Overview

Williams Scotsman Project Manager – Canada Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Williams Scotsman

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Project Manager – Canada
Location:
Edmonton, AB

The Projects Manager – Canada reports directly to the Director of Operations Canada. Manage special projects as assigned, including but not limited to:….

The Projects Manager – Canada is responsible for the planning, organizing, directing and controlling of daily project management processes and best practices; evaluating the efficiency of service levels of vendors and staff; assisting with the planning and management of strategic project activities across multiple projects within Canada; overseeing the analysis of data and information; change management; schedules; and ensuring all Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) are met.

Reporting structure The Projects Manager – Canada reports directly to the Director of Operations Canada.

Main responsibilities RESPONSIBILITIES

Superior Leadership, team-building, influence and coaching skills.

  • Exemplifies core values of Excellence, Innovation, Empowerment, and Collaboration with the highest standards of business ethics.
  • Consumer-centric and strategic thinker – can identify relevant consumer insights and unmet consumer needs.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills with ability to manage multiple projects and teams, as well as facilitate creative development.
  • Ensure safety is a practiced priority for all personnel and all safety policies and OH&S regulations are met.
  • Provide leadership, direct project priorities and maintain a master schedule to ensure the efficient and continual improvement of operations, including, but not limited to: the reduction of delivery lead times, client billings, inventory and consumables and increases in labour efficiencies.
  • Implement metrics and measurements to effectively evaluate organizational performance trends and improve systems related to the servicing and manufacturing department.

ADDITIONAL DUTIES

  • Become skilled in the use of Williams Scotsman Intranet, JDE and Cognos Reporting; including Productivity Improvement Projects (PIP), Order Maintenance Billing (OMB), Work and Service Order Management (WOM and SOM) and Branch Operations Systems (BOSS).
  • Manage special projects as assigned, including but not limited to: technical function of new projects, financial benefits, risk analysis, scheduling, customer relations, quality assurance and quality control.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Key factors for success (short-term, mid-term and long-term)

  • Implement metrics and measurements to effectively evaluate organizational performance trends and improve systems related to the Project and Service departments.
  • Become skilled in the use of Williams Scotsman Intranet, JDE and Cognos Reporting; including Productivity Improvement Projects (PIP), Order Maintenance Billing (OMB), Work and Service Order Management (WOM and SOM) and Branch Operations Systems (BOSS).
  • Provide leadership, direct project priorities and maintain a master schedule to ensure the efficient and continual improvement of operations, including, but not limited to: the reduction of delivery lead times, client billings, inventory and consumables and increases in labour efficiencies.

Job experience & skills requirements POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in the industry.
  • Minimum 3 years leadership and supervisor experience.
  • Strong understanding of industry regulations, standards, and recommended practices as they pertain to our business.
  • Must have excellent organizational, written and oral communication skills.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, and Outlook.
  • Demonstrated experience in leadership, problem solving, creativity, strategic thinking, fostering cooperation and teamwork within business unit management team.
  • Excellent problem solving skills to include root cause analysis, course of action development, and recurrence prevention and follow-up.
  • Strong understanding of project management.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple, changing priorities in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines, while maintaining attention to detail.
  • Commitment to corporate goals and ethics.

Qualifications QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 7 years’ Project Management and Controls or related experience;
  • Minimum 3 years budget forecasting and control experience.
  • Certified by the PMI is strongly recommended.

Compensation & Benefits Information Some of the many benefits offered by Williams Scotsman include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Business Casual Dress every day
  • Excellent benefits package including:
    • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
    • Prescription Plan
    • Life Insurance
    • Disability Coverage
    • RRSP Program with Company Match
    • Paid Vacation, Holidays, Flex & Sick Days
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Tuition Assistance
    • Employee Referral Program

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-23
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