Project Manager (Senior)

Wood - Oakville, ON (7 months ago)

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Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently seeking a Senior Project Manager for our mining consulting and EPCM projects in our Vancouver and Oakville offices.

This role has overall responsibility for overseeing the development of budgets, schedules and reports as well as for the management and coordination of project staff and sub-contractors to ensure safe, cost effective, efficient and timely completion of projects in order to meet and/or exceed client expectations. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.

Key Responsibilities

Ensuring the management and coordination of project staff and sub-contractors to ensure safe, cost effective, efficient and timely completion of projects in order to meet and/or exceed client expectations
Acting as a technical professional resource for the successful competition of multiple major challenging projects
Managing all phases of an EPC/M project, including: project planning/execution, engineering, construction, through to pre-commissioning
Developing and maintaining communication channels with clients, stake holders, and internal personnel to ensure that work flows smoothly as well as providing first class engineering services
Mentoring and training junior internal personnel to groom individuals as well as complete project teams to become more prepared to take on additional roles and responsibilities
Overseeing the development of project budgets, schedules and reports
Gathering up to date information first hand at sites, meeting with clients and constantly monitoring work performances
Skills / Qualifications
Undergraduate or Graduate Degree in Engineering from a recognized university
With between 15-20 years’ experience in an EPC / EPCM environment, construction and/or operations supporting the mining industry, including at least 5 years increasing responsibility as a project manager
Extensive experience in mining is highly desired; will consider petro-chemical, heavy civil and O&G project experience
Experience in managing greenfield, or large brownfield projects is required ($100Mn-$1 Bn)
Completion of a diploma or degree in a certified project management program is considered an asset
Ability to develop new, proprietary and innovative solutions to current processes is an asset
A willingness to travel, both domestic and internationally, for varying durations and at times to remote locations
Must be eligible to work in Canada
Company Overview
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

Diversity Statement
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.