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Date:  Jan 11, 2021
Location: 

Saskatoon, SK, CA

Operating Sector:  Civil West

Project Manager

At Aecon, we’re building the future and our people are at the heart of everything we do. We're always looking for exceptional talent to work on our exciting and ever-expanding project portfolios. We are focused on being the #1 Canadian Infrastructure Company and the first choice employer in our industry.

 

Position Overview

Safe.Trusted.Respected.Aecon Civil is a market leader with a self-perform competitive advantage and core local strength in key markets. We’re proud of our work helping to expand and improve Canada’s infrastructure and transportation networks, and we’re ready to build the future of our country. With over a century of experience, and the ability to offer diverse, comprehensive services, Aecon is a preferred contractor for our clients. This includes numerous public entities and Public-Private Partnerships in Canada and abroad.

 

Reporting to the Saskatchewan Construction Manager, 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.

 

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 Experience

  • Civil Engineering Degree or Diploma / or equivalent training and experience.
  • 10 + years of combined civil construction experience in a Project Management role.
  • Familiar with the Ministry of Highways Saskatchewan projects and specifications.
  • Experience with asphalt paving, bridges, 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 out of town and in remote locations, as 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.

 

Aecon has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

 

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