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Job Type

Full Time

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Edmonton, AB


Commensurate with Experience

Company Overview

This is a great opportunity to join one of Canada’s most successful and fastest growing Telecommunications and Utility construction companies! ROHL Global Networks is dedicated to connecting Canadians in rural, urban, and remote communities. ROHL is proud to have served over 50 First Nations communities and deployed hundreds of kilometers of fiber optic cable during these builds to connect their communities to their hospitals, schools, and each other. Our customers are an integral part of our family and we’re seeking highly motivated, reliable individuals with a strong work ethic to join our family!

We Offer Our Family

  • Competitive Wages – commensurate with experience
  • Comprehensive Benefits Plan including dental, vision and extended health for you and your family
  • Group RSP Matching Plan
  • Training and professional development opportunities

Job Summary

Reporting to the Associate Director, PMO, the Project Manager is accountable for the implementation aspects of budget, schedule, and quality of ROHL projects. The Project Manager provides risk management to the Project Management team and builds upon a solid reputation of professional relationships and successful project delivery.

This is a term position that will run for the 2024 Construction Season (spring to winter freeze up).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Must be able to work on-site for extended periods of time – 70% in Field.
  • Proficiently manage the project lifecycle in line with key project timings, internal processes, and stakeholder standards. Examples of this are: scope, risks, change requests
  • Collaborate with senior executives and business stakeholders to enable prioritizing of deliverables based on company objectives
  • Oversee all aspects of project delivery and adapt/modify as necessary
  • Accountable for attaining the project’s milestones
  • Prioritize and manage project backlogs to maintain project objectives, create project plans and optimize the utilization of team members
  • Reports on project progress, offering viable solutions and opportunities as they arise
  • Work directly with Field Operations foremen to successfully and professionally deliver the project objectives
  • Provide direction and assist in obtaining all necessary permitting approvals required within the project’s scope
  • Manage supplier relationships, ensuring that the standard of delivery and production provided to clients continually meets and exceeds expectations
  • Customer satisfaction – constantly managing customer expectations in line with their budget and timeframe. Ensuring that the standard of service provided to clients continually meets and exceeds client expectations


  • Degree or Diploma in Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering, or Business or combination of relevant education and experience
  • 5-10 years’ experience in leading Field based Project Management with a demonstrated ability to lead highly effective teams
  • Experience managing 10M+ annual budget projects and experience working with telecom fiber optics projects
  • Complex conflict resolution and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to build, support and maintain effective relationships with First Nations
  • Ability to work directly alongside 3rd party Engineering firms (typically embedded within the Operations Field contingents)
  • Analytical and good communication skills in both oral and written abilities
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven teamwork ability
  • Motivated self-starter who is results driven, with applied multitasking skills
We thank all applicants for their interest however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Those contacted for an interview will be required to produce a Commercial Driver’s Abstract dated within 30 days of the interview.


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To apply for a position at ROHL, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you’re interested in joining our team. We carefully review each application and look for candidates who share our values and commitment to excellence.