Stantec, is currently seeking a Project Manager for our UAE operation. The Project Manager will support the Program Director and Department Manager and take accountability for design management and implementation with primary responsibility to the client for on-site delivery of time, cost and quality performance of a large scale construction project. The Project Manager should have extensive knowledge and experience in project execution and implementation Healthcare facilities.
Key accountabilities for this position include but are not limited to:
Guides the establishment and execution of the project management plan, communicates the plan to the team members.
Oversees the implementation of the project objectives
Responsible for management of the review process of the design proposals, work program, material submittals, method statements, shop drawings, payments, variation orders and claims etc.
Drives a positive integrated, multi-disciplinary team culture in support of the project s objectives
Effectively manage the site supervision staff during construction & ensuring the works are being carried out according to the Contract Specifications.
Ensure monitoring of the quality of materials and workmanships installed, operated and maintained.
Maintain the Project Managers daily diary and daily diaries and reports by his subordinates.
Supports the leadership in the management of costs and value to maximize the projects margin.
Liaise with Client, Project Management and Contractor for resolution of project issues, proactively guiding the team to provide solutions to maintain progress of the Works,
Provide strong leadership in managing the concerned Authorities when required to obtain the necessary approvals.
Strong understanding of operation and control philosophies of pumping stations and associated facilities, capable of review & approval of Contractor submittals for hydraulic studies & calculations, pumps, pipework, control valves.
Expertise in the testing, setting to work and commissioning of healthcare projects
Supervise, review, monitor and report on construction progress challenging the contractors efficiency and resource levels to ensure timeline are met.
Ensure the site safety practices are properly managed
Prepare weekly and monthly progress reports to appropriate Stakeholders
Familiarity with conditions of contract, quality assurance.
Liaise with client, co-ordination with Governmental Organization and other Consultants/Contractors
Consistently adheres to and enforces internal Company processes and policies such as business and contracting rules.
Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication and negotiating skills.
Works in a manner to ensure personal safety and that of fellow employees by following company health and safety guidelines and policies.
Career Level Expectations:
Requires the use of advanced techniques and knowledge within his/her function
Applies diversified knowledge of applicable principles and practices to broad variety of assignments
Makes decisions independently regarding complexities and methods
Supervision and guidance related largely to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters
College/university graduate with minimum 15-20 years relevant experience or equivalent combination of skills and experience
Knowledge & Skills
Client Service Management
Adaptability to Change
Dependability and Responsibility
Planning and Scheduling Skills
Professionalism, Standards and Ethics