AMEC’s Power & Process business currently has an exciting opportunity available for an Assistant Project Manager
, Transmission and Distribution
and working on other electrical intensive projects in our Vancouver office.
Reporting to the Project Manager, the Assistant Project Manager will assist in ensuring the project is managed and delivered to AMEC and client quality standards, from conceptual stage through initial operations. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.
Managing the execution of studies, designs and detailed engineering for the project to provide world class quality results to our clients.
Ensuring all projects and studies are completed on time and on budget, as well as in a manner consistent with AMEC and client quality standards.
Expediting engineering deliverables, vendor drawings, and/or construction activities.
Monitoring engineering, procurement and/or construction progress.
Chairing project meetings and ensuring that schedules are progressing as planned.
Reviewing cost control forecasts (engineering costs as well as capital costs).
Managing documentation and data including drawings and specifications.
Compiling construction contract packages.
Coordinating field commissioning and field construction engineering assignment with site and office.
Participating in quality assurance audits as required.
B.Sc. Electrical Engineering or related field.
Professional registration or ability to be registered within one year.
More than 3 years experience in operations and engineering roles of increasing responsibility in the transmission and distribution industry, including at least 2 years in a project engineering role.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal (foreign language skills are an advantage).
Project and engineering management experience.
Budgeting, estimating, and scheduling experience.
Willingness to travel.
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