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Otis Elevator Company District Model Project Manager - Western Canada in Burnaby, British Columbia

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LOC13043 #17 3771 North Fraser Way,Burnaby,British Columbia,V5J 5G5,Canada

Otis Canada, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated District Model Project Manager for construction projects in Alberta & BC. This position requires demonstrated ability to manage large customer projects as well as direct, supervise and lead the performance of construction operations for the new equipment side of Otis' business. Areas of responsibility include mitigating project risks, proactively creating project-specific plans, identifying spend trends by reviewing and monitoring project financials to overall improve construction’s operational business lines. This position also entails interaction with Otis manufacturing facilities, local vendors, construction mechanics and installation teams. In this position you will aim to provide quality assurance to both Otis and the customer.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Ensuring completion of the project safely, on time and within material and labour estimates

  • Accountable f or stakeholder satisfaction and managing their expectations

  • Accountable for creating the project plan and executing the project

  • Coordination of material orders and issuing purchase orders

  • Interact with Otis, local vendors, construction mechanics and installation teams

  • Responsible for monthly project reviews, billings & collections

  • Final closure of projects and documentation submissions

  • Provide safety and prequalification documentation

  • Manage project folders for accuracy and completion

  • Ensure permit applications are completed and processed timely

  • Requesting system POs through JD Edwards, tracking open POs, receiving invoices and paying vendors for completed work

Education / Certifications

  • A university degree, ideally in engineering, or other related technical field

Basic Qualifications

  • 3-6 years’ experience as a project manager or similar experience; project management designation is an asset

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in addition to good computer skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint). JD Edwards knowledge is considered a plus

  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to take charge

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines, remain poised during difficult situations, and work well under pressure with frequent interruptions

  • Demonstrated ability at developing and fostering teamwork and change

  • Ability to effectively communicate Otis service methods and processes at both field mechanic and management levels

  • Proponent of standard installation processes and solid EH&S programs

  • A valid driver’s license and a car are necessary

    Otis is the world’s largest elevator and escalator manufacturing, installation and service business. We serve customers in over 200 countries and territories around the world and maintain more than 2 million elevators and escalators globally. Our Gen2® elevator system, energy-saving ReGen™ drive technology and Link escalator solutions have set industry standards for innovation and performance. Otis has more than 68,000 employees, including engineers, digital technology experts, sales and functional specialists, as well as factory and field technicians. We are proud to be a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving, high-performance company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures to better serve our customers. So just imagine where you can take your career!

    Otis is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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