Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking a Senior Project Manager, Materials Engineer for our Calgary office & laboratory. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the management of a variety of projects, assisting in new business development, reviewing the technical quality of deliverables, ensuring timely delivery on projects, and in the development and supervision of the Materials Engineering team. These responsibilities will be delivered within a framework that manages risks and prioritizes safety.
This is a challenging position, and will require an individual with a solid technical background combined with strong project management and inter-personal skills.
Assessment and approval of engineering of materials (specifically asphalt, soils and concrete) providing expertise to the office, site work and laboratory operations
Project management of assignments that may include the conducting and coordinating of a wide variety of projects on asphalt, soil and concrete, materials testing programs, investigations on existing roads, bridges, dams and other structures
Preparation of technical proposals and reports
Undertake materials investigations and studies
Finalize and review reports and all project related correspondence with client
Provide excellent customer service and a commitment to technical excellence
Assist in supervision of materials engineering and technical staff (field work and lab)
Build, mentor and maintain a high level of team performance
Maintain and develop client relationships
Develop and implement new business and marketing goals
Effectively communicate, reinforce and model company policies and procedures
Provide Safety Leadership
Skills / Qualifications
University graduate with a degree in Civil or Geotechnical engineering
Currently registered or immediately eligible for registration with APEGA
A minimum of 10 years industry experience (since graduation) in providing practical materials engineering services relevant to a variety of projects (transportation, civil, municipal, commercial development, resource industries, utilities, building structures)
Willingness and demonstrated ability to establish and supervise materials engineering consulting; services in a local or regional market
Demonstrated supervisory experience and knowledge of regional markets
Ability and desire to build and develop new and existing clients
Excellent written and oral communication skills, management and leadership qualities
Desire to provide excellent practical client service, and a commitment to technical excellence
Must be well organized, have the ability to manage and prioritize several assignments at one time, deliver on time and on budget
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.