NANA Regional Corporation Industrial Engineering Project Manager in Anchorage, Alaska

Industrial Engineering Project Manager



The successful candidate willplan, administer and design small, medium, and large size projects forindustrial clients, including Red Dog Mine,in conjunction with owner and Kuna’s engineering team.

Responsible for planning anddirecting engineering projects by performing the following duties: managementand oversight of industrial engineering projects, the adequate performance ofwhich requires the specialized knowledge of engineering, dealing with thedesign of civil and horizontal structures, machines, equipment, utilitiessystems, materials, processes, works, or projects; the direction of or theperformance of engineering surveys, consultation, investigation, evaluation,planning; and professional observation of construction of industrialfacilities, works, or projects and engineering review of drawings andspecifications by clients and project stakeholder as directed by the client.

The ideal candidate will be aproactive communicator and able to effectively communicate with on-site projectstaff, corporate headquarters, engineering staff, and other projectstakeholders.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsiblefor establishing and maintaining client relationships; ensuring clientsatisfaction and that client objectives are met

  • Responsiblefor overall contract administration, including pricing, estimating, scoping,project budgets, project reporting, invoicing (project & sub-contract).

  • Ensuresclient billings are accurate; monitors outstanding accounts receivable andcollection efforts on all projects

  • Responsiblefor project schedules and timely completion of department projects

  • Reviews,prepares or modifies, and approves reports, specifications, plans, constructionschedules, environmental impact studies, and designs for project

  • Servesas a key client contact by attending meetings, teleconferences, and project inspectionsat the request of the client.

  • Reviewsand approves of engineering agreements for his/her projects within thedepartment

  • Assistsclient and engineering team construction cost estimates within the department

  • Directsand supervises other engineers’ activities within department

  • Visitsconstruction sites to monitor progress and other duties as per the contractdocuments

  • Servesas onsite project representative

  • Thisposition is responsible for the supervision of staff.

  • Otherduties that are pertinent to the department or unit’s success also may beassigned.


Minimum Requirements

  • BSin engineering discipline desirable; may substitute an equivalent combinationof education and experience

  • PErequired

  • Aminimum of ten (110) years’ experience in A/E or construction industry,including progressive supervisory experience

  • Aminimum of 7 (seven) years experience managing industrial projects, workingwith project owners, decision makers, technical and administrative staff

  • Projectmanagement professional is desirable

  • Demonstrableexperience and working knowledge of Microsoft Project, Primavera, and otherproject management tools used by industrial clients

  • Abilityto define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions

  • Abilityto read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professionaljournals, technical procedures, plans and specifications and governmentalregulations

  • Abilityto write reports business correspondence, and procedure manuals

  • Abilityto effectively present information and respond to questions from groups ofmanagers, clients, customers, and project stakeholder in an industrial settingand context.Project team could belocated at multiple physical locations.

  • Driver’sLicense with a driving record that meets NANA’s insurance requirements.

Minimum Requirements

  • ProjectManagement Professional is desirable- but not required

Working Conditions and PhysicalRequirements

Weather: Indoors -environmentally controlled; requires most or all work to be done inside.

Noise level: The noise levelin the work environment is usually that of a standard office atmosphere.

Description of environment:Office building with standard office environment.

Physical requirements:Employee is required to occasionally liftand/or move up to 25 lbs. Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, usehands/fingers to handle or feel, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl,talk/hear, see, taste/smell, and carry weight/lift.

Travel: No


  • Professional,highly self-motivated, passionate, energetic, creative and strategic thinker.

  • Dedicatedto meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and externalcustomers.

  • Minesfirst-hand customer information, using it to determine how to best maximize theopportunity for Kuna and its clients.

  • Alwaysacts with customers in mind, knows how to establish and maintain effectiverelationships with customers/prospects and gains their trust and respect.

Required Language

EqualOpportunity Employer/Shareholder Preference

KUNAis an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran protectedstatus or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. NANA grantsemployment preference to shareholders of NANA and their spouses and descendantsto the extent allowed by law.

Itis KUNA policy to conduct background checks, drug testing and a physicalassessment, as applicable, once an offer has been accepted, in accordance withcompany and/or contract requirements.

Accommodation Request

If you are a job seekerwith a disability and require accessibility assistance or an accommodation toapply for one of our jobs, please submit a request by telephone or via email.In order to appropriately assist you with an accommodation, we ask that youplease specify the assistance needed in order to access our jobsite and postfor a position. The dedicated email and telephonic options are listed below andare reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibilityassistance.

To request anaccommodation by telephone, contact us at: 1-800-478-2000

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Job: Engineering/Design

Company: Kuna Engineering

Primary Location: US-AK-Anchorage

Shift: Day Job

Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External: Nov 29, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: IND00100