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Director - OMR Management - Graham Capital

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Updated: November 20, 2017
Graham Capital develops public infrastructure including hospitals, schools, roads and public water and waste-water systems, and light rail transit.
Graham Capital sources investment capital and provides financial advisory services. We provide complete life-cycle asset management, including long-term operations and maintenance on public and commercial facilities. We take a long-term view, because we know the owners we work with expect their facilities to run smoothly and last for 30 years or longer.
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.

In the development phase, the Director will work with the lead project director to understand the strategy and project agreement requirements for the operations, maintenance and renewal of the project. The Director will take a leadership role in establishing relationships with both customers and contractors, especially with respect to OMR responsibilities and related design or business strategies.   

During design and construction, the Director will work with the lead project director to establish practices and processes for the regular review of design drawings (e.g. during the design development phases through IFC), change orders, and monitoring construction to ensure delivery is aligned with contractual requirements, rehabilitation cost considerations and budget.
During commissioning and the start-up of operations, the Director will provide leadership with respect to client and contractor management, interface issues, delivery of operations training and manuals, progress reporting and contract management.
The Director will report to the Vice President, Finance and Concessions. The position is classified as Level 4(L) and will be responsible for supervision of a team of staff members. 
As a Director - OMR Management at Graham Capital Partners you will:
Development Phase:
  • Develop pricing estimates, guidelines, and risk assessment for rehabilitation/renewal components of P3 infrastructure bids
  • Develop pricing estimates, guidelines and risk assessment for operations and maintenance components of P3 infrastructure bids, including the review of subcontractor bids and plans as they develop
  • Interface with Graham design-build team in the development of the bid design, providing input and constructive direction to the team where design and/or construction methodology have an effect on the delivery of operations, maintenance and/or renewal elements of the project
  • Interface with the lender’s technical agent on operations, maintenance and/or renewal elements
  • Attend meetings with the bid team and procuring authority and/or owner as may be required in the development of asset management plans, pricing, or risk assessment
  • Review asset management inputs in the financial model for accuracy and completeness
  • Review project agreement requirements
  • Provide input into the Interface Agreement and/or Facilities Management Subcontractor contract issues as necessary
Project Delivery:
  • Develop processes for and provide regular reviews of design drawings and construction methodologies to ensure alignment of asset delivery with planned operations, maintenance and lifecycle budget and approach
  • Interface with FM Subcontractor and Graham design-build team during delivery to foster good working relationships during delivery and hand over
  • Manage FM Subcontractor deliverables under the FM Subcontract as directed by the project director
  • Develop rehabilitation/renewal plans required by the project documents which are the responsibility of the project company
  • Establish, with the project director and other project leads, the commissioning and transitioning processes for the hand-off of the project from the construction to the operations phase
  • Manage warranty issues and deficiency close out with all parties (e.g. FM Subcontractor, the Owner, DBJV, and Project Co.)
  • Liaise with the Lender’s Technical Advisor during the project delivery phases on FM issues
  • Provide project director with updates and information for reporting to the project company board
  • Review QA/QC reports on behalf of Graham concessions and/or the project company
  • Oversee team responsible for Project Co management including preparation of monthly reports related to Project Co management
To be Successful at Graham Capital Partners, you will have the following qualifications and experience:
  • Post-secondary degree, preferably in Engineering or related field
  • MBA or other advanced degree preferred
  • 15 years OMR or asset management industry experience in a leadership role
  • 10 years’ experience working on P3 project pursuits and/or execution experience with a focus on facility maintenance and lifecycle planning
  • Strong presentation and negotiating skills, and experience supervising, training and mentoring staff
  • Building operations experience, including M&E systems maintenance planning
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
Fax: 403.570.5130


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