Date:  Feb 23, 2021

Toronto, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Urban Transportation Systems

Electrical 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

Want to work at Aecon? Aecon is well-positioned in the Canadian marketplace as an industry leader in the development and construction of infrastructure. We have a roster of ongoing major projects here and abroad, record backlog diversified across multiple sectors and duration, and a robust pipeline of future project pursuits. We are in a strong market position, but we are ultimately aiming higher.


Aecon is currently seeking a Electrical Project Manager to join the Finch West LRT Project- a transformative transit infrastructure system for the Toronto Area.


Key Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates leadership in health, safety and environmental protection on the project.
  • Ensures project materials are supplied and work is completed in compliance with the project quality program.
  • Ensures that projects are built according to approved plans, specifications, shop drawings, and applicable building codes and that high quality standards are maintained.
  • Develops, maintains and drives the construction schedule in conjunction with project team, ensuring project milestones and completion dates are met.
  • Issues material and services purchase orders and confirms receipt of materials and return of equipment.
  • Supervises field employees, making sure their work is planned and performed efficiently and makes sure their timesheets are accurately coded.
  • Mentors project team members in order to contribute to their development and career growth.
  • Leads project meetings with internal and external stakeholders to monitor and support the project’s ongoing progression.
  • Maintains a thorough daily report that accurately tracks site progress, events, inspections and other relevant information.


Required Knowledge and Experience

  • Educational and experience requirements include a four-year electrical related degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience.
  • 10 years of experience in heavy civil industry.
  • A minimum of five (5) years electrical construction experience, experience with Stray current is an asset.
  • Proven experience developing traffic control plans
  • Ability to evaluate trade performance is essential.
  • Advanced knowledge of various construction disciplines, safety regulations, scheduling, cost control, quality control, engineering drawings and other documents.
  • Ability to assume responsibility, interface and communicate with others a must.


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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