Senior Project Manager

HDR   •  

Richmond Hill, ON

Industry: Business Services

  •  

15+ years

Posted 30 days ago

Primary Responsibilities

The primary duties of the Senior Project Manager will be to provide project management, engineering design leadership, and client development for roadway and provincial projects in Ontario.

Project Management: Will plan, direct and monitor all aspects of medium to large multi-discipline planning projects and medium to large multi-discipline detailed designed projects with varying degrees of technical complexity. Is responsible to coordinate workload through the entire project development to complete documents on schedule. Is responsible to track and report to senior management the financial aspects of the projects, provide invoicing and progress reports to the client, and coordinate and adjust the work effort within the team to ensure that the work is completed within the budget.

Engineering design leadership: Will control the key engineering design elements of a project, independently coordinate the work of engineers and/or the planning team throughout the entire project's development. Participates in reviews with various governing agencies for design compliance and in directing the technical staff in addressing reviews. Will be involved in the production, coordination, and management of several projects concurrently. Responsible for quality of technical deliverables including coordination/review of sub-consultants.

Client development: Will work in conjunction with the marketing team for client development and marketing pursuits with MTO, Regions and municipalities. Will assist the marketing team in the development of project proposals, schedules, and bids for Ministry, Regional, and municipal projects.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering. Masters preferred.
  • Professional Licensure in Ontario required.
  • Minimum of 20+ years' experience including: 10+ years of engineering on mid to large roadway projects; a minimum of 10+ years of experience on detailed design projects and completion of Tender documents for the Ministry of Transportation Ontario; 7+ years as a Project Manager.
  • MTO RAQs qualifications preferred.
  • Solid knowledge and application of TAC Manual, MTO Geometrics Design Manual, OPSS and OPSD is required.
  • Experience as part of a Value Engineering Team and municipal projects is a plus.
  • Project Experience working with York Region, Peel Region, Durham Region, City of Toronto or other similarly sized clients beneficial.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must understand earned value, fee development, and developing internal working budgets. Demonstrated track record of delivering projects within budget.
  • Ability to lead and work with varying teams and discipline areas. Strong project management skills required, including attention to project documentation and quality control.
  • Candidate should have excellent marketing and business development skills in addition to existing contacts/relationships in the Ontario Transportation marketplace.
  • Demonstrated communication, leadership, and mentoring skills.
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.