Company: Bureau Veritas
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Owings Mills, Maryland, United States


A WORLD LEADER IN TESTING, INSPECTION & CERTIFICATION SERVICES

Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.

This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.Owings MillsMaryland

Do you enjoy traveling the country and seeing new places? Do you have a keen eye for details and enjoy applying that to new environments every day? Do you pride yourself on providing technical excellence to customers?

WE are looking for YOU if...

...you have experience directing and managing project development and program management from beginning to end. This includes but is not limited to surveying job sites, developing proposals, working with vendors to procure materials, drawings, permits, scheduling projects, and assignment of vendors. We are looking for you if you have direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution. We are looking for you if you have proven experience managing a team of people. We are looking for you if you have a degree in Construction, Architecture, or Engineering. We are looking for you if traveling 80% of the week excites you!

YOU are looking for US if...

... you are looking for an opportunity to become an integral part of an innovative and winning team that emphasizes respect, integrity, and reliability. You are looking for us if you want to enter an environment that fosters personal and professional growth with limitless possibilities for development and advancement. You are looking for us if you enjoy a fast-paced, work-hard play-hard environment working with industry experts who are also awesome people!

We are committed to providing our employees a flexible work environment with equal opportunity for learning and personal growth. At BUREAU VERITAS, we are honest & caring-above all, crazy accountable, passionate for excellence, seriously working & playfully living! Here, we grow! If this sounds like you, join the BUREAU VERITAS team!

You will be primarily responsible for...

...directing the daily operations of the Turnkey Services department. This position ensures that all projects are surveyed, designed, constructed according to customer specification within required timeframes and budgets. This position will ensure the efficient use of employees, contractors, and other partners as needed to complete the project on time and within budget. Other tasks such as scheduling projects, setting up vendors, developing partnerships, and oversight of financials will be assigned as required. This position will require a significant amount of travel throughout the United States.

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ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other job-related duties may be assigned in conformance with state and federal regulations.
  • Direct and manage project development and program management from beginning to end. This includes but is not limited to surveying job sites, developing proposals, working with vendors to procure materials, drawings, permits, scheduling projects, and assignment of Vendors. Ensure all projects and programs are completed to internal and client satisfaction.
  • Develop and achieve financial objectives of the department. Review financial statements, sales reports, and activity reports as well as any other data to measure productivity.
  • Analyze variances and determine areas needing cost reductions or improvements. Confer with Director of Project Management to plan and develop methods and procedures to achieve greater efficiencies.
  • Supervise, direct, and control the day to day activities of the department.
  • Works with Director of Project Management to determine proper staffing. Interviews, schedules, trains, assigns work, establishes performance expectations, and monitors performance results.
  • Responds to and resolves client/vendor issues as needed.
  • Work directly with sales team to acquire new business.
  • Partner with team to present project proposals that meet customer requirements and satisfy profit targets.
  • Partner with team to plan and implement project plans and timelines. Define project roles and responsibilities.
  • Assemble project teams as required. Provide technical advice and direction to make sure all scope of work requirements is met and complete.
  • Develop a system of tracking invoices from vendors, works with team to pay invoices from partners in a timely manner.
  • Develop a system for submitting invoices. Work directly with E team and Project Coordinator to ensure invoices are submitted in a timely manner.
  • Work with partners to secure bid bonds as needed for programs as required by clients.
  • Work with sales team and Project Managers to develop a client playbook and documentation library as needed.
  • Ability to communicate clearly/adequately and be client facing
  • Provide program management for multiple sites and states
  • Knowledge of construction components, process, and methodologies
  • Manage every aspect of the development process including consultants, general contractors, vendors, specialty contractors, budgets, internal departments, and developers
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals, and deliverables
  • Plan and schedule project timelines
  • Set and continually manage project expectations with team members
  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems, and solutions
  • Oversee all due diligence functions
  • Manage each phase of the project including entitlement, design, permitting, bidding, contracting, construction, store start up, store turnover, and project close out
  • Web Based project management
  • Proficient in facilities or new construction
  • Provide direction and support to the project team
  • Ability to climb ladders (including vertical ladders up multiple stories) and/or steep roof stairs (for each building assessed, at least once per on-site assessment)
  • Ability to travel, on average, approximately 80% of time to client sites across the U.S. via plane or driving.
  • May be required to climb ladder during onsite.
  • Due to the possession of special skills or experience, may be assigned to perform various types of services such as, but not limited to: facility condition assessments, structural, mechanical, civil, or environmental surveys; pre-construction document reviews; construction monitoring; desk reviews; report reviews; or document review. This position may also be assigned to provide training programs.
  • Enhances professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks and participating in professional societies.
  • Complies with federal, state and local legal requirements by studying new and existing legislation; anticipating future legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on necessary action.
  • Protects operations by keeping company information confidential.
  • Delivers outstanding customer service through timely response and proactive solutions to clients needs.
  • Demonstrates BV's guiding principles in support of the company's strategic goals.
  • Follows all documented policies, Standard Operating Procedures, and Work Instructions applicable to the position and support of BV's quality standards.
  • Maintains safe and clean work area by complying with all procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
  • Ability to work from remote location.


QUALIFICATIONS : To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions .
  • Education and/or Experience:
    • B.S. or B.A. degree with a minimum of (5) years retail project management experience; or 15 years retail project management experience. Degree in Construction, Architecture, or Engineering preferred but not required
    • 5 (years) direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
    • Proven experience (5 years) in managing people
  • Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
    • Strong consideration will be given to those that are PMP and LEED certified
    • Valid driver's license is required
    • Personal credit sufficient to charge business travel expenses of up to $3,000 required.
  • Other Qualifications:
    • Must have a clean driving record
    • Must be able to work from a remote location
    • Must be willing to fly and live near (or be willing to relocate to) a major metropolitan area with reasonable access to a major airport
    • Ability to travel, on average, approximately 80% of time to client sites across the U.S. via plane or driving.
    • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with BV employees and customers
    • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications with a strong emphasis in MS PowerPoint, Outlook, Word, and Excel
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Excellent time management skills including ability to perform multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment and ability to work independently.
    • Excellent computer skills
    • Ability to use and skillfully operate an electronic tablet efficiently in the field for live data collection is essential to this position


PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to:
  • stand
  • sit
  • walk (for most of an 8-hour work day and up to 3 to 4 continuous hours at one time)
  • climb steps
  • Climb ladders (including vertical ladders up multiple stories) and/or steep roof stairs (for each building assessed, at least once per on-site assessment)
  • balance
  • stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl (to observe basement and grade-level crawl spaces, and/or to read equipment data plates when necessary)
  • talk or hear
  • occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds
  • use hands to finger, handle, or feel
  • reach with hands and arms
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to travel, on average, up to 80% of time to client sites across the U.S. via plane and driving. Overnight stays away from home may be required.


WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

EEO/AAE: Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/V/D are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, gender, marital status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities, "disabled Veterans", or Veterans with service-connected disabilities, are encouraged to apply. We value the service Veterans have given to our country and we strongly support the hiring of returning Service Members. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

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Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.

As a trusted partner, Bureau Veritas offers innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.

Bureau Veritas core values include integrity and ethics, impartial counsel and validation, customer focus and safety at work.


Bureau Veritas is recognized and accredited by major national and international organizations.