For over 125 years, Portland General Electric has proudly served Oregon. Our dedication to helping customers is matched by our commitment to providing PGE employees with a diverse array of rewarding career opportunities. Diversity and community are at the heart of what we do for our customers and for each other. We are committed to a team that looks like the Oregon community that we know and love.
PGE team members are creative problem solvers who love to apply themselves to challenges, big and small. We are looking for team members who will grow their skills, their career and their future with us.
Facilities Project Manager (R17-523)
In this position, you will provide project management support to the Facility Management department in the areas of building operations, maintenance, construction, cost-estimating, contracting, budgeting, real estate leasing, office space planning, furniture moving, capital improvements and strategic planning for 24 facilities - a total of 1.3 million square feet of more than 2,600 employees.
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Facility maintenance, repair, and operations:
Coordinate contractors, materials and client expectations for routine maintenance and repair of facilities. Understand and manage building systems, operational programs, and projects utilizing established and appropriate project management methodologies.
Assist in the development of contract specifications and construction drawings. Independently write contract language for assigned work.
Partner with internal departments to gain pre-approval of projects and scope of work. Conduct competitive bidding; make recommendations.
Meet with managers and site representatives to review potential operational changes and related facility needs; determine costs and solutions, provide timelines for completion, implement appropriate actions and follow-up.
Ensure compliance with building codes, governmental regulations, and safety requirements at facilities and sites.
Respond to building-related emergencies and major problems or issues at facilities/sites when needed.
Partner with other department members to ensure seamless projects for our clients from small employee relocations to large capital projects.
Strategic planning and corporate objectives:
Develop recommendations and provide cost-effective strategies for long-term use of facilities, sites, and associated workspaces.
Support and implement best practices consistent with PGE’s Sustainability Policy.
Ensure continuing improvement in the energy efficient operation of all facilities. Provide recommendations and develop cost benefit for upgrades in lighting, controls, and HVAC systems. Coordinate completion of projects and the submittal of required documentation.
Maintain database for short- and long-term planning for office upgrades, O&M projects, and capital improvements.
Budget planning and financial reporting:
Assist in preparation of annual operating and capital project budgets for all facilities. Collaborate with internal departments, planners and project managers to survey, evaluate, prioritize, estimate and recommend capital improvements, operational and maintenance projects for all facilities and sites. Review, control and approve expenditures; process work requests, purchase orders and requisitions.
Analyze and evaluate contracts, determine cost-effective solutions and provide recommendations.
Maintain database for short and long-term office upgrades, capital and O&M maintenance projects.
Bring the following skills to the team:
Comprehensive knowledge of principles and terminology of HVAC and Electrical systems, facility management, project management, and sustainability.
Working knowledge and comprehension of construction drawings, specifications, building codes, OROSHA, ASHRAE and other governmental requirements.
Knowledge of budgeting, financial reporting, real estate leasing and incident command system (ICS).
Strong and demonstrated aptitude for organizational/project management with excellent customer relations skills.
Electronic work order system training/experience desired.
Typically a 4-year degree in Real Estate, Engineering, Construction or Business, or a 2-year degree with 3-5 years’ experience in facility/property management, construction management plus experience in the HVAC engineering industry. A valid driver’s license is required with evidence of safe driving habits.
Join us today and power your potential!
PGE is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. PGE will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.
To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=R17-523. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.
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Additional Salary Information: PGE believes in rewarding strong performance. We provide a total compensation package that is designed to reward your contributions to the company, and, at the same time, support your well-being and professional development, both now and into the future.
Oregon’s largest utility, PGE has more than a century of experience in power delivery. PGE generates power from a diverse mix of resources, including hydropower, coal and natural gas.Our service territory covers more than 4,000 square miles. PGE serves more than 1.5 million people in Oregon.PGE’s rich history in Oregon is marked by its commitment to the community through a variety of innovative charitable, volunteer and environmental stewardship efforts.