Director of Infrastructure Planning

Director Infrastructure Planning for Clayton Developments in Halifax! Key role to future growth of the company

About the Shaw Group: Hays has partnered with Clayton Developments, a division of The Shaw Group Limited on their search for a Director of Infrastructure Planning! Since 1959, Clayton has established itself as the premier community developer in the Maritimes.

With The Shaw Group Limited. as their parent company, they are a critical part of 160 years of business success in Atlantic Canada. They are proud to have created communities for more than 70,000 residents to call “home”, while producing large economic impact, and over a billion dollars in developed real estate.

As the largest community developer in Atlantic Canada, their reputation for integrity and leadership is well known. Now, they are seeking to add a Senior Land Development Professional to their team in Halifax, NS.

Why The Shaw Group: At The Shaw Group, they recognize that the dedication of their people has allowed us them grow for over 160 years. Which is why they believe that the growth of employees is critical to the growth of the company. Teamwork is the foundation of their success. They strive to provide an environment that fosters communication, collaboration, and innovative ideas.

They want to make sure everyone’s voice heard; all ideas considered, and cutting-edge tools are available. Using smart planning, and innovation, they are developing far more than land. They are creating accessible, amenity-rich communities in prime locations. They are helping build support networks and friendships, enriched living and legacies.

Even after 160 years, their passion only continues to grow. Director of Infrastructure Planning, Residential Construction.

Reporting to the Vice President, as the Director of Infrastructure Planning your role will encompass management of the internal operations team, planning, and taking responsibility for Shaw Living projects and external design resources. You will also be responsible for performing due diligence, feasibility, master servicing studies oversight (Water, Sanitary, storm water and Transportation Planning), as well as site designs, pro-formas and obtaining municipal approvals.

The ideal Director Infrastructure Planning candidate is a progressive, collaborative and dynamic leader that is passionate about innovation. You love to inspire, motivate and grow a team. You see the potential of how technology can allow projects to run more, and you enjoy planning, sharing ideas and analysing data to challenge the status quo. In this role you will get to see your decisions come to life and witness the creation of communities that people will call home.

To be considered for this critical role you should have 10+ years of practical and progressive experience and a strong background in value-engineering and developing common sense solutions. Your experience should come from the Civil engineering consultant realm or within the land/site development industry with a strong engineering design background.

Additionally, you will have strong CAD capabilities and be up to date with your skills. You are a creative and out of the box thinker that is capable of developing solutions to complex problems and situations. A post-secondary degree in an Engineering or Construction focused (civil), a P. Eng. or similar is an asset. A PMP designation is an asset.

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Job number 1104433

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Job Type
Construction and Property
Dependant on experience

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jeff Garland, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Ottawa (EN)
Suite 600,, 220 Laurier Ave W

Telephone: 613 288 4297