Project Director - Electrical Construction

Plan Group

Vaughan, ON

Vaughan, ON, CA
Vaughan, ON
30+ days ago

Are you comfortable working in a fast paced environment, enjoy proactively multi-tasking and managing multiple priorities? You exhibit strong leadership skills and have the ability to take the lead on projects, make timely decisions to achieve desired results.

To truly excel in a project director position, you must have the ability to effectively communicate, develop solid relationships, positively influence others, and drive for results.

Bring your talent, energy and ideas, and together, let’s build your career.

As Project Director you would be asked to do the following:

  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate construction projects from pre-construction to completion according to schedule, specifications and budget
  • Provide technical oversight of the design, pricing, and methodology for the construction and commissioning of large electrical construction projects
  • Provide insight and recommendations into the design, logistics, feasibility, risk assessment and opportunities for value engineering on major projects.
  • Work in conjunction with senior management team for negotiations of technical, contractual, and pricing terms
  • Manage project team to ensure requirements for document control, change order process, coordination of equipment and material deliveries, site meetings and progress documentation are adhered to.
  • Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors
  • Plan and prepare construction schedules and milestones and monitor progress against established schedules
  • Provide active promotion and leadership of our company safety program; ensure that processes are adhered to and that safety remains our main priority
  • Lead pre-job planning including estimate turnover, kick off meetings, subcontractor selection, material handling strategies and opportunities for risk management and improved productivity
  • Monitor and provide status updates of work in progress, forecasts, cost control and project schedule in line with Plan Group’s T.I.M.E. efficiency program;
  • Oversee monthly forecasts of project financial performance against financial budget, productivity targets and operational goals
  • Prepare progress reports and issue progress schedules to clients
  • Follow up with site supervision on labour/manpower progress; identify and reduce roadblocks to success.
  • Provide ongoing management, leadership, performance feedback and coaching to project delivery teams.
  • Build strong relationships with clients, GCs and Engineers to positively contribute to the success of the project.


  • You have a Bachelor of Engineering in related discipline or equivalent post-secondary education;
  • You have a minimum of 10 years’ experience managing large scale Electrical construction
  • Experience managing multiple projects and personnel
  • Mobility across Canada is an asset 


Collaboration is at the heart of all that we do. 

We create lasting connections, with our people, our partners, and our projects.

About the Company

Plan Group