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Engineering Project Manager

Edinburg, VA 22824, USA Req #1396
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Shentel (NASDAQ: SHEN) is a regional telecommunications company successfully providing a broad range of telecommunication solutions for over 110 years.  Shentel is committed to enriching the lives of the customers we serve with the highest quality telecommunication services by making major investments in technology easy.  It is our vision to provide rural communities with access to the same level of telecommunications services as those found anywhere else in the US.  With operations in multiple states, we provide our customers with wireline and wireless telephone, Cable TV, and internet.  In addition Shentel is proud to be an affiliate of Sprint.  We own and operate the more than 1000 towers that support our wireless network and employ the teams who work in our 48 Sprint stores, provide customer service, and operate the wireless network.  We are looking for dedicated people with professional attitudes who take pride in providing superior customer service, closing sales and driving success of all of the facets of our business.  We're Shentel.  Always connected to you.  Shentel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. 

Job Summary:
The Engineering Project Manager is responsible for leading major projects including network upgrades and the delivery of Shentel network solutions to business and wholesale customers. This includes project planning and project execution within budget and committed delivery timeframes. This position will communicate directly with major business/wholesale customers to define technical requirements, a delivery plan and schedule, and provide status updates. This position is also responsible for developing, communicating, and implementing project plans to drive Shentel Engineering, Construction, and Operations teams to meet customer expectations and project delivery dates.

Qualifications Requirements:
a. Education: BS degree in a relevant engineering or technology field is required. Other candidates with a strong technical background and substantial industry or military experience will be considered.
b. Experience Level:
    i. 10 or more years of experience in the telecommunications industry is required
    ii. 5 or more years of project management
c. Special Requirements:
    i. Budgeting and financial analysis
    ii. PMP, CAPM, or similar certifications preferred, but not required
    iii. Strong project management experience
    iv. Fiber engineering or construction background
d. Skill Requirements:
    i. Detail oriented and strong organizational skills
    ii. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    iii. Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously

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Other details

  • Job Family Engineering & Operations
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education High School
  • Edinburg, VA 22824, USA