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Posted: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 7:05 PM

Project Manager
Reference Code:31661
United States (US):Houston,TX
Job Category:Engineering; Project Management
Employment Type:Employee Full:time
Relocation Eligibility:This position is not eligible for our relocation program
General Information:
Reporting to the Team Lead, Project Management you will execute projects relating to natural gas pipeline integrity capital and expense maintenance. You will work closely with Engineering, Construction Services and various other internal groups in the Houston office and within the regions. This position will focus on pipeline and facility maintenance projects.
The successful candidate might initially be required to spend significant amount of his/her time in the field on various projects gaining valuable experience to be directly applied to specific duties including:
:Multiple site visits to promote the alignment of TransCanada and Contractors safety culture;
:Coordinating resources for emergency situations;
:Providing technical guidance to junior and intermediate Project Managers;
:Perform time and cost management of the project including setting budgets, schedules, managing project cost change control and variance reporting;
:Demonstrate an understanding of the numerous department stakeholders expectations and expert contributions and how they can contribute to the project success;
:Following all aspects of the project management principles with specific emphasis on: Key stakeholder expectations, communication plans, risk management plans, change control and escalation plans, resource plans, procurement plans that includes contract development, schedules and budgets, etc., preparation of formal reports, lead in the continuing development of company Project Management tools and processes, leading program area business reviews to focus team achievement on business objectives.
Qualifications and Education:
:Outstanding communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills;
:Self:starter that can work well within a team environment;
:Ability to quickly understand new processes and related issues;
:Good relationship building skills both internally and externally;
:Demonstrated competence in guiding teams in making quality decisions;
:Comfortable and skilled in influencing others at various levels in the organization;
:Excellent computer skills : experience with MS Project and Microsoft Office;
:Strong communication, analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills.
:4:year University Engineering degree;
:Minimum of 3 years of natural gas or oil pipeline related experience;
:Professional Engineer or eligible for Professional Engineering License is a plus;
:Recognized Project Management training with PMP certification is a plus;

*Depending on the qualifications of the applicants, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.
Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.
All positions require background screening. Some include criminal and/or credit checks in order to comply with regulations.
Please apply to this posting by 04/03/2017. , go to jobs.transcanada and enter Reference Code 31661. Only applications submitted through the TransCanada Careers website will be acknowledged.
TransCanada is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E:Verify program supervised by the U.S. Government.
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• Location: Houston

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