Project Manager

PRIMARY ROLE:

This position reports to the General Manager of Earthworks. The primary role(s) include estimating, project management (including the allocation of adequate resources, scheduling, documentation, budgeting, liaising with the client and other factors necessary for success) developing and maintaining good client and supplier/ vendor support and relationships to improve prospects within the industry.

RESPONSBILITIES & KEY TASKS

– Estimating and Proposal Writing.
– Track and control project costs resulting in the successful completion of all projects within the established timeframe and budget allowance.
– Award work tasks to sub-contractors by administering bids through a competitive process ensuring the maximum value of services purchased.
– Problem solve arising issues as needed regardiing labour, equipment, materials and contracts to facilitate the resolution of any conflicts to minimize the disruption to the completion of projects.
– Meet with client(s) and work forces on-site
– Ensure all corporate and client health and safety policies and procedures are being implemented correctly
– Participate in the construction of Health and Safety Policies and Project specific Safety.
– Business development activities by identifying and developing relationships with prospective clients within the construction industry. Maintain relationships to produce bid/sole source – opportunities for Nelson.

SKILLS, EXPERIENCE & EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Knowledge of excavation and earthmoving a must
Additional qualification in environmental sciences an asset
Must be able to work collaboratively in a Team setting
Excedllent analytical and project management skills
Critical thinking skills a must
Solild knowledge of MS Office(paticularly Excel) Word, MS Project, MS Teams and Adobe products
Experience with project management principles
Ability to multitask and perform under tight deadlines
Strong English verbal and written communication skills
Ability to run projects with minimal oversight
Interpersonal sklls a must – ability to nurture and maintain trusting relationships
Experience in business developmemnt and client management is an asset.

Post-Secondary Education / Designation:

Bachelor’s degree/diploma/certificate in environmental sciences or equivalent preferred
PMP Designation with 5 years minimum experience in related field.

Safety Training / Certifications (compulsory upon hire)

1. Valid, clean class 5 Canadian driver’s license
2. WHIMIS 2016
3. First Aid/CPR
4. CSTS
5. Workplace violence and harassememt training

Seniority Level
Mid-Senior level

Industry
Environmental Services
Employment Type
Full-time

How to apply

Please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Telephone inquiries will not be accepted.