Project Manager (SoCal)

Charging Infrastructure United States Los Angeles, California


Position at EVgo

About EVgo:

EVgo is the nation’s largest public fast charging network for electric vehicles, and the first to be powered by 100% renewable energy. With more than 850 fast charging locations, EVgo’s owned and operated charging network serves over 60 metropolitan areas across more than 30 states and more than 340,000 customers. Founded in 2010, EVgo leads the way on transportation electrification, partnering with automakers; fleet and rideshare operators; retail hosts such as hotels, shopping centers, gas stations and parking lot operators; and other stakeholders to deploy advanced charging technology to expand network availability and make it easier for drivers across the U.S. to enjoy the benefits of driving an EV. As a charging technology first mover, EVgo works closely with business and government leaders to accelerate the ubiquitous adoption of EVs by providing a reliable and convenient charging experience close to where drivers live, work and play, whether for a daily commute or a commercial fleet.

Position Summary:

The Project Manager role is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the construction of EVgo DC fast charging projects.  The project manager will see the project from early-stage development through construction to hand-off to commissioning.  The ideal candidate thrives in fast-paced start-up environments, with exceptional attention to detail. This position requires location on the west coast US, preferably Southern California.

  • Responsible for safety initiatives and meeting aggressive and high-profile corporate goals.
  • Management of multiple projects involving electrical infrastructure in parking lots and garages.
  • Responsible for collaborating with Site Development to review and support projects in the development cycle of the project.
  • Management of the stakeholder relationship for all projects relative to project execution and construction contract management
  • Performance tracking (schedule, budget, risks, claims, EH&S, quality, etc.) and implementation of corrective measures if necessary
  • Implementation of project management procedures.
  • Manage and optimize pre and post-production project budgets and manage risk.
  • Provide accurate and timely leadership and external partners with updates on multiple projects.
  • Negotiate and administer contracts with 3rd party contractors and subcontractors.
  • Work with EVgo's procurement group to assure compliance with EVgo procedures and the timely processing of change orders and approval of invoices
  • Significant regional (3 days per week) and possible statewide (1 day per week) travel.
  • Adapt to a changing business model and learn to contribute across the organization.
Required Skills and Experience:
  • BS in Engineering or Licensed Master Electricians with +2 years college credit
  • 5+ years Project Management experience with hands-on field project management
  • PMP (Project Management Certification) preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite Product
  • Proficiency with Salesforce, Sitetracker, or equivalent software a plus
  • Leadership ability in a high-performance culture with the ability to build consensus, establish trust, communicate effectively
  • Extensive experience in scheduling construction at multiple sites at once and managing subcontractors and other vendors
EVgo employees are required to provide documentation of COVID 19 vaccination.

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