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Technology Project Manager

The Corporation of the City of Cambridge
Cambridge, Ontario N1R 8S1
  • Payrate
    $86,669 To $105,692 Yearly
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

People, Place, Prosperity

Working within our Strategic Plan, Cambridge Connected, and committing to our values of Integrity, Respect, Inclusiveness and Service, the successful candidate will work together to help the City of Cambridge achieve our vision: A place for people to prosper – alive with opportunity. 

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

In accordance with the City of Cambridge’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, all new City of Cambridge employees are required to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment, subject to accommodations required in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Job Profile

The Technology Project Manager will be responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, and completion of information technology related projects that may originate in the Technology Services division or any other business unit in the corporation. The Project Manager will ensure all projects and project activities remain aligned with the City of Cambridge corporate strategy, and values. The Project Manager will provide services in keeping with the project management protocols and processes in place both in Technology Services and within the corporate Project Management Office (PMO).

What you will be doing

•    Performance management and coordination of project services by staff, consultants and contractors and any associated project teams
•    Prepare, manage and update project documentation as per PM standards which may include but not limited to project charter, detailed scope, budget, resource plan, project implementation plan, status reports, change requests, issue log, risk management plan, communication plan, lessons learned and close-out documentation
•    Review and manage detailed project scope
•    Work in collaboration with services providers and staff to review project deliverables and coordinate approvals from various city stakeholders and subject matter experts
•    Works with city staff, consultants and suppliers to identify and lead a suitable project team
•    Coordinate the availability of internal and external resources to meet project objectives
•    Manage all aspects of project budget, review all invoices and provide a recommendation to city staff for approval of payments
•    Manage and update detailed project schedule, tasks and milestones and escalate any schedule issues with appropriate stakeholders for appropriate resolution
•    Prepare detailed project communication plan and identify milestones for communication to project steering committee, senior management, council and the public
•    Prepare project change management plan to identify changes to project scope, schedule and budget as necessary and coordinate approval of such changes from respective authorities to meet project goals
•    Prepare Project Risk register and perform risk review as required during the project life cycle
•    Evaluate and assess result of project 
•    Document lessons learned and project closure

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Science, Business, or equivalent

Experience and Knowledge

Three to four years’ experience in 

  • Demonstrated application of practical project management skills on technology projects as the project lead or project manager
  • Knowledge of technology based projects within a government setting
  • PMP considered an asset
  • Experience in strategic planning, risk management and/or change management

We will ask you for these items if you are hired

Proof of your current and valid certificate(s) and/or educational qualifications.
Worker Health and Safety Awareness Training Certificate from the Ministry of Labour
Covid-19 proof of dose one (1) and two (2) vaccination upon hire (External Candidates)
Valid G driver's license.

Your compensation

  • Annual salary range of $86,669 to $105,692 (CAD) (Non Union Salary Grid, Grade 5)
  • Comprehensive benefits package including extended health, dental, travel benefits; long term disability; accidental death and dismemberment and life insurance
  • Enrolment in Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS)

Hours of work

Based on a 35 hour work week, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Advertisement expiration date

This posting closes May 25, 2022.

Accommodation needs and protection of privacy

The City of Cambridge is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and inclusion.  We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, and will accommodate the needs of qualified applicants under the Human Rights Code in all parts of the recruitment and hiring process. 

Please contact Human Resources to make your needs known in advance, with the nature of any accommodations that you may require in respect to any materials or processes used to ensure your full and equal participation throughout the recruitment and hiring process.

Personal information collected in relation to the recruitment process is collected under the authority outlined in the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and used solely to determine eligibility for employment with the City of Cambridge only. 

Requirements

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Science, Business, or equivalent

Experience and Knowledge

Three to four years’ experience in 

  • Demonstrated application of practical project management skills on technology projects as the project lead or project manager
  • Knowledge of technology based projects within a government setting
  • PMP considered an asset
  • Experience in strategic planning, risk management and/or change management

We will ask you for these items if you are hired

Proof of your current and valid certificate(s) and/or educational qualifications.
Worker Health and Safety Awareness Training Certificate from the Ministry of Labour
Covid-19 proof of dose one (1) and two (2) vaccination upon hire (External Candidates)
Valid G driver's license.

Salary Details

Salary is in CAD. 

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Posted: 2022-05-10 Expires: 2022-06-24

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