An Exciting Opportunity to Provide Leadership and Project Management Expertise
About Our Community
Boasting a high quality of life and standard of living, Prince George has all of the amenities of a large city mixed with the friendliness and appeal of a smaller community. It is a regional centre for close to 326,000 people for shopping, education, health care, the arts and sports. Prince George’s central location in the province offers work/life balance with unparalleled access to four-season outdoor recreation activities that are complemented by a full range of urban amenities and a comprehensive transportation infrastructure that connects local residents, businesses, resources and agricultural products to markets around the world. In addition, it is only a 15-minute drive to almost anywhere in Prince George – spend less time commuting and more time doing what matters most to you! Discover all of these opportunities and more!
About Our Organization:
The City of Prince George is committed to ensuring a positive, well-balanced work environment for its employees. With opportunities for employee training, professional development and employee wellness programs, the City of Prince George offers a safe and supportive workplace in which to serve our community.
About The Opportunity:
In this fast-paced leadership position, you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of capital projects from conception to completion. You will support the project team throughout the capital project lifecycle to ensure capital projects are delivered on time, within budget and in accordance with specifications. You will develop long and short-term construction plans, perform financial forecasting and monitor all capital and operational budget expenditures.
About Your Background:
Along with a degree or diploma in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field, you have at least seven years of related experience in capital construction project management. A Project Management certificate (CMP) or a professional project management designation (PMP) or equivalent is desirable, along with previous supervisory experience in a unionized environment. A strong communicator, you have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with key stakeholders and the ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously. Strong negotiation and problem solving skills are also essential for success in this role.
Why You Will Love Working for our Utilities/Project Delivery team at the City of Prince George:
- Enjoy the satisfaction and sense of accomplishment overseeing projects from conception to completion!
- Work with a team of professionals dedicated to quality excellence.
- This exempt position offers a competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits and pension package.
Please refer to the job description on our website for more details about this exciting career!
If you are interested in joining our team, please apply by June 24, 2021, to:
Move Up Prince George City of Prince George
The City of Prince George thanks all those who apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.