Project Manager

  • Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: June 17, 2022
  • Job Order ID: 772633
  • Consultant: Michael van Olm
  • Industry: Oil & Gas / Energy / Mining
Standards Development – Oil & Gas

For over 100 years our client has had a goal of making the world a safer and better place to live. With well over 3000 standards, codes and related products globally they are the leader in creating a safe place to live for all. The company employees take pride in making a difference in people’s lives through the work that they do. They have an immediate opening for a Project Manager Standards Development, Petroleum based in Calgary who will be responsible for facilitating the development of standards associated with petroleum/energy resources (Oil & Gas).
The Project Manager will oversee all aspects of standards development, primarily involving the management of multiple national and international oil & gas standards development committees within identified project timelines and budgets, and in accordance with company directives. Also working with the committees, and by applying your sector knowledge, identify and gain support for potential areas for new standards or training programs.

  • Committee management and leadership, including establishing the scope of work to be completed, managing required resources.
  • Committee member management within committee scope.
  • Identifies, develops, and secures new business opportunities within or related to Petroleum issues, primarily associated with sustainability or innovation (e.g. identify new standards opportunities or training and education programs, and develop proposals).
  • Determines and manages the resources required to complete a project, and ensures deliverables are achieved on-time and within budget.
  • Supports Communities of Interest. Promote involvement and stimulates conversations amongst members and other stakeholders. Initiate blogs. Feeds ideas for COI content postings, industry news, etc. to relevant staff (e.g. Standards Manager, BDMs, PMs).

  • Technologist or Bachelor’s degree (Ex. B.Eng)
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a petroleum resources related field.
  • Strong market segment knowledge. (government policy, industry landscape, and funding programs/models.)
  • Experience leading or working with multi-stakeholder committees or groups.
  • Experience in business development, writing proposals, business plans and technical documents.
  • Standards development experience or a history of working with standards is an asset.
  • Designation as a Certified Project Management Professional, or equivalent designation/ experience is an asset.

A competitive salary is offered including benefits. If this sounds like the right role for you and you are confident at what you bring to the table, please contact Michael van Olm at MacDonald Search Group 403-444-6487.