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Senior Engineering Project Manager in Vancouver at Design Group Staffing

Date Posted: 2/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Design Group Staffing Vancouver is recruiting for an Senior Engineering Project Manager.  Our client, an industry leading heavy industry design-build contractor in Vancouver is seeking an experienced Senior Engineering Project Manager to join their team. They are anticipating a high volume of projects this year and beyond, and as such will be looking for the right individual to join this established design-build contractor for a long-term opportunity.

The successful Senior Engineering Project Manager will have:

  • A minimum 8+ years’ experience working for a heavy industrial contractor, working on bulk material handling installation projects between $500k to $50 million. (Average project size around $10 million)
  • Should be familiar with working on rail car dumpers, shiploaders, trippers, conveyors, chutes, headboxes, hoppers, bearings, gears etc.
  • Bachelor of Engineering or Applied Science Degree (in Structural or Mechanical Engineering preferred) Mechanical would be preferred
  • Registered or Eligible to register with The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia
  • Strong project management and problem-solving skills.
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to handle criticism and diffuse confrontational situations.
  • Excellent communication with all project stakeholders from suppliers and fabricators, engineers from other disciplines and consultancies to clients and owners
  • Exhibit strong leadership qualities
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a large amount of resources to meet technical cost & schedule requirements of a project

The individual chosen for this role will be highly creative, professional, hardworking, achievement focused, analytical and organized.  Strong attention to detail, planning and excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a must.  All candidates must be able to work in Canada. 

To apply:

Must be able to work in Canada without Company sponsorship. Individuals meeting the above criteria, please submit your detailed resume with cover letter to Michelle Borrill, Senior Recruitment Consultant at

Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity.  Due to the volume of resumes we receive, we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.

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