Project Manager
Solaris Management Consultants Inc
Surrey, BC

About $90,000 - $120,000 a year

Job Title: Project Manager

Location: Surrey, British Columbia

Position Type: Full-time

If you’re looking to take your career to exciting frontiers as BC advances plans of developing world-class infrastructure for natural gas production and supply, look no further. Join our team and discover endless opportunities for learning, advancement and professional fulfillment!

Solaris-MCI is a growing upstream engineering, procurement, and construction management company servicing the oil & gas and petroleum industries. Solaris has excelled in providing its clients with multi-disciplined professional engineering services, ranging from conceptual design through to project implementation. Solaris-MCI specializes in the design of gas plants, compression facilities, metering stations, and pipeline laterals. By building relationships, driving results and serving every client’s needs, we are changing the face of engineering.

We are currently seeking a Project Manager. As an integral member of the team, you will have a responsibility to liaise with our clients, as well as our internal engineers and other technical staff to ensure excellent project planning and execution. You will also have the opportunity to oversee resources and handle multiple projects. Your pride in ensuring that technical accuracy is achieved and that project objectives are met will be a vital part of this diverse and interesting position.

Responsibilities include:
Maintains and builds healthy client relationships
Drives project planning and resourcing, detail engineering/ procurement, construction and initial operations
Effectively manage Solaris/Client contracts
Managing a basket of small jobs with various clients or a larger project and generally tight timelines
Clearly defines, plans and manages scope, cost and schedule to meet the project objectives
Provides clear and focused leadership for the project team to create a vision for project success and a strategy to meet that vision
Proactively monitors and controls project performance, scope, cost, schedule, and quality issues on an ongoing basis to identify issues and opportunities early and take appropriate actions as required
Assists Senior Project Engineer/ Senior Engineering staff in inter-discipline communication and interface management
Liaises with Project Controls, Regulatory, HSE, Quality, Engineering, Procurement, Construction and other disciplines to resolve project issues and facilitate smooth project execution
Ensures timely and effective documentation turnover and project close-out
Promotes team focus on achievement of key project objectives and initiates celebrating team successes

Skills and Qualifications:
7 + years of experience in project engineering / management and direct industry experience, preferably in the natural gas, oil, refining, or petrochemical sectors
Familiarity with a project gate process and change management
Relevant degree or equivalent qualifications (mechanical or process) is preferred
Proven ability in leading multidiscipline projects and/or multiple projects simultaneously
Individuals must embrace working in a collaborative team environment that focuses on high performance and continuous improvement
Commitment to customer service and ability to effectively engage and build long term relationships with customers and company stakeholders
Commitment to HSE Management in a Project Environment
Commitment to supporting Quality Management and enhancing quality of project deliverable
Effective written and oral communication skills
Committed to training, coaching, and mentoring other individuals within the organization
Committed to lifelong learning and continuous professional development
NOTE: Thank you for your interest in Solaris Management Consultants Inc. To apply, please include a cover letter, your resume and specify in the Subject Line the position you are applying for. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unfortunately unable to respond to every submission or follow-up. Please note that to comply with Canadian Law, all candidates being offered a position with Solaris Management must be legally entitled to work in Canada. We wish you all the best in your career search!