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POST DATE 9/17/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

Schneider Electric Nashville, TN

Company
Schneider Electric
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
0031EO
AJE Ref #
576206813
Location
Nashville, TN
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Schneider Electric is recruiting for a Project Manager to be part of our Power Monitoring and Controls - East Region Project Office.

Coordinates and monitors customer facing technical projects from initiation through delivery, ensuring that projects are completed on schedule, within budget, and most importantly high customer satisfaction. This position includes project planning, resource allocation, estimating, execution, implementation and support. The individual will work closely with the customer, contractor, and internal resources to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of solutions deployed in support of project goals and objectives.

Responsibilities & Key Tasks
-Works closely with internal and external stakeholders, and customers in overseeing and coordinating project priorities, scope, resource requirements, and timing of deliverables
-Assists management with evaluation and development of a project plan and participates in the planning and formulation of design alternatives and solutions
-Monitors project deliverables and progress through continuous communication with project members and key stakeholders
-Remains aware of any potential problems and works to mitigate any risks
-Prepares reports on project progress and problems
-Ensures projects are completed according to corporate and customer plan

Essential


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-A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent, combined with 5 years of relevant project management work experience
- Preferred location: Nashville, TN area. Other locations may be considered only for very strong candidates
-Computer proficiency in MS Project, Office and Visio
-Knowledge of contract documents and ability to clearly understand specifications
-Ability to negotiate and manage contractual arrangements
-Ability to work and contribute as an effective team player in a fast paced deadline driven environment
-Developed interpersonal skills with an ability to interact effectively with internal and external customers of various technical abilities, including experience working with contractors, consultants, and sales staff as required.
-Ability to self-manage, multi-task and learn new skills quickly
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Ability to travel up to 30% to various customer sites in the East' region.

Desirable

-PMP Certification
-Knowledge and experience in Power Monitoring Systems, control/automation industry (metering, transformers, switchgear, circuit breakers, PLCs, drives), energy management, power distribution
-Experience managing personnel
-Knowledge and/or experience of competitor products and services
-Knowledge and/or training in applicable OSHA regulations.







Care. Connect. Challenge. Commit.
Our values define our company. Who we are, our customer approach, how we do business, what its like to work here, and the kind of people we want to attract and retain. We care for our planet, our customers, our company, our team, and ourselves. We connect to customers and colleagues, we are open and respectful. We challenge others and embrace challenges ourselves. We commit to change by leading the change.

At Schneider Electric, because we value our employees, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision, matching 401(k), training and development opportunities and much more. Join Schneider Electric and together, lets make the most of your energy.
Schedule: !*!



-A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent, combined with 5 years of relevant project management work experience
- Preferred location: Nashville, TN area. Other locations may be considered only for very strong candidates
-Computer proficiency in MS Project, Office and Visio
-Knowledge of contract documents and ability to clearly understand specifications
-Ability to negotiate and manage contractual arrangements
-Ability to work and contribute as an effective team player in a fast paced deadline driven environment
-Developed interpersonal skills with an ability to interact effectively with internal and external customers of various technical abilities, including experience working with contractors, consultants, and sales staff as required.
-Ability to self-manage, multi-task and learn new skills quickly
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Ability to travel up to 30% to various customer sites in the East' region.

Desirable

-PMP Certification
-Knowledge and experience in Power Monitoring Systems, control/automation industry (metering, transformers, switchgear, circuit breakers, PLCs, drives), energy management, power distribution
-Experience managing personnel
-Knowledge and/or experience of competitor products and services
-Knowledge and/or training in applicable OSHA regulations.







Care. Connect. Challenge. Commit.
Our values define our company. Who we are, our customer approach, how we do business, what its like to work here, and the kind of people we want to attract and retain. We care for our planet, our customers, our company, our team, and ourselves. We connect to customers and colleagues, we are open and respectful. We challenge others and embrace challenges ourselves. We commit to change by leading the change.

At Schneider Electric, because we value our employees, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision, matching 401(k), training and development opportunities and much more. Join Schneider Electric and together, lets make the most of your energy.

Additional Benefits

Tuition Rembursement and Health Club Reimbursement