Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Birmingham


Project Manager II

The Project Manager II is responsible for achieving the project’s objectives.  S/he works closely with the Project Sales Lead, Project Sponsor, and Project Team to define the project objectives and create and execute a plan for achieving those objectives.  The Project Manager II has a working knowledge of the technical and organizational environments in which the project deliverables are created and in which they will be used.  The Project Manager II must be an excellent communicator at all levels within the project environment, be proactive, exhibit strong leadership qualities, and can adapt to a dynamic and potentially geographically disbursed project environment.  The Project Manager II is responsible for maintaining client satisfaction and project success.
Schneider Electric™ creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment:
Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.
What do you get to do in this position?
Responsible for project site safety
Manage the client relationship and ensure client satisfaction
Manage scope, schedule, resources, and budget commitments
Prepare forecasting and financial data for business unit review
Schedule and conduct all project meetings
Manage the change order, risk, and issues logs
Train, mentor, and evaluate internal project personnel
Coordinate internal and external teams to execute the scope of work

This job might be for you if:

Four-year degree / technical degree and/or 7-10 years relative construction management experience
Ability to manage medium to large sized project and moderate complexity required
Ability to manage multiple project portfolio required
Strong communication (written and verbal) and project management/organization skills required
Proficient in Microsoft Office programs including but not limited to, MS Project, Word and Excel preferred
Financial acumen and understanding required
Passionate about customer service and team success required
Leadership skills: team building, empower and delegate authority, ability to build rapport and consensus required
Thorough understanding of contract procedures and tactics required
Advanced knowledge of contract law, codes, standards, and industry construction knowledge preferred
Understanding of ESCO lower / higher education or municipality projects

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.
We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company.
We’re looking for people with a passion for success — on the job and beyond.
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You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled.
It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct.
Concerning agencies:
Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such.
Schneider Electric is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
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About the company

Schneider Electric SE is a European multinational corporation that specializes in electricity distribution, automation management and produces installation components for energy management. It is headquartered in Rueil-Malmaison, France and is also based at the World Trade Center of Grenoble.

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation.

Schneider Electric develops technologies and solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green. The Group invests in R&D in order to sustain innovation and differentiation, with a strong commitment to sustainable development.

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