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13744 - IT Project Manager - Engineering System

  • LocationVancouver, BC - Canada
  • Work TypeContract/Temp
  • Positions1 Position
  • Job no: NPDFT
  • Category: Information Technology

Our client, one of the largest electrical energy suppliers in Canada, has an immediate need for an IT Project Manager - Engineering System. This is a contract position for one (1) year, located in Vancouver, British Columbia

 Description

This project manager will assist in the implementation of a new Engineering Document Management System. The organization is currently use McClaren and are moving from McClaren to AutoDesk. The project will look at how the engineering teams use McClaren today and then automate these & configure AutoDesk to meet the needs of the business.

 Accountabilities

  • Lead the project team to successful project completion by mobilizing project resources, tailoring standard delivery methodology, preparing project gate reviews, and ensuring project readiness using creativity, flexibility, and an ability to manage time and priorities to support the achievement of business objectives throughout the company.
  • Plan, direct, and report on IT projects or the IT aspect of business projects by consistently monitoring project benefits, resources, and status and creating documents such as project charter, project management plans and schedules, risks and issues logs, financial reports, and completion reports so that the projects are implemented as planned.
  • Complete project management activities including scoping, planning, managing, monitoring, and reporting on project tasks by using analytical thinking, coaching skills, negotiation skills, as well as presentation, facilitation, stakeholder management, and relationship building skills to fulfill business needs.
  • Proactively progress project schedules, manage change, and escalate issues as needed by focusing on desired outcomes, modifying project plans when required, and seeking advice from the appropriate stakeholders to enable successful completion of projects safely, with quality, within budget, and on time.
  • Manage all aspects of project delivery including managing vendor teams to enable optimal technology awareness and use across the organization.
  • Maintain meaningful relationships with stakeholders through regular reporting and communication using excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills enabling timely progression of projects.
  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of project management practices and procedures and hands on experience in applying them to optimize project resources.

Required

  • Must have 9+ years of IT Project Management experience
  • Must have experience in Engineering (ie. Working as an IT project manager at an owner operator or engineering company)
  • Must have demonstrated project experience with Document Management system implementations.
  • Experience with "Document Management" solutions
  • Experience with "Engineering" IT solutions
  • Previous Hydro experience is an asset
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Technology, Business, Economics, related discipline, or equivalent
  • Project Management Professional (PMP®) designation or equivalent, an asset
  • Experience in public sector or utilities, an asset
  • Excellent working experience with systems and software development lifecycle and IT project management methodologies
  • Primavera P6 skills, an asset
  • Intermediate MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent communication skills for professional environment, written and spoken

 Additional information

  • Must be located in Lower Mainland or willing to relocate to Lower Mainland
  • Resource can work from home to start, they will be required to work onsite in Edmonds/Dunsmuir at least 2 days per week once covid worksite restrictions are lifted.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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