Project Manager Marine Services (Permanent)

Posting Date: 02 December 2019

Location: Vancouver, CA, V7P 2R1

Company: Babcock

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Underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, asset management, and specialist training, Babcock International works with customers around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the key market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear.


In Canada, Babcock is best known for our work in the Marine sector; providing critical and complex support to Canada’s submarine fleet. We are now expanding our Canadian business into the Aviation sector by providing Aerial Emergency Services to the Province of Manitoba.


Our business relies on our people delivering their best day in and day out. As individuals, we all make a difference to our colleagues, our customers and others who we interact with on a daily basis.  Collectively at Babcock, our employees exude the ‘Being Babcock’ principles that help make us great at what we do:


  • Always strive to deliver
  • Build great relationships based on trust
  • Safeguard customers’ reputations
  • Never compromise on health and safety
  • Challenge ourselves and each other
  • Respect people and value their diversity
  • Thrive on complexity
  • Trust our people to deliver


In this role, you will:


  • Utilize project management skills and experience to manage marine services projects involving construction, maintenance, or repair of marine vessels, or related asset management.
  • Be responsible for contract management including development of proposals, contracts, and tasks as well as negotiation of scope and schedule.
  • Monitor performance and reporting to meet internal and client requirements, including earned value and efficiency measures applicable to each project.
  • Be the client interface including travel to client locations as required.
  • Provide leadership and personnel management of dedicated resources for the duration they are assigned to a project.
  • Provide leadership and coordination of remote or matrix resources.
  • Perform problem solving and implement improvements to increase efficiency and client satisfaction.


As our ideal candidate,


  • You have a minimum 7 + years of experience in a project management role with two (2) years current experience (within the last five years) working in a similar role
  • You have a strong aptitude in client satisfaction
  • You are a self-directed individual
  • You are comfortable managing concurrent projects that vary widely in content and requirement
  • You have a background in marine maintenance, engineering services, or ship design/ modelling/ CAD
  • Must have or be eligible for a Canadian Secret Security Clearance
  • You are eligible for a Canadian Secret Security


Applicants, please apply online through our LinkedIn posting or through our website at


Given our commitment to employee development across the board, employees enjoy a long and satisfying career at Babcock in an environment that values their contributions, rewards them properly, and is committed to their safety and wellbeing.  Employee benefits may include but are not limited to:

  • Relocation assistance for individuals and families
  • Pregnancy and Parental Leave top-up available
  • Company sponsored continuing education
  • Employee recognition and bonus programs
  • Reimbursement of annual professional membership dues
  • Health and Wellness Program
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employer matching of employee retirement contributions
  • Paid vacation that increases with years of service


Babcock is committed to promoting employee equity and building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. If you require accommodation during any stage of our recruitment process, please let us know how we can assist you.


We welcome your interest in joining the Babcock family.

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