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Project Director - Infrastructure (Future Opportunities)

Updated: November 30, 2017

Graham is a growing, dynamic and innovative construction solutions provider with history of success dating back to 1926. As an employee-owned company, you’ll be able to capitalize on our collective success by becoming an owner yourself. You’ll also be able to take advantage of professional development, learning and growth opportunities, while working on exciting, leading-edge projects.

We rank among Canada’s largest construction companies, are a Platinum Member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and are seeking top tier talent to further strengthen our capabilities. We provide a collaborative and caring culture and the necessary tools and support for you to succeed, both personally and professionally. If you’re eager to work on innovative projects, be part of a great team and become an employee-owner, Graham is the place for you.
As a member of our Infrastructure group, you will provide insight and innovative construction solutions to ensure the successful execution of various infrastructure projects, such as: roadways, highways and interchanges; bridges and overpasses; water and wastewater treatment facilities; transmission lines; general/public transportation including airports, seaports and light rail transit lines (LRTs); and conventional and alternative power generation like wind farms and district energy facilities. You will also further hone your skills operating under various delivery methods including Design-Build, P3 (Public-Private Partnership), Construction Management and IPD (Integrated Project Delivery).


The Project Director - Infrastructure  reports directly to the SVP and will have an in-depth knowledge of bidding process, infrastructure construction of major projects, and are involved at an early stage in the development of the project to lead in development of the procurement plan, and have a leadership role in the execution team.  

As a Project Director at Graham you will:

  • Build and mentor a productive, cohesive bid team with the ability to successfully follow through with a winning bid from inception to completion

  • Is responsible for ensuring a successful completion of projects, their profitability, and for retaining owners as continuing clients of the company

  • Responsible for the comprehensive management of bid schedule and budget

  • Collaboration throughout project phases including planning, preparation, monitoring, analysis and strategizing

  • Develop client relationships by offering operational and financial solutions, and understanding/anticipating their needs

  • Maintaining client relationships through execution excellence

  • Review and negotiate contracts. Liaise with Management and legal counsel as appropriate

  • Projects and operational staffing planning - hire, coach/mentor, provide direction, and review performance

  • Overseeing of Project Operations, Engineering, Methods and Procedures

  • Manage and control the project progress, costs and budgets throughout the project life

  • Advise the SVP on project status and results in a timely fashion

To be Successful at Graham, you will have the following qualifications and experience:
  • Successful completion of a Civil Engineering degree and/or a Diploma or Certificate in a related field

  • Minimum 10 years of recent experience in rail, tunnels and highway construction supervision, design, or project management as a Project Director or in a similar role

  • Minimum 10 years of construction industry experience in a management level position

  • Responsible for Project Management on all light rail projects over 500 Million dollars

  • Experience on tunnel projects valued over 200 Million dollars

  • Knowledge of bypass construction projects valued over 150 Million dollar

  • Recent experience working on P3 pursuits and/or execution experience

  • Recent experience in gaining major bids with joint venture partners

  • Proven management of successful infrastructure and construction bids


Compensation and Benefits:
  • Competitive salary with annual bonus potential
  • Comprehensive benefits package including dental, optical and medical and company matched pension plan.
  • Ownership and long term equity opportunities

What we can offer you:
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Grounded and family-oriented workplace in a progressive environment that is at the forefront of a fast evolving business sector
  • Commitment to the training and wealth of opportunities for career development across job categories, project types and locations around North America
Graham is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Graham does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law.
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Graham Management Services LP
10840 27th Street SE
Calgary, AB T2Z 3R6

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