Project Manager, Stations Capital Delivery (STA00TM)
$83,638 - $114,790
30 Wellington Street West, Toronto, ON
Metrolinx is connecting communities across the Greater Golden Horseshoe. Metrolinx operates GO Transit and UP Express, as well as the PRESTO fare payment system. We are also building new and improved rapid transit, including GO Expansion, Light Rail Transit routes, and major expansions to Toronto’s subway system, to get people where they need to go, better, faster and easier. Metrolinx is an agency of the Government of Ontario.
We embody our values in everything that we do. We Serve with Passion, Think Forward, and Play as a Team. If you can relate, we want to hear from you!
Our Capital Projects Group is seeking a Project Manager for its GO Stations Capital Delivery division. This position will provide technical expertise and administration of planning, engineering, design, and construction of transit infrastructure projects.
What will I be doing?
Manage multiple complex projects from planning stages to commissioning and closeout, consistent with corporate commitments (budget, schedule, quality, risk etc.).
Coordinate the tender and award of contracts, property requests for acquisitions, purchase orders, change orders for supply/construction contracts and addenda for consultant assignments.
Manage all aspects of project scope of work; initiate, prepare, and present agreements that govern the engagement of consultants, suppliers, and contractors for execution.
Knowledge of procurement processes particularly P3/Alternative Financing Procurement would be an asset, in order to identify opportunities for improvements and cost savings, and budget management skills to plan and monitor departmental budgets.
Identify the need for concept, preliminary or detail design alternatives, or value engineering opportunities.
Estimate project engineering, construction and contingency costs, and forecasts timeframes for project implementation and funding expenditures, including monitoring and project reporting through the use of advanced financial/project management software.
Review and evaluate consultant studies, reports, design proposals, specifications and contract documents for compliance with Metrolinx policies, procedures and standards, and any other applicable industry guidelines or practices.
Manage projects involving effective coordination and liaison with a large number of internal and external stakeholders – including other areas of the Capital Projects Group and other Metrolinx departments, municipal partners, and Railways.
Supervises staff engaged in all aspects of the project management cycle.
What skills & qualifications do I need?
Completion of a university degree in Engineering or related field or a combination of relevant education, training and experience deemed equivalent.
Minimum eight (8) years’ direct experience in managing projects involving planning, design, construction, and commissioning of transit facilities, heavy Railway infrastructure, bridges, structures, and related works.
Demonstrated project management skills and experience to manage multiple complex, projects under pressure to meet schedule, budget, and quality requirements.
Demonstrated experience and application of supervisory principles and practices to supervise staff.
Project Management Professional (PMP), Professional Engineer (P.Eng) or Licensed Architect (OAA) designations are considered an asset
Knowledge of contract law, the Occupational Health & Safety Act, and construction standards and procedures applicable to operating Railway environment.
Interpersonal and oral/written/presentation and strong communication skills to liaise with all levels within the organization and on construction sites.
Accommodation will be provided throughout the hiring process, as required. Applicants must make their needs known in advance.
All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Metrolinx will be using email to communicate with you for all job competitions. It is your responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence, we recommend that you check your email regularly. If no response is received, we will assume you are no longer interested in pursuing the opportunity. Please be advised that a Criminal Record Check may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be misleading, inaccurate or incorrect, Metrolinx reserves the right to discontinue with the consideration of your application.
To apply for this position, please submit your resume online through the Current Opportunities page.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Internal Number: STA00TM
Metrolinx is undertaking the largest transportation investment in Ontario’s history to get you where you need to go better, faster, easier, while also operating GO Transit, UP Express and PRESTO. Learn more about how we’re connecting communities, building partnerships, and providing you new ways to travel around our region, at Metrolinx.com.