Project Manager- Network Construction (Winnipeg, Steinbach, Winkler)

Do you want to work for a company that’s making a difference in Manitoba? You can be part of building a superior internet service for Manitobans with Valley Fiber Ltd. Valley Fiber Ltd. is a full-service company offering dedicated fiber optic internet, TV, and digital phone for people across the province. We’re growing fast, and we’re looking for talented people to join us!

We are looking for a Winnipeg or Southern Manitoba based enthusiastic and self-motivated Project Manager-Network Construction to join our team. This position reports to the Superintendent- Network Construction.

What We Offer :
– Comprehensive benefits package
– Staff discounts on internet service and at select local businesses
– Opportunities for professional development, increased responsibility, and
– Opportunities to work on big projects that have a lasting impact on the daily
life of Manitobans

Who You Are:
– Demonstrable experience in infrastructure construction project
management (preferably in-ground fiber optic FTTH)
– Experience in project management of both 3rd party and internal resources
– Experience in managing multiple projects across wide geography
– Experience in utilizing various construction management software platforms
– Experience providing monthly reporting on costs/timelines vs. plan while
reforecasting as required
– Experience in Microsoft Project is an asset
– Ability to read civil infrastructure drawings
– Previous work experience in communicating with contractors
– Valid class 5 driver’s license is required
– ArcGIS software experience is an asset
– Proficiency in MS Office is required
– Ability to work closely with external and internal teams to drive project
objectives and tasks
– Excellent verbal and written communication skills
– Demonstrated high level of professionalism
– Negotiation skills for communicating with contractors
– Ability to multitask efficiently
– Meticulous attention to detail
– Working in a fast-paced office environment
– Ability to thrive under pressure and meet short deadlines
– Understand importance of production metrics and KPI’s
– High level of organization
– Efficient time management skills
– Ability to adapt to changing priorities
– Ability to collaborate as a team player and work independently

What You’ll Do:
– Delivering on-time and on-budget construction projects for fiber optic network
expansion throughout Manitoba
– Managing specific projects from concept to commissioning including scope,
schedule, finance, risk, quality, and resources
– Working together with internal business development teams, planning &
engineering, and field construction of civil and fiber activities with both internal
and third party contractors
– Maintaining and deliver all reporting requirements with respect to project
schedules and budgets
– Coordinating schedules among disciplines and construction tasks
– In field contractor coordination, site reviews, taking in contractor requests,

Working Conditions:
– Conduct site visits to meet contractors and internal production teams as
required to ensure project performance is met (50% of time spent in field,
50% of time spent in office)
– Ability to work on internal systems to ensure reporting and deliverables
are being met
– Ability to work overtime and/or be on call if required

We thank all those who apply, however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Please send resume to hr@valleyfiber.ca.

Valley Fiber does not discriminate against individuals who have a disability or based on their culture, nationality, ethnicity, gender, or religion. Valley Fiber strongly encourages individuals from minority-groups to apply and is willing to reasonably accommodate where possible.