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Reporting to the Vice President, Engineering, the Manager, Engineering and Construction Projects will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:




  • Oversees facility design and construction initiatives, technical documentation development as well as URS writing
  • Leads project activities to ensure that the project is executed in accordance with the designs, budgets and schedules.
  • Develops and manages a project management plan that outlines staffing, materials, equipment, subcontracting, and other services that are necessary to deliver the project on time and within budget.
  • Reviews project contractual documents to gain an understanding of the project requirements (time frame, budget, safety, quality, staffing, materials and equipment requirements), necessary to complete the project within the required time frame. 
  • Verifies estimates based on detailed review of proposal specifications.
  • Coordinates with department managers and various trades company representatives to establish work plans and staffing requirements for each phase of the project.
  • Organizes and conducts meetings with project staff and management to communicate information related to each function’s needed concerning project requirements.
  • Develops and manages stakeholder relationship and expectations, progress reports, communication, paperwork, meetings, etc.
  • Takes appropriate action to minimize the impact of deviations.
  • Monitors and oversees the efficient use of materials and equipment and the contractual performance of the project.
  • Confers with project staff to ensure the assigned duties and responsibilities are performed per agreed upon expectation.
  • Monitors and oversees onsite activities, quality, productivity, progress, and safety of employees and subcontractors.
  • Oversees financial and service aspects of contracts.
  • Provides technical assistance and recommends construction methods and equipment.
  • Anticipates potential roadblocks and develops solutions to prevent issue from arising.
  • Resolves any problems that may arise during project execution.
  • Implements and monitors safety programs.
  • Actively and proactively engage in the ongoing management and improvement of Aurora’s quality system.
  • Where applicable, promote and maintain GMP requirements.
  • Other duties as required




  • Professional engineering (P. Eng) designation
  • 5+ years of construction project management experience in the manufacturing, food production or healthcare industry
  • Previous experience working on large-scale construction projects is required
  • Demonstrated experience applying knowledge of project accounting, project controls (cost, schedule, change management, etc.), materials management, contract management, subcontract management, safety and quality.  Track records of successfully planning and executing projects on schedule and within budget.
  • Ability to apply, interpret and understand contract law and language.
  • Customer focus is a MUST
  • Excellent technical, communication, organizational, managerial and planning skills.
  • Excellent people and leadership skills.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Strong communication skills; verbal and written


This position is based in Burlington, Ontario.


We would like to thank all candidates for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 


Aurora Cannabis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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