Project Manager
Western Canada Marine Response Corporation - Burnaby, BC

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Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) is a Transport Canada certified Response Organization, whose mandate is to ensure there is a state of preparedness in place and to mitigate the impact when an oil spill occurs. This includes the protection of wildlife, economic and environmental sensitivities, and the safety of both the responders and the public. Included among WCMRC’s customer base are oil handling facilities, barging companies, bulk and non-bulk carriers visiting our ports, ferries, cruise ships, and US bound vessels traveling through Western Canadian waters.

WCMRC is currently undergoing organizational growth and, as a result, we are recruiting for a Project Manager to join our Corporate Projects team, located at our corporate office in Burnaby, B.C. This position offers the opportunity to participate in the development of a new corporate function, and in doing so, make a significant contribution to WCMRC’s long term business objectives and goals.

Responsible for planning, executing, and evaluating corporate projects according to pre-determined timelines and budgets, this position will also plan departmental staff assignments and coach on execution to ensure success. Additional responsibilities include building and managing project teams, providing reporting to the project sponsor, and ensuring quality control throughout the project lifecycle.

To be successful in this role you will bring five to eight years of progressive experience in project management. Completion of a recognized project management designation, such as PMP, is preferred. You will need to be a collaborative team player, able to coordinate and interact with multiple people and projects, and skilled at managing changing and shifting priorities. Demonstrated leadership managing people and excellent problem solving and analytical skills are a must have.

At WCMRC we value open and honest communication that fosters a climate of trust, integrity in all our business practices, success through competency, creativity and teamwork, and being a steward of the environment. We believe that putting our values into practice creates long-term benefits for our employees, shareholders, stakeholders, suppliers and the communities we serve.

If you share our company values and have the necessary knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.

We thank you in advance for your response and regret that only those individuals who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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