Managing Director, Green Line Light Rail Transit
The City of Calgary is a major urban centre of 1.2 million people surrounded by the beauty of the natural environment. Ranked as one of the most livable cities in the world, Calgary is attracting new people from across Canada and the world. The City is developing a balanced and sustainable transportation system to serve Calgarians. The Green Line Project – a 20 kilometre light rail transit project – will significantly transform Calgary’s future; creating support for new transit-oriented developments, and areas where people can live affordably with access to amenities, services, and sustainable mobility options.
Reporting to the General Manager of Transportation, the Managing Director, Green Line is responsible for inspiring, leading, and developing a high-performance team and a business structure of innovation, excellence, and efficiency. Currently in the procurement phase, this $5 billion LRT initiative will be operational by 2026. Through your commitment to the City’s corporate values, you will inspire creative thinking and effective project management as you lead the Green Line team. You will work closely with elected officials, community groups, the construction industry, the Transportation Leadership Team, and the City Senior Management Team to successful execute this mandate.
With more than 15 years of project management experience you possess deep knowledge of and demonstrated accomplishments in transportation design, construction, and delivery of major projects. You have successfully led P3 initiatives while working with a wide range of stakeholders. You understand the latest advancements in transportation technology and best practices in community planning and urban mobility. You are a collaborative team member, politically astute, and skilled at clearly communicating and leading others to achieve goals.
To explore this opportunity further, please contact Julia Robarts at Odgers Berndtson Executive Search at 1 866-962-1990 or submit your resume and related information online to https://www.odgersberndtson.com/en/careers/15284 by February 6, 2019.