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Golder Associates Construction Project Manager (Civil) in CALGARY, Alberta

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Construction Project Manager (Civil) to join our Construction Division team on a full-time basis based in Vancouver, BC.

The Construction Project Manager will be responsible for delivering technically challenging civil projects as well as developing and assisting the pricing of new project opportunities. Under the direction of the Construction Leader (Operations Managers), the Construction Project Manager will also be responsible for project and construction management.

Specific responsibilities will include management of projects ranging from $100,000 to $100,000,000 in value, including the following:

  • Assisting with and co-ordination of project design and constructability;

  • Managing project health and safety; Managing project financials including billing, project costs and responsible for delivering estimated margin monthly or as requested;

  • Tracking project cost with HCSS Heavy Job software or alternate;

  • Directing, enforce and administer multiple subcontracts and supplier purchase orders;

  • Support technical and financial proposals (Heavy Bid) with the Proposal Manager;

  • Review and understand the Contract or Agreement Specifications for the work;

  • Scheduling projects using MS Project, tracking projects against baseline to actual;

  • Training and mentoring junior and intermediate staff;

  • Working with field staff to resolve technical and constructability issues, identifying potential cost savings and streamlining field methodologies;

  • Assisting senior staff with business development;

  • Performing other duties as required.

To be successful in this role, you will be a highly motivated self-starter and have the following qualifications:

  • Degree in Environmental or Civil Engineering (or equivalent);

  • Registered Professional Engineer or Geoscientist, or eligible for registration in BC is an asset;

  • 3 or more years Project experience as a Construction Project Manager;

  • Demonstrated experience in the management of Environmental or Civil engineering projects;

  • Certification in project management or several years direct project management experience a definite asset;

  • Experience in the management of Health and Safety and a demonstrated “Safety-First” focus attitude;

  • Knowledge of BC and Canadian Construction Regulations;

  • Experience in estimating, scheduling, cost control (Heavy Bid) and contract management;

  • Proven ability to liaise with clients and consultants in the management of site staff and subcontractors;

  • Excellent communications skills (written and verbal);

  • Available for business travel (remote sites) and extended working hours as required;

  • Strong people skills and a team player.

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

  • Global projects and travel opportunities

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 15 consecutive years

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder, now a member of WSP, is a leading, global consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Golder Associates Ltd. is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), and all other applicable legislation. Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities upon request.


Title: Construction Project Manager (Civil)


Other Locations: CA-AB-CALGARY

Requisition ID: 21001753