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Project Manager

Project Manager

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
CA-NL-St. John's
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Electrical
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood currently has an exciting opportunity available for a Project Manager, Electrical in our St. John’s, NL office.


Key Responsibilities


  • Overseeing the development of budgets, schedules and reports
  • Overseeing Project safety, quality, planning, budget, schedule, cost control, engineering, procurement, construction commissioning
  • Coordinating project team members and sub-contractors to ensure cost effective, efficient, safe and timely completion of industrial and utility projects in order to meet and/or exceed client expectations
  • Relationship management of project stakeholders including:
    • Owner’s clients, financiers, owners and bankers engineers
    • joint venture partners
    • project team
    • suppliers subcontractors
    • regulatory authorities
    • other project stakeholders
  • Acting as a professional resource for the successful completion of multiple challenging projects
  • 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 personnel to ensure that work flows smoothly as well as providing efficient project delivery services
  • Gathering up to date information first hand at project sites, 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, BS in Engineering
  • Registered professional engineer with a license to practice in NL
  • Minimum of 8 years relevant experience and a track record of successful projects
  • Preferred experience in Industrial and Utility projects

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.


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