Houston, Texas

Eaton’s Marketing Commercial Operations Division is currently seeking a Project Manager to join our team. This position is based at our Houston, TX location.

Position Overview:

The primary function of a Field Based Project Manager (PM) is to own Eaton’s largest, most complex and highest risk electrical projects from order entry to equipment start-up and commissioning. The PM role is expected to create value for the Eaton sales team, product divisions and customers, acting as the primary liaison between internal and external stakeholders, ensuring all project milestones are met. This position is part of the Gulf region and will be heavily involved in our oil & gas, commercial construction, and wastewater treatment markets.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

In this function you will:

+ Build internal and external relationships to facilitate execution of the project management process.

+ Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to perform order transition from sales and clean order entry.

+ Build and maintain a project communications plan, maintaining strong customer relationships (including our channel partners) throughout the project lifecycle.

+ Build and maintain and communicate a project schedule (milestone matrix) with internal and external stakeholders.

+ Oversee and coordinate the technical aspects of projects at a component, assembly and electrical system level.

+ Build and communicate a project financial baseline; drive the project financials utilizing a change log optimizing any opportunity to advance the projects financial position through proactive change management.

+ Coordinate factory witness testing.

+ Coordinate equipment startup after installation at the site.

+ Engage with broader project management organization on the continuous improvement of our systems, processes and tools.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

+ BS/BA degree from an accredited institution

+ Minimum 5 years of electrical, construction, and/or oil and gas industry experience

+ Minimum 1-year experience in project management and/or the project management process

+ Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future

+ Possess and maintain a valid and unrestricted driver’s license

Preferred qualifications:

+ Professional Engineer (PE) License.

+ Marketing, sales or project management experience in oil & gas or heavy industrial market

+ Minimum 5 years electrical industry experience

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Sales

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: MCO Marketing Commercial Operations

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Houston, Texas

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.

At Eaton, we value many of the skills and competencies that you gained in your military career. Leadership, discipline, creativity, integrity and teamwork – these are our values too. As we aspire to be a model of inclusion and diversity in our industry, we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique. We create an environment that fosters learning and teaching, allowing employees to reach their full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

For more information, visit www.eaton.com/militarycareers