Senior Project Design Manager (Transportation / Alternative Delivery) – Toronto, ON
December 28, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
Administration & Management
4 Year Degree
This position performs a variety of technical development tasks related to management of projects and programs for CH2M’s clients.
The qualified candidate is responsible for verifying project deliverables are in conformance with the specific project requirements, applicable standards and codes, as well as within project schedule and budget requirements. These projects and programs are aligned to the strategic markets and underlying business objectives of the firm.
The incumbent is responsible for supporting the delivery of multiple multidisciplinary complex infrastructure related projects involving road, railroad, track system, transit station buildings and bus terminals, parking garages, bridges and other transit related projects.
Has demonstrated the capability to manage large projects or programs of average complexity.
Acts as one of the company’s prime contacts with the client and is responsible for overall work progress and technical performance on the program.
Specific duties include:
Leads and manages the program team through all phases of program planning, mobilization, execution, and closeout consistent with established program delivery processes to the meet the scope, schedule, quality, budget and other specified requirements stated in the contract.
The scope, schedule, and budget commitments are defined in the contract. Criteria of strategic importance to the client are often included in the contract as well, and typically define additional commitments required of CH2M to achieve delivery success (e.g. HSE criteria, quality criteria, critical path milestones).
Completes the scope of work to the satisfaction of the client and key stakeholders, while simultaneously ensuring that CH2M’s HS&E, quality, financial, risk management, business and policy expectations are met.
Plays a role in the business development activities leading to the award of the contract. This typically includes client relationship development, program-specific positioning activities, teaming arrangements, proposal preparation, orals presentation, and contract negotiation consistent with established business development processes
The incumbent has high level of knowledge of multiple subject areas or disciplines in transportation sector; through understanding of business objectives, priorities and strategy for infrastructure projects; and understands industry practices and competitors.
This role has a demonstrated understanding and application of the knowledge and skill required in support of a client’s project management team; and is familiar with most of the technologies and delivery methods and models such as DB, and Alternative Financing and Procurement.
This position requires excellent communication to support delivery of the project and interacts with multiple departments and business groups.
CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability.
The minimum qualifications for this position are:
Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Architecture.
15 to 20 years of experience is required.
Experience with DB or Alternative Delivery contracts on the Contractor side is required.
Experience with LRT Design Build Projects in Canada is required.
Minimum 5 years (10 years preferred) as Design Manager on Major Infrastructure Projects in Canada is required.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
Proven record of progressive experience in transit/transportation project/design management.
Project management experience with major transit providers across Canada.
Understanding of complex engineering and architectural concepts, Ontario Building Code and other related disciplines involved in infrastructure and transportation projects.
Able to interact with clients, establish relationships and articulate complex concepts