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Industrial Project Manager


Calgary, AB
ID: 022024

Division: Commercial Alberta


This position is able to be located in Calgary, Winnipeg, or Vancouver. 


Trotter & Morton Building Technologies is a multi-service construction company providing electrical, mechanical and metal work for a wide variety of commercial, civil and industrial building projects.

Since 1927, our skilled workforce has brought their high-quality workmanship, experience, and passion to a diverse project portfolio that includes some of Alberta and British Columbia 's most iconic structures.

At Trotter & Morton, we know we're only as good as our employees. We are looking to hire hard-working and committed individuals who will contribute to our team of experienced personnel by bringing a willingness to learn and an entrepreneurial spirit to every project.

Trotter & Morton Building Technologies is now looking for a Industrial Project Manager to join our team!


What's in it For You

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Extensive benefit plan
  • Inclusive and engaging work environment
  • RRSP contributions
  • Fun company events and barbeques


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Manage and supervise day to day operations of all staff teams on all assigned projects
  • Manage and comply with all TML safety procedures and ensure that Safety compliance is administered on all project activities.
  • Initiate, review and oversee all required project administration and documentation as necessary to avoid claims and protect the best interest of the company and client
  • Ensure contract agreements are expeditiously secured, reviewed, processed and executed
  • Review, finalize and distribute project budget. Make all required budget updates and revisions
  • Conduct pre-construction turnover meetings for all assigned projects
  • Ensure all required permits and licenses are obtained and posted
  • Initiate set-up, monitoring and update of project schedule
  • Coordinate all required procurement of materials and equipment, with emphasis on buyout plan to meet, or improve on, established schedule dates and budget costs
  • Responsible for subcontract agreement negotiation, preparation, processing and execution
  • Ensure all required submittal review, processing and approvals and submittal logs are set-up and maintained
  • Ensure release and expediting of all materials and equipment
  • Develop, submit and obtain approval of billing schedule of values. Prepare accurately and submit on time. Collect all payments, progress billing and holdback receivables on or before due dates
  • Price, negotiate and process all change conditions and change work order. Maintain all required change related and change order logs
  • Oversee all tools and equipment rentals, ensuring unused tools are returned immediately
  • Responsible for overall financial performance of assigned projects, including continual cost control, management and forecasting
  • Manage all subcontractors and suppliers
  • Review, approve and process all subcontractor and supplier invoices
  • Assist Division Manager as necessary to address, resolve and settle project disputes and/or claims
  • Inform Division Manager of any major developments
  • Ensure all projects are closed out in an organized and timely manner. Conduct post-construction closeout meetings for assigned project
  • Develop and lead a team of Project Coordinators
  • Manage recruitment process in accordance with company procedures
  • Ensure all projects are staffed with appropriate field forces and review labour productivity
  • Manage employees through performance appraisals and discipline
  • Ensure compliance with Company policies and procedures
  • Maintain positive and professional relationship with all customers, external and internal
  • Make constructive suggestions to the Division Manager on improving procedures, productivity and efficiency
  • Other duties as required


Required Skills

  • Minimum of 5 years experience with construction management
  • Progressive management experience required
  • Professional, approachable and customer-service oriented
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy
  • Good mathematical and analytical skills
  • Ability to prioritize workloads and utilize planning & time management skills to adhere to strict deadlines
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to lead and foster a positive work environment
  • Ability to accurately estimate electrical work
  • Ability to understand and communicate advanced electrical concepts
  • Advanced computer skills (MS Office, Project and Excel)
  • Ability to adapt to various internal and external systems and software


Additional Requirements 

  • Completion of Red Seal Journeyperson ticket
  • Completion of an Electrical Engineering Degree or CET is an asset
  • Journeyperson Electrician Ticket is an asset
  • Experience with Procore or other similar Construction Management Software is an asset
  • Travel may be required
  • Position may be on a job site 


We firmly believe our employees are our best assets and we are committed to providing ongoing training and support to allow them to reach their full potential. Trotter & Morton Group of Companies is an industry-leader in safety, and we strive for an incident-free workplace in all aspects of our operations. If you have a strong work ethic and commitment to excellence, apply today and build a rewarding career as a member of our high-performing team.


Our Commitment to Diversity

The Trotter & Morton Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to hiring talented, qualified professionals without regard to race, age, gender, or any other protected ground and to providing an environment without discrimination.

Every effort is made to provide fair and equal employment and development opportunities and to ensure that our policies regarding hiring, compensation, promotions, and transfers are based solely on skills and capabilities, job requirements, job performance, and other job-related criteria.

We thank all applicants in advance, however, we will only contact candidates selected for an interview.

This position is located at 5799 3 Street SE, Calgary, AB. View the Google Map in full screen.