• Title
    Senior Project Manager
    Requisition ID
    2017-22023
    Work Location
    CA-BC-Vancouver
    Department / Discipline
    Project Management
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently seeking a Senior Project Manager for our mining consulting and EPCM projects in our Vancouver office.

     

    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. 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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