Project Director/Senior Project Manager (Construction)

Golder Associates - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Senior Project Director / Senior Project Manager to join our Construction team on a full-time basis based in Mississauga.

The team handles a diverse range of both engineering and construction operations related to projects across Canada in support of Golder’s engineers, scientists and the other operating divisions.

Resourcefulness and capability to define, develop and lead multidisciplinary projects with a strong business sense is critical to this role. The successful candidate will be working with a regional team leading large-scale, multi-disciplinary projects, focusing on mine closure, site remediation and ground improvement works. Projects are delivered in various forms, form contract administration, contract management to general contracting. The role involves identifying and developing new business opportunities for the Golder in Ontario and Eastern Canada, developing existing key client relationships as well as providing technical leadership, mentoring, developing project managers and senior site staff and providing project direction. Target projects will focus on mining and heavy civil opportunities primarily in Canada.

This senior role in Golder’s Construction Division is responsibility for the senior oversight on large-scale projects and leading project teams. The successful candidate will be accountable for technical quality, cost, schedule and safety on technically challenging and diverse types of construction projects.

An overview of your role will include:
Senior leadership and mentoring of project teams
Business development in sourcing and realizing new construction opportunities for large-scale, multi-disciplinary projects across Canada
Accountability for project delivery – safety, cost, scope, quality and schedule
Work with estimation functions and procurement functions on development of scopes of work and providing support to estimating and procurement activities as necessary
Support preparation of detailed engineering estimates for projects
Leading teams in the preparation of proposals and presentations to promote services
Leading construction personnel and engineering design staff to resolve technical and constructability issues

The successful candidates will have the following skills, abilities, and qualifications:

Degree in Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering and Management, B.Sc. or equivalent
Licensed Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario and ability to be licensed in other provinces
PMP designation preferred
Minimum of 15 years of construction management experience
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in senior project manager role
Minimum 10 years of experience in large-scale construction projects with value greater than $10M is preferred
Experience in Projects related to Mining, Environmental Remediation, Demolition and/or Infrastructure is desirable
Must be willing to travel 10-20%, and work independently and remotely in Golder offices when required
Self-starter and with a willingness to learn and experience
Strong communication skills (written, verbal, and interpersonal)

Your benefits at Golder will include:
Competitive benefits and renumeration packages
Option to purchase shares in Golder
Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
On the job training, mentoring and coaching
Global projects and travel opportunities

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder video.

Primary Location CA-ON-MISSISSAUGA
Schedule Full-time
Employee Status Regular
Experience (Minimum Yrs.) 12
Job Posting Jan 21, 2020, 1:39:03 PM