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Power Engineers Sr. Project Manager / Sr. Project Engineer / Client Liaison - Government Services - Honolulu/Hilo in Hilo, Hawaii

Sr. Project Manager / Sr. Project Engineer / Client Liaison - Government Services - Honolulu/Hilo



Department:Federal Services Continental US Dept


Sr. Project Manager / Sr. Project Engineer / Client Liaison - Government Services - Honolulu/HiloJob Summary and Responsibilities

POWER Engineers, Inc. is seeking a Sr. Project Manager / Sr. Project Engineer / Client Liaison to work with our Government Services Business Unit. The position requires candidates who are licensed professional engineers in the electrical, mechanical or controls disciplines, or licensed architects. Candidates who have obtained the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification are preferred. The successful candidate must be located in Hawaii and based out of our existing offices in Hilo or Honolulu.

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to be part of a Prime Engineering team engaged in engineering design projects in the Government market including mission critical infrastructure design to include power delivery, power generation, power distribution, backup power, UPS, system studies, renewable energy, critical HVAC design, MEP design, and related projects.

Responsibilities include managing and leading design teams including subconsultants, working with federal clients on energy and infrastructure projects, and marketing all of POWER’s energy services to existing and new government clients. The Sr. Project Manager / Sr. Project Engineer / Client Liaison will be challenged with managing multiple large and small projects simultaneously as well as serving as a liaison to our clients on Oahu and throughout the Indo-Pacific region.

The successful candidate must have a deep technical engineering skill set and experience leading design teams and interfacing with federal clients. Required skills include:

  • Thorough knowledge of Government Clients and Department of Defense Projects

  • Understanding of the Federal Contracting, including the Federal Acquisition Regulation

  • Developing detailed federal proposals and presentations

  • Leading and managing technical project teams

  • Managing project Scope, Schedule and Budget

  • Budget and cost analysis—understanding Key Performance Indicators for projects

  • Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills, be willing to travel domestically and internationally, and must work successfully in a customer-focused, project-oriented environment.

Required Education/Experience

  • Experience managing federal clients

  • BS degree in Engineering or Architecture (Electrical Engineering Preferred)

  • Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) or Professional Architect (RA)

  • Fifteen (15) or more years experience managing engineering or architecture projects

  • Minimum of five (5) years experience managing projects for DoD clients

  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 30% of the time

Desired Education/Experience

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI)

  • Ability and willingness to obtain a security clearance

  • Field experience working on a construction site or site related engineering O&M role

  • Demonstrated experience with the successful execution of design-build (DB) and design-bid-build (DBB) execution of interdisciplinary design projects for US Government clients

  • Experience with mission critical infrastructure projects including system studies, Industrial Controls, and SCADA related projects

  • Experience with project management tools including but not limited, MS Project, Excel, Word, Power-Point, Deltek, and CRM software

  • Experience with using CAD software such as AutoCAD, Revit, MicroStation

  • Experience with marketing, technical writing and business planning

  • Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD)

At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good Work. Have Fun. Make Money.

You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching and training it takes to advance your career.

Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development and a full benefit package:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Maternity Leave

  • Parental Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Vacation/Paid Sick Leave

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401K

POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!