Project Manager - Eastern Canada
Collaborating with the Eastern Site Manager, and working with a Teck Legacy project controls and contracts team, as well as Teck Legacy technical leads, the Senior Project Coordinator, East participates in and coordinates all aspects of site field activities at Teck Legacy Properties (closed mines) in Eastern Canada (Ontario, Newfoundland and Quebec). This includes health and safety, contract management, management of consultants, oversight of field personnel and contractors, schedule, scope control, budget and cost control, and quality control/assurance.
Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules, regulations and procedures Be an advocate for and promote an inclusive, respectful and equitable work environment Lead the planning and execution of environmental and geotechnical programs, including scoping, schedule, tracking risks and opportunities, cost and resourcing requirements, and site/field communications Participate in the preparation, evaluation, recommendation and award of contracts, including preparation of scopes of work, requests for proposals, schedules, cost estimates and qualified bidder lists Support and develop, in collaboration with technical leads, the review of project feasibility, scopes, design criteria, studies, and constructability Provide contractor management and oversight of external consultant and contractor teams Manage and coordinate contractor resources and ensure permits, contractor inductions and safe work plans are in place before work commences Oversee field programs to ensure safe work practices and work performed meets specified requirements, including detailing observations and deficiencies and ensuring appropriate action is taken Ensure management of contracts and change control processes are carried out in compliance with Teck procedures Prepare and maintain project documentation, including owner’s schedules, project charters, organization charts, project reports and project readiness assessments Ensure project files are handled and stored in accordance with document control procedures, files are archived accordingly, and the project is closed out Complete lessons learned sessions at end of projects.
Engineering or Science degree in Environmental, Mining, Geotechnical, Civil, Mechanical, or other related field Minimum ten years demonstrated ability in project management in a water management, mining, infrastructure, geotechnical, environmental, or mechanical engineering field Professional accreditation, such as RPF, PBio, PAg, or registered, or eligible for registration, as a Professional Engineer (PEng), is helpful PMP designation is an asset Experience with environmental legislation, industry standards and permitting processes in Eastern Canada Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite®; SharePoint is an asset Consistent track record of working successfully independently and in a team-based environment Ability to adapt to changing priorities and strong multi-tasking and organizational skills Strong communications and technical writing skills Fluent in French
Successful candidates must be fully vaccinated against infection by COVID-19. Candidates who are unable to be vaccinated due to a personal characteristic protected under applicable human rights legislation may request to be exempt from this requirement. We will do our best to accommodate those who are unable to be vaccinated.
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