Pinchin Limited Operations Manager, Building Science Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Pinchin Limited

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Operations Manager, Building Science
Edmonton, AB

Coordinating group resources, including employee allocation, equipment control and maintenance, vacation scheduling, weekend resources, etc….

Operations Manager

Building Science

Edmonton or Calgary, Alberta

For those looking for a new and exciting challenge in their career, we are pleased to announce an Operations Manager opportunity in the Edmonton office. The successful individual will be an experienced Operations Manager who can provide forward-thinking leadership for our growing Building Science Group.

Our Building Science Group provides integrated solutions to residential, institutional, industrial and commercial clients who require reliable and cost effective systems in both new and retrofit facilities. The combined skills of our engineers, architects, technicians and support personnel with their diverse backgrounds in design, project management, and construction provide clients with a team recognized as leaders in the field.

The Operations Manager will be responsible for the following areas:

Financial and Administrative Responsibilities

  • Demonstrating good business knowledge and awareness of financial implications of project decisions
  • Ensuring that group budgets are prepared on time and that profit and utilization targets are met
  • Ensuring that direct and indirect reports submit internal reporting information on a timely basis (e.g. time entry, expense reports, pre-bills, etc.)
  • Tracking monthly group performance (client satisfaction; revenue/profit; A/R; WIP; billings; etc.)

Supervision and Training of Project Managers, Coordinators and Technologists

  • Ensuring the well-being and safety of Pinchin employees at all work sites
  • Performance measurement and discipline
  • Coordinating group resources, including employee allocation, equipment control and maintenance, vacation scheduling, weekend resources, etc.
  • Providing technical assistance to employees under supervision
  • Liaison between clients and Pinchin employees
  • Supervising employees and monitoring their job proficiency and quality
  • Ensuring employees are trained in, and maintain, company procedures and programs
  • Working with employees to develop and instill goals set in Pinchin’s Employee Development Program

Coordination of Project Activities

  • Assigning work to employees as appropriate
  • Overseeing preparation of contract documents
  • Coordinating work and client contacts with other groups within the Company

Maintaining Quality Control

  • Reviewing the work of employees and colleagues to ensure it meets the standards established for Pinchin work
  • Reviewing your own work prior to submitting for quality review
  • Making suggestions to continually improve work quality


  • Degree from an accredited University within a related field
  • P. Eng. or eligibility for P. Eng. status, or registered Architect
  • Registered Roof Observer (RRO) designation would be an asset
  • 10 or more years of relevant experience with building envelope assessment and restoration design
  • Strong communication skills, professional presentation, and technical expertise
  • Strong writing skills and a high level of attention to detail
  • Familiarity with invoicing, budgeting, and other areas of project related financial management
  • Experience with business development initiatives and client interaction
  • Proven group management experience

We are looking for the best and the brightest candidates to fill this role. The reward is a competitive salary and benefits package and a company culture that values leadership development and work/life balance. We also offer RRSP Matching, annual profit share bonuses, and a broad range of employer-paid perks and benefits.

Take a look to see all Pinchin has to offer: www.pinchin.com/working-at-pinchin. You may also see what our employees have to say. Take a look at our reviews on Indeed: https://goo.gl/7USfE8

To apply for this position, click on the “Apply” button above. We appreciate interest from all candidates, but only those invited to interview will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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