Project Manager - Transportation - Edmonton

Civil - Engineering
Ref: 231 Date Posted: Thursday 21 May 2020
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Job Title Project Manager
Location Edmonton
Specialty Roads
Job Type Permanent
Sphere is currently recruiting for a Senior Project Manager to work within the Roadways Group of our Edmonton based client.  Our client, a market leader, provides a broad base of consulting engineering services in the infrastructure, water, transportation, environmental, building, energy, and asset management sectors.

The ideal candidate will have experience engaging with clients directly in providing innovative design solutions in the transportation sector. You will lead with a forward-thinking approach that promotes a team environment to improve overall group performance and client service. You will provide technical expertise and project management on transportation projects for public and private sector clients with a focus on highways, roads, and transportation-related infrastructure.

  • Providing a leadership role in the preparation of designs, cost estimates, specifications, and contract documents, as well as participating in scheduling, budgeting, tendering, contract administration, and inspection.
  • Advancing projects through the concept, design, and construction phases; managing existing clients; and developing new clients.
  • Delivering projects on budget and within identified schedules.
  • Acting as the primary contact for all project-related client communications.
  • Leading a multi-disciplinary project team to undertake major transportation projects.
  • Mentoring and coaching a team of engineers and technologists.
  • Engaging in a collaborative work environment with your team as well as other disciplines and offices.

Job Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited post-secondary institution.
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer with APEGA, or eligible for registration.
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in Civil Engineering for public and private sector clients with a focus on the Transportation sector.
  • Experience working on Alberta Transportation projects.
  • Proven project management and business development experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Bachelor's Degree