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Sr Construction Admin-Major Projects

Location: 

Denver, PA, US

Company:  UGI Utilities, Inc

UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland. We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company.  The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,700 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.

We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance
  • disability plans
  • 401(k) matched savings plan
  • paid vacation
  • company stock purchase program
  • wellness programs
  • tuition reimbursement
  • paid parental leave
  • paid volunteer time
  • adoption assistance
Job Summary

Oversees the field execution of UGI’s capital construction projects from authorization to closeout.  Acts as UGI’s field representative on the job site to ensure that project milestones are achieved.  Collaborates with the project manager and provides updates related to scope, schedule and cost performance on assigned projects.  Interfaces with contractors and UGI resources as necessary to meet project requirements.  
 

Duties and Responsibilities
  • 75%-Field coordination and oversight of construction crews for project completion in accordance with applicable design drawings and company procedures. Coordination and utilization of available company resources to complete a project
  • 10%-Technical assistance for development and planning for major projects including route development costing, design, and constructability.
  • 10%-Completion of project status reports during construction activities and finalizing applicable reporting or transfer of documents following project completion.  
  • 5%-Assist the project manager in the development of schedule and cost updates
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Thorough understanding of gas contruction practices, means & methods, company work, environmental and safety practices
  • Ability to read and understand project documents, contracts,  engineering drawings and P&IDs
  • Ability to effectively lead, plan,schedule, manage and coordinate daily work activities
  • Excellent Interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced high pressure environment in varying weather conditions
  • Ability to work independently and as a team leader including the ability to manage conflicting priorities
Education and Experience

Education:    Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Project Management or Construction Management preferred
Length of Experience:    Minimum of 7+ years of experience in direct construction, construction management, project management and/or inspection of complex pipeline projects and regulator station construction.
Certifications:    CAPM, PMP, CCM or equivalent preferred

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.

 

Successful applicants shall be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment, and if hired, shall be subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with UGI policies. As a federal contractor that engages in safety-sensitive work, UGI cannot permit employees in certain positions to use medical marijuana, even if prescribed by an authorized physician. Similarly, applicants for such positions who are actively using medical marijuana may be denied hire on that basis.