Principal Engineer- Project Manager


  • Lexington, KY
  • $160,000 - $230,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Billy Mewton
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A bit about us:

Our client is a leading Utilities company that specializes in full service engineering and development. We are committed to innovation, excellence, and delivering cutting-edge solutions to our clients. As we continue to grow and expand our portfolio, we are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Engineer - Principal Engineer Project Manager to lead and oversee our projects.

Why join us?

  • Benefits day 1
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance

Job Details

Job Details:

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Principal Engineer- Project Manager to join our rapidly growing team in the Utility Industry This is an excellent opportunity for a seasoned professional with an engineering background who is ready to take their career to the next level. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing large-scale projects with a budget exceeding $100 million. They will be a strategic thinker, an excellent communicator, and will have a proven track record of delivering complex projects on time and within budget. This role offers the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, challenging environment, where innovation and forward-thinking are encouraged.


1. Oversee all aspects of project planning and execution, including setting deadlines, assigning responsibilities, and monitoring project progress.
2. Develop and finalize comprehensive project reports and work plans, ensuring all aspects of the project are accurately represented and communicated to stakeholders.
3. Determine the necessary equipment, materials, and personnel needed to safely and effectively execute the project.
4. Manage project budgets, including forecasting, tracking, and controlling project costs to ensure financial objectives are met.
5. Coordinate and communicate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure project objectives align with organizational goals.
6. Implement risk management processes to identify, assess, and mitigate potential risks that could impact the project's timeline or budget.
7. Utilize strong technical knowledge to make informed decisions about the project's direction and strategy.


1. ADET Accredited.
2. Engineering Degree from an accredited institution.
3. Minimum of 7-16 years of relevant experience in project management, preferably in the finance industry.
4. Proven experience managing large-scale projects with a budget exceeding $100 million.
5. Strong knowledge and understanding of project management methodologies and best practices.
6. Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to motivate and manage a diverse team of professionals.
7. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex information to a variety of audiences.
8. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to make informed decisions under pressure.
9. Proficiency in project management software and tools.
10. Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills.
11. Proven experience in budget management and financial forecasting.
12. Minimum of 3+ years of experience in a similar role.

If you are a dedicated and ambitious professional looking for a rewarding career in project management within the finance industry, we encourage you to apply. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to a thriving organization and make a significant impact on its continued success.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Lexington, KY
Job Type
$160,000 - $230,000