Company: Hargrave Power
Skills: Budget / Cost Control, Construction Manager, Estimating, HR - General, IT - Networking & Telecom, PR / Corporate Communications, Project Controls, Project Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Some College
Salary: TBD Upon Experience
Location: Grand Prairie, TX, TX, US
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Hargrave Power, Inc. (Hargrave Power) is a Quanta company operating in the Central Southwest part of the United States. The company performs Transmission, Distribution and Substation construction and maintenance and Emergency Restoration Services serving Utilities, Electric Cooperatives, Municipalities and Independent Power Producers. Hargrave Power is a subsidiary of Quanta Services, which offers a range of specialized contracting services that include the design, installation, maintenance and repair of virtually every type of network infrastructure. Quanta delivers end-to-end network solutions for the electric power, telecommunications, broadband cable and gas pipeline industries.

Job Title: Assistant Project Manager/Project Controls Technician

Employment Type: Full-Time Position

Location: Based in Grand Prairie

Job sites: Multiple

Job Description: Corporation is seeking an experienced Assistant Project Manager in the field of electrical transmission and substation construction. The assistant project manager will assist Senior Project Staff and will work with the field superintendents and construction managers to meet all project objectives throughout its life cycle.

Experience Required:

  • At least 5 years of experience as an Assistant Project Manager, preferably in the field of Electrical Transmission Construction.

  • Certification in Project Management and/or University Degree in Construction Management, Business, Engineering, or equivalent field experience in the electrical transmission industry is preferred.

  • Possess general knowledge of electrical transmission line construction.

  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools.

  • Experience creating and maintain construction schedules in Primavera P6 and/or Microsoft Project.

  • Experience creating budgets, updating cost reports, and creating invoices.

  • Ability to read construction contracts and identifying / monitoring risk.

  • Proven experience in people management.

  • Experience in working both independently and in team environments.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute task in a high pressure environment.

  • Experience in change and conflict management.

  • Estimating experience is a plus.


  • Perform unit takeoffs from construction drawings and identify scope of work.

  • Manage day-to-day project correspondence and controls.

  • Reviews all project deliverables before they are submitted to the client.

  • Create project budgets, cash flow projections, and updated cost reports.

  • Effectively communicate relevant project information to superiors.

  • Participate in project presentations with team members.

Work Conditions:

  • Full time position working normal business hours Monday – Friday.
  • Overtime may be required.

  • Work primarily in division / field offices

  • Travel is required.

Certifications Preferred, not mandatory:

  • CAPM

Quanta Services safely provides engineering, procurement and construction services for comprehensive infrastructure needs in the electric power and oil and natural gas industries. With a workforce tens of thousands strong and offices across North America and abroad, Quanta is the premier provider in the industries it serves. Through a team of electric power and oil and gas service companies, Quanta Services is the complete solution.

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