Project Manager

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Employment duration: Full time
Employee Referral Bonus:


JOB TITLE: Project Manager 

DEPARTMENT: Michels Canada (Microtunneling)


The Project Manager III manages multiple projects equaling $50M or greater, ensuring profitable operations. Plan, direct, and coordinate activities of designated project to ensure that goals or objectives of project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: An employee in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed below. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. The below list reflects the general details necessary to describe the primary and essential functions of the position and shall not be construed as the only duties that may be assigned for the position.

  1. Maintain and promote a strong safety culture for all employees, vendors, and customers and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

  2. Directly supervise the project team. Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; providing feedback; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

  3. Provide direction to assigned project staff, review project proposal or plan to fully understand the scope of the work and contract to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of the project, under limited supervision.

  4. Proactively build and sustain relationships with clients and general/sub-contractors, both while on the job and through networking outside of work. Ensure we are proactively communicating with the client at all times.

  5. Manage project to ensure profitable and timely operations, exceeding budget and quality expectations.

  6. Responsible for contract management: initial conversations through final project close-out. Additionally, once awarded/executed, ensuring timely review and reconciliation/approval of variances.

  7. In coordination with field leadership, coordinates activities of the project to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.

  8. Review status reports prepared by project personnel and modifies schedules or plans as required.

  9. Prepare and/or review project reports for management, client, or others.

  10. Confer with project personnel to resolve problems and escalate as appropriate.

  11. Coordinate project activities with activities of government regulatory or other governmental agencies.

  12. Assist with estimating work as necessary. Review bid requirements thoroughly and ask follow-up questions as necessary ensuring all necessary information is captured during bid day.

  13. Other duties as assigned.


  • 15+ years of related experience

  • Must possess a valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicles which may be driven and an acceptable driving record as determined by the DOT Operations Director and Michels Legal Department. 

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office


  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certificate, Professional Engineer (PE)Certificate

  • Advanced licensing/certification

  • Experience with: Primavera, HCSS, B2W, and Microsoft Project

  • Michels experience



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