Position: Marine Project Manager

Location: Based in the Dartmouth NS Office, travel required within the Atlantic Provinces 

Position Overview: 

Responsible for the overall management of Marine Projects ranging in value between $2 million and $50 million, which vary in complexity, duration and location.  



  • Manage overall planning, design, and implementation of construction activities.  
  • Effectively coordinate and manage all equipment/manpower needs on site 
  • Effective management of subcontract work 


  • Responsible for project budget and reviewing costs versus budget on a regular basis 
  • Prepare and submit progress billings             
  • Manage all project procurement and review and approve all project expenditures   

Human Resources 

  • Monitor performance of project staff and provide feedback (positive or negative) 
  • Coordinate new employee onboarding for project staff 
  • Participate in recruitment and hiring process for new project staff 
  • Staff and labour relations are managed in coordination with Human Resources 
  • Ensure positive relationships with the Owner, the Owner’s representatives and other project stakeholder are maintained 

Quality Health Safety and Environment 

  • Ensure the Quality, Health, Safety and Environment program is managed effectively 
  • Partner with Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental team 


  • Manage project from start-up and through to close out, ensuring all documentation is complete  
  • Proactive management of risks, claims and changes that arise on the project and liaison with the estimating department as required. 
  • Maintain/review and approve employee costs and records 

Note: The project manager’s responsibility is to directly perform various duties will depend on the scale of the project. 

Required Qualifications: 

University degree or college diploma in engineering or construction related discipline. 

Years of Experience:
Minimum 5 years heavy civil experience preferably in the Marine Construction Field in a Leadership role.  


  • Project Management Experience, preferably Marine Construction 
  • Experience with project scheduling, procurement, budgeting, QHSE, contract administration, claims management, and labour relations.  
  • Must be willing to travel and relocate 

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $80,000.00-$100,000.00 per year