Position Title:
Project Delivery Engineer
Employment Status: Full Time Permanent
Category: Non-Union
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Closing Date: 10/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Summary

Headquartered in Calgary, with offices in Edmonton, Red Deer and Lethbridge, AltaLink is Alberta's largest electricity transmission provider. Owned by Berkshire Hathaway Energy, AltaLink is part of a global group of companies that delivers sustainable electricity and utility services to customers worldwide. At AltaLink, we do everything in our power to attract and keep top-notch professionals. We are proud of our collaborative culture, expertise and world-class safety record. We offer work with meaning, incredible opportunities for development, work life balance and opportunities to contribute to your community. Join our team! The Project Delivery Engineer will report to the Manager, Project Governance. The Project Delivery Engineer will manage and administer AltaLink’s Stage Gate and Project Delivery Model processes as well as lead other continuous process improvement initiatives that integrate with Stage Gates and Project Delivery.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the AltaLink project governance stage gate framework ensuring that all projects comply with the stage gate requirements.
  • Coordinate and manage the scheduling of project stage gates for the appropriate review panel.
  • Arrange meetings with project managers and oversee the development and preparation of the stage gate materials.
  • Facilitate stage gate review meetings and prepare meeting records.
  • Follow the stage gate document management process and ensure that the correct documents are captured in the system of record.
  • Ensure all conditions and/or action items arising from the project stage gate approval are completed by the project team.
  • Maintain the stage gate lessons learned log.
  • Brief senior executives on the status of stage gates on a regular basis.
  • Assist in the continued development of the project delivery model framework ensuring all projects comply with the requirements including risk management standards, processes, systems, templates and procedures.
  • Provide assistance with the preparation of executive reports.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and lead the development, execution and implementation of initiatives related to processes that support stage gates and project delivery.
  • Act as liaison between project groups and other departments.

  • Qualifications

  • University Bachelor Degree(s) in Engineering required.
  • Professional Engineer registered with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) or qualifies for registration with APEGA.
  • PMP or MBA designation are an asset.
  • 5+ years of experience in project management or project control functions for projects ranging from $10 million to $500 million.
  • Experience in a regulated utility environment would be an asset.
  • Proven ability/experience in the above noted responsibilities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team environment as well as independently.
  • Strong facilitator and problem solver with a high degree of flexibility.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills, with the ability to balance multiple priorities and work within tight timelines.
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic changing environment.
  • Proven track record of good performance and attendance. Notes: AltaLink employees should be aware that we may contact your manager during the selection process. Please note, some positions may require job specific assessments, regular criminal record checks, additional AltaLink training, medical assessments, annual drivers abstracts, and drug tests. Please contact the Hiring Manager or Recruiter for further clarification if required. We thank all candidates for their interest in a career with AltaLink, however, only candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.

  • Only the candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.