Project Engineer

January 20 2023
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Project, Project management, Planning
Calgary, AB • Full time

The Inland Group of Companies

Project Engineer

***Hybrid Position / Must be able to relocate to Nova Scotia***

Corporate Head Office - Truro, NS

We are currently providing an opportunity for a well-rounded, technical minded, customer satisfaction focused professional to join our team in the position of Project Engineer. This role will perform a wide range of duties and oversee the planning implementation and tracking of specific projects which have a beginning, an end and specified deliverables. The role will be stationed at our Corporate office in Truro, NS with the option to work remotely when not traveling to operation sites.

About the Position:

The Project Engineer will be responsible and accountable for planning, implementation and tracking of specific projects which have a beginning, an end and specified deliverables. Engineering is strategic to Inland’s overall success. The essential duties and responsibilities of this position include (but are not limited to):

  • Create a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete the project;
  • Determine the resources (time, money, equipment, etc.) required to complete the project;
  • Develop a schedule for project completion that effectively allocates the resources to the activities;
  • Determine the objectives and measures upon which the project will be evaluated at its completion;
  • Manage project staff and/or contractors according to the established policies and practices of the organization;
  • Monitor the progress of the project and adjust as necessary to ensure the successful completion of the project;
  • Establish a communication schedule to update stakeholders including appropriate staff in the organization the progress of the project;
  • Review the quality of the work completed with the project team on a regular basis to ensure that it meets the project standards;
  • Write reports on the project for management and stakeholders;
  • Monitor and approve all budgeted project expenditures;
  • Prepare budget reports and supporting documentation;
  • Ensure that the project deliverables are on time, within budget and at the required level of quality;
  • Evaluate the outcomes of the project as established during the planning phase;
  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Please Note: Approximately 15% to 20% of time will be spent traveling including overnight travel.


  • Bachelor of Engineering Degree;
  • At minimum 3 years of Engineering experience relating to the development of mechanical, chemical and/or electrical industrial equipment and systems;
  • Engineering related field experience;
  • Direct experience with formal project management practices considered an asset;
  • Intermediate computer skills with working knowledge of Microsoft programs (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel);
  • Excellent verbal and written communicator with the ability to interpret information, promote and execute ideas;
  • Ability to acquire and maintain eligibility for international travel;
  • Position requires ability to be escorted to secure areas of airports;
  • Highly motivated, self-starter, with the ability to manage several competing tasks and demands simultaneously.

About Inland:

The members of the Inland Group of Companies (IDS, Inland Technologies and Quantem Aviation Services) are highly experienced in aircraft de-icing, environmental management, aircraft fuelling, ground handling and pretty much any other aviation support service you can think of. We operate at over 50 airports in four countries. Through our brands we collectively de-ice/anti-ice more than 40,000 aircraft, collect and process more than 40,000,000 litres of glycol impacted stormwater, and handle more than 52,000,000 kilograms of material each year.

Our business is built on a foundation of excellence in customer service, innovation and continuous improvement and safety is at the forefront of everything we do. We provide a workplace where respect, integrity and a high degree of ethical behaviour is a minimum expectation. To learn more about our organization, please visit our website at:

Inland is proud to be part of the Bragg Group of Companies. The Bragg Group is an entrepreneurial and diverse group of companies headquartered in Oxford, Nova Scotia. This privately owned group includes Eastlink and Oxford Frozen Foods, along with additional investments in renewable power and real estate. At Inland, we offer the following benefits, some of which are subject to eligibility requirements:

  • A rewarding and safe work environment (company provided PPE);
  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching;
  • Growth and advancement opportunities for high potential employees;
  • Employee and family assistance program;
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package;
  • Pension plan with employer contribution;
  • Access to group rates and discounts.

If your experience and ability meet with the above minimum requirements, please forward your cover letter and resume to the Inland HR Team, quoting posting number 23-02. Full job description available upon request.

Please apply online.

Inland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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