Stantec System

Project Coordinator, Project Risk Management

Location US-CO-Broomfield | CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/2/2018 5:09 PM)
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# of Openings Remaining
Experience (Years)
Program & Project Management

Your Opportunity

Stantec is seeking a Project Coordinator to join our Project Risk Management group.  This position can be based in Broomfield, CO, USA (in the Boulder, CO and Denver, CO metro area), or in Vancouver, BC, Canada.


Our Project Risk Management group supports all business lines with project formation and assessing and mitigating project risks for our largest and most complex engineering and architecture projects.  This position offers broad exposure to all business lines and interaction with senior management.  This unique developmental opportunity would appeal to individuals interested in risk management along with having a keen interest in project management in infrastructure engineering and architecture.

Your Duties

  • Coordinating the Project Risk Review and Alternative Project Delivery Review processes with Stantec’s senior and executive leadership stakeholders;
  • Attending Project Risk Review meetings, maintaining meeting minutes and preparing written recommendations for project personnel;
  • Consulting with internal project teams, and liaison with Risk Managers, to provide guidance on Stantec’s project risk management practices;
  • Ensuring projects are pursued that fit within Stantec’s Strategic Plans and overall risk profile;
  • Preparing risk management reports and major projects tracking reports by collecting and deciphering relevant information from a variety of sources for senior management;
  • Supporting and contributing to the development of best risk management practices;
  • Developing and managing project, partner, and risk assessment databases;
  • Preparing quarterly financial reports pertaining to Alternative Delivery Projects

Your Capabilities and Credentials

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Must be an effective ‘team player’ who has a demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision, and possess qualities of maturity, judgment and discretion
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of engineering and construction terms and contracting practices
  • Enthusiasm for developing a career in infrastructure industry
  • Ability to work independently, and demonstrate professionalism, initiative, and assertiveness
  • Multi-task and adapt to change in a very dynamic environment
  • Ability to coordinate and communicate with senior leadership and Stantec project personnel 
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks in order to meet deadlines; the role requires the ability to handle interruptions and balance numerous  and shifting priorities, and assist with multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to apply detailed solutions to “big picture” thinking as well as attention to detail
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite, advanced skills in MS Excel
  • Knowledge of data analysis software would be an asset
  • Strong ability to organize information, and independently develop spreadsheets and analyze data

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or similar
  • 1+ years of experience within the engineering consulting and construction management field, with a focus on risk management
  • Curricular studies and demonstrated focus in risk management is a plus


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