Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks a Project Manager II to work in a team managing a variety of panel projects within a global organization. You will be given the opportunity to work with a small team from project award through shipment of the panel. We support both internal and external customers. This position will require the ability to manage multiple projects within various stages of the project life cycle, work with a diverse set of clients, while managing the scope, schedule, and budget. If you excel at project management and enjoy a fast-paced environment, then this career may be for you!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
1. Coordinate the activities of multiple divisions/departments as necessary to meet project objectives. Contribute in consensus decisions among project stakeholders and team members.

2. Work under minimal supervision to establish project plans, and execute and coordinate multiple projects, some crossing different functions/disciplines.

3. Create, maintain, and monitor accurate metrics, project files, and project tracking reports such as time reporting, financial records, schedules, budgets, and summary spreadsheets. Own accurate assessment and analysis of project deliverables to assist the team with meeting project objectives such as cost, schedule, and quality objectives.

4. Readily and promptly identify project performance related issues. Identify, track and help mitigate project related risks.

5. May create and deliver presentations on project status to management.

6. Identify opportunities for improvement to project processes make a significant contribution in making those improvements.

7. Mentors others. May lead or supervise interns.

8. Follow SEL Values, Principles of Operations, and World-Class Manufacturing principles.

9. Understand. Create. Simplify.

10. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent experience

Typically 4 years of direct experience in coordinating projects

Excellent coordination, organization, and prioritizing skills

Demonstrated competent level knowledge of project management skills, techniques, and terminology

Demonstrated record of project management accomplishments

Basic level of business acumen related to budgets, expense planning, resource allocation, and forecasting

Self-motivated and able to work independently

Knowledge of Microsoft Project or other project management tracking software

Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skills
Ability to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities
Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment
Background check results satisfactory to SEL
Negative drug test result(s)

Preferred Qualifications
Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent
Knowledge of electric power system protection, integration, and automation practices
Knowledge of SEL products

Physical Requirements

Location Information

Pullman, WA- SELs corporate office is located in Eastern Washington where you'll enjoy an unmatched quality of life. Enjoy the smaller town life: country space, freedom from traffic, easy access to recreational activities in nearby mountains, rivers, and forests, as well as great schools and universities.

An Award Winning Company

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.

Communication with Applicants

SEL sends an initial e-mail response to all applicants at time of rsum or CV submittal. If you do not receive this communication, please check your SPAM filter and make sure your system is not blocking e-mails from SEL. It is important that you ensure your receipt of this e-mail as SEL may communicate future position updates via e-mail.

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/Vets/Disabled.

SEL invents, designs, and builds digital products and systems that protect power grids around the world. This technology prevents blackouts and enables customers to improve power system reliability and safety at a reduced cost. A 100 percent employee-owned company headquartered in Pullman, Washington, SEL has manufactured products in the United States since 1984 and now serves customers worldwide. Our mission is simple: to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical.


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Project Manager II

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.
Pullman, WA 99163

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