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Stantec Business Operations Manager, Project Management in Boston, Massachusetts

We’re in the business of limitless potential. From iconic designs to monumental ground breakings, we believe the best solutions are the product of diverse perspectives.

By managing capital programs and projects as if they were our own, our project management business, and technical experts work with clients to strategize, plan, and implement projects that help them achieve their organization’s objectives. Our award-winning team has managed thousands of projects across all sectors — hospitals, airports, and entire university campuses; infrastructure like mass transit and water-treatment facilities; and energy and resource assignments, from mines to wind farms.

Join an award-winning team of program and project management specialists that are passionate to bring transformational project solutions to life.

Your Opportunity

As a Business Operations Manager for Project Management, you will use your understanding of program and project management to create, implement and maintain tools and processes to increase efficiency within the discipline for our Buildings sector Program Management / Owner's Representative team. This position is flexible on location to be based out of any Stantec office in the U.S. Preferred locations include Charlotte, NC; Philadelphia, PA; New York City, NY; Boston, MA; and Tampa, FL.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Implement tools and processes for Project Managers to increase efficiency across multiple geographic regions

  • Define, create and maintain internal processes

  • Generate, promote and mandate lean processes into day-to-day project management.

  • Recognize and eliminate waste to continuously improve project delivery

  • Create historical cost database derived from project management software. Mandate consistency so database is sortable and useful.

  • Apply data analytics to all responsibilities so real-time information can be highly visual and measurable.

  • Create & maintain project plans, schedules and deliverables

  • Develop an onboarding program for new hires

  • Promote training, education & growth

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Strong knowledge of Power Business Intelligence (Power BI)

  • Extensive knowledge of Lean Project Delivery

  • Ability to understand project management to create and implement processes

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong multi-tasking skills with the ability to prioritize and organize multiple concurrent assignments

  • Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be willing and able to take initiative

  • Ability to deal with difficult situations and/or people

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite

  • Up to 40% travel is expected

Education and Experience

Bachelors degree in Engineering, Architecture or similar

10 years of related experience

PMP preferred

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Project Manager

Primary Location: United States-North Carolina-Charlotte

Other Locations: United States-Pennsylvania-Philadelphia, United States-Florida-Tampa, United States-Massachusetts-Boston, United States-New York-New York

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 190002SZ

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