Sr. Project Manager - Construction

Edinburg, VA 22824, USA ● Lynchburg, VA, USA ● Roanoke, VA, USA ● Winchester, VA 22601, USA Req #1723
Monday, February 15, 2021
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:

Project Manager ensures the timely, safe and cost effective construction of Shentel transmission sites, towers, collocations, outside plant projects (coax, copper and fiber optic) and civil site development. Coordinate with local governmental municipalities, contractors, public utilities, equipment vendors, third parties and internal departments to achieve stated goals. Additionally, the candidate must be competent at the full scope of project management duties associated with the deployment of multi-service telecommunications networks. Successful candidates must be able to manage in a team environment, working within the operations organization and cross departmentally. Maintains and monitors safety conditions.

Qualifications Requirements:

a. Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred. Project Management certifications preferred.

b. Experience:
    i. Five years of telecommunications experience preferred.

    ii. Three years of project management experience preferred. Candidates must have a strong understanding and extensive experience in utility/general construction and project management.

Knowledge of:

a. Experience in MS Project, Word, Excel, Visio and internal mapping systems.

b. Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Shentel provides a drug-free workplace and is an EEO employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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Other details

  • Job Family Engineering & Operations
  • Job Function Broadband
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education High School
  • Edinburg, VA 22824, USA
  • Lynchburg, VA, USA
  • Roanoke, VA, USA
  • Winchester, VA 22601, USA