Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Construction PM – Sustainable Energy

On behalf of our client, Sustainable Projects Group, we are looking for a Project Manager based in Calgary, who wants to combine their Construction project management experience with their passion for sustainable energy and green initiatives.

Sustainable Projects Group (SPG) focus on clean energy technology deployment in the built environment and have a highly engaged and experienced staff who deliver projects to clients that make a meaningful impact in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, lowering utility costs, and improving the functionality of all facility types.

If you are passionate about sustainability and have an entrepreneurial mindset this role could be suited you as you will have the opportunity to be part of managing energy conservation, and sustainability projects throughout Canada.

Projects can range from electrical installations, lighting installations, electrical vehicle charger installations, energy audits, building condition assessments and many others.


  • Technical Diploma in Electrical, Mechanical, Construction Engineering Technology or related.
  • Experience as an Estimator.
  • Minimum 5 years experience working as a Project Manager.
  • Direct experience in project management of electrical, lighting, electrical vehicle charger installations, energy consulting, building condition assessments or other energy conservation projects is a strong advantage.
  • Deep understanding and experience with the full project lifecycle.


  • Attend, lead and be responsible for internal hand off meetings of awarded projects with estimating and business development.
  • Attain all required information from estimating and/or business development to take over all project responsibilities for execution.
  • Create and maintain project progress files, timesheets, and work in progress (WIP) sheets.
  • Monitor project health continuously using progress files for project completion percentage and work in progress sheets for financial metric’s and forecasting project costs at completion.
  • Build bill of materials and create purchase orders for all required materials, equipment, and ancillary requirements.
  • Coordinate all activities on site including deployment of personnel, material delivery’s, equipment rentals, transportation of workers, scheduling of work fronts, demobilization, waste disposal and returning of any unused products.
  • Create monthly invoices based on project progress and communicate with accounting division all relevant invoicing instructions.
  • Maintain and seek out relationships with material vendors to ensure SPG has access to competitive material pricing and ensure a diverse network of vendors is available to secure material delivery.
  • Actively communicate with all new and current clients of ongoing projects to ensure high customer satisfaction. Ensure final walkthrough and sign off when project is completed.
  • Attend and lead meetings with clients and stakeholders on project deliverables on an ongoing basis.
  • Mentor site supervision on company policies and procedures and ensure compliance with all project safety requirements.
  • Perform regular site visits to show our clients a strong management presence on site and to monitor and stay engaged with field personnel.
  • Ensure site supervision has all required project information to be successful on site. Internal project kickoffs with site supervision will be key to project success.
  • Provide support to in-house estimators and provide feedback on completed projects to help refine estimation.
  • Perform estimates as required for additional work on current projects or change order requests from the client.
  • Create change order requests for additional work on site or as directed by our clients.
  • Regular travel throughout Canada to project sites for progress and client meetings will be required regularly.

Required Skills:

  • Must be able to effectively communicate both internally with project teams and externally with clients. Daily communication with site supervision, subcontractors, client representatives and internal teams will be expected.
  • Exceptional attention to detail is a must.
  • Above average computer skills, specifically with Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong financial acumen and knowledge of standard project accounting methods.
  • Must be a very quick learner and highly motivated to actively seek out answers to questions.
  • Must possess a planning mindset to avoid having to be reactive but must also understand that change is inevitable and can adapt to different situations that may arise during project execution.


All Sustainable Projects Group employees are required to be fully vaccinateas a condition of hire in accordance with the Company’s Mandatory Vaccination Policy.

Applying with Raise

Raise is an established healthcare, IT and engineering hiring firm with over 60 years’ experience connecting talented candidates with meaningful work. When you apply, you’ll get more than just a chance at a great job-you’ll become part of a vast network of engineering and tech employers that are always changing.

We strive to build teams that reflect the diversity of the community we work in and encourage applications from traditionally underrepresented groups such as women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, people identifying as LGBTQ2SI, veterans, and people with disabilities.

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  • Published on 10 Mar 2023, 1:57 PM
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