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Our EDO (Engineering Design Organization) is looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to take on the role of Design Manager based out of Waterloo Office.
Main responsibilities :
Responsible for producing a compliant, constructible design in accordance with Client requirements, Operation and Maintenance requirements and Construction requirements
Ensure the design produced follows appropriate engineering processes, including GHD and Project specific processes
Responsible for multi-disciplinary engineering coordination
Responsible for Quality Control of all result submittals
Responsible for developing or verifying the technical scope of a project
Participate actively in the preparation and alignment to a schedule of results in collaboration with the Project Controls team
Responsible for the engineering budget and providing key inputs to the Project Controls team
Responsible for implementing and following the project’s Change Control system, including proactive escalation of potential changes
Participate to continuously review and improve the overall project strategy to meet design schedule and budget with the ability to support staging and phasing requirements.
Ensure fluid communication between the project management team, the design team, construction team and the various internal and external stakeholders as engineering elements
Verifies that the schedule and budget data match the progress of the professional services throughout execution of the project.
Coordinates the preparation of the design criteria by the team leads
Lead the creation and execution of design work plan and LOE.
Convenes, chairs and documents interdisciplinary design coordination meetings and brings forward updates and any critical issues that impact external stakeholders to the Project Manager.
May serve as liaison between the site and engineering during construction. Coordinates multidisciplinary problem-resolution resulted from non-compliance with drawings and specifications at the site
Bachelor’s (B.Sc.) degree or equivalent from a recognized college or university with a minimum of seven years broad and extensive technical, administrative and project experience.
Experience in leading the design delivery for larger, multi-discipline projects specifically for industrial / process plants, facilities, or buildings.
Experience in Water / Wastewater Treatment, Solid Waste, or Transportation Infrastructure industries, either for private or public clients, is considered an asset.
Knowledge of scheduling software and engineering and capital cost estimating techniques is a definite asset.
Member of the PEO, an important asset
Experience with Building Information Modelling (BIM) on multi-discipline projects
The ability to deal with uncertainty, changing and multiple priorities
Strong skills in verbal and written communication