• Junior Project Manager

    Location CA-ON-Scarborough | CA-ON-Toronto
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
  • Position Description

    At a Glance


    Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Junior Project Manager, to join the Solarfective Team in Scarborough, ON.

    Responsible for complete project management lifecycle for Shading projects. Includes communicating with all stakeholders, ensuring effective control of projects, and ensuring projects are completed on time and on budget.


    What Will You Do? 

    1. Develop and verify non-standard design and custom solutions from the standard product mix.
    2. Define project scope and objectives and a detailed plan to ensure project completion on time, on budget, and to KPI’s.
    3. Ensure effective control of projects: addressing conflicting priorities, issues, risks, dependencies and change.
    4. Responsible for communicating project status effectively to key stakeholders, including any technical reports, audits, sketch documentation, process documentation, or other as needed. May provide daily and weekly progress reports as well as scheduling forecasts.
    5. May assist in troubleshooting installation and operation of the systems as needed.
    6. Performs other similar and related duties as required.


    Required Skills 

    • Education:  Bachelor's degree in Engineering or equivalent work experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience

    • Experience:  Minimum of three years work experience in project management, specifically managing or supporting the management of multiple projects.  Shading experience preferred but not required. Must have experience overseeing projects from start to finish.

    • Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:

      Requires strong organizational and time management skills, close attention to detail and be able to effectively handle multiple priorities.


      Must possess excellent project management skills, including demonstrated ability to develop and manage to a project plan, establish priorities, work to deadlines and control a number of projects at various stages of work. Must be able to effectively apply frameworks to support strategic planning and utilize research to guide decisions.


      Ability to multi-task, adhere to multiple processes, and achieve a high degree of accuracy.


      Adept at developing and implementing best practices with an aptitude for garnering buy-in and alignment from stakeholders and senior leadership.


      Must be able to read engineering and architectural drawings.


      Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills and be able to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization. Must be an effective listener, able to maintain focus, extract necessary information and validate understanding of the information so as to manage clients, vendors, consultants and other third parties.


      Must demonstrate effective negotiation skills and be able to adapt to rapidly evolving business climate and environment.


      Strong computer skills, proficient with word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software, e-mail and meeting management software.  Ability to use internet and web based resources efficiently and effectively.  Knowledge of common business and CRM tools.

    Company Info

    About Legrand

    Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world’s best employers.  For more information, visit legrand.com.


    About Legrand North and Central America

    Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting).  LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women’s network.  LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity.  For more information, visit legrand.us


    About Legrand’s Building Control Systems Division

    Legrand’s Building Control Systems (BCS) division includes the Wattstopper and Solarfective product lines.  Wattstopper offers the most comprehensive line of simple, scalable and flexible energy efficient lighting controls and solutions for commercial and residential applications. These products, programs, and services have been helping customers save energy, meet green initiatives and comply with energy codes for more than 30 years.  Solarfective gives Legrand customers the most energy efficient, easy-to-use advanced shading and lighting control solutions. For more information, visit lerand.us/lighting-controls-building-systems.








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