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:


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What do you get to do in this position

The Project Manager is responsible for the overall direction, planning, execution, control and completion of projects in accordance with contractual commitments and in compliance with the company’s policies, processes and procedures for the execution of projects. The Project Manager is responsible for overseeing the efforts of team members, partners, third-party contractors and consultants in order to deliver projects in line with agreed upon performance indicators.

This position is responsible for the following tasks and duties:
  • Defining project scope, goals, methodology and deliverables.
  • Developing full scale project plans and defining project tasks and resource requirements.
  • Managing project budgets, resource allocation and day-to-day operational aspects.
  • Providing direction and support to the project team.
  • Planning project timelines and tracking project deliverables using appropriate tools.
  • Ensuring project deliverables meet company quality standards and contract requirements.
  • Reviewing deliverables prepared by the team before passing them to the client.
  • Overseeing quality control throughout the project life cycle.
  • Minimizing exposure and risk on a project.
  • Developing and implementing recovery/mitigation plans for unanticipated events/risks.
  • Diligently managing the ‘change order’ process.
  • Constantly monitoring and reporting on progress to concerned stakeholders.
  • Ensuring project documents are complete, current and stored appropriately.
  • Assisting in evaluating and assessing project KPIs.
  • Developing relationships with clients that foster long term business ties.
  • Following up with clients, when necessary, regarding unpaid invoices.
  • Suggesting areas for improvement in internal processes along with possible solutions.
  • Actively participating in QMS and HSE programs.
  • Using the required processes and procedures to execute work.
  • Reporting any existing or potential safety and QMS nonconformities to a supervisor, Quality Manager or HSE Coordinator.
  • Maintaining a clean work area through daily housekeeping, as required.
  • Other duties, as required.



The following educational requirements apply to this position:
  • Bachelor degree in electrical engineering or equivalent


The following skills apply to this position:
  • Critical thinking, problem solving and conflict management.
  • Planning, organizing and decision making.
  • Stakeholder management and effective communication.
  • Detail oriented and the ability to multi-task.
  • Functional knowledge using Microsoft Office suite.


The following level of experience is required for this position:
  • 8+ years of proven project management experience in the electrical industry. Candidates with a demonstrable track record in overseeing the planning and execution of large integrated projects involving electrical distribution equipment and/or industrial automation systems will be given preference

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. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric:


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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 Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.



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