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Manager, Systems Project Delivery


  • Post Date: September 29, 2022

  • Application Deadline: October 29, 2022

Manages the implementation and provides engineering expert advice to ensure the successful delivery of an
assigned portfolio of transit infrastructure and engineering capital projects.

Participates in the enterprise infrastructure and engineering strategic planning, providing input as a key
member of divisional management team.
Manages the delivery and provides engineering expert advice to the assigned portfolio with multiple
engineering capital projects through the complete lifecycle, including planning, resourcing, design, budgeting,
scheduling, monitoring and execution. Accountable for the effectiveness and efficiency of project delivery
according to agreed financial and service targets, and complying with enterprise engineering project
management practices and quality expectations. The assigned portfolio may include projects involving asset,
infrastructure, or facility maintenance, projects involving new construction and/or enhancements to existing
infrastructure or assets, projects with major construction effort or large scale infrastructure implementation.
Manages the capital contracts of significant value and risk, with support from the Project Manager, Legal
services, Finance and Procurement department. Resolves significant and complex contractual issues and
works with contractors to develop mutually acceptable solutions.
Manages internal relationships within TransLink and the operating companies to facilitate the implementation
of capital projects and to facilitate the resolution of broadly impacting and sensitive issues and concerns, such
as infrastructure decisions with significant and long term impacts on operational procedures.
Manages relationships and liaises with municipal governments, the province, stakeholders and industry to
share information, anticipate needs, manage expectations, resolve controversial issues, proactively address
concerns, and minimize risk in the delivery of transit infrastructure capital projects.
Participates in establishing and maintaining the policies, standards, procedures for enterprise engineering
project management. Ensures the compliance with legislations and regulations affecting the delivery of
engineering projects.
Manages a team of project managers/senior project managers, continuously developing project management
capability by training, coaching, adopting best practices. Performs all other people management practices
including selection, hiring, performance management, etc. Manages staff and consultant resources for the
transit infrastructure capital programs.

Manager, Systems Project Delivery