Project Manager, Land Development

Description
WHITBY
In Canada, more than 8,000 of our people foster innovation every day because we know that our future world will be vastly different from today. Our reach includes environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources. Through our Future Ready initiative, we bring clarity and vision to some of Canada's most complex challenges and opportunities.
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POSITION DESCRIPTION
WSP is currently seeking a Project Manager to join our Land Development team, located at our Whitby office. Reporting to the Manager this position will be responsible for managing a variety of green field, redevelopment and land development projects for residential, commercial, retail and institutional sites .
RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage a number of land development projects in the GTA;
  • Manage each project to ensure client expectations and business unit standards are met;
  • Obtain land development approvals acting as a liaison between client and approving authorities;
  • Preparation of proposals;
  • Business development activities;
  • Financial management of projects;
  • Staff mentoring and development;
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • 10+ years of project management experience in a consulting environment focused on GTA land development projects;
  • Registered as a P. Eng. in Ontario preferred but not mandatory;
  • Expert knowledge of the land development approvals process in Ontario;
  • Strong client management skills with excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Strong financial and project management skills;
  • Valid driver's license in Ontario;
  • Well-developed network within the land development industry.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).
WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.
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