Project/Space Planner

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Posted: 7/9/19
Deadline: 7/15/19
Salary: $80,266-$110,366
Reference Number: J0419-0748

About This Organization

University of Ottawa

The University of Ottawa is the largest bilingual university in the world, where it is possible for students to study in English, in French, or in both languages. Located in the capital of Canada, a G7 nation, we have ready access to the great institutions of our country.

Our breakthroughs in health, science, social sciences and the humanities attract global attention, reflecting our ranking among Canada’s top 10 research universities and our ongoing drive to discover.

Job Duties

In close cooperation with the planning team, provides expert advice in project planning and space management. Supports the supervisor by analysing options and conducting feasibility studies in order to meet the needs of the teaching, research, support programs and other programs undertaken by faculties and services, in keeping with the University’s values and mission. Participates in tactical and strategic planning to find immediate and medium-term solutions that are consistent with the overall vision of the strategic plan.

Required Qualifications

University degree in project management, site development, engineering (mechanical/electrical) or architecture, and a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the field of real property or in institutional or municipal real property management. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
Professional accreditation in a field related to the position would be an asset
Knowledge of, and experience in, project approval, development and planning
Knowledge of municipal infrastructure planning or commercial real estate transactions would be an asset
Knowledge of, and experience in using, computer-assisted property management (CAPM) and computer-assisted drawing (CAD) software
Experience in financial and space management and planning
Experience in analysing complex data
Experience in interpreting, explaining and applying policies, standards, codes and procedures
Experience and skill in interpersonal relations, negotiation and conflict resolution
Bilingualism would be considered a strong asset

Position Reports to: Senior Director, Property Assets Management
Competition Number: J0419-0748
Closing Date: July 15, 2019
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