Electrical/Instrumentation and Controls Project Manager

Closes Sep.27.2021

Peter Lucas Project Management’s goal is to move humanity forward by impacting our families, our communities, and the world. We are looking for dynamic professionals who value growth, embrace change, and have the courage to go after something as big as mining an asteroid!

Peter Lucas is a group of energetic and curious problem-solvers, and we are currently seeking a Electrical/Instrumentation and Controls Project Manager to support a client in the Western Canadian mining sector. The majority of the work will be from Peter Lucas headquarters in Saskatoon, SK, though remote working options are also available. Periodic visits to sites in Saskatchewan, Alberta and the United States may be required based on specific project assignments.

At Peter Lucas we provide the variety of work, professional challenges, and incredible learning opportunities that come with contract-type work but in an environment where staff have targeted professional growth support, a diverse community of colleagues to lean on, health and dental benefits and improved job security compared to contracting on one’s own. We seek to create an environment where everyone can find success in a career they are passionate about while being compensated fairly and contributing to a better future.

Peter Lucas is a diverse team, with different backgrounds, cultures, perspectives and approaches to work. This diversity allows us to increase our decision-making capacity, individual engagement and overall project effectiveness. We are proud to develop teams both internally and externally that provides safe, supportive, and empowering work environments for everyone.

For this role we are seeking individuals who possess:

  • A Professional Engineering designation or a recognized degree in the electrical field
  • A technical background in Electrical Engineering or Instrumentation and Controls is required
  • 3+ years experience in project management, including planning, budgeting, scheduling, and executing work
  • Project Management Certification (PMP) is considered an asset
  • Experience managing projects at an industrial processing/mining facility preferred
  • Moderate-to-advanced technical skills including scope, schedule, estimation and cost/risk/quality management.
  • Moderate-to-advanced general business abilities including strong communication skills, safety management, procurement, technological literacy, strategic orientation and planning/prioritization.
  • Moderate-to-Advanced leadership skills including adaptive leadership styles, change management capability, conflict resolution, coaching/mentorship and diversity support and promotion in the workplace.

Duties include:

  • Establish project objectives by collaborating with project stakeholders and management team;
  • Create and maintain project budget and schedule by approving expenditures, analyzing variances, negotiating changes in scope/contract, invoicing and collecting payment, initiating corrective actions and reporting results to management;
  • Organize the project team, including assembling and directing team members and assigning/delegating responsibilities;
  • Incorporate safety planning into all aspects of the project; and,
  • Communicate between engineering vendors, construction operations and maintenance personnel to ensure designs meet construction requirements.

If you are looking for the next step in your career please apply at www.peterlucasbench.com/application/2337d5cc-ca80-4127-a631-60519b4f34da.