Certis




Project Manager
California
Sacramento Metro Area
Construction
Project Manager
Energy;Municipalities
JN -072020-204

Certis Solutoins has an opening for a Project Manager based out of Sacramento, California, working on Electrical Engineering projects.  This role will often be involved in the entire scope of the project from initiation through close-out. The Project Manager will be responsible for the successful initiation, planning, execution, control and close-out of electrical engineering projects. The work will be performed at the client site with some minimal travel. 


  • Provide strategic project management leadership for large and complex renewable projects
  • Responsible for the overall management of the project scope, schedule and cost
  • Accountable for key project decision making
  • Manage a collaborative project team to ensure each key functional project discipline is meeting the planned project scope, schedule and cost
  • Lead overall project – coaching, conflict resolution, facilitation, motivation and negotiation
  • Responsible for leading project meetings
  • Function as the point person for contract negotiation and management
  • Assess project risk and proactively develop mitigation plans
  • Proactively manage project requests for information and action items
  • Work collaboratively with the Project Controls team to ensure project schedules and costs are managed and tracking to plan
  • Responsible for negotiating and executing contracts and services agreements.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
  • Demonstrate excellent leadership, verbal/written communications, time management, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Consistently produce results that meet goals, has high work standards, and understands the business environment and processes
  • Work to be performed at the client site



  • 5-10 years of project management experience is preferred 
  • Experience with Civil in Renewable projects desirable
  • Demonstrate the ability to be organized and work on multiple projects and meet deadlines by setting priorities
  • Must be able to prepare clear and concise status updates and reports as required
  • Proven experience in Microsoft Software Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project)
  • Must be able to travel to project sites as required
  • Must have permanent work authorization for the US



  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field required
  • PMP Certification preferred
  • PE desirable