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Project Director, UofGH Brampton, PT Admin

University of Guelph-Humber
Toronto, Ontario M9W 5L7
  • Job Type
    Employee, Contract
  • Job Status
    Full Time


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Find Your Spot at Guelph-Humber  

At Guelph-Humber, our career paths open up a world of infinite possibilities for you to explore. People are at the heart of the Guelph-Humber experience. Here, every day we work shoulder to shoulder to deliver excellence, and in doing so, we redefine what it means to be a leader in polytechnic education. Guelph-Humber employees are a diverse group of committed, caring and fun-loving people. 

We take finding and growing the right talent very seriously. We strive to find and nurture extraordinary employees who bring their best each day.  

If you are interested in working in higher education and are looking to contribute to the largest polytechnic College in Ontario, as we shape the future of our students and communities, here is your opportunity to join our team.  

Please review Humber College/ Guelph Humber vaccination policy prior to applying to this position. 

Job Details 

Position Title: Project Director

Status: PT Admin Contract (4 year)

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Faculty/Department: University of Guelph-Humber

Pay band / Salary Range: Admin 07 / $88,421 - $132,632

What you will do: 

The City of Brampton is has invited the University of Guelph-Humber (UofGH) to move from its present location on the Humber north campus to Brampton.  The city is building a Centre for Innovation (CFI) and part of the discussions involve the UofGH becoming the major tenant at this site. As a member of the Project Steering Committee and working with 4 partners (UofGH, the University of Guelph, Humber College and the City of Brampton), the Project Director has responsibility for steering the transition of the UofGH campus to Brampton ensuring that the project stays on-time and on-budget. The Project Director provides leadership to numerous working groups focussing on all aspects related to the relocation and transition of the UofGH to Brampton, which is anticipated to reach occupancy by the third quarter of 2026. Major working groups include: building design, finance, academic programs, student services, and communication. The incumbent will also work closely with the City of Brampton Project manager ensuring alignment with internal and external partners’ objectives, policies and procedures.


What you bring to the role: 

Education/Professional Designation

  • The successful candidate will have a degree in Project Management or suitable equivalent. 
  • Accreditation in Project Management (PMP, PMI or CAPM) is preferred

Experience & Skills

  • 5 – 7 years of proven project management experience preferably in the education or public sector
  • Broad Knowledge of post secondary education an asset- Demonstrated effective fiscal responsibility in addressing cost management challenges
  • Project Management skills and methodology leading projects of medium to large complexity
  • Proven ability to lead and motivate staff and teams - Well-developed interpersonal skills with ability to foster trust, cooperation and collaboration
  • Conflict management skills
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent ability to manage significant issues which attract political/media/community attention
  • Strong communication skills (written, verbal, presentation)

What’s in it for you? 

  • An opportunity to have an impact with a post-secondary institution, poised to do great things. 
  • Diverse, hard-working, committed team of people who care about each other. 
  • Tools and technology that will allow you to succeed at your job. 
  • Amazing perks 
  • Highly supportive work culture 

At the University we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it!  Experience comes in many forms, skills are transferable, and a progressive mindset goes a long way at Guelph-Humber. If your experience is close to what we’re looking for, consider applying and tell us why you are a great candidate for this job. Find your Spot at Guelph-Humber! 

We thank you for your interest in working with the University of Guelph-Humber. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Consideration for Support Staff and Academic positions will be given to internal employees in accordance with the respective Collective Agreements.  

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion  

The University of Guelph-Humber is committed to a workforce that reflects the diversity of our students and our city. We actively seek Indigenous Peoples and individuals from equity-deserving groups with demonstrated skills and knowledge to deal with all aspects of equity, diversity and inclusion in a post-secondary environment. 


The University of Guelph-Humber is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our HR Generalists will work with applicants requesting accommodations at any stage of the hiring process. This document is available in alternate formats upon request.  

Anti-Discrimination Statement 

At The University of Guelph-Humber, all forms of discrimination and harassment are prohibited. Students and employees have the right to study, live and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and harassment. If you need assistance on concerns related to discrimination and harassment, please contact the Centre for Human Rights, Equity and Inclusion http://hrs.humber.ca/human-rights-equity-diversity.html or the Office of Student Conduct at studentconduct@humber.ca 

Salary Details

 Pay band / Salary Range: Admin 07 / $88,421 - $132,632 (CDN)


Posted: 2022-05-03 Expires: 2022-06-17

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