ABB is a supreme technology company worldwide that quickens the transformation of society and industry to get a more productive and sustainable future. ABB is a Swish- Swedish multinational company. The headquarters of ABB are located in Zurich, Switzerland and Vasteras, Sweden. ABB operates specifically in robotics, power, heavy electrical equipment and automation technology areas. ABB has been a Fortune 500 company worldwide and is ranked 341st in the Fortune Global 500 list of 2018. ABB was founded in 1883 by Ludvig Fredholm. ABB was formed when ASEA and BBC Brown Boveri merged together on August 10, 1987. ABB started expanding in Central and Eastern Europe in the early 1990s. Bjorn Rosengren is the CEO of ABB. ABB enables its customers to generate, transmit and distribute electricity efficiently to increase productivity in commercial and utility operations all around the world. Today, ABB research centres are expanding all over the world and developing ways to power society without consuming the earth.
Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
Industrial Solutions empowers smarter business operations by connecting equipment, software, and services to protect, control, and optimize assets within electrical infrastructures. Across multiple energy-intensive industries, the business provides customers with end-to-end product and service solutions that help ensure the reliability and protection of their electrical infrastructure.
The Associate Project Manager will demonstrate leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.
Your responsibilities Plan and implement electrical projects at various customer work sites in the US, including the activities of staff and subcontractors
Electrical projects will be focused in the commercial construction markets and may include, but are not limited to, retail, airports, entertainment, hospitals, education (schools, colleges, universities) and multi-story residential.
Be the primary customer contact for the duration of each project. May commission, resolve specification issues, handle correspondence, provide periodic updates, ensure customer satisfaction, and negotiate / coordinate with staff as appropriate
Respond to call-out type repair requests from customers
Translate customer needs / requirements into detailed project plans while driving internal execution to meet project targets and on time delivery
Manage a network of internal and external resources (including contractors) in support of project execution
Identify opportunities to expand the project in ways that bring value to our customer and satisfy our profitability requirements
Take part in the writing of reports that describe the results of a project
Assemble and customize contractually required documentation at the onset and end of a project
Participate in the development of proposals for projects
Manage the project budget and timeline and ensure the resources are available to complete the project within budget and on time in order to meet customer obligations
Effectively lead and manage multiple projects simultaneously while meeting or exceeding loading targets of greater than or equal to the average for your role, with a minimum of: $6-8MM (30 – 40 projects)
Ensure that delivered products and services achieve highest quality and performance levels
Negotiate change orders with the customers
Professionally represent GE during all customer communications
Manage a varied staff that will include employees, customers, partner companies, or subcontractors
Your background Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum 4 years of experience in an engineering or project management position)
Minimum 3 additional year of experience in a project management, engineering or manufacturing role
Minimum 3 years of project management experience working in a lead capacity implementing projects in a field environment
Ability and willingness to travel, as required
Candidates must already have a work authorization that allows them to work for ABB in United States.