Project Manager, Municipal Infrastructure

Sphere Recruitment Solutions - Edmonton, AB, Canada

Job Title Project Manager, Municipal Infrastructure

Location Edmonton, AB

Category Project Management

Job Type Permanent

Job Description

We currently have an opening for a Municipal Infrastructure Project Manager for our client based in Edmonton. This position will present many opportunities on a variety of tasks and our expectation will be for the candidate to take a lead role on all aspects of business development, project management and project delivery. The position will be supported by a diverse team of professionals and lead by a manager with extensive experience in municipal infrastructure delivery.

 You are an excellent communicator with strong organizational skills and leadership potential who thrives in a dynamic work environment. You will provide project management and technical expertise on a variety of infrastructure projects, including roads, water mains, sanitary sewers, solid waste, drainage and storm water management for public and private sector clients. You will lead with a forward-thinking approach that promotes a team environment to improve overall group performance and client service.


  • Providing a leadership role in the preparation of designs, cost estimates, specifications, and contract documents, as well as participating in scheduling, budgeting, tendering, contract administration, and inspection of municipal infrastructure projects.
  • Advancing projects through the concept, design, and construction phases; managing existing clients; and developing new clients.
  • Delivering projects on budget and within identified schedules.
  • Completing designs, and design assistance and support to other Project Managers on project delivery.
  • Preparing proposals and undertaking business development and marketing initiatives.
  • Acting as the primary contact for all project-related client communications.
  • Participating in mentoring and coaching a team of engineers and technologists.
  • Engaging in a collaborative work environment with your team as well as other disciplines and offices.

Job Requirements

  • What you will bring to the table:
  • Undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited post-secondary institute or diploma in Civil Engineering Technology from an accredited technical institute
  • Registered, or eligible for registration as a professional engineer with APEGA or a certified technologist with ASET.
  • 10+ years of progressive experience with a focus on infrastructure design and project management, including proposal preparation, scheduling, and budgeting.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Committed team player with the ability to work independently.
  • Highly motivated and interested in career advancement.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to travel within Canada.


  • Bachelor's Degree


Posted On: Monday, October 5, 2020

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