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Electrical Project Manager
Black & McDonald Limited - Ottawa, Ontario
Posted:8/30/2017
Job Description

​Black & McDonald Limited is actively seeking an experienced Project Manager for the Electrical Division located in the Ottawa Region. This position will be responsible for the full cycle of electrical project management.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and provide scheduling, planning, organizing  of labour, subcontractors and materials
  • Ensure company safety policy is adhered to on all projects
  • Liaison with project owners, architects and engineers, general contractors, subcontractors, and tradespersons
  • Monitor and increase labour productivity
  • Responsible for Cost forecasting
  • Represent company in project meetings and attend strategy meetings
  • Prepare and submit construction project budget estimates as required
  • Plan and prepare construction schedules and milestones and monitor progress
  • Prepare progress reports and issue progress schedules to direct report
  • Review work/contracts/WIP for areas of risk and correct deficiencies
Desired Skills & Experience

Education and Skill Requirements:

  • Technical diploma or engineering degree, and/or equivalent trade experience and knowledge
  • 5 Plus years working in the commercial/ industrial electrical industry
  • Technical knowledge of electrical systems and equipment
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Valid G Driver's License
  • Proficient in using MS applications (Word, Excel, MS Project)
Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Senior Professional
Job ID: 2017831224