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Lehigh Hanson IT Project Manager III in Irving, Texas

AutoReqId: 9558BR

Line Of Business: Corporate Administration (SSC, IT, Employee Services, Etc.)

Department: Information Technology

Primary Location: Irving-TX

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

The IT Project Manager III reports to the Director of the North American IT Project Management Office and is responsible for successfully managing and overseeing multiple IT infrastructure and enterprise projects simultaneously in a global matrix environment. The senior PM will perform a variety of tasks including planning, facilitation of meetings, setting deadlines, assigning responsibilities, documenting risks, managing issues and communication with stakeholders up and down the organization. The ideal candidate will be a seasoned project manager with a strong technical background, experienced working managing IT infrastructure projects and have a proven track record of successfully managing complex initiatives in a soft matrix environment.

This position will reside at the corporate office in Irving, Texas. Our corporate office supports the Lehigh Hanson plants in North America and offers a competitive benefits package that includes a 401(k) savings plan with company match, tuition reimbursement, and employee purchase program. Amenities include an on-site deli, free covered parking, and free fitness center.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

Job Expectations

  • Responsible for successful execution of infrastructure and enterprise IT projects requiring significant leadership and the ability to deliver under time constraints.

  • Effectively lead and motivate cross functional project teams through the tasks of developing and executing project objectives while managing conflicting priorities.

  • Manage stakeholder expectations and communication as they relate to project deliverables, scope and the internal project team.

  • Be an active and engaged member of a PMO team committed to continuous improvement.

  • Manage the delivery of projects within agreed scope, standards, budget, time scales, and tolerances, applying systematic and proven project management methodologies.

  • Facilitate and work with project resources to define a detailed and accurate project scope and schedule.

  • Define and manage team expectations regarding roles and responsibilities.

  • Coordinate across departments to manage day-to-day workflow and work with resource managers to draw attention to prioritization conflicts.

  • Accurately anticipate risks and deviations from the plan early to keep the project on track.

  • Ensure that all risks and issues are captured and managed throughout all phases of the project lifecycle.

Who we are looking for:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Information Technology (IT) with a broad knowledge of IT Infrastructure technologies and knowledge.

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Project Management.

  • Experience planning, deploying and delivering IT centric projects in a corporate or large enterprise environment.

  • Excellent communicator with strong interpersonal, negotiation and organizational skills. Capability to effectively manage resources in a matrix organization.

  • Ability to effectively lead and motivate project teams in a fast-paced environment.

  • Flexibility to adapt work style to environmental changes.

  • Broad understanding of IT and business applications, IT infrastructure technologies and processes that support business systems.

  • Demonstrated ability to follow project management methodology, plan and to implement projects on time and within budget.

  • Demonstrated ability to interact with all levels of management to assess business requirements, and to plan, manage and deliver stable, reliable and cost-effective technology solutions.

  • Excellent client relationship management skills including influencing and forming relationships with a wide range of partners including senior management.

  • Good understanding of accepted operational and financial business practices.

  • Knowledge of cement, ready-mix, aggregates, and concrete products operations and the corresponding business processes is a plus.

  • Experience using Microsoft SharePoint as a project collaboration tool and dashboard.

  • Experience using Microsoft Project and CAPPM Clarity.

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred or equivalent work experience.

  • PMP®, PMI-ACP and/or CSM Certifications are desirable.

No agencies please.



Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled