Landscaping / River Finishes Project Manager

Job Number: PM RF Port Lands

Permanent   |  Toronto, Ontario   |  Posted on Mar 16, 2021

As the Landscaping / River Finishes Project Manager, you will lead the responsibility for managing the next level of subcontractor implementation work involving the completion of river finishes for the Port Lands Flood Protection (PLFP) Waterfront Toronto project. Project work includes stone, bioengineering, landscaping, plantings, etc.

You will specifically work for the next 8 to 18 months on one of Canada’s highest profile environmental remediation projects, preparing you for many more such projects with the QM team in the future.


Key Duties:

Ensuring the project is executed in accordance with client contract (including sub-contracts or contract cganges)

Planning, scheduling and preparing for upcoming works

Identifying changes to site conditions

Ensuring the project meets or exceeds key performance indicators

Monitoring / guiding execution (budget, schedule, quality)

Overseeing on-site project resources, both human and capital

Managing client relationships

Change order management

Project official communications/documentation

Ensuring / optimizing job profitability and financial performance

Providing information for the creation of accurate purchase orders and managing the purchase order process



Key Qualifications:

Required: Bachelor’s degree, five (5) years of experience and following demonstrated capabilities

Managing and implementing work involving the completion of river finishes, including stone, bioengineering, landscaping, plantings, etc.

Project management & contract management

Leadership skills, with the ability to lead site teams and subcontractors

Problem solving skills


Preferred: Degree program related to ecological restoration, earth sciences or environmental engineering (Civil or Environmental) and experience in

Resource allocation and management responsibilities

Administration of prime contracts, subcontracts, and contract changes


Who we are:

QM Environmental is one of Canada's leading environmental and industrial services company. As a partner of choice, we are a team of passionate, diverse people with integrity committed to providing the most practical, cost-effective and innovative solutions to the most challenging environmental problems. Always committed to health, safety and the environment, QM has been experiencing consistent growth, and we would like to invite you to be part of our success.


What we offer:

Extended Heath & Dental

Life Insurance

Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

Long Term Disability

Employee Assistance Program

GRRSP and matching DPSP

Discounted Health Club Membership

Paid Vacation

Diverse and Inclusive Work Environment

And a great team!


Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

QM Environmental is a staunch advocate for diversity in all its forms. It especially welcomes applications from members of the BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour) community, women, people with disabilities, and the LGBTQ+ community, and those of diverse, intersectional identities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process and part of employment with QM Environmental.


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Job summary


QM Environmental

Job Type



Toronto, Ontario

Start Date

Apr 01, 2021