Amec Foster Wheeler Project Manager in Durham, North Carolina

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently seeking a Project Manager to join our team in Durham, NC. Our Company is committed to safety and quality. Contract goals must be achieved by complying with all safety requirements. The successful candidate will ensure contract compliance on facility operations and maintenance (O&M) activities. The project manager will oversee multiple O&M facilities across various cities in the United States. The ideal candidate is polished, engaging and energetic, able to create a cohesive team and deliver upon all contractual obligations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures federal, state, local and corporate policy and regulatory compliance

  • Enforce safety standards to achieve a safety culture where no accidents occur

  • Ensures that all work performed on behalf of the company meets the highest quality

  • Develops and maintains relationships and partnerships with customers, stakeholders, peers, partners and direct reports

  • Evaluates schedules to deconflict work assignments where there are task and resource conflicts

  • Prepares reports documenting operations and maintenance performance

  • Responsible for the cost, schedule, and technical performance for the all of the site managers including responding to urgent and emergency situations

  • Ensures that the Site Managers are properly managing their Subcontractors to ensure they perform work in accordance with the subcontract

  • Must read and completely understand the contract under which the company will be operating and be able to make decisions that ensure contract compliance

  • Use CMMS to track work requirements

  • Attend client meetings to discuss that status of ongoing and future work


  • High School diploma or equivalent with 5 years’ experience supervising technical staff in a facility operations and maintenance environment

  • Good written and verbal communications skills

  • General understanding of building codes requirements to the point that the candidate would know whether a task would likely be governed by building, electrical, mechanical codes

  • Good computer skills – able to effectively use Microsoft Office products


  • Experience with managing multiple locations and multiple direct reports across a wide geographic area

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2017-19683

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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