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Project Manager

Project Manager

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Project Management
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Project Manager with extensive experience in the Oil & Gas/Chemicals/Petrochemicals industry.


Key Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the development of a new process technology to commercial scale
  • Understanding the challenges of delivering a project based on a new technology and finding solutions to remove potential roadblocks
  • Overseeing the development of budgets, schedules and reports
  • Overseeing Project safety, quality, planning, budget, schedule, cost control, engineering, procurement, construction support and commissioning
  • Coordinating project team members and sub-contractors to ensure cost effective, efficient, safe and timely completion of the project in order to meet and/or exceed client expectations
  • Relationship management of project stakeholders including:
    • owner’s clients
    • project team
    • regulatory authorities
    • other project stakeholders
  • Acting as a professional resource for the successful completion of a hydrocarbon project
  • Developing and executing project plans, designs, and studies that meet the client’s needs and comply with all applicable regulations
  • Providing status reports to project sponsors regarding the overall project progress and performance
  • Developing and maintaining communication channels with clients, stake holders, and internal Wood personnel to ensure that work flows smoothly as well as providing efficient project delivery services
  • Gathering up to date information first hand at project site, meeting with clients and constantly monitoring work performances throughout the project life cycle
  • Managing scope changes proactively and resolving complex issues both with clients and internal teams
  • Mentoring and training junior project managers and project services support

Skills / Qualifications

  • University Degree, BSc in Engineering, Licensed to practice in Ontario
  • CET with significant engineering and construction management experience will be considered depending upon experience
  • Demonstrated experience (>10 yrs) as project manager on complex new technology projects with values greater than $25,000,000. Track record of successful projects
  • Demonstrated engineering and or construction experience (>10 yrs) with accountability
  • Experience in Chemicals/Petrochemicals and Oil & Gas sector

Please note that it is a Contract position


In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disability Act, 2005, we are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in all parts of the hiring process. Reasonable accommodations will be provided when raised with the recruiter or by e-mailing accessibilites.on@amecfw.com.

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. www.woodplc.com

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.


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