Taking Projects from Concept to Reality Since 1998

Sr. Project Manager

What Is the Opportunity?

We are looking for an engineering-degreed Sr. Project Manager to manage key client projects. Project management responsibilities include the coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and within scope.

The Sr. Project Manager will be involved in a variety of projects from design through commissioning. You will work closely with cross-functional project teams, senior management and external partners to ensure that project objectives are accomplished within prescribed time frame and budget. The Sr. Project Manager will be externally facing to business partners and internally facing to core project teams, and will have cross-functional responsibility for planning, directing and facilitating execution of deliverables.

Who Are We?

For two decades, APECS has been recognized as a leader in the delivery of expertise driven project management and value based engineering solutions. At the heart of APECS is a technical team of diverse engineering professionals with a broad range of experience in design, construction, start-up, and operation of large and small-scale industrial facilities. Located in Boulder, Colorado, APECS provides high quality technical solutions that meet the requirements of our clients in the advanced/renewable energy, pharmaceutical and oil and gas sectors. Visit us at www.apecsinc.com.

Who Are You?

You will be a degreed engineer with at least 15 years’ experience as a Sr. Project Manager in a pharmaceutical, biotechnology or other regulated industry. Your work style is adaptable and communication is one of your strong suits. You appreciate diversity in projects and have demonstrated an ability to work effectively with a broad range of stakeholders, as well as working independently.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Lead complex multi-site project teams, ensuring effective cross-functional teamwork among project team members, including both internal and external stakeholders
  • Serve as a principle point of contact between clients and internal project stakeholders
  • Manage overall project timelines, scope and budget and serves as the escalation point for project issues
  • Facilitate completion of project deliverables
  • Contribute to product design and development plans and risk assessments
  • Track estimated project revenues and costs against defined metrics
  • Perform lessons learned on projects and make information available to other project teams

Your background will include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering
  • 15+ years’ related Project Management experience in pharmaceutical, biotech or other regulated industry
  • Demonstrated successful record managing scope, schedule and budget
  • Strong experience with commissioning, qualification, validation, automation, and compliance
  • Operational background with owner companies
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and manage priorities accordingly among several competing initiatives
  • Demonstrated strong planning, personnel management, and project systems expertise
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong teamwork and collaborative skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead/influence internal and external stakeholders at all levels in a matrixed team environment
  • Creative problem solving skills and decision making abilities that adapt to change
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio)
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams, facilitate meetings, lead customer support projects, mentor junior team members and effectively manage client escalations
  • Strong working knowledge of project management methodologies and best practices
  • Exceptional, demonstrable project management and client interface skills
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Demonstrated skill in work flow and process analysis skills


APECS stands by its belief in work-life balance and offers great flexibility for individuals seeking to work part-time, full-time and/or the ability to work remotely when possible. We offer a competitive compensation package, including comprehensive benefits (for full-time W2 staff) and a bonus program.

Are You Ready?

If you are ready to join a powerful, diverse and collaborative team of experienced engineering professionals, this is your chance. If you meet the qualifications we describe above, please send your resume as a Word or PDF attachment to: careers@apecsinc.com.