Technical Services Manager

  • Full-time
  • Department: Field Construction Management
  • Market Segment: Mining, Infrastructure, and Construction

Company Description

Bantrel is proud to be a leading provider of Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) services in Canada.

Since our inception in 1983, we have delivered end-to-end solutions for some of Canada’s most challenging and complex energy, mining and infrastructure projects, with an unrelenting focus on safety, while delivering to the highest degree of quality. Bantrel performs design and procurement services from our Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto offices and delivers construction management and self perform construction services at various Client sites across Canada.

Our global reach and local touch is demonstrated by our affiliation with our parent company, Bechtel Corporation, one of the largest EPC companies in the world, and with McCaig Investments, a Canadian owned private company with longstanding ties to the local business community.

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Job Description


Hatch and Bantrel have formed the Hatch Bantrel Joint Venture (HBJV) to execute engineering and construction on the BHP Jansen Potash Mine Project in Saskatchewan. After successfully completing the Definition Phase Study for the project, the HBJV is currently carrying out the Detailed Engineering Phase for the Processing, Non-Process Infrastructure (NPI) and Mining Areas of the 4.5 Mtpa Stage 1 Potash Mine. With a published TIC of US $5.3-5.7 Billion this will represent one of the largest projects and private investments in Canada. The HBJV will use a hybrid of best-in-class new developing technologies and systems as well as the proven HBJV suite of tools to execute this exciting project.

The Construction Technical Services Manager reports to the Jansen Site Manager and provides supervision, management and oversight for Field Engineering, Technology, ICT and Site Quality functions for all site-based work scopes. The Construction Technical Services Manager is also accountable to facilitate the regulatory interfaces with the required authorities relative to site execution activities on the Jansen Project.

* Please note this a site position with a 14-days on, 7-days off rotation. Camp accommodations are provided at the Jansen camp facilities.**

In this full-time permanent role, you will be a champion of diversity & inclusion.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership, management, and supervision to the Technical Services team on the Jansen site
  • As part of the site management team, demonstrate commitment to Health, Safety and Environmental goals as well as foster development of the HSE culture
  • Manage and oversee the team objectives, procedures, processes, and metrics to deliver as sold
  • Accountable for the hiring decisions through facilitating interviews and identifying appropriate candidates for the team
  • Ability to foster an inclusive environment for their team while grounding to the Jansen core values
  • Set priorities for the team, manage the team to ensure commitment to deadlines, and work in a fast-paced construction site environment
  • Prepare and manage resource staffing, budgets, and schedules
  • Engage with the appropriate regulatory bodies to facilitate an efficient site execution program
  • Increase business value through data-driven process enhancements
  • Drive performance excellence through analysis of data to meet project KPI’s and enhance the overall construction productivity program
  • Daily interface with all other Site Management functions to ensure an efficient program execution.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A recognized bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Engineering or equivalent combination of education, training, and work experience
  • Ability to foster an inclusive environment for their team while grounding to the Jansen core values
  • Minimum of 15 years of EPCM execution experience
  • A professional Engineering license valid in Province of Saskatchewan is seen as an asset
  • Demonstrated experience managing large teams within site construction functions
  • Strong understanding and demonstrated experience in field engineering processes and procedures
  • Strong background in the application of technology in the management of construction processes
  • Demonstrated experience with digital project delivery systems in the construction environment
  • Strong understanding of quality management processes and systems, ISO standards and auditing processes related to major project delivery or program management
  • Proven experience in project turnover & handover requirements during Construction and Commissioning phases
  • High attention to details as well as motivation and commitment to quality outcomes
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and quickly comprehend new concepts and technologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to communicate with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders including functional managers and discipline leads on the project, clients, outside vendors and construction contractors

Additional Information

Please note there is a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy in place. Prospective employees will not be asked to disclose their vaccination status and only successful candidates will be asked to provide proof of vaccination and/or to seek accommodation pursuant to the mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy prior to starting work.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further review will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future consideration.

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