Job Posting 84761

Project Manager, Facilities & Operations
Evergreen
Toronto Metro area
550 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON
closed 3 days ago (Thu, 30 Jun)
full time  •  $58,000 - $65,000¬†annually

Introduction: 

Evergreen is hiring a Project Manager, Facilities & Operations to support our lively Evergreen Brick Works (EBW) campus. EBW is a community hub and gathering place; a place to connect with nature and engage in the broad array of programs Evergreen offers. We are looking for an enthusiastic, service-oriented person with a knack for building relationships, and a talent for managing dynamic spaces.

About Us:

Evergreen is a national not-for-profit helping make cities flourish.  Cities that are low carbon, inclusive to all and sustainable at their core. 

For 30 years, Evergreen has been making Canadian cities better places to move, work, live, play and grow.  We have worked from coast to coast with governments, neighborhood groups, school boards, developers and residents, collaborating to create better communities. 

About the Role:

The Project Manager, Facilities & Operations plays a critical role in the planning, execution and evaluation of site-based projects. A multi-tasker, with insight into multiple projects at any given time, the Project Manager helps to ensure that projects are delivered on time, within budget and in line with Evergreen’s Facilities and Visitor Experience plans. To achieve these goals, the Project Manager will work with others to define and refine project requirements, scope, and organize day-to-day operations.

With a can-do attitude, and the experience to know when to work independently and when to seek the guidance of others, the Project Manager works across the Facilities and Visitor Experience team, and the organization as a whole, to maintain site standards of excellence.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with Facilities and Visitor Experience teams to track activities throughout the project lifecycle, including scheduling, documenting and budgeting.
  • Plan and execute on project timelines, milestones, deliverables, using the appropriate software tools and applicable project management methods.
  • Monitor progress of projects and work with others to adjust plans as needed.
  • Work with Facilities and Visitor Experience team to create contingency plans to mitigate risk.
  • Produce regular status reports on the progress of projects, solving problems strategically, recommending solutions and engaging others as required.
  • Maintain effective, cooperative working relationships and liaise with internal (Programs, Visitor Experience, Events, Development etc.) and external stakeholders (consultants, trades etc.).
  • Maintain the flow of information and documentation efficiently including document tracking, reviewing, securing clearances, permits, and approvals.
  • Manage, update and maintain central repository of project documents (Sharepoint, Wrike etc.)
  • Strong analytical, customer service and relationship building skills with attention to detail and ability to problem solve
  • Ensure accuracy of project budget, including tracking invoices and variances for monthly review.
  • Assist in developing and tracking procedures including emergency protocols and standard operating procedures.
  • Assist the Facilities and Visitor Experience team with administrative tasks (agreements, create purchase orders etc).
  • Work with Facilities Manager to coordinate effective scheduling and preparedness for site-based activities, including the scheduling of Site Stewards and cleaning staff.
  • Help ensure resources are directed towards highest priority projects to ensure a continued standard of excellence across the site.
  • Contribute to positive workplace culture and great internal communication.
  • Model Evergreen’s core values of sustainability, innovation and connection. 

About You: 

You excel in the following areas:

  • Project Management.  Determine strategies to move the organization forward, set goals and focus on priorities, create/implement action plans/budgets, document, evaluate, learn.
  • Customer-focus. Anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of others in a way that exceeds their expectations.
  • Attention to detail. Recognize that details matter.  Work systematically to ensure important details do not slip through the cracks.
  • Flexibility/adaptability. Manage ambiguity well. Adapt to changing priorities and conditions in an agile way, responding quickly and effectively. React to change with curiosity and excitement.
  • Collaboration. Employ generosity of spirit when working across lines.   

You have the following qualifications:

  • A degree or certification in a relevant field (architecture, engineering, construction management, or business is preferred)
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working for a firm in a project management capacity
  • PMP certification required
  • Advanced computer skills required in MS Office (Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook, Teams), Wrike or other project management software
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication for liaising with all stakeholders
  • Ability to read and analyze permit drawings, floor plans and other renderings
  • Experience working with consultants and contractors 

Additional Information: 

Reporting Relationships:

  • Supervised by: Facilities Manager 

Working Conditions:

  • Position is based out of Evergreen’s head office at Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto
  • Remote and office environment, with on-the-ground presence required
  • Regular office hours are flexible, but work will include some weekends, holidays and/or evenings

Contract:

  • Permanent, full-time
  • Target Hire Range: $58,000 - $65,000 annually
  • Employer-paid health and dental benefits package, 3 weeks paid vacation, 3 Evergreen Days and your birthday off, and professional development opportunities.   

Application Close Date: June 30, 2022 

*Please include a cover letter with your resume to be considered for this position.*

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