Posted on 06/27/2024

Project Manager – Michels Underground Cable, Inc.

Installing underground cables for power transmission, power distribution, renewable energy and communication networks is a necessary step in hardening the electrical grid, delivering reliable communication networks, and integrating renewable energy into our existing systems. Michels Underground Cable, Inc. is one of the most trusted underground line and duct bank contractors in the United States. We do it all – from directly burying or installing protective casing for solid and stranded conductors and copper, fiber optic and coaxial cable. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career at Michels Underground Cable, Inc. can change yours.

As a Project Manager, your key responsibilities will be to manage a phase of a large complex project or manage multiple large sized projects that are approximately $10M or greater. This position is accountable for all aspects of a projects success from the initial proposal/bidding process to meet or exceed the clients expectations, to the profitable completion of the jobs, with a special emphasis on safety performance.

Why Michels Underground Cable, Inc.?

  • Customers trust us to build cables that will be out of sight, but in high demand
  • Our steady, strategic growth revolves around a commitment to quality
  • We are family owned and operated
  • We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year
  • We perform challenging, meaningful work that improves the world
  • We believe everyone is responsible for promoting safety, regardless of job title
  • We are a part of the Michels family of companies – one of North America’s largest, most diversified energy and infrastructure contractors
  • We offer a comprehensive benefits program, including Health, Dental, Life, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, 401(k) plan, Legal Plan, and Identity Theft and Monitoring Plan. Depending on your positions and location you may participate in a different benefit plan. 

Why you?

  • You like to surround yourself with dedicated, value-driven people
  • You relish new challenges and evolving technology
  • You cringe when you hear: “Because that’s the way we’ve always done it.”
  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated
  • You want to make your own decisions, but know support is always available
  • You want to work to make a difference in people’s lives

What it takes?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering, or related field, 7-10 years of related experience, or equivalent combination
  • Experience with Project Management software (Primavera, HCSS, etc.)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must possess a valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicle which may be driven and an acceptable driving record


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Michels Underground Cable, Inc.
Michels Underground Cable, Inc.
Northeast Region | Watertown, CT
Employment Duration
Full Time
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