Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Construction Engineer, Construction Manager
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada

NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client, a large Oil and Gas Operator Company is currently looking for a Construction Manager for a 1 year contract in Grande Prairie AB. This role will be looking for locals or individuals that have their own accommodations as the schedule is Monday-Friday with no LOA.
  The Construction Manager ensures the full supervision and coordination of certain steps on several ongoing projects: collaboration with subcontractors, Construction relationship, cost and schedule monitoring as well as project team performance management.


• Construction work planification ( Construction Execution Plans)
• Participate in establishing the project needs;
• Select engineering & construction professionals who will support the projects;
• Establish budgets and schedules;
• Ensure the viability of the project (budget, costs, schedule, client needs, value analysis, etc.);
• Supervise the development of plans, designs and specifications;
• Support the development of a detailed schedule (dates, main construction stages, constraints, work method);
• Finalize plans and specifications;
• Prepare recommendations and awards and obtain the client's approval;
• Organize and facilitate meetings with subcontractors.



  • 15+ years of relevant work experience in multi-discipline Industrial construction such as Oil and Gas, or Power Generation
  • 5+ years experience working as a Construction Manager in heavy Industrial Construction, ideally within Pipeline construction
  • Managing a multi-discipline team of not less than 20 staff, with proven abilities in resource planning, performance management, target and objective setting, and development of staff
  • Professional Engineering an asset
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction documents, drawings, specifications, current construction practices and methodology
  • Strong negotiation/management skills
  • Ability to plan and manage to a project schedule
  • Knowledge of financial aspects of project management including estimating, budgeting, cost controls, and reporting.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple stakeholders, understand and interpret stakeholder needs, and identify solutions to non-routine queries using both verbal and writing skills
  • Capable of anticipating constructability issues in moderate to complex situations and creating solutions in the construction plan and schedule
  • A track record of building successful teams and promoting teamwork through motivating, coaching and consensus-building
  • Strong organizational and planning skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.