Company: Electric Power Systems, Inc. Location: Palmer, AK or Anchorage, AK Base Pay: $120,000-$150,000 / Year DOE Employee Type: Full Time Position Job Type: Mechanical
Contact: Melanie Coar
This position will be employed by Electric Power Systems, Inc., but managing and overseeing a sister company, Mechanical Builders, Inc. (MBI). MBI is the mechanical construction division of Engineered Solutions Group, a unique company offering a wide range of experience and education in power system operations, design, consultation, studies, petroleum industry controls, and general engineered systems. We provide extensive services from planning studies, design and construction, to periodic testing and maintenance.
This position is for a business manager operating out of the Palmer or Anchorage, AK office, and will require a self-driven individual who is capable of developing and expanding the business of MBI. We are seeking an individual who is interested in developing the long-term success of MBI and expanding our position in Alaska’s industrial marketplace. Key roles will include overseeing administration and construction staff and developing client relationships. A background in the mechanical construction industry is required. Maintaining project cost controls; including tracking budgets, RFIs, and change orders; will be an essential function of this position.
Key responsibilities will include:
• Coordination with clients, engineers, and support staff to manage projects throughout the State of Alaska • Preparing project bids • Develop client relationships • Develop a staff team capable of coordinating personnel and logistics for multiple large projects • Coordinate subcontractors • Construction planning, Scheduling, and coordination with various Sub/General contractors • Maintain Work in Progress (WIP) and schedule reporting for current jobs
• Ensure employee conformance to the strictest of OSHA and Company Safety Policies • Work with Purchasing, Accounting, and expediting personnel to ensure accurate approval of invoices • Coordinate project logistics
Requires Security Clearance
Req’d Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Construction Management Req’d Experience: 8+ years management experience in industrial mechanical construction Req’d Travel: Yes
• Must be a team leader • Excellent communication and problem solving skills • Proven proficiency with computers and various programs such as Excel, MS Project • Ability to read and understand prints of mechanical, civil, and structural designs • Have good knowledge of National, Municipal, Utility, and Local Codes such as ASME Sec. IX, AWS D1.1, NFPA, Uniform Mechanical, International Plumbing, National Fuel Gas and others applicable to the Industrial Mechanical Trades • Ability to develop and implement Testing and Pre Commissioning Procedures / Documents relevant to Project Specifications • Ability to recognize and understand coating requirements • Must possess a good base knowledge of Mechanical, Civil, and Structural design and construction practices relative to earthquake prone, extremely remote, and arctic locations • Must be willing to travel to remote locations with limited facilities • Must be willing and able to travel in harsh conditions via many different means of transport to include but not limited to: ATV, Side by Side, Snow machine, Snow Cat, Boat, Bush Plane, Helicopter and the local Rent-A-Wreck • Must be familiar with and or have training in the following: Aerial work, Safe Rigging practices, Confined Space Entry, Hot Work, Hazard assessment and communication, Lock out Tag out, OSHA 10 and all other factors of Safety Awareness and Incident Prevention. • Must be familiar with heavy lift equipment and procedures for moving loads in excess of 50 tons
A valid driver’s license with an insurable driving record is required. Attention to details is a must in this position. We are seeking a team player, self-starter and a well organized person who is willing to work in a fast paced environment.
Electric Power Systems, Inc. offers a great benefit package including Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, 401(k) Plan, Employee Assistance Program, Health Club Membership, Paid Vacation and Paid Holidays, as well as the option for additional supplemental insurance.
Electric Power Systems (EPS) is proud to help usher in the next stage of electric aviation.
We are a leading provider of certifiable electric power systems for high-reliability applications. Our mission: deliver smarter, lighter, and more efficient batteries.
We formulate solutions for a variety of markets including aerospace, defense, automotive, marine, and industrial traction. Our focus includes the design, modeling, testing, and manufacturing of mechanical, electrical, thermal, controls and protection systems required for critical applications.
Our core strategy is to forge a supply chain ecosystem that includes creating a second life to batteries that are no longer suitable for flight. And when the true end of life is reached, we are committed to recycling with providers that employ eco-friendly technology to repurpose those scarce metals.