Entergy Manager, Project Development in Jackson, Mississippi
Manager, Project Development
Date: Jan 24, 2023
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Posting End Date:
Work Place Flexibility: Hybrid
Legal Entity: Entergy Services, LLC
*This posting will be used to fill three (3) vacancies. These positions can be filled within Entergy’s corporate service territories. *
This position is responsible for leading the early-stage (Stage 1 & 2) project development in an assigned operating territory or region.
Acts as the liaison between internal engineering groups, external stakeholders, and company leadership regarding project scopes that affect customers.
Leads a team responsible for developing cost estimates and completing early-stage project approvals in Entergy’s Stage Gate Approval process.
Delivery of the project execution plan document to support decisions in stage 3/funding.
Distribution: Leading system wide team responsible for scope definition including field visits. Projects vary from reliability, planning, and resiliency.
Maintain and continue to develop cost estimating tools for Distribution. Includes ability to extract information from Maximo and coordinate with IT to update estimating tools.
Identifies and tracks project risks and communicates to leadership as well as project management, engineering, and construction teams.
Recognizes opportunities to streamline capital investment between transmission and distribution projects.
Minimum education required of the position
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Construction-related field or equivalent work experience.
Advanced degree preferred.
Minimum experience required of the position
- 7 years utility experience.
Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities required of the position
High degree of analytical skill and ability to quickly understand the impacts of business decisions. Understanding of cost recovery and financial differences between categories of capital investment. Strong communication and conflict management skills. Extensive experience with T&D operations including the construction and reliable operation of T&D facilities.
Primary Location: Louisiana - New Orleans Arkansas : Little Rock || Louisiana : New Orleans || Mississippi : Jackson || Texas : The Woodlands
Job Function : Professional
FLSA Status : Professional
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code : NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings : 3
Req ID: 110390
Travel Percentage : Up to 25%
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Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
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As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
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