20-079 Project Advisor

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We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Advisor

Resume Due Date: Thursday, September 17, 2020 (5:00PM EST)                                               

Number of Vacancies: 2 

Duration: 2 years 

Location: Pickering


Job Overview

  • General project leadership and support accountability.
  • Project management, project planning, schedule and cost analysis, monitor cost collection and reporting, cost analysis and cost management support.
  • Lead teams and manage complex projects/modifications, provide consulting, project management and facilitation services through all phases of system project life cycles.
  • Develop systems strategies, plans and provide consultation and support for the development of the project/modification deliverables.
  • Provide consultation, planning and support services to business units and functions, in connection with assigned projects/modifications, to enable the successful implementation of projects/ modifications.
  • Under the direction of the Section Manager and with the assistance from the Modification Team Leaders (MTL’s), working as a Project Manager, the Project Advisor is required to provide oversight and be accountable to the performance of the assigned portfolio which consists of various types of projects/modifications at the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station.
  • Ensure all required governance, processes and procedures are followed and identify opportunities for improving the work efficiency, productivity and cost savings when implementing projects/ modifications.
  • Working with MTL’s, leads the project/ modification teams and manages the safety, resources, risks, scope, cost and schedule of the assigned portfolio.
  • Providing oversight on the development of modification plans, contracting strategy, materials strategy and execution plans etc. to ensure the assigned projects and modifications are implemented in a timely manner event free within the assigned budget.
  • With support from the MTL’s, resolve any project/ modification related issues, develop recovery plans and track to completion.
  • Review all invoices and track the payment milestones per purchase. Contract orders and provide recommendations on payment.
  • Provide regular forecasts (cost and schedule) and management updates on projects/ modification status and risks.



  • Minimum 4 years of experience in Project Engineering/ Management and working as a Project Lead/ Advisor/ Project Manager or equivalent position.
  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering required.
  • P.Eng and/or PMP certification considered an asset.
  • Previous OPG Nuclear experience considered an asset.