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Sr Project Manager

IBI Group

IBI Group

Hamilton, ON, Canada
Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2024

Company Description

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets.

We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Job Description

Arcadis is seeking a dynamic Sr. Project Manager with an engineering background in buildings to join their team! You will have the opportunity to work within a talented and supportive team and take a lead role in key civil, institutional and commercial buildings projects.

We work with our clients around the world to create, support, and enhance smart, safe and sustainable places where people live, work, learn and thrive. Places impact on the quality of people’s lives. Whether new homes, shops, workplaces, schools and hospitals, manufacturing, research and development facilities, or data and distribution centers. People and communities thrive when the spaces in which they live, work, move and play are designed and managed in a way that best meets their needs.

Role Accountabilities:

  • Direct and manage project delivery including defining project scope, specifying deliverables, estimating and controlling project duration, effort and cost, create detailed project plans and manage change requests.
  • Manage industrial, commercial and institutional building projects from start of design to completion of construction.
  • Ensure all deliverables are delivered on time and within budget.
  • Drive an attitude within project teams to deliver solutions, resolving issues and risks as they arise, while managing a diverse project team.
  • Mentor team members and review performance of direct reports.
  • Drive the requirements and analysis phase of the project by reviewing requirements documents, facilitating solution evaluation process, and managing RFP process where required.
  • Work with clients, vendors and managers/supervisors, directing and developing project charters, project plans, costs estimates, business cases, steering committee presentations and other documentation supporting the requirements phase of the project.
  • Drive day-to-day project activities through the application of sound project management principles and methodologies.
  • Develop and maintain a detailed status, activities and issues report on each project to present to Management and major project stakeholders.
  • Facilitate regular stakeholder and project sponsor meetings to define project direction and priorities in line with corporate objectives.
  • Work with Business and Executive to establish meaningful, key metrics that properly reflect the performance of the team and indicates progress towards objectives.
  • Works with the project team to conduct post-completion analysis of all projects and document post-completion recommendations, outstanding issues, and incomplete deliverables.


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Minimum 10+ years full time experience in Project Management with projects related to industrial, commercial and institutional buildings
  • Ability to read and interpret contracts and contract documents
  • Automotive industry experience is an asset
  • Registered or eligible to be registered with Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) as a P.Eng
  • PMP Project Management Professional certification completed or in progress is desired
  • Effective communication skills (verbal and written); you will be taking part in proposal submissions

Additional Information

Why Arcadis?

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging:

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are proud to support the growth and equality of our people through initiatives like our Mentorship Program, Global Women’s Network, and Diversity & Inclusion Council. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. The related salary, compensation and benefits will be discussed in detail with the considered candidates for this position.

As part of Arcadis' selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer. These could include: work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence and driver’s license record.

Join Arcadis. Create a legacy.