Your Opportunity: We put the engine in buildings engineering. Intelligent design. Innovative execution. These are the elements of buildings engineering that rev us up. With decades of experience under our belts, we’re achieving remarkable results with our work in building technologies, energy, and environmental performance. Our team of interdisciplinary engineers works collaboratively with clients to design buildings and processes that are on track for safety, performance, and sustainability.
Join a dynamic team that balances competing project interests with creativity and efficiency for a smooth ride every time. Together, we can accelerate towards a brighter future.
Stantec is currently looking for a skilled Project Manager who possesses a deep understanding and knowledge of various technology systems for the built environment. These systems include, but are not limited to the following:
Voice, Data and Video transport systems
Electronic Security systems
Audio Visual Systems
Nurse Call/Communication systems
Data/Wireless Network topologies
With this knowledge, s/he provides design leadership translating client and owner requirements into the production of drawings, specifications, cost opinions, technical reports and assessments. This individual possesses extensive Project Management experience and understanding of the different design delivery processes found in the Architectural/ Engineering/ Construction industry. This person will be part of the Technology Group in the Portland office and is a part of multi-disciplined design teams for various sized projects in several markets, including Healthcare, Higher Education, Commercial and Government/Military. Excellent client communication and relationship skills are required.
Your Duties: The successful Project Manager will demonstrate a "client first" approach in developing key relationships. This individual strategically evaluates opportunities and challenges and incorporates well-developed consulting and technical skills into each client interaction.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
Represents Stantec on a local and regional level as a recognized technical expert in the industry
Maintains awareness of operational, technical or regulatory changes and improvements within government, commercial and healthcare environments and the information transport industry relating to communication systems
Develops and delivers client drawings, specifications, presentations, reports, and other deliverables
Periodically acts as QC reviewer on projects
Prepares written recommendations and reports to clients
Interacts with other disciplines within Stantec, client agencies, vendors, and other consulting/engineering firms
Represents Stantec clients in communications with government agencies, commercial organizations and healthcare organizations
Maintains a holistic view of complex technical solutions being designed and implemented by teams of engineers
Provides site inspection and implementation management for technology systems
Applies industry, technology, and project management expertise to meet client requirements/deliverables within established timeframes and budgets
Collaborates with A/E/C project teams as requested to differentiate Stantec and add technical value from the client perspective
Develops and maintains reference materials related to their area of expertise
Prepares white papers and articles for industry publication on technical issues
Develops standards documentation and boilerplate documents, and develops and performs quality control documentation
Nurtures existing client relationships
Proactively represents firm and pursues opportunities for new business
Periodically attends client and industry events to represent Stantec and promote our brand and services
Develops and delivers client presentations
Your Capabilities and Credentials:
Four year degree in related field
Telecommunications, Information Technology or Electrical Engineering is highly desirable
Work experience which demonstrates equivalent experience in technology analysis and design that includes writing, communications skills, and public speaking may be substituted on a year for year basis
Four to Six years general experience in the analysis, design, installation, maintenance and/or repair of systems, systems or directly related systems is required
RCDD, CCNA, PE, CTS, PMP, etc, certifications are preferred
Experience in healthcare technology, biomedical engineering/clinical engineering is highly desirable
AUTOCAD, Revit or similar drafting software experience is also desirable.
Experience in the site development, equipment manufacturing or construction industry and/or familiarity with construction processes
Deep understanding and knowledge of, voice/data systems, low voltage systems for the built environment, IT/telecommunications, wireless systems, electronic security systems and audio visual systems
Demonstrated expertise in planning, design, and optimization of complex networks in a variety of healthcare, enterprise and government environments
Fluent in best practice design techniques and planning methodology
Strong knowledge of applicable codes and Technology standards (NEC, BICSI, TIA, etc.)
Skill in researching and writing technical papers and reports and effectively communicating the information to both technical and non-technical audiences
Demonstrated interpersonal communications skills and client or customer service experience/skills
Ability to effectively communicate in written and oral form and able to comprehend complex oral and written direction
Ability to integrate design elements with other disciplines to deliver a coordinated design
Ability to explain complex problems and issues in understandable terms to technical and non-technical audiences
Strong understanding and experience with the Microsoft Office suite (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, etc
Meets or exceeds project goals and expectations and project performance metrics.
Travel is required to meet engagement/client requirements. Travel scope may include regional, national or international based on the contracted requirements. Independent travel is required, with travel comprising up to 25% of the work month.
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The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. Our work—engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics, from initial p...roject concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, Stantec has the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level and advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. Stantec trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN. Visit us at stantec.com or find us on social media.