Senior Service Project Manager

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GE Renewable Energy

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Oakbrook Terrace, IL, United States

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8 days ago

Job Description Summary

Senior Service Project Manager is responsible for Large service project delivery, warranty, management of project related activities and resources, profit & loss accountability and customer relations and satisfaction. The role has strong autonomy, requiring high levels of operational judgment.

Job Description

About us:
Grid Solutions, a GE Renewable Energy business, serves customers globally with over 12,000 employees. We provide power utilities and industries worldwide with equipment, systems, and
services to bring power reliably and efficiently from the point of generation to end power consumers. We are focused on addressing the challenges of the energy transition by enabling the safe and reliable connection of renewable and distributed energy resources to the grid. For more about GE’s Grid Solutions, visit

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Manage communications with customers (meetings, reviews (FAT,…), conference call, …
  • Responsible to improve the project management processes : project preparation, Service contracts, etc.
  • Ensure the profitability (no margin deviation) of the projects as per budget defined at tendering stage.
  • Ensure the compliance with GE EHS rules
  • Review customer PO vs GE offer during transfer meeting to identify potential risks and contractual deviations.
  • Responsible to entertain kick-off meeting with customer with the different parties involved to define properly the roles and responsibilities and contractual commitments.
  • Responsible to issue the variation orders
  • Responsible of all communications with customers
  • Manage the field specialists’ assignment and coordinate customer project execution
  • Ensure the availability of equipment and software required
  • Responsible of administrative tasks related to the projects
  • Produce the post-mortem of the the projects

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree specialized in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of 10 years of proved Project Management experience

Desired Characteristics:

  • Proficiency Spoken & Written - English Must
  • Proficiency Spoken & Written - French Desirable
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects.
  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.
  • Established project management skills.
  • Flexible in work and in travelling to domestic or international locations.
  • Team player & Good communication skills.
  • Customer oriented.
  • Pragmatic, results and quality oriented.
  • EHS focused

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

#LI-Remote - This is a remote position