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Project Manager

Position Overview
The Project Manager will manage and direct environmental projects to support the services and operations of various projects. You will be responsible for managing processes, personnel and resources to provide services based on the contract for multiple projects, products and deliverables that are on-time, on-budget and that meet customer expectations. The Project Manager must possess the knowledge, experience and ability to work with new and or developed customers to determine business and operational needs. Ideally providing value-added opportunities for customers and expanded business opportunities for York1.

Key Functions & Duties:

  • Reviews project proposals and plans to gain an understanding of the project requirements (budget, safety, quality, materials and equipment) necessary to complete the project within the required timeframe.
  • Reviews estimates and contracts; negotiates revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with clients, suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Review work plan and staffing requirements for each phase of the project
  • Direct and coordinate activities of project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget
  • Mentors, coaches, supervises and assessed performance of direct reports and other team members.
  • Leads and assists in negotiation of claims and disputes with the owner and sub trades.
  • Provide development and oversight of project scope, goals, scheduling, budgets, risk management and resource management
  • Develop project plans, timelines, material coordination, job sequencing and labor requirements
  • Serve as the primary contact for assigned customers and cultivate customer relations and identify expanded business opportunities
  • Identify potential problems and provide effective solutions and problem-resolution
  • Maintain quality and safety standards without exception
  • Perform related work as required

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in (Engineering, Earth Sciences, or Construction Management) or related designation
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a Project Manager in an environmental or related industry preferred
  • Experience in working in remediation and an asset
  • Proficient in organizational skills with a high level of attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to excel under pressure and to meet budget and project deadlines
  • Possess computer skills that include Microsoft Office programs to include Excel and Word
  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written) and to represent York1 in a professional, competent and courteous manner
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to effectively adapt to ever-changing and ever-emerging customer needs

Why work with York1?
Our employees play an important role in helping us achieve our mission of providing exceptional service and innovative solutions through our infrastructure and environmental services to some of the largest commercial and residential projects across the GTA and Southern Ontario. They are foundation to our success and represent our greatest strength. We focus on investing in our employees through career development programs, training and internal opportunities and advancement. Right here and right now, we are building a culture of success that you can be apart of!

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We would like to thank everyone who applies, however only those applicants who are most qualified will be contacted.


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