AECOM Project Manager Future Opportunity in White City, Saskatchewan

Business Line Oil + Gas

Position Title Project Manager Future Opportunity

Canada - Saskatchewan

White City

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Project Manager to be based at our White City, Saskatchewan location.

  • Actively participates in the collective preparation of comprehensive, accurate, and consistent industrial cost estimates for proposals for projects up to $10M.

  • Utilizes formal training and experience to provide technical expertise adhering to a clearly defined estimating process and ensures compliance to AECOM’s pre-determined process and procedures.

  • Interprets construction bid documents and technical drawings to identify engineering specifications, evaluates and estimates materials, manpower, schedule and budget.

  • Identifies risks and provides analysis with mitigation strategies.

  • Develops the initial project execution plan as per AECOM’s standards.

  • Develops and maintains project controls plan outlining methodologies and responsibilities while ensuring alignment with AECOM’s process and procedures.

  • Provides input to the initial project schedule.

  • Manages the manpower loading requirements by reviewing the bi-weekly manpower forecast and prioritizes labour loading based on project requirements and business priorities.

  • Works with the Functional Team Leads to align their functional plans and deliverables based on the project schedule.

  • Identifies unique quality or safety requirements.

  • Ensures staffing plans are developed and functional coverage is maintained for the project.

  • Identifies key project resources, and jointly with the Functional Managers develops succession plans for these people.

  • Provides leadership in the Safety Management System (SMS) within the project team. Leads monthly safety meetings and participates in regular site safety inspections.

  • Develops the project budget for direct, indirect and other costs based on estimates for identified project scope of work.

  • Utilizes AECOM’s GPDS (Gated Project Delivery System) and leads the project team through the gated project phases.

  • Works with the Contracts Function to manage the development of the contracting strategies, commercial terms for the project and finalizing the project contract.

  • Oversees the change management process and approval of all trends and change orders.

  • Prepares and/or reviews contract change notices.

  • Reviews and provides input into the project turnover strategy.

  • Reviews all performance indicators on a shift basis, and as part of the monthly construction and business operation reviews. Provides input and takes actions where required to meet targets.

  • Conduct review sessions on project status with Area Manager and/or Client and highlight adverse schedule and cost variances for corrective actions.

  • Manages project cash flows by analyzing revenue in excess and accounts receivables. Drives actions within the project to achieve project targets.

  • Responsible for project revenue and profitability under area of responsibility.

  • Approves and submits any invoice/timesheet expenses which have business unit expenditures to the appropriate projects.

  • Oversees preparation and delivery of the financial project closeout report.

  • Conducts lessons learned sessions at key milestones identified within the construction execution plan in order to drive continuous improvement of the project and processes.

  • Coordinate with and respond to queries from internal and external clients.

Where possible, please include/attach proof of minimum requirements with resume application.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum of College diploma/certificate required.

Minimum of 7-10 years’ experience required, within heavy construction.

Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) Certification required

H2S Alive Certification required

Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection (OSSA issued ticket) Certification required

First Aid Certification required

Aerial work platform (AWP) Certification required

PMP Certification required

This position will be required to drive a vehicle on behalf of AECOM and therefore will require the candidate to submit a satisfactory drivers abstract for review

Preferred Qualifications

Technical engineering diploma is an asset.

University Education within Engineering, Commerce or equivalent would be an asset.

Professional Management Certification and/or Professional Engineering Certification preferred.

Intermediate Computer Skills: Microsoft Project-Primavera.

Expert Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 165146BR