Manager Project Management Service

Full Time
Burnaby, BC
Posted 30+ days ago
Job description
In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next! When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for. Job Description: Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Manager of Project Management Services to join our team! We are looking for a Manager of Project Management Services with experience managing and delivering projects throughout Western Canada projects from initiation to completion to join our team; one who inspires loyalty and commitment and understands design, construction, and delivering leading-edge transportation projects in our Western Canadian operations. This position requires a solid track record of managing projects and a leading team of project managers, assistant project managers, and project management technician/coordinators. What you’ll be doing: Act as the Client Representative to facilitate the delivery of transportation projects for key government clients Lead project workshops in scope definition, risk management, change management, and cost estimations Seek opportunities for continuous process improvements Responsible for financial and employee performance, business development, and operational excellence Drive the development of the team members by coaching and supporting career development, employee engagement, recruiting and retention Develop, track, and maintain project cost reports, schedules, procurement, and document management Review invoices, change orders, and payments to all contractors, vendors, and consultants What Required Skills You’ll Bring: Managing multiple priorities and assignments successfully Adept at communicating effectively and in a positive manner with a variety of people including Indigenous groups, technical experts, government officials, project partners and the public Presenting information to external and internal audiences Strong organizational skills to keep all phases of the project moving forward and keeping stakeholders informed Firm understanding of all phases of transportation projects and delivery methods What Desired Skills You’ll Bring: Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in Engineering or Business (or related field) Experience working on BC Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure, Alberta Transportation, Saskatchewan Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure, and/or Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation projects Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate from Project Management Institute Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Not Applicable/None This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team. A full-service engineering and construction firm, we work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities. We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, Defined Contribution Pension Plan (DCPP), Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA), Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts to fit your busy lifestyle! The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements. Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+. We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!

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