Senior Project Manager

Location
Fergus Falls, Minnesota
Posted
Aug 10, 2022
Closes
Aug 31, 2022
Employment Status
Full Time

At Otter Tail Power Company, our employees support the communities we serve by producing reliable, affordable, and environmentally responsible electricity. Everyone has an important role in accomplishing these objectives! In the Senior Project Manager role, the following activities are performed:

  • Manage a portfolio of current and future transmission line and substation projects Oversee project management activities throughout the project life cycle Drive projects to completion while maintaining a safe work environment, staying on budget and on schedule Secure funds for routine and on-routine capital projects and manage work orders

To be successful in this role, we’re looking for candidates who possess the following skills and traits:

  • There’s a lot of innovation in our industry and we want positive, can-do people who are resilient through the challenges that sometimes come with change. Excellent communication and interpersonal relationship as you partner with various internal and external teams and stakeholders. We’re looking for someone who can hit the ground running so extensive knowledge of project management is required. We have a lot to accomplish so top candidates will be able to independently direct and manage their own and various teams’ time and responsibilities. Balancing many projects and initiatives will be necessary to succeed. Our many internal and external teams and stakeholders will benefit most from a confident and experienced Project Manager. Safety is one of our values so knowledge of OSHA requirements is required. PMP Certification or ability and willingness to obtain within a year of position acceptance

Offering:

We believe employment is a partnership and we expect excellence from our talented employees. To support our employees and help them thrive in their career experience and goals, we offer:

  • Competitive wage & benefit package. Employee Stock Ownership options Retirement Savings Fund with employer match Health insurance plan options

Training – our employee are provided training and development opportunities each year! This includes safety – one of our 5 values and key to our success –, technical, compliance and developmental training. Career development is critical to our long-term success. Otter Tail Power employees have opportunities to participate in various leadership development programs, gain access to an a la carte online leadership course catalog, receive mentorship from current leaders and more! Access to mental health support from the experts at The Village Family Service Center. If this sounds like a great fit for you, apply today.

Don’t wait too long though! To apply, visit our careers page at www.otpco.com.  We’ll accept applications through August 31, 2022.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.