Manager, Project/Quality Management – District of Saanich – Saanich, BC

Reporting to the Director of Engineering, the Manager, Project/Quality Management oversees all aspects of ongoing project management, quality management and capital coordination programs, including planning, organizing, staffing, leading, and controlling program activities. Responsible for the structure and staffing of the Engineering Project Management Office (PMO), the successful candidate will guide the project teams, senior management team and the organization in developing process maturity and organizational integrity with respect to Project and Quality Management. This position will be required to provide oversight, direction and/or supervision on delivering projects on time, on budget with appropriate quality, monitor the programs for compliance through peer audits/reviews and implement new processes to improve performance.

Qualified candidates will have a university degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Public Administration or another related field; eligibility for registration as a Professional Engineer; Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is preferred, or at minimum, proficiency to pursue certification; 10 years experience in a combination of program, project and operational management including experience/responsibility managing diverse/complex projects and teams; possession of a valid B.C. Class 5 Driver’s License and a personal vehicle for use as and when required. In addition, candidates must also have demonstrated initiative and ability to develop, communicate, and implement successful strategic initiatives for multiple constituents with sometimes conflicting/competing objectives and goals; proven track record of innovative and strategic decision making and experience in implementing change with new procedures and practices; lead and supervise employees in a unionized environment and possess significant hands on leadership in budgeting and accounting within the public sector environment.

Role profile and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca. Please apply by end of day WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11, 2015 quoting competition 56.15 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email careers@saanich.ca. In addition to the interview process, testing will be conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Location: Saanich, BC
Profession(s): Engineering
Date Posted: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:34:53 AM (PST)
Posting Expires: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 4:30:00 PM (PST)

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