Utilities Service, LLC Project Manager in Aurora, Illinois
We are currently seeking a Project Manager to join our team. Under the direction of ECI’s Director of Operations, the Project Manager acts as leader for a group of supervisors and/or CUFs to achieve client/utility specific goals. The position is focused on ensuring compliance with utility contract specifications and/or regulatory requirements and may act as the front-line communicator with the client. The meeting of ECI and client objectives in the areas of safety, work quality, productivity, cost-effective vegetation control, and customer satisfaction are key indicators of success in this position.
During these uncertain times, you can take pride in knowing you are an essential employee . Our team members work independently in an outdoor environment and follow all CDC recommended guidelines and company safety protocols relevant to COVID-19.
WHAT WE OFFER:
Industry competitive pay.
Company vehicle with fuel card to take to and from home & work.
Medical/Health/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance, effective Day 1 for full time team members.
Paid Holidays, Vacation and Sick Leave.
Weekly pay checks and direct deposit.
Participation in Employee Referral Program (must meet eligibility requirements).
Boot and clothing program (company funded).
Ongoing training and assistance with obtaining industry certifications.
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
Lead group of employees to maximize safety, quality, productivity, and other key metrics.
Perform employee evaluations and other employee engagement activities
Integrate, inspire, positively influence, and engage others to apply ECI’s Vision, Mission, Values and Principles (VMVPs) in daily activities and decisions.
Identify opportunities for improving safety and immediately report, per the Incident Reporting Guidelines &/or utility reporting guidelines, injuries, unsafe working conditions, unsafe work processes, and potential hazards.
Abide by ECI’s Code of Safe Practices, Injury and Illness Prevention Program, Wildfire Preparedness and Prevention Plan, and safe driving principles, practices, and policies.
Develop and implement program-specific programs and documentation as needed to meet client &/or ECI management’s goals, including Key Process Indicators (KPIs)
Provide professional customer service to foster positive client, community, and agency relations.
Lead storm, post-fire, and emergency-related response work as needed.
At the request of the utility and/or ECI management, lead in training, field reviews, meetings, incident investigations, and public events
As needed, work with ECI management and Human Resources to enact discipline to ensure highest standard of employee performance.
Perform other functions as requested by ECI or utility.
WHAT YOU NEED TO HAVE:
Bachelor’s degree in forestry, natural resources, or related discipline or 3-5 years of strong utility operations management experience.
ISA Arborist Certification with Utility Specialist designation.
Solid local tree identification skills.
Skilled personnel management and resource development.
Proven ability to lead and motivate a team of subordinates to exceed key process indicators.
Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
Independent decision making and problem-solving skills.
Flexible and able to multitask; can work within an ambiguous, fast-moving environment, while also driving toward clarity and solutions; demonstrated resourcefulness in setting priorities and guiding investment in people and systems.
Knowledge or practical experience in all aspects of integrated vegetation management in the utility field
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to represent ECI and its services in a professional and positive manner.
Strong knowledge of & experience in common computer applications, with ability to learn new programs.
WHAT WOULD BE AMAZING TO HAVE:
- Prior experience with GIS software/technology.
Environmental Consultants (ECI) is a leading provider of vegetation and asset management consulting services to the utility industry. Successful professionals at ECI have come from a variety of backgrounds, including: forestry, arboriculture, natural resource management, biology, landscape maintenance, horticulture, nursery management, environmental sciences, geology, agriculture, parks & recreation management, urban forestry, geography, and more. For more information visit our website www.eci-consulting.com
Applicants must pass a pre-employment drug test and a criminal background check.
All candidates must possess a valid driver's license and have a good driving record.
ECI is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. EOE/AA: Minority/Female/ Vets/ Disabled.
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