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Title: Senior Project Manager

Job Classification: Senior Project Manager

Location: Saskatchewan
Start Date: Immediately

ROLE: The Senior Project Manager will support the implementation of project management practices during the estimate, tender, award, design, construction and close-out stages. The project manager will integrate construction activities by planning, organizing and implementing project management tools and techniques including but not limited to: safety, project integration, communication, cost control, scheduling, resource planning, change management, subcontract, materials planning, purchasing and quality.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Help drive the company environmental health and safety programs at the project level, driving a safety-oriented approach to work
  • Provide guidance, mentorship and leadership to project team members and construction leadership in areas of execution strategy, planning, procurement, safety, cost control, quality and scheduling.
  • Support estimating / scheduling activities throughout bid lifecycle including analyzing tender scope, specifications and drawings and contribute to developing competitive execution strategies.
  • Coordinate the transfer of baseline plans to the project execution team once the job is won and moves to execution.
  • Serve as project representative with client, constructor, subcontractors, and vendors at kick-off meetings, job walks, project review, and other meetings and correspondence.
  • Manage and direct project teams and construction leadership by providing communication, coordination and follow-up to meet project goals and objectives; ensure project scope or work, schedule and budget are clearly defined and understood.
  • Establish project procedures consistent with contractual documents and quality plans for work; determine and oversee project controls, schedules and budgets.
  • Utilize knowledge of basic engineering fundamentals and practices to track and budget progress with project milestones
  • Maintain ongoing communication with client, making adjustments as necessary to comply with client needs within contractual obligations, or adjust project deliverables to meet client and Allteck needs
  • Identify and secure necessary approvals for all changes in project scope, budget and/or schedule
  • Work with project team and construction leadership to identify and resolve technical problem; and review specifications in order to provide technical assistance as needed.
  • Monitor earned value performance, and forecasts and work collaboratively with the construction leadership to implement changes to improve project performance.
  • Advance the development of Allteck’s project management practices and procedures. Implement, assist and identify areas for improvement.

 

EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE:

  • 10+ years’ related construction experience working for a General Contractor in an utility, industrial or infrastructure industry
  • Experience leading multi-million dollar contracts, including ownership of operations, project administration, client relations and all other scopes relative to large construction projects
  • Familiarity with T&D construction approaches, methods, sequencing, and resources.
  • Experiencing developing construction plans and overseeing fixed price, at-risk construction contracts
  • Demonstrated experience in working in a schedule driven environment in a construction or engineering company
  • Post-secondary diploma or degree in engineering, construction management or similar field.
  • Preference to individuals with a PMP or AACEI certification.

 

SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to develop positive relationships with a diverse range of disciplines in a dynamic business setting.
  • Skilled with the use of Microsoft Office tools including Word and Excel
  • Highly motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Ability to prioritize competing tasks and manage multiple submissions.