Parsons Corporation Manager of Project Management Services in Calgary, Alberta
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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:
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+.
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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.
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