Position Title: Junior Project Manager – Major Construction and Engineering Projects
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Position Type: Full-Time – Permanent
Language Required: English (Bilingualism is an asset)

About Tiree

Tiree is a leader in construction, architecture and engineering project management focused on delivering large, complex, leading edge projects across Canada and abroad. Since 2000, Tiree has enjoyed steady growth, stability and success, attracting and retaining industries’ top talent, including Construction Specialists, Engineers, Architects, Interior Designers and technical experts in diverse practice areas, as well as business and project management professionals. Our philosophy and focus on providing solutions and service excellence ensures that they continue to have exciting opportunities and an outstanding reputation.

Tiree’s capability is founded on the recruitment and retention of highly experienced and dedicated professionals with proven management, leadership, and project delivery capabilities. In building a dynamic and skilled team of professionals and provisioning them with leading methodologies and tools, the company has been successful in bringing solutions to the most complex and challenging business and project environments. Our people are passionate and committed to achieving exceptional results for their clients.

Tiree works in joint venture partnership with Colliers Project Leaders (formerly MHPM Project Leaders) to provide superior project management support services on significant Canadian real property projects. Together, we provide enterprise solutions to meet the growing capital project demands of our clients. Colliers and Tiree have over 600 project management professionals, operating across 30 offices throughout Canada.

The Role

The Junior Project Manager will support a team of Senior Project Managers in the planning and delivery of construction, architecture and engineering projects. Projects include new construction, interior fit-ups, heritage building restoration initiatives and civil infrastructure programs.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the development of project scope, requirement documents, statements of work, participating in client discussions, analysis of functional and operational requirements of the client;
  • Produce draft plans and sections for incorporation into Project Plans;
  • Liaise with the design team and specialist consultants providing technical expertise and report updates to Senior Project Manager;
  • Contribute to the development of budgets, schedules and reporting frameworks;
  • Liaise with the construction team to monitor project progress
  • Support the change management process that records changes to the scope of work;
  • Resolve project challenges/bottlenecks as they arise, or escalate to Senior Project Manager for further action; and
  • Monitor and manage the project through to successful delivery and contribute to project close out and lessons learned documentation.

Qualifications

  • Degree or diploma in engineering, architecture, or a relevant field;
  • 4 years+ experience as a Project Manager supporting construction, architecture or engineering projects;
  • Knowledge of project management best practices and a track record of successful delivery. PMP designation is an asset;
  • Effective organizational skills with the ability to effectively influence others and successfully resolve a variety of client, project and technical issues;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills;
  • Strong computer skills, including a working knowledge of scheduling (MS Project), word processing (Word) and spreadsheet (Excel) software applications; and
  • Candidates must be eligible to obtain and maintain a relevant federal government security clearance. Asset: existing security clearance.

Why Tiree?

Tiree is focused on attracting and retaining the highest caliber of talent. It is the people within the company that make Tiree a great place to work. We provide our people with a constant flow of challenging and new opportunities for professional development.

Tiree is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes employment equity. Tiree is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted regarding an opportunity with us, please advise our recruitment team of accommodation measures you may require.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in Tiree, but wish to note that only qualified candidates will be asked to attend an interview