project manager - 9761, Burnaby

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Project Manager
This is a Project Manager opportunity with the largest power distribution organization in British Columbia and been recognized for excellence and been named one of B.C.’s Top Employers and one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for four years in a row.
This is a full time, one year contract located in Burnaby, BC. Looking for a Project Manager to help deliver on Generation Minor Capital Projects/Programs. The Projects consist of high volume rather low complexity Minor Capital project at Hydro-electric Generating sites.

Project Manager Responsibilities:
• A minimum nine (9) years of project management experience or equivalent.
• Responsible for the successful completion of medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects
•A dynamic and energetic individual who is able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
•A proven leader who is solution focused and takes accountability
•Strong communication and organization skills
•Experiencing in managing programs or multiple projects simultaneously
•Electrical Substation, Generation and Safety Project experience and PMP preferred
•Ability to juggle a portfolio of 10 to 20 projects at the same time at remote locations.
•Experience in electrical utilities
•Electrical substation, generation and safety projects
•PMP preferred
• Plan, direct, and report on infrastructure and other construction project activities by consistently monitoring project benefits, resources and status and creating documents such as project plans, action logs, communication plans, status reports and post implementation reviews so that the project is implemented as planned.
• Develop project plans and risk management plans for medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects with a capital cost that is generally up to $50 million for effective management throughout the project lifecycle.
• Manage multiple activities effectively such as quality assurance, engineering, First Nations and stakeholder engagement, communication, regulatory approvals, procurement, planning and controls, construction management, pre-commissioning, employee relations, and safety by using project management principles in monitoring progress and establishing standards for implementation to keep the project within allotted time and budget.
• Complete project management activities including scoping, planning, managing, monitoring, and reporting on project tasks by using advanced skills in Microsoft Office as well as project management programs to fulfill business needs.
• Maintain meaningful relationships with stakeholders including customers, engineers and field crews through regular communication using excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills enabling timely progression of projects.
• Establish standards for implementation and monitoring using excellent analytical skills and a comprehensive knowledge of project management practices and procedures to optimize project resources.

Project Manager Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, Economics or related discipline
• Bachelor’s degree Engineering, an asset
• Project Management Professional (PMP®) designation, preferred
• Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project)
• Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please forward your resume via email to Dora Pang, or call (236) 334- 4381.