Project Manager / Segment Manager - High Speed Rail Construction

11 - 15 years experience  •  Construction

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/31/17
11 - 15 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/31/17


  • Lead and manage the construction efforts, ensuring the project is delivered on time and in budget.  Working closely with the Operations Manager and Project Director, you will have responsibility for overall forecasting, cost management, contingency planning and securing the profitability of the project. 
  • Develop and maintain successful client/owner and JV Partner relationships on behalf of Flatiron.
  • Establish and implement project objectives, policies, procedures, and performance standards in line with corporate policies.
  • Leading by example, you will provide positive safety leadership to the project, promoting our "Don't Walk By" safety standard and Company Values.
  • Assist in reviewing and negotiating contracts, liaising with legal counsel as appropriate in conjunction with the leadership team.
  • Assemble key personnel for the project, utilizing internal resources as well as leveraging your existing network.
  • Manage financial aspects of contracts to protect the company's interests and maintain strong relationships with client. 
  • Contribute technical direction to the pre-award process by determining project scope, planning, and estimating and during construction, act as a technical resource for the project team.
  • Monitor/control construction progress to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget. 
  • Continuously review field operations, ensuring that the project is constructed safely and in accordance with all design, budgetary and schedulingobligations.
  • Identifying required and optional changes in project scope and negotiate change orders with the owner.


  • A Bachelordegree in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited institution or equivalent training and experience is required
  • 10+ years of proven Project Management experience with a large General Contractor 
  • Substantial experience on large scale heavy civil projects (bridges, roads, highways, rail etc) is required.  Prior experience working on CALTRANS projects would be beneficial.
  • Proven success in delivering high quality projects on time and on budget
  • Experience in multiple procurement methodologies - Design Build/ PPP (P3) preferred
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills and ability to represent all project matters on behalf of the Company and/or Joint Venture related to cost, schedule & contract matters with owner, partners and/or subcontractors
  • Demonstrate an overriding commitment to health, safety and environmental responsibility
  • Registration or eligibility to register as a Professional Engineer (PE) is an asset



Some of the benefits you may be eligible for as a Flatiron employee are:

  • Comprehensive compensation package and paid time off program
  • Industry leading 401(k)/RRSP
  • Medical/Extended Health Care, Dental, Vison and/or Provincial Medical
  • Wellness benefits & Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

Job ID: 1742

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