Senior Project Manager – Renewable Energy

August 9 2022
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Environmental, Energy, Project Management, Business Analysis, Project, Project management, Planning
Toronto, ON

Working for BBA means being part of a team of talented people who have the passion to succeed and the drive to excel in order to provide first-class service to clients.

Recognized for its extensive field experience and cutting-edge expertise, BBA has been delivering a comprehensive range of consulting engineering services for 40 years, from studies and design to commissioning and operational support. Our firm is supported by a network of offices across Canada to carry out mandates at the local, national and international levels.

BBA provides a stimulating and friendly working atmosphere. We focus on building teams with complementary talents and provide employees with a work environment conducive to developing their skills.

BBA is a Canada's Best Employer recipient from Kincentric and is part of the prestigious Platinum Club of the Best Managed Companies, which unites companies that have held onto their title for over six consecutive years. For BBA, making the list speaks to the rigour of our practices and our unique approach to employee and client relations.

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Type of position: Regular

BBA is seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager with a track record in renewable energy projects to join our growing Toronto office. You’ll enjoy dealing with new and existing clients and developing relationships with our multi-disciplinary groups. As a Project Manager, you are a front-line leader. The role requires a high level of creative thinking, a strong sense of business acumen, problem-solving ability, and effective interpersonal and teamwork skills. You are responsible for overall project management, project planning, scheduling, resource management, budgeting, and establishing and meeting critical project objectives.


  • Ensure that BBA’s Health and Safety Policy is applied by trained, qualified staff.
  • Manage multiple projects to meet client and BBA objectives.
  • Deliver consistently high-quality mandates (actively plan, coordinate and managing their scope, schedules, and costs).
  • Generate RFPs, lead proposals and negotiate awards.
  • Help maintain and develop a healthy opportunity pipeline.
  • Interface with national business line directors and other regions on applicable pursuits, proposals, or projects for various clients.
  • Prepare and communicate regional resource planning for assigned projects.
  • Maintain a highly motivated and value-focused team environment.
  • Provide specialist technical input, leadership, and management for projects, as needed.
  • Manage the expectations expressed by clients, project team members and the organization.
  • Address technical, commercial, and human project issues in a proactive and timely manner.


  • Excellent leadership qualities to inspire and motivate project teams
  • Collaborative approach to project management and client service
  • Hands-on technical expertise
  • Excellent technical writing and spoken communication skills
  • Honest and trustworthy; adheres to BBA ethics and values
  • Client focus
  • Business acumen (internal/external entrepreneurship)
  • Ability to maintain positive peer relationships
  • Ability to develop and mentor direct reports and others
  • Independent and proactive leader
  • Positive attitude and creativity (out-of-the-box thinker)


  • 10+ years of experience in consulting engineering for the renewable energy sector
  • Extensive experience in successfully planning and delivering medium to large hydroelectric, wind, solar and energy storage projects
  • Solid experience in writing and preparing winning proposals
  • Previous experience in client management, preparing account plans/teams and growing BBA’s revenue for those clients over time
  • A professional engineer (electrical, mechanical, or structural) licensed in the province of Ontario, preferably with PMP certification
  • Willingness and ability to mentor and coach junior and intermediate staff
  • Strong project manager with a proven track record in delivering projects on time, on budget and with a high degree of client satisfaction
  • Willingness and ability to periodically travel to client sites, based on project needs

BBA is committed to promoting diversity and employment equity. We thank you for your interest in our firm. Please note that only those candidates selected will be contacted.

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