Building and Construction

Project Manager, Specialist M&E Contractor – Permanent – 2589


Parker Huggett Limited

Project Manager, Specialist M&E Contractor – Permanent – 2589 Ottawa, ON

About the Opportunity 

Parker Huggett is proud to once again be supporting a long-term client in the M&E space. With year-on-year growth spanning the last 15+ years, this employer continues to go from strength to strength in developing an industry-leading team across Canada and an excellent environment in which to work. With recent project wins in their Gatineau office, they are looking for an experienced Project Manager to join their group and deliver a variety of ICI and Infrastructure projects.

Duties for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Taking note of the technical and administrative specifications of the project to be executed, including plans and specifications
  • Communicating with clients to schedule the works
  • Following up on the progress of the work and providing reports to customers as needed
  • Preparing a work schedule using Microsoft Project
  • Participating in work progress meetings with the client
  • Ensuring communication and constant coordination with various stakeholders
  • Actively participating in internal coordination meetings
  • Notifying stakeholders of changes and claim costs
  • Visiting sites
  • Developing an agenda of deliverables for each stage of a project
  • Preparing purchase orders
  • Ensuring that materials and equipment are available on schedule
  • Managing manufacturers’ purchase orders
  • Preparing and maintaining a directory of suppliers, contractors and sub-contractors
  • Completing Project Budget Assessments (WIP)
  • Ensuring good customer service
  • Making annotations on the plans for the final report and making sure to collect the information for billing. (QCT)
  • Contributing to and managing Health & Safety Plans
  • Providing maintenance manuals and reports if necessary

About You

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, civil engineering or construction engineering
  • Be bilingual, French and English; both oral and written
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Have general knowledge of the field of electricity and construction, with at least 3 years demonstrable experience managing electrical projects or infrastructure projects
  • Be proficient with MS Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and MS Project
  • Have excellent judgment and analytical reasoning
  • Be detail-oriented
  • Have ability to meet deadlines
  • Show respect for others
  • Be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Take initiative
  • Have demonstrable success and understanding of excellent customer service
  • Be able to promote teamwork and cooperation

About the Job

In this role you will have a wide remit and a great opportunity to develop in a strong and growing team. This is a full-time, permanent role.

What can you expect:

  • Salary is dependent on experience
  • The company also offers comprehensive benefits including health coverage and RRSP
  • The work weeks are 5 days, Monday to Friday
  • You’ll have to be efficient and flexible to manage your schedule according to changing priorities

How to Apply

Please apply by clicking the “Apply for Job” button and follow the instructions to submit your résumé. You can also apply by submitting your résumé directly to If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote job 2589.

Thank you for your interest in this role. One of our Recruiters will be in touch with you if your profile meets the requirements for the role and the expectations of our clients. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. 

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