Project Manager

Employer Info

Edmonton International Airport is a self-funded, not-for-profit corporation whose mandate is to drive economic prosperity for the Edmonton Region. EIA is Canada’s fastest-growing major airport over the past 10 years, the fifth-busiest airport by passenger traffic and the largest major Canadian airport by land area. EIA offers non-stop connections to 60 destinations across Canada, the US, Mexico, the Caribbean and Europe. At EIA you become part of a tightly knit team, working in a supportive environment, dedicated to fulfilling our vision of more flights to more places.


As the Project Manager, you will be accountable to provide project management services for Edmonton Airports’ Capital Program. The Capital Program at Edmonton Airports consists of a variety of project types supporting our Maintenance, Growth and Real Estate Development priorities and the individual project values range between $50K to several million dollars. Focus will initially be on civil or municipal type projects with an opportunity to deliver a wide variety of work.

• Successfully execute projects achieving budget, schedule, scope and quality requirements in accordance with internal project management processes using strong leadership and project management technical skills
• Work with internal and external stakeholders to develop project scope, budget estimates, resource requirements and procurement and execution strategies that achieve business needs.
• Share your expertise in project delivery with other internal groups as an Internal subject matter expert
• Exemplify high safety standards ensuring safety compliance on every project and regularly report on safety targets
• Contribute to achieving business goals by utilizing your skills to complete other assigned objectives as required to achieve Edmonton Airports’ Strategic and Business Plans
To be successful, you are:
• Highly organized
• A strong leader with exceptional communication and collaboration skills
• A strong multitasker with excellent prioritizing skills
• Able to manage difficult situations and overcome them in a professional and constructive manner
• Proactive in dealing with emerging issues as soon as they arise

Special Requirements

• A post-secondary degree or diploma in engineering, construction, or related field
• A professional designation or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A Project Management Professional designation is considered an asset
• 5+ years of project management experience managing increasingly complex, multi-year capital projects in a heavily regulated environment where avoidance of operational interruptions is paramount
• Solid foundation and understanding of project management methodologies
• Experience in municipal/civil engineering is an asset
• Experience in real estate and commercial development is an asset
• Experience/knowledge of airport construction/operations is an asset
• Experience writing project reports and executive summaries
• Strong knowledge of construction and design
• Demonstrated ability to coordinate work in a cross-functional, highly complex, operational environment; ability to manage multiple competing priorities in a productive manner
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills for fostering productive relationships and creating a collaborative working environment
• Ability to analyze, communicate and address complex issues independently and/or with the support of project resources
• Experience with project management systems and collaboration tools (MS Project, Teams)
• Intermediate level computer skill in windows-based applications (Excel, Access, Work Packages)
• Valid Class 5 Driver’s License (or provincial equivalent)
• Ability to secure and maintain appropriate airport security clearance and acceptable criminal record check
• Edmonton Airports is committed to the safety and security of its employees and customers. As such, it is a condition of this position that applicants are fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus through a vaccine approved by the Government of Canada. All applicants must be able to show proof of full vaccination or proof they are unable to get vaccinated based on grounds protected under Human Rights legislation, such as medical and religious grounds. All information is treated as confidential and processed in accordance with Edmonton Airports’ Privacy Policy”.

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Edmonton Airports

Start Date: January 12, 2022

End Date: January 23, 2022

Positions Available:1

Relevant Work Experience:5+ Years

Education Level:Bachelor's Degree

Wage From:$52.23

Wage To:$57.89