Cummins Inc. Power Generation Project Manager in San Leandro, California

Power Generation Project Manager


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

The Project Manager manages, develops, and implements Power Generation project(s) of varying complexity and size in and assigned functional area. Partners with business stakeholders to ensure a successful project completion. In this role you will lead multiple projects from inception to completion; facilitate project planning sessions with internal stakeholders to determine the scope and objectives of each project; work with business stakeholders to establish project performance goals; design project plan, develop timeline, identify project milestones, and track performance.

Key responsibilities for this San Leandro, CA -based Power Generation Project Manager :

  • Identifies, tracks, and works with others to resolve project issues.

  • Monitors and communicates project status to project team.

  • Plans and monitors project budget, conducts research and analysis; provides input into the design and development of project plans and timelines.

  • Manages project risk; uses quality tools to identify areas of risk; works with others on the team and outside the team to identify alternatives or solutions.

  • Documents and shares team learning's with other teams; draws on other project team experiences to enhance the success of the project.

  • Maintains project notes, databases, and other records; monitors measures and communicates with Project Sponsor and other stakeholders on status of specific projects and assignments.

  • Identifies and assigns appropriate resources to accomplish various project tasks; guides and coaches team members through various stages of the project; provides developmental feedback to team members.

Our Distribution business delivers reliable, durable, high performing products for our global partners. You are key to our customers’ success, where you’ll deliver solutions that build your knowledge base and fuel your career.

If you want to develop your career with the industry leader who gives you the innovative technology you love to work with and empowers you to deliver a service you can be proud of – then Cummins is where you need to be.

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Experience, Education, Licenses, and Certifications :

  • Intermediate level of relevant work experience, including team leadership experience, required.

  • Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering preferred, or extensive experience in Power Generation implementation or design required.

  • Candidate must demonstrate strong technical capability.

  • Works with a team to meet metrics including financial, customer satisfaction, schedules, accuracy, and efficiency.

  • Knowledge of power generation products, ability to interface with Contractors, Consulting Engineers, Vendors, knowledge of codes, and strong research capabilities.

  • Candidate needs to have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Must possess strong organizational and planning skills and be capable of multitasking on a variety of complex tasks.

  • Must be data and process orientated/driven.

  • Must be tenacious and engage issues all the way through resolution by tapping into any resources required.

  • Must be able to work in a team environment with Sales, Production, Purchasing, Project Administration, and Service teams.

  • Must possess a good base understanding of project financials.

Compensation and Benefits

A competitive base pay commensurate with experience and a full complement of personal and professional benefits provided.

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Primary Location United States-California-San Leandro-US, CA, San Leandro, Cummins Pacific 14775

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Mar 14, 2019, 6:11:49 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1900013S