Company: Wood
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Kennesaw, US

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a Project Manager to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have solid project management experience, leadership experience, excellent communication skills, and ability to work with a group of experienced professionals.

Project Manager shall be responsible for all aspects of a project. This includes planning, estimating, design coordination, and coordination and control of a project from its inception to the time it is completed. You will be responsible for ensuring that the client's requirements regarding the functionality and standards are met. You will also be responsible for ensuring that that the project is completed successfully. The Project Manager is responsible for dealing with any delays that may happen during the project, emergencies and/or unforeseen conditions that may occur. A professional engineering license and Project Management Professional certification is desired. This position requires a minimum of 10 years of project management experience.


This position reports into our Kennesaw, GA office, but work location is flexible and open to telecommuting

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Strong commitment to company's safety and quality programs and ensure safety practices are adhered to on all projects
  • Developing and maintaining client relationships
  • Planning, directing and coordinating investigative studies and all types of designs
  • Generating proposals, change order requests, and track client billings
  • Scheduling and estimating the time required to complete the project
  • Managing/working on technical assignments and direct design related projects
  • Managing scope, organization, budget, and schedule from simple to complex $1M+ projects
  • Managing multiple projects at one time
  • Coordinate and work with multi-disciplined engineering staff throughout the U.S. Determine the best source of internal resources and ensure sufficient project staff are available
  • Overseeing construction projects, managing resources and coordinating design changes during the construction process
  • Ensuring projects are completed within established Design Standards
  • Ensuring projects are completed within schedule and budget; and develop contingency strategy if schedule or budget are not being met
  • Overseeing the selection of trade contractors and general contractors who are ideal for the completion of a project
  • Obtaining the necessary licenses or permits
  • Maintaining compliance with all applicable regulations
  • Some overnight travel required

Skills / Qualifications

  • BS. or M.S. in engineering, desired
  • 10+ years of related experience
  • Preferred Project Management Professional certification
  • Valid driver's license
  • Flexibility to work and travel outside normal business hours as required
  • Construction background desirable
  • Desire for continuous learning and ability to learn quickly on the job
  • Must be computer proficient with working knowledge of MS Excel and Word

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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