Senior Project Manager, Alternative Delivery

Organization name

WSP Canada


WSP is currently seeking a Senior Project Manager to join our Transportation – Alternative Delivery group, located at our Vancouver office.  Reporting to the Manager this position will be responsible for leading and delivering complex P3 and alternative delivery projects. These will include major transportation infrastructure such as highways, transit, airports and rail.

  • Oversee the delivery of the technical milestones and phases of the project;
  • Manage the budgets and deadlines for the project;
  • Manage multi-disciplinary project teams;
  • Liaison with clients and the project team;
  • Responsible for coordination of multi-disciplinary design teams;
  • Review design drawings and prepare presentation materials including PowerPoint presentations;
  • Manage contract specifications and documentation;
  • Liaison with all discipline team members, sub-consultants, and agencies;
  • Implement and oversee project quality control and quality assurance;
  • Manage resolution of project issues, identification of mitigation measures;
  • Review and analyze project schedules for activities, milestones, and critical path;
  • Prepare proposals, project cost estimates, and budgets;
  • Supervise the work of Engineers, Coordinators and support staff appointed to the project;
  • Perform all other tasks that will help accomplish successful delivery of the project;
  • Contribute to knowledge transfer by providing functional guidance, peer review, and mentoring; and
  • Other duties as assigned/required.


  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering (Civil Engineering preferred) from an accredited university;
  • Registered Professional Engineer in Canada (BC preferred);
  • Minimum 15+ years of related experience;
  • Experience leading multi-disciplinary teams of project professionals;
  • Experience with major transportation infrastructure including highways, transit (LRT and subway), airports, etc.;
  • Experience with P3 projects and / or other alternative project delivery models;
  • Strategic, conceptual analytical thinking and decision making skills;
  • Adaptability and flexibility including the ability to manage project deadlines;
  • Experience with schedule software is an asset;
  • Demonstrated willingness to learn;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and enthusiastic team player;
  • Excellent oral and written and presentation skills; and
  • Be flexible and have the ability to work on multiple projects of varied complexity with minimal supervision.

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