Project Director, Buildings
(Toronto based with a possibility of relocating to Halifax in October)

Our client provides cutting-edge engineering, procurement, construction and financing solutions to projects in more than 100 countries around the world. As their revenues reach record highs, and their projects bring home some of the most prestigious prizes in the world, there has never been a better time to join their team. Now more than ever, our client is truly a global leader in its field.

Reporting to: Senior Vice President

Responsibilities:
To perform this role successfully, the individual will be responsible for but not limited to the following:
• Manage/facilitate in all the planning, design, project delivery methods and procurement strategies on complex projects
• Assist in preparation of responses to RFP’s and RFQ’s
• Ensure estimating department has most current information in order to prepare accurate estimates
• Oversea the schedule during the pre-construction stage and work closely with internal departments
• Manage and maintain consistent deliverables
• Responsible for the project from the RFP stage until Start-up of the project
• Negotiate with subcontractors and vendors
• Mentoring of staff members
• Constructability reviews

Experience:
• A minimum of 20 years of experience, including at least 12 years in a project management role with major complex projects in the Construction industry specifically with the construction of institutional high rise buildings (or similar)
• Bachelor of engineering degree
• Previous field/site experience required
• Experience in design build business models
• Familiarity of Electrical/Mechanical Coordination Management
• Experience with Regulatory Authorities, Unions and City of Toronto
• Strong communication skills with ability to communicate to varied audiences
• Knowledge of Primavera P6, an asset
• Experience leading successful team ventures, including development of employees and maintaining relationships with external entities
and subcontractors
•Project Management Professional Designation, an asset

Our client offers a competitive compensation and benefits package in a fast-paced work environment. They are looking for innovative, forward-thinking people who enjoy challenge and actively seek to develop and improve work processes.