1+ months

Project Manager III or IV

Arizona Public Service (APS)
Phoenix, Arizona 85004

Our employees are important to the success and future of our organization and our customers’ experiences. At APS, our pay, and benefits, along with retirement, recognition, time off, career development and well-being, make up our Total Rewards program. It is an important part of the employee experience at APS and supports your personal well-being and professional satisfaction. We are committed to providing programs that matter to our employees throughout all life and career phases.  

What Your Day Would Be Like:
The APS Project Manager III or IV has oversight for large-scale projects that have significant and broad financial and/or operational impact across one or more business units or enterprise-wide. Manages and oversees the management of multi-year projects or projects with highly compressed schedules. Leads large, cross-functional, multi-disciplinary project teams which may include other Project Managers. Stakeholders may include PNW Board of Directors, external agencies and public officials. Project budgets are typically between $10,000,000 to $50,000,000. Projects involve significant financial/operational risk and/or innovative or industry changing technology and are identified as high/extreme complexity as defined within the APS Project Complexity guidelines. Communicates status updates and results to senior executives, enterprise-wide stakeholders and, at times, PNW Board of Directors and external stakeholders.  

APS Generation Major Projects team is searching for project managers with utility-scale natural gas power plant and/or renewable energy technology experience.

Requirements

Level III 

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, Construction Management, Information Systems or related field OR an equivalent combination of college coursework and experience as a Project Manager or related responsibilities defining and/or managing project scopes, timelines, budgets and delivery equaling four (4) years, and
  • Eight (8) years related project management experience.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification required (any exception requires Project Management peer group approval, and the employee must acquire PMP certification within 12 months of hire).

 

Level IV 

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, Construction Management, Information Systems or related field OR an equivalent combination of college coursework and experience as a Project Manager or related responsibilities defining and/or managing project scopes, timelines, budgets, and delivery equaling four (4) years, and
  • Twelve (12) years related project management experience.
  • PMP certification required. Experience managing large, complex, high impact projects. Extensive understanding of project management processes, principles, and methodologies. Advanced functional/technical knowledge of the business units’ line of business, practices, and procedures may be preferred or required. Strong critical thinking and creativity skills along with the ability to exercise sound judgment by making decisions based on accurate and timely analyses. Able to understand needs and values of stakeholders and team members and apply that understanding to motivate behaviors and results. Proven ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with all levels of personnel and other departments. Experience in directing multi-discipline teams. Demonstrated leadership, project management and organizational skills. Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication, negotiation, and people management skills. Adapts to changing environment, shifting priorities and uncertainty.

Salary Details

  • Performance-based annual incentive opportunity
  • Annual pay review
  • Individual recognition cash awards
  • 401 K Savings Plan
  • Pension Plan – Company funded cash balance plan

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Posted: 2022-12-28 Expires: 2023-02-11

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Project Manager III or IV

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