Operations Manager – Winnipeg, MB


This position takes a lead role in budgeting, forecasting, scheduling and overall management of projects to completion.  Leading a team of construction and engineering professionals.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Work with Design & Engineering and obtain agreement form stakeholders to develop scope.
  • Work with business unit leaders to prioritize and schedule projects.
  • Estimate resources requirements including time and dollars and obtain formal approval.
  • Prepare Project Budget, Schedule, Milestones and Resource requirements.
  • Coordinate design, engineering and drafting requirements.
  • Develop mutual contracts with vendors, subcontractors, and consultants.
  • Oversee purchasing, procurement and contracting functions. Support and direct site supervisors with respect to work force and schedules.
  • Work with local authorities on permit and zoning requirements.
  • Perform site walkthroughs with a keen eye for safety and work deficiencies.
  • Possess knowledge of local building codes.
  • Work closely with accounting personnel to manage project financials.
  • Review project scope and deliverables, work to address deficiencies and manage change orders with respect to budget and schedule.
  • Provide periodic status reports with expenditure analysis itemizing commitments vs. budget.
  • Report on percentage of completion and develop milestones.
  • Use performance indicators to evaluate effectiveness versus historical standards.
  • Procure resources to support current and future operations.
  • Support annual operating and capital budget process.
  • Direct construction and maintenance repair crews.
  • Manage staff of site supervisors and project coordinators.
  • Maintain industry relations with key suppliers and various construction associations.
  • Ensure that insurance and regulatory compliances are met.
  • Conduct weekly meetings with direct reports and updates to the CEO.


  • Post-secondary education in a related field preferred
  • CET or PMP qualification is an asset.
  • Construction Experience – 5 years experience (required)
  • Project Management – 3 years experience (required)
  • Extensive previous work experience managing budgets for construction projects.
  • Must have a positive, cheerful, and “Can Do” attitude with willingness to accept challenges and learn new things.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.


  • Attractive compensation package including company paid medical & dental benefits.
  • Work-life balance and Employee Assistance Programs.
  • Development and career growth opportunities.
  • Paid vacation and sick days.

This position offers an attractive compensation package and an opportunity for professional growth in an innovative and fast-paced environment. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected further in the process will be contacted.

PTC Construction is an equal opportunity employer and is committed in building a skilled and diverse workforce. We encourage women, aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities to apply and self-identify.

Job Category: Construction & Trades Management
Job Type: Full-time
Company: PTC Construction
Country: Canada
Province: MB
City: Winnipeg

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