Reporting to the Vice President Construction, the Project/Construction Manager is accountable for planning and allocating resources, preparing budgets, monitoring progress & quality, and keeping stakeholders informed throughout the project lifecycle.

Accountabilities and Key Functions

  • Leads by example to further the safety culture that is integrated at every level within the organization
  • Ensures all Projects are delivered on time within the stipulated scope and budget
  • Ensures resource availability and allocation
  • Develops and implements a detailed plan to monitor and track project progress
  • Coordinates with internal and external parties to ensure effective project execution
  • Manages relationships with clients and key stakeholders
  • Employs project management methodologies and tools to measure project performance
  • Performs risk management assessment and analysis to reduce project risk
  • Evaluates progress of construction projects and prepares regular reports to management; escalating concerns when required
  • Develops and maintains comprehensive project documentation
  • Collaborates with engineers, architects, and other stakeholders involved in construction projects
  • Prepares applications and obtains actionable permits from the appropriate authorities. Develops and prepares recommendations for resource requirements within scope and budget including equipment, human resources and materials.
  • Hire and oversee contractors, labourers, and other staff and allocate roles and responsibilities
  • Evaluate progress of construction projects and prepare regular reports

Who You Are

  • Completion of a post-secondary degree in a related discipline or combinations of education and experience that result in the required level of knowledge, skill and competence
  • Must be fluent in English (written and verbal)
  • Must have minimum of valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Minimum 5-10 years related experience including at least five years’ experience leading construction projects and multi-disciplinary operational teams
  • Advanced understanding of infrastructure construction and project management
  • Significant operational experience gained in the energy or construction industries
  • Ability to work and travel internationally approximately 25% of the time. We offer a flexible workplace where office space is available in Calgary, but encourage working from home with on-line collaboration.
  • Ability to think outside the box and create innovative solutions to problems
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a proven ability to communicate effectively
  • An ability to work effectively across a cross-functional teams while supporting conflicting priorities and deadlines
  • Successful candidate will need a high level of initiative and require a low level of direction