15 days old

Capital Project Manager III (Electrical)

Port of Seattle
Seattle, Washington 98121
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Lead and manage complex capital construction projects of varying size and scope at Sea-Tac International Airport with an emphasis on providing electrical engineering expertise to a variety of internal and external stakeholders.
This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed.  Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Effectively lead, manage and facilitate capital and tenant construction projects from approval to completion.  Participate in project planning meetings to discuss/determine project objectives, plan scope, schedule and budget.
  • Assist/support project sponsors or tenants with project set up including developing project scope, initial budget estimates, preliminary project schedules and providing input for obtaining project planning funds.
  • Monitor and evaluate projects through regular interaction with project team to ensure adherence to project specifications and standards.
  • Minimize disruptions to operations and the public.
  • Ensure that provisions to ensure the safety of the public, Port staff, and contractors are included in project plans.
  • Plan, research, budget and schedule assigned projects.
  • Manage, track and report project controls including project scope, schedule, budget and authorization.
  • Approve invoices according to Port guidelines.
  • Prepare Service Agreements (SA) and amendments.
  • Serve as principal point of contact for all issues related to assigned projects.
  • Ensure compliance to Federal, State, Port and other regulatory agency regulations and guidelines.
  • Supervise project closeout and budget reconciliation and evaluation.

Working knowledge of project management principles, practices, and procedures including cost estimating and managing project budgets and schedules.  Knowledge of engineering and architectural design principles, practices and procedures, ideally with an emphasis in electrical engineering.  Knowledge of federal, state, and local regulatory agencies and related regulations, guidelines and procedures as they relate to Port capital construction projects.
Demonstrated effective leadership skills and the ability to effectively influence people without direct authority.  Strong customer service skills and the ability to respond effectively to challenging customers. Well-developed communication skills, both written and verbal.  Proficient computer skills including the use of various computer applications such as Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Project, and other database and project management software. Skill in utilizing critical and creative thinking and problem solving.
Ability to understand project plans and specifications, prioritize competing tasks and pay attention to detail.  Ability to lead project teams consisting of both in-house and consultant staff in engineering, design, and construction. 


Combination of education and experience demonstrative knowledge, skills and abilities equivalent to:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture, or related field; and
  • Five (5) years’ construction project management experience.


  • Experience with complex infrastructure related projects; and/or
  • Professional Engineer License.

The Port of Seattle is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to diversity in the workplace. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


  • Technical management/supervision

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Port of Seattle
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