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Project Director, Nuclear - Future Opportunity

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Company AECOM

Job Title: Project Director, Nuclear - Future Opportunity

JobID: 23339-1218485

Location: Toronto, ON, M5R 1A6, CAN

Description: **Business Line** Oil + Gas

**Position Title** Project Director, Nuclear - Future Opportunity

Canada - Ontario


**Job Summary**

AECOM is seeking a Nuclear Project Director to be based in our Toronto, ON location. An ideal candidate must be local or willing to relocate to the area.

AECOM’s Construction Services Canada has multiple opportunities for experienced Project Director to support the successful completion of a range of projects across the region.

Working as part of a dynamic, consulting environment, you will have the opportunity to work on a range of projects within the Resources and Industrial fields, with a current focus on the underground mine infrastructure space. Our team of industry experts and network of technical specialists will support the development of your technical and project management capabilities, giving you the opportunity to support project delivery to a broad range of clients and industry sectors. Working across mining, minerals processing, chemicals and defence will give you a broad exposure and help build your career.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:


+ Leads and motivates desired behaviors (e.g., coaching the project team and mentoring one or more individuals).

+ Manages an Integrated Project Team (IPT) for the performance of construction projects comprised of brownfield construction, asset management, and sustaining capital scopes.

+ Manages cradle-to-grave (initiation to close-out) responsibilities for all Company projects.

+ Responsible for stakeholder management including Client as well as internal company stakeholders while managing conflicting priorities and business interests.

+ Capable of managing other Project Managers.

+ Leads by example with integrity and candor.

+ Leads proposal efforts for large and complex projects.

+ Able to lead multi-Group and/or joint venture teams on “impact” projects.

+ Judgement & Management of Project Risk:

+ Consistently demonstrates the ability to proactively identify potential project problems or opportunities, analyze the issues using all appropriate resources, develop alternatives, and arrive at the most optimum approach to mitigate problems or exploit opportunities.

**Organizational Skills:**

+ Demonstrates knowledge of resources and capabilities of other Groups for appropriate incorporation into project organization.

**Execution Planning:**

+ Capable of developing and taking responsibility for the Project Execution Plan development for medium and/or large size projects.

+ Ensure implementation of the Project Safety, Health and Environment program for the project including the development and implementation of a nuclear safety culture

+ Ensure implementation of the Project Quality Assurance / Quality Control program for all scope work, including ensuing review and incorporation of suitable OPEX and Lessons Learned

+ Ensures engagement of all function silo representation, through either direct site team or remote support services consistent with the customer needs and commitments in support of assigned projects into a comprehensive Project Management Plan.

+ Manages and reports on project milestones including negotiated Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) as agreed to with Clients.

+ Responsible for effective labour planning and management for both Craft and Non-Manual positions

+ Ensure all applicable Client procedures that impact the performance of the work are known, understood and adhered to by all Project Team members

+ Ensure all risk identification and mitigation programs and procedures are followed to de-risk the work for both the Company and the Client

+ Ensure Leadership Development and Succession Planning programs are implemented and effectively promoted in conjunction with skills development, mentoring, coaching, and experience broadening


+ Participates in contract negotiations.

+ Understands sharing or risk transfer based on the Prime Contract.

**Client Relationship:**

+ Clearly understands scope of work and all contract requirements.

+ Responsible for managing all Client interfaces, especially interface requirement as driven by both an outage and asset management perspective.


+ Participates with BD and BU management in assessment, strategic development, and negotiations with customers.

+ Capable of leading strategic negotiations with customers, major suppliers and subcontractors.

+ May serve as the Proposal Manager of a major project.

**Presentation Skills:**

+ Leads formal presentations to clients and/or management with support of others.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management, Facility Management or other relevant discipline or Demonstrated equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

+ Demonstrated knowledge and experience with CAN/CSA N285.0 – 12, General Requirements for Pressure-Retaining Systems and Components in CANDU Nuclear Power Plants

+ Entrants to this position generally possess an average of 20 years engineering, operations/maintenance, M&O, construction, project controls, and/or procurement experience.

+ Has a record of proven performance as Senior Project Manager on previous projects.

+ Capable of performing as the project manager on a medium risk, medium to high complexity project.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Nuclear Construction, Maintenance and/or Heavy Industry experience – Essential.

+ An ideal candidate must be local or willing to relocate to the area. No LOA or Subs will be provided.

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Program and Project Management_

**_Country_** _Canada_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _174587BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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