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Senior Project Manager

June 30 2017
Categories Health - Safety
Saint John, NB

WorkSafeNB is committed to promoting healthy and safe workplaces for New Brunswick's workers and employers. While our priority is preventing workplace injuries and occupational disease, we provide comprehensive rehabilitation services and fair compensation benefits when these do occur.

WorkSafeNB is accepting applications for two positions of senior project manager in Grand Bay-Westfield, New Brunswick.

WorkSafeNB is embarking on a service transformation initiative and will require strong project management skills to implement our strategic roadmap. Reporting to the director, operational effectiveness, the senior project managers will be the subject matter experts in the area of project management, best practices and will play a key role in growing the project management competency at WorkSafeNB. These roles are accountable for the successful delivery of moderately complex to complex projects, including planning, budgeting, managing, monitoring and evaluating all aspects of the projects. The senior project managers will provide leadership and advice to other project leads, helping them meet the requirements of the defined project management framework.

The candidate should have:

  • A university degree in a related field

  • A minimum of five years' work experience in project management, including knowledge of best practices and methodologies

  • Designation, certification, or courses in project management

  • Demonstrated competencies in:

    • written and oral communications

    • business acumenplanning

    • change management and stakeholder management

    • problem solving

    • leadership and coaching

    • impact and influence at all levels of the organization

    • proven track record in delivering complex projects on time, on budget, and with quality results

  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered

Written and spoken competence in English is required. Bilingualism is an asset.

Experience with Lean Six Sigma is an asset.

WorkSafeNB offers a competitive annual salary starting at $72,661.00 with excellent benefits, including:

  • Comprehensive benefits package (health, dental, life insurance, long-term disability insurance)
  • Pension plan (Province of New Brunswick Public Service Shared Risk Plan)
  • Competitive vacation and leave benefits
  • Enhanced opportunities for professional development 
  • Support to attend professional association activities 
  • Excellent work / home life balance

If you are interested in employment with WorkSafeNB, please apply online at by July 28, 2017. network