PROJECT MANAGER - Electrical

Toronto, ON

BUILD YOUR CAREER AT BLACK & MCDONALD

With a solid foundation, anything is possible. Building something from nothing is in your blood, and it’s in ours too. It’s why we choose to do meaningful work that transforms the world we live in. Like you, we can’t wait to get our hands on exciting, diverse projects that make a difference in our communities. We’re constantly growing (it’s kind of our thing) and we depend on every member of our talented teams to get us even further. You can depend on steady, long-term access to high-quality projects across Canada, the U.S. and beyond. At Black & McDonald, we strive to provide our people with endless opportunities to learn, grow and leave their mark on an exciting industry.

ABOUT THIS CAREER OPPORTUNITY

Black & McDonald’s GTAA region team is growing! If you are an independent, enthusiastic, and driven professional searching for an opportunity to build a solid foundation for your career, this position is for you. The Project Manager is located in the Airport and typically reports directly to the Operation Manager.

Project Managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate assigned project(s) from start to finish and in accordance with schedule, specifications and budget. Their primary focus is safety, planning, monitoring progress, scheduling, quality, costs management, estimating, reporting, and managing project change under the direction of senior leadership.

  • Provide leadership for assigned project in regards to cost, schedule, quality, safety, and contract performance
  • Establish project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards as per company policy and contract specifications
  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships with all stakeholders including Black & McDonald team members, clients, consultants, joint venture partners, trades, subcontractors, vendors, suppliers, and the community, while keeping them informed of relevant information
  • Plan, prepare, monitor, and manage construction schedule and milestones
  • Ensure work is performed in compliance with applicable standards – ie. HSE regulations, company policies and procedures, and contract requirements
  • Monitor and report on progress, labour productivity, work outcomes, budget, cost, and forecast
  • Prepare and submit project estimates and price/negotiate all changes in scope as required
  • Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with clients, suppliers, subcontractors, and consultants
  • Review work/contracts/WIP for areas of risk and correct deficiencies
  • Ensure material and equipment are available to tradespersons
  • Ensure monthly cost forecasting and checklists are completed accurately and on time
  • Ensure accurate productivity reports are completed weekly.

COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS

  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Project)
  • JD Edwards or an Oracle-based ERP system
  • Change Orientation
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Continuous Learning
  • Customer Focus
  • Holds Self and Others Accountable
  • Problem Solving and Innovation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Values and Respects Others
  • Coaches and Develops
  • Maximizes Business Performance and Team Effectiveness
  • Strategic Perspective

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Degree or Diploma in

  • Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Electrical Engineering

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • 5-10 years of Operations Management experience in Construction industry
  • Experience managing projects

SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Intermediate knowledge and understanding of:

  • Contract management
  • Construction scheduling, planning, and execution
  • Project structural design interpretation
  • Financial statements – read and comprehend
  • Established division practices, procedures and techniques
  • Business operations processes
  • Organization and time management
  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Project)
  • JD Edwards or an Oracle-based ERP system


Intermediate user of:

  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Project)
  • JD Edwards or an Oracle-based ERP system

  • Security clearance requirements – Transportation Service Clearance