Operations Manager

Requisition Number:  4279
Company:  Mangiarotti SpA

Monfalcone, GO, IT, 34074

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.

Westinghouse is the leading provider of highly technical aftermarket products and services to nuclear power infrastructure and government agencies on a global basis. Currently the company is privately owned by Brookfield Business Partners (BBU)

General Manager will:

  • Manage multiple large, complex and high hazard projects involving major financial, contractual and reputational commitments. rovide strategic direction to the client, project partners, project managers, other project participants and Westinghouse Regional Team to optimize short and long term profitability, strengthen long term service delivery relationships with the client, and develop strong relationships with local, influential stakeholders
  • Implement and monitor Italian Project and Program management systems and controls for projects
  • Generate new business opportunities by understanding client strategic plans and evaluating potential scope expansion areas to support the decommissioning business
  •  Liaise with other Westinghouse product lines, in order to open up and advise upon adjacent opportunities.


Your Day to Day

  • Establish SPV’s (Special Purpose Vehicle) in Italy for medium to large projects ($20M-$60M);
  • Responsible for bringing the projects to successful completion, ensuring full stakeholder engagement among the SPV partners;
  • Working with legal team to ensure that the SPV meets all necessary requirements required by Italian law;
  • Responsible for driving those projects forward operationally.
  • Work with a number of stakeholders from different companies.
  • Drive the SPV toward a profitable project achievement.
  • Develop WEC and partner relationships including special purpose entities for the Italian market
  • Formulate and implement highly complex product plans. Improve development of program plans and facilitate communications/ expectations via program kick-offs, interim program review meetings, etc.
  • Analyze and resolve highly complex technical, commercial and operational issues to provide high quality services/systems, enhance positive customer and supplier relations, and increase/maintain profit margin.
  • Analyze contract requirements and assist in developing project-specific deliverables to enable successful program implementation, to enhance customer satisfaction and program performance. Analyze needs and develop unique customer satisfaction improvements to address customer needs for support, high quality and efficiency to provide quick turnaround and maintain performance.
  • Negotiate with customers and suppliers to obtain contracts which contribute revenue growth, significant profit margin and effectively manage contract changes.
  • Serve as Westinghouse Project Manager to develop team agreements
  • Lead/Participate in consortium/partner development in offer phases and Lead consortium and partners in execution of contracts
  • Responsible to meet or exceed as-sold financial objectives for assigned projects.
  • Use and support Westinghouse project management systems and controls for various projects assuring senior management is provided with up-to-date and accurate reports of each project status.
  • Support financial planning objectives.
  • Establish and maintain effective project organization. Establish staffing levels and for project operations. Make job assignments, supervise and direct efforts of department personnel. Optimize personnel to maintain organizational excellence.
  • Coordinate and work closely with in varying levels of Westinghouse management.
  • Maintain good working relationships with the customers.
  • Promote Westinghouse Project Excellence with customers especially PM qualification and certification
  • Actively promote a culture that ensures positive Human Performance behaviors; ensure project personnel have the awareness and understanding of industry, customer and Westinghouse expectations.
  • Personal leadership/behavior of Industrial and Nuclear Safety and continuous learning on your projects.
  • Regular interface and communications with the senior levels of Westinghouse management as well as the Director, Project Delivery
  • Deliver MAD greater than or equal to MAS – Projects to be delivered safely, on-time, with high quality, and first time execution success


Who You Are

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or recognized equivalent.
  • PMI Certification or equivalent
  • Typically 15-20 years project leadership/management and related engineering experience is required. 
  • Minimum 5-10 years leading Italian construction or engineering management projects in SPV arrangement.
  • Experience developing and managing Italian special purpose legal entities with partnership agreements
  • Strong communication skills and a proven history of managing and leading teams effectively and interfacing with multiple functional groups.
  • Experience with Decommissioning and Dismantling activities and technology
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines set;
  • Proven and successful experience in having worked on SPV Projects previously.
  • Language Skills: Italian and English (Must be Business Proficient in these Languages)





Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

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