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Aurora Larssen Projects Ltd (ALPS), an entity of Aurora Cannabis Inc., is seeking a Project Manager, Construction to join our growing team! ALPS is responsible for the design and construction oversight of Aurora’s state-of-the art greenhouse facilities, including the world’s largest, most advanced cannabis production facility known as “Aurora Sky”.


The successful candidate will be working with our Project Management team on various projects. Reporting to the Vice President, Engineering the incumbent will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:




  • Oversees and drives facility design and construction initiatives, technical documentation development as well as URS writing.
  • Plan, execute, and monitor a variety of projects throughout their lifecycle to ensure that they are completed on budget and on schedule.
  • 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, stakeholders 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
  • 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.
  • Experience managing projects involving multi-disciplinary teams operating in a fast-paced, innovation driven environment.
  • Ability to apply, interpret and understand contract law and language.
  • PMP designation or equivalent certification would be considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of the emerging cannabis industry would be considered an asset.



  • Ability to work effectively with a multi-disciplinary team
  • Strong communication skills; verbal and written
  • Excellent technical, communication, organizational, managerial and planning skills.
  • Excellent people and leadership skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Robust project management skill set
  • Problem solving and analysis
  • Strategic thinking


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


Aurora Larssen Projects Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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