We Are Thinkers That Can Do!
WD Partners is a global design and program management partner for multi-unit food and retail brands. With talented associates worldwide, and LEED accredited designers, architects and engineers licensed in all 50 states and Canada, we create opportunities to improve revenue and profits for our clients.
WD provides an environment where associates gain experience, train and mentor with the best, and build a successful career! A philosophy of Real People where we leave our egos behind and focus on honesty and teamwork at all levels allows us to deliver on our commitment to our clients’ success. Here at WD, we want to be the best and win at all times. We currently have an opening for a Project Manager in our Vaughan office.
As a Project Manager you will be Responsible for overseeing the development of all construction documentation including related activities, to ensure that program business communication plans, quality and results are met. You will have ultimate accountability and responsibility for process compliance, group realization, and workload assignments to teams to meet schedules and hourly budgets. You will directly be responsible for developing team members and providing feedback about the associates’ performance on your assigned projects.
In this role your key learning opportunities will include: coaching others on how to develop their project management skills; gaining exposure to strategic operational planning and forecasting; and managing larger scale projects for various clients’ projects in all industry segments.
4 - years Bachelors degree in Architecture, Engineering (Structural, Mechanical, Civil, or Electrical) or equivalent knowledge gained by combination education and/or work experience
10+ years of work experience in architectural or engineering services, with progressive levels of responsibility
PE, RA, or LEED AP along with PMP Certification is desirable
5+ years management/leadership experience, supervising and developing others
5+ years experience working in a cross-functional team environment
5+ years experience with staff management and tasking allocation
5+ years experience in project management
Experience working with projects in a variety of industries
What matters to our associates matters to us and benefits are at the top of the list. We provide a comprehensive benefits package that encourages our associates to live healthy lifestyles, reach financial goals and cope with the challenges of life at work and at home. WD supports and encourages work/life balance so we offer flex-time, we get involved in local charitable activities, and provide ways to get to know colleagues at BBQs and impromptu studio gatherings.
Check us out and you will find an opportunity to collaborate with smart, down to earth people who innovate with national and global brands and grow every day!