Technical Specialist, Project Management


The Technical Specialist, Project Management, provides project management services to support the delivery
of routine to moderately complex infrastructure and environmental projects. The incumbent acts as a technical specialist for the Client-Partners and may undertake research and conducts
studies and assessments.


    • Research, prepare and present documentation required for long-term projects (e.g. approvals, statements
      of work, projects charters, budgets, policies and procedures)
    • Complete project management from initiation to closure for infrastructure and environmental projects, including
      new construction, recapitalization and environmental assessment and remediation
    • Support Client-Partner project approval processes by facilitating decision making within Client-Partner
      organizations through the development of business case analysis, functional space programming and other documentation
    • Coordinate stakeholder communications to ensure timely decision making
    • Participate in procurement planning and prepare tender documents
    • Coordinate consultant activities
    • Act as the representative of the project director or project manager, within DCC delegated signing authority
    • Develop and maintain effective relationships within DCC, and with industry, the Client-Partners and/or
    • Ensure quality standards are met, in line with corporate and Client-Partner expectations


    • Prepare monthly reports (e.g. internal, Client-Partner)
    • Support and/or lead business development activities
    • Manage risk
    • Other duties as assigned

General and Specific Knowledge

    • Best practices, methods, trends and legislation in real property, environmental and construction services
    • Client-Partner project management policies and procedures
    • Treasury Board Secretariat policies and procedures
    • Project and risk management principles


Formal Education and/or Certification(s) and Experience

    • Minimum: college diploma in engineering, architecture or related field with four years’
      relevant experience, or the equivalent
    • Preferred: university degree in one of the above fields and/or additional training in
      project management



    • Use applicable computer software and operating systems
    • Apply project and risk management techniques


Development and Leadership

    • Provide functional direction and advice to employees and to Client-Partners


Working Conditions

    • Typical office environment with occasional travel
    • Some work may be located on construction sites; incumbent may occasionally be required to wear basic safety