Careers with HomeEd

Are you passionate about having an impact in the community? Do you want to be part of a growing team with opportunities to advance? Do you strive for exceptional in all you do? You’ve come to the right place.

Our Culture

Grow with Us

HomeEd has a bold vision to enhance affordable housing in Edmonton and is always looking for engaged, talented people to help us achieve big things in our community. For us, being a great place to work means:

  • Doing meaningful work alongside caring team members that want to make a difference in people’s lives
  • Professional development resources to keep you inspired, learning, and advancing your career
  • Competitive salaries and benefits, with additional compensation for exceptional work
  • Prioritizing the health and wellness of our team

Wellness Matters

HomeEd’s work is challenging but rewarding. We give it our all, but we also know it’s important to take time to refresh. That’s why all full time staff receive an extra paid day off every second week as a Personal Wellness Day. Coupled with a strong benefits package, our team members have the ability to really invest in their health.

Current Career Opportunities

Interested in joining our team and help grow affordable housing in YEG?

Project Manager

Organizational Summary

HomeEd is on a mission to provide Edmononians with quality affordable housing. Our team goes to work every day driven by our purpose that Better Housing Can’t Wait and that we can achieve our vision of reimagining affordable housing as sustainable, growing and valued throughout Edmonton. Whether we’re developing new properties or managing the 1400+ units we already own and rent around the City, we do so in service to Edmontonians looking for a quality home they can afford in a community they love.

Our staff members are everyday heroes making an impact in the lives of the Edmontonians who need us. Our corporate values are central to how we work and succeed as a team:

  • IntegrityWe follow through on our commitments, acting honestly and ethically at all times.
  • InclusionWe provide a welcoming environment, where diversity is valued and people are treated respectfully and equitably.
  • Community: We engage with tenants and stakeholders, building relationships and working to enhance the quality of life where we operate.
  • Stewardship: We take care of our resources, prudently managing our costs, quality, health, safety & environmental impact.
  • GrowthWe embrace challenges and change, trying new things and learning from them in our pursuit of progress.

We’re always looking for engaged, talented people to help us achieve big things in our community. For us, being a great place to work means:

  • Doing meaningful work alongside caring team members that want to make a difference in people’s lives
  • Professional development plans and budgets to keep you inspired, learning, and advancing your career
  • Competitive salaries and benefits, with additional compensation for exceptional work
  • Prioritizing the health and wellness of our team, with a paid Personal Wellness Day every two weeks to recharge

For more information about HomeEd, please visit

Position Summary

HomeEd is seeking a Project Manager to support HomeEd’s growth. Reporting to the Vice President, Projects, the Project Manager works closely with HomeEd’s staff, external partners and stakeholders to manage our retrofit projects. The scope of the role will include every stage of the retrofit process from initial assessment to project completion, within budget and scheduled timelines. This full-time, regular position is located in Edmonton.

Core Competencies:

  • Strong Project Management Skills
  • Communication
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Technical Knowledge
  • Relationship building
  • Fiscal Management

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Project Planning and Execution

  • Develop detailed project plans outlining tasks, timelines, resources, and budget requirements for retrofit projects.
  • Coordinate with internal teams, external contractors, and vendors to ensure project milestones are achieved according to schedule and within budget constraints.
  • Monitor project progress, identify potential risks or delays, and implement mitigation strategies to keep projects on track.
  • Conduct regular site visits to assess work quality, safety compliance, and adherence to project specifications

Technical Expertise

  • Possess a strong understanding of building systems, construction methods, and retrofitting technologies.
  • Evaluate existing building structures and systems to identify opportunities for energy efficiency improvements, sustainability enhancements, and safety upgrades.
  • Work closely with engineers, architects, and consultants to develop retrofit designs that meet performance objectives while complying with regulatory requirements and industry standards.

Stakeholder Management

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for stakeholders involved in retrofit projects, including clients, regulatory agencies, and internal departments.
  • Communicate project status updates, milestones, and challenges effectively to stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to address stakeholder concerns, resolve conflicts, and ensure alignment on project goals and priorities.

Quality Assurance and Compliance

  • Implement quality assurance processes to ensure that retrofit work meets established standards of quality, safety, and sustainability.
  • Coordinate inspections, testing, and commissioning activities to verify compliance with project specifications and regulatory requirements.
  • Maintain accurate project documentation, including permits, drawings, change orders, and as-built records, to support compliance and future maintenance efforts.

Budget and Cost Control

  • Develop project budgets, forecasts, and cost estimates based on scope, resource requirements, and market conditions.
  • Monitor project expenditures, track budget variances, and identify opportunities to optimize costs without compromising project quality or timelines.
  • Review and approve contractor invoices, change orders, and other financial documents in accordance with contractual agreements and budgetary constraints.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture, or related field.

  • Proven experience in project management, specifically overseeing retrofit projects in residential buildings.
  • Strong technical knowledge of building systems, construction methods, and retrofitting technologies.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with diverse stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in project management software tools, such as Microsoft Project, Primavera, or similar applications.
  • Familiarity with relevant building codes, regulations, and industry standards related to retrofitting and sustainable residential construction practices.
  • PMP certification or equivalent project management credentials are desirable.
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities, problem-solving skills, and a commitment to delivering high-quality results on time and within budget.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume in confidence through Indeed. Please include your telephone and email contact information, along with your full work experience and education in your submission.

We would like to thank all applicants for your interest. To ensure that the recruitment process for this position runs as smoothly and as efficiently as possible, it is our policy to only contact successful candidates during the application stage.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:

  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Work Location: In person

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