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Director, Project Delivery

Terrace, British Columbia · Construction/Facilities

British Columbia

Our client is offering an incredible opportunity to join their leadership team on Major Projects in British Columbia. The successful candidate will be experienced in the oil & gas industry, responsible for the support of project contracts.  The role is to be based in Terrace BC with frequent travel to Vancouver and other sites in Northern BC.

As an industry leader in the utilities/energy sector, they are progressing and growing with new projects and local opportunities in development.  With a dedicated team and a great focus on collaboration within their staff they have established an excellent reputation within the industry and region.


Reporting to the Vice President, Operations and Engineering, you will be responsible for the engineering, design, and technical compliance standards related to capital projects, inclusive of asset and process safety management and capital project portfolio delivery.

You will oversee and lead teams of engineers, project managers, and other professionals setting strategic objectives, priorities, and driving alignment with operations and across the organization.

You will be responsible for the development of, and compliance to, multi-year budgets approved by executives for submission and approval by the BC Utilities Commission as part of the organization's revenue requirement applications. You will lead asset risk management initiatives and be a critical leader in health, safety, security, environmental stewardship, quality, employee wellness, and overall loss minimization.

This candidate will have the following aspects;

  • Professional engineer (P.Eng.) in the province of British Columbia, registered with Engineers and Geoscientists of BC (EGBC) and in good standing.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation preferred.
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) considered an asset
  • Minimum 15 years proven experience and demonstrated success in progressive engineering and project delivery roles in similar regulated utilities and other natural resource or manufacturing industries, with experience spanning both integrated owner/operator and EPCM environments.
  • Minimum 10 years proven experience and demonstrated performance liaising with technical and other regulatory entities such as the BCER (BC OGC), Technical Safety BC (TSBC), and the BC Utilities Commission preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience in assembling, management, and senior leadership of engineering, asset integrity, and project delivery teams for both brownfield and greenfield based initiatives.
  • Expert technical knowledge and demonstrated ability to provide technical advice, direction, and senior leadership to various internal and external stakeholders, including executive teams and boards of directors.
  • Demonstrated experience in assembling and management of annual and longer term budgets, contracts, service agreements, associated capital, asset integrity, risk, and resource management plans, inclusive of contract strategy development and negotiation.
  • Experience leading teams toward an interdependent safety and accountability culture in a unionized environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of applicable technical, financial, and OHS standards and regulations, including specific experience with CSA Z662, the Oil and Gas Activities Act and associated regulations, the Utilities Commission Act and associated regulations, and the requirements for related permits and certificate applications and proceedings.
  • Proven business acumen with exemplary relationship building, team dynamics management, problem-solving and decision-making ability for the purposes of alignment and consistency.
  • Proven ability to effectively manage a range of priorities in a fast paced, dynamic, high demand, and schedule driven environment.
  • Strong group of professionals with a "family like" culture.
  • Build your Major Projects portfolio while working on a variety of other projects
  • Competitive compensation bonus and benefits plan, other allowances (travel), relocation assistance
Please apply directly if you feel like you are the right candidate and are excited about this excellent opportunity!  Please note that only those candidates selected will be contacted for an interview.  Thank you for your interest in this role. 

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