The Role : Pure Technologies, a Xylem brand, seeks to hire a Project Manager at its office in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.
The primary responsibility ofthis project management position is to manage pipeline condition assessment projects and other water and wastewater linear assets inspection projects while meeting internal and client expectations, delivering an on-
time, on-budget project with high-quality deliverables.
Essential Duties / Principal Responsibilities :
Define and implement project plans : In accordance with the contract terms, client’s needs, and Pure Technologies’ offerings from prospect development through project planning, execution and closeout.
Provide hands-on project management and actively prepare and manage the project plan, deliverables, dependencies and outcome of assigned projects to ensure projects are on-
schedule and on-budget.
Resource Coordination and Management : Assemble project resources to meet project requirements. As required by the project scope, identify, qualify, and negotiate contracts with sub-
consultants. Manage the project team against the project plan.
Project Financial Management : Prepare and defend project budgets. Keep track of project finances (cost, revenue, and budget comparison).
Flag and justify variances from budget throughout the life of the project.
Risk : Define and mitigate overall project risk through interaction with the project team and stakeholders.
Internal and External Reporting : Keep internal stakeholders informed of project activities and deliverables, as well as risk and mitigation strategies.
Ensure the client is informed of project and deliverable status as defined by the project scope or as appropriate to the project.
Coordinate and prepare draft and final reports for project deliverables.
Project Quality Assurance : Ensure project deliverables meet or exceed both client and internal expectations by implementing a deliverable quality assurance review appropriate to the project size and scope.
Minimum Qualifications : Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License / Certification :
Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline from an accredited institution
Engineering consulting, construction, and / or water / wastewater / hydraulics pipeline experience are a plus
5+ years’ experience showing increasing project management responsibility
Possess strong oral and written communication skills - Interacts with staff, general public, clients, and contractors.
Must be able to periodically travel (up to 20%) within North America and occasionally internationally
Fluency in English language required
Proven record of managing multiple projects concurrently
Ability to manage key stakeholder interests, while at the same time managing conflicting priorities and business interests
Demonstrated leadership qualities, including conflict and issue resolution
The ability to work logically and systematically, with good time management
Problem-solving and decision-making skills plus the ability to think laterally while offering creative solutions
IT literacy and the ability to handle electronic data
Flexibility and the ability to manage change
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well as part of a team
Proactive with a high level of attention to detail
Professional Engineer designation preferred or must be able to achieve theP.Eng. designation within a reasonable timeframe
Project Management Professional (PMP) designation will be an asset
Work Environment :
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
Office Work : Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.
Site Work : Depending on location, site work can involve presence in construction sites or client facilities, entry to confined space (adequate training will be provided), climbing ladders, wearing personal protective gear.
Standardweeklyjob hours : 40 hours
Travel : up to 20%