Project Manager

Orica - Brownsburg-Chatham, QC (5 months ago)

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About Orica

Orica is the world’s largest provider of commercial explosives and innovative blasting systems to the mining, quarrying, oil and gas and construction markets, a leading supplier of sodium cyanide for gold extraction, and a specialist provider of ground support services in mining and tunneling.

Orica has a diverse workforce of around 11,500 employees and contractors, servicing customers across more than 100 countries. Our purpose is to make our customers successful, every day, all around the world. We take pride in operating safely, responsibly and sustainably. Together, these enable us to grow and create enduring value for our shareholders.

The Role - 4111 - Manager - Project Management - Brownsburg, QC

This role is part of the Orica global project management office (PMO) and provides project-related services to Orica’s initiating systems and packaged explosives manufacturing operations in Canada, the USA and South Africa. The project portfolio includes advanced manufacturing automation projects, as well as other equipment and infrastructure projects required to support world class manufacturing operations.

The PMO’s mandate includes the management and delivery of the manufacturing capital project portfolio. The Programme Lead is responsible for project performance and delivery success in the region. The Project Lead supports the Programme Lead by managing assigned projects to help achieve the business’ objectives. This includes day-to-day management of projects, close liaison with the Asset Owner and other stakeholders, resource control, scheduling, cost management, compliance with standards, safety, reporting and contract administration.

Role purpose:
Responsible for successful planning and implementation of assigned capital projects in order to support the Asset Owner and achieve business objectives.
Manage external project managers, engineering teams and consultants.
Compliance with Orica project process requirements
Experience and Qualifications

Degree in an engineering discipline or in project management.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the management of capital projects in industrial environments.
Must be fluent in written and verbal English
Fluency in French, is an asset.
Experience in sophisticated manufacturing automation projects is preferred.
Must be a member of a professional order of engineers in Canada.
You must either have Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or be eligible and interested to become certified.

Our Values

Safety is our priority. Always. - The most important thing is that we all return home, safely, every day.
We respect and value all. - Our care for each other, our customers, communities and the environment builds trusted relationships.
Together we succeed. - Collaboration makes us better, individually and collectively.
We act with integrity . - We are open and honest, and we do what is right.
We are committed to excellence . - We take accountability for our business and for delivering outstanding results.
What We Offer

The opportunities, facilities and environment associated with working in an international organization;
Career paths that are totally flexible allowing you to specialize or become a generalist;
A diverse workplace where your unique abilities and talents will be recognized and encouraged;
Training programs, opportunities and initiatives to ensure your continued growth;
Competitive salary packages.