Advanced Project Manager -Defense eVinci in Cranberry Township, PA at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

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Job ID: 30165BR

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an exciting opportunity for an Advanced Project Manager - Defense eVinci in the Westinghouse Government Services group.Your Day-to-Day:
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Advanced Project Manager within the Defense eVinci Mobile Nuclear Power Plant project in Westinghouse Government Services. This project involves the development and design execution of a military micro reactor application.

In this position, the Advanced Project Manager can expect to be responsible for the following:

• Complete all aspects of planning process including authoring project plans and developing scope, schedule, and cost baselines.
• Manage all aspects of project including scope, schedule, cost, risk, procurement, quality, resources, communications, and stakeholders. Interpret and transmit project/contract requirements, and subsequent changes, to functional groups following an integrated change management process. Coordinate project communications ensuring team, customer, and all stakeholders are kept informed of status. Maintain project databases, systems, and procedures to ensure efficient handling and transmission of project correspondence and documentation between project team members.
• Properly close project by archiving work in financial, scheduling, document management, and resource management systems/tools. Perform final project quality assessment and report out. Identify and communicate opportunities for improvement, lessons, and risk avoidance for future work.
• Identify, assess, and implement improvement opportunities that will add value.

Minimum Requirements:

Who You Are:As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team:

• Bachelor’s degree. Applicable disciplines are Project Management, Engineering, Business, Construction Management, or related technical discipline or equivalency required.
• Either (a) 4 years project management experience or (b) 2 years of project management experience and 2 years of experience in a technical role in the nuclear or construction industry.
• Familiar with the Project Management Institute (PMI®)’s Project Management Body of Knowledge required. PMI Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) or Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification or other equivalent project management certification completed or in progress strongly preferred. Project controls-related certification (scheduling, estimating, earned value, risk, etc.) will be viewed as a plus.
• Demonstrated ability or understanding of the transformation of data to information for visual reports; database concepts in order to manage data within systems; the interaction of company functions that are touch points to projects (Finance, Legal, Quality, Supply Chain, etc.). High-quality presentation skills.
• Thorough understanding of project controls and administration systems, techniques and practices. Understand information needs of project management.
• Strong Computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
• Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
• Ability to apply for government Security Clearance
• Up to 5% travel may be required
• 10+ years of experience

Preferred Requirements:
• Previous experience with nuclear technology development
• Previous experience with Department of Defense projects
• Previous Security Clearance


"Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety & Quality First

  • Valuing Ethics, Integrity & Diversity

  • Passion for Serving Our Customers Globally

  • Dedication to Each Other Through Servant Leadership

  • Creating Value for Shareholders, Customers and Employees

  • Consistently Delivering Our Commitments.

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being. In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting link

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