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Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Heavy Civil/Construction Project Manager (HCCPM) to join our team! In this role you will be managing large scale/complex construction/remediation projects. You will lead subcontractor oversight, client liaison, investigations, oversee budgeting controls, and document preparation and review.
This position can be located anywhere in Canada but travel to Faro, YT would be required.
What You'll Be Doing:
As part of the assignment, you will travel and work in remote areas, you must be able to act independently, exercise sound judgment, and have a good sense of humor. Having a diverse background in heavy civil, construction, environmental construction, site assessment, remediation, risk assessment, and northern mining environments will be considered an asset.
- Manages large-scale water treatment plant construction project.
- Manages large budget using a cost-plus contracting model
- Manages inter-disciplinary teams of professionals and supporting labor categories.
- Integrates competing and/or conflicting elements into the planning and execution processes so that project requirements flow smoothly.
- Acts as the Company representative with the client and subcontractors during work execution.
- Negotiates changes to the scope of work with the client and subcontractors.
- Follows up on instructions and commitments associated with projects.
- May participate in negotiations with regulatory agencies and in public meetings in support of clients.
- Works with other managers, project staff, and discipline leads to develop budgets, schedules, and plans for the various elements of a project.
- Works with the project staff to devise and execute action plans to rectify potential cost overruns or delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work.
- Promotes technical and commercial excellence on the projects through the application of Quality Assurance processes.
- Prepares correspondence, written reports and presentations (for regulators / clients / subcontractors and senior personnel).
- Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activity, including significant milestones, and any conditions, which could affect project cost or schedule.
What Required Skills You'll Bring:
- Bachelor’s degree in construction, Engineering.
- Professional designation (or the ability to obtain one) as an engineer.
- An advanced degree is an asset.
- 12+ years of experience in the heavy civil/construction industry performing technical and project management duties.
- Water treatment plant construction experience is an asset.
- Managing complex budgets including the implementation of a cost-plus contracting model.
- Must have extensive experience with construction, and related projects (Abatement, demolition, water treatment)
- Knowledgeable of Canadian and construction industry practices and regulations.
- Knowledgeable of current technologies and how those can be effectively utilized on projects.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
- Good organizational skills, with the ability to manage and prioritize several assignments simultaneously.
- Must be comfortable working both indoors and outdoors in various elemental conditions including rain, snow, heat, cold, etc.
- Proficient computer skills -Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.) are a must.
- Ability to lift up to 20 kg.
- Valid class 5 driver’s license.
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.
For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.
We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, Defined Contribution Pension Plan (DCPP), Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA), Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts to fit your busy lifestyle!
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.
Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.
We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!