Permanent | Full Time
An opportunity currently exists for an Intermediate Project Manager (PM) in our Edmonton Water Group. The right candidate will have a combination of project management and technical skills suited to lead and participate in the delivery of water conveyance and water resources projects for municipal, industrial and private sector clients. Projects may include greenfield infrastructure, expansion/upgrades to existing systems, trenchless installations and rehabilitation. It is expected that the Intermediate Project Manager will utilize their knowledge and experience on similar projects to guide their project teams.
The Intermediate Project Manager will perform a variety of tasks which may include client meetings, financial management, schedule management, coordination of tasks and personnel, and mentoring junior staff. You will lead project teams in the execution projects to ensure delivery, resource efficiency and cost-effectiveness, and participate in the design as appropriate.
Your Key Responsibilities
Manage client expectations and relationships.
Oversee and manage assigned projects. Be responsible for the delivery of projects of varying level of complexity.
Set the priorities for your project teams, including defining their scope of work, budgets and their schedules for completing the work.
Serve as the project's point of contact with clients, agencies and others to obtain and determine project requirements and approvals.
Manage and monitor both the financial performance of budgets and on time delivery performance of assigned projects.
Conduct or arrange for quality assurance and quality control reviews, including the evaluation of the completed work for accuracy and completeness.
Participate in the design as skills dictate, and to ensure efficient project delivery.
Provide mentoring to other developing project managers.
Engage in leadership in Professional organizations that align with expertise; write technical papers and delivers technical presentations for conference.
Assist and/or lead the development of proposals and participate in contract negotiation.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Proven project management experience on water infrastructure projects.
Demonstrated knowledge of project management procedures and principals.
Excellent communication, written, and presentation skills.
Collaborative in nature, with ability to lead multi-disciplinary teams.
Understanding of all phases of project implementation, and strong understanding of engineering design processes.
Advanced understanding of civil engineering concepts and ability to communicate ideas to others.
Technical experience on water infrastructure projects.
Experience with the use of Microsoft Office software suite. Experience with Microsoft Project is an asset.
Knowledge of design software and tools which may include AutoCAD Civil3D.
Knowledge of hydraulic/hydrologic modeling software would also be an asset (MikeUrban, PCSWMM, StormCAD, and WaterCAD, etc.)
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.
Eligible to be licensed as a P.Eng. with APEGA in the Province of Alberta.
Valid Class 5 Drivers License.
Minimum of 5 years of consulting engineering experience.
Typical office environment working with computers and working at a desk for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
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