Director of Projects

The Director of Projects serves on the Kanin management team and leads and manages the organization’s project execution and implementation. The Director of Projects will grow and manage a team of Project Delivery Engineers as Kanin’s project load increases, developing the systems and tools required to deliver on $25-100M waste heat recovery projects from FEED to commissioning.

Director of Projects will be accountable for the overall project plan, project governance, scope, budget, risk, EPC/Contractor management and management of change associated with Kanin’s waste heat recovery projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee execution from FEED to commissioning on projects throughout North America – building strong working relationships with equipment vendors, engineering partners and multidisciplinary EPC companies

  • Manage schedule and cost and provide regular reports to CTO

  • Provide clear and timely communication on all aspects of the project, ensuring all project stakeholders are engaged and informed

  • Create and oversee team of Project Delivery Engineers as number of projects increases


  • Canadian or American Professional Engineer

  • Minimum 10 years project management and execution experience

  • Site experience preferred

  • Strong analytic, problem solving and written/oral communication skills

  • Previous experience in reviewing/negotiating contracts

  • Ability to transition from initial individual contributor role directly managing all aspects of project execution to managing a team of Project Delivery Engineers.

Send your resume and cover letter to Applications will be assessed as they are received. We encourage applicants to apply sooner rather than later.