project manager

Winnipeg, MB

If you live and breathe the construction world, are passionate about process and have superior organizational skills, this just might be what you’re looking for. You’ll spend your days managing the overall success of granular fertilizer construction projects, with a focus on ensuring every detail happens and every customer is happy. You’ll also assist with leadership in DyTerra’s project management processes as a whole.                           

This job might be for you if:

  • You have 5-10 years of experience in the construction or fertilizer handling industry

  • You get what it takes to manage construction projects in Western Canada, with everything from contracts to substantial completion to regulations and subtrades

  • You have an uncanny ability to stay organized, see the big picture and manage all the details - seamlessly

  • You understand Lean, continuous improvement and the importance of structure and process

  • You believe that anything worth doing is worth doing well. Nothing falls through the cracks on your watch.

  • You can think on your feet. When priorities shift or things go awry, you take action.

  • You’re a real planner with a proactive think-ahead mindset

  • You can read blueprints backwards and forwards; they make sense to you

  • You have a solid knack for creating and managing a project schedule

  • You have a solid understanding of business principles including financial, legal and staffing

  • You excel at MS Office products (Bonus for MS Project, AutoCAD and Inventor knowledge)

  • You communicate clearly and effectively both internally and externally, verbal and written

  • You have a genuine sense of urgency and are able to make rapid decisions

     A few things you’ll focus on:

  • Actively manage all aspects of construction projects from implementation to completion, ensuring quality, safety, cost control, workforce understanding and customer satisfaction

  • Connect with project team and customers and always have a steady stream of clear communication

  • Liaise with vendors to ensure materials and equipment are ordered and on time

  • Assist Construction Manager with compiling quotes and RFP responses, ensuring clearly defined scope, cost estimates and schedules

  • Visit shop floor and job sites, overseeing project accuracy and controls and signing off on changes

  • Ensure that projects are completed on time, on budget, safely and according to customer’s requirements and scope of work

  • Create purchase orders, contracts, subcontractor contracts, change orders certificates of substantial completion and ensure document control for each project

  • Prepare and manage project budgets and forecasts; track changes and overall costs

  • Organize and lead kickoff meetings and ensure all employees and contractors are fully aware of project goals throughout the entire course of the project

  • Ensure accurate and detailed job files and project materials online and offline

  • Assist with the development of Lean principles throughout all construction and project management processes

  • Lead project management processes throughout DyTerra

  • Ensure an outstanding customer experience at all times

  • Make sure safety happens. Always.

 Why DyTerra?

We’re a friendly, agile team with a casual tone. We believe that where you work matters and loving what you do is important. We’ll measure your success on your ability to execute the details, ensure consistent communication and ensure customer satisfaction at every turn. Check us out at

 How to Apply

Please send your resume and salary expectations to This position includes a health, dental and disability plan, matching RSP plan and profit bonus.