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Date:  Apr 22, 2024

Calgary, AB, CA

Operating Sector:  Transportation West & Foundations

Position Title:  Project Manager

Come Build Your Career at Aecon!

As a Canadian leader in infrastructure development, Aecon is safely and sustainably building what matters for future generations to thrive! We lead some of the most impactful infrastructure projects of our generation, at the forefront of transformational change in transportation and energy, and partnering every day to build, connect, power, and strengthen our communities.

At Aecon, you can count on:

  • Safety First. Our number one core value. If we can’t do it safely, we don’t do it at all.
  • Integrity. We lead by example, with humility and courage.
  • Accountability. We’re passionate about delivering on our commitments.
  • Inclusion. We provide equitable opportunities for everyone.


We lead the infrastructure industry with purpose, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. So, we invest in our people, just like they invest in us! 


At Aecon we:

  • Ensure you and your family receive the services needed to support your mental, emotional, and physical well-being
  • Believe in helping you build your career through our Aecon University and Leadership Programs
  • Are committed to supporting and investing in inclusive work environments, through initiatives like Equity, Diversity & Inclusion training, our Aecon Women in Trades and Aecon Diversity in Trades programs, and our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) to ensure we are building inclusion into every aspect of our culture at Aecon.
  • Are a leader in sustainable construction. With a strong commitment to operating responsibility by minimizing our impact on the environment and surrounding communities.


Our business success relies on strong execution and continuous improvement – driven by the diversity, expertise and teamwork of our people. We’re always searching the globe for innovative, collaborative minds to join our best-in-class Aecon community!


Purpose of the Position 

The Project Manager is responsible for the overall execution of one or numerous projects in a safe and profitable manner, ensuring consistency with the company strategy, and commitment to goals. The Project Manager will be responsible for overseeing projects up to $10M+ in the Calgary and surrounding areas. The position will be based out of our Quarry Park office in Calgary, Alberta with regular travel to site on a daily basis. 


Key Responsibilities 

  • Accurately interpret and comprehend tender/contract drawings and specifications.
  • Responsible for the understanding and interpretation of project estimates.
  • Supervise and provide leadership and direction to work site teams.
  • Ensure daily, weekly and monthly plans are in place and executed.
  • Manage the crews, sub-contractors and all other resources in order to complete the job.
  • Prepare work schedules and coordinate project staff.
  • Complete and submit a Traffic Accommodation Strategy and Environmental Construction Operating Plan for approval.
  • Ensure that contracts are kept current and updated with change orders on a regular basis.
  • Daily, Weekly, Monthly tracking and understanding of pay quantities and cost reports.
  • Lead by example ensuring Aecon’s corporate health and safety program and quality control plans are adhered to.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by his/her Supervisor.


Required Knowledge and Skills 

  • Civil Engineering Degree or Diploma / or equivalent training and experience.
  • A minimum of 3 years experience as a Project Manager, a combination of civil construction experience as a Project Coordinator or Project Engineer will be considered.
  • Familiar with the City of Calgary and surrounding area projects and specifications.
  • Experience with asphalt paving, concrete, earthworks and under ground construction.
  • Capable of reading and understanding construction drawings and documents.
  • Strong communication skills – oral and written.
  • Self-motivated with good organizational skills.
  • Adaptable to work a flexible work schedule when required.
  • Willing to work overtime, as required.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others. 
  • Competent to effectively prioritize tasks and manage time efficiently.
  • Must comply with the company’s drug & alcohol program, including testing requirements. 
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean drivers abstract.


Aecon fosters diversity, inclusion and belonging within and across our organization. We welcome all to apply including, women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


We are committed to adhering to the objectives and requirements outlined in the Accessible Canada Act (ACA), and to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in a timely manner, through the implementation of the requirements of the ACA and its applicable regulations. If you require accommodation under the ACA during any step of the application process please click here.

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