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Project Manager Facilities

Canadian Pacific (CP) and Kansas City Southern (KCS) are now CPKC. As the only truly North American railway, we are making big moves! Drawing on our strong foundations and heritage, CPKC moves essential goods across our 20,000-mile network to support economic growth throughout Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. Be a part of history as we connect a continent and create exciting career opportunities across our new transnational network. Visit to learn about the CPKC advantage, our purpose and culture.



As the Project Manager Facilities, you will oversee the Project Management services to the various entities and subsidiaries for CPKC in for an assigned region, for all leased and owned sites. The successful candidate will develop and deliver the overall design of the project and to track and update budgets and schedules throughout the course of a project to ensure that it is completed on time and within budgets established and approved.



  • Administer contracts, including safety orientation, field inspection and supervision of contract work on various projects for the assigned region
  • Coordinate work activities with internal and external departments and customers to ensure safe, cost-effective execution of projects and programmed maintenance work
  • Accountable for utility infrastructure maintenance to ensure business continuity for the assigned region
  • Design and Manage utility infrastructure projects on a day to day basis to ensure completion within schedule and budget
  • Ensure any related environmental issues are dealt with according to company mandated policies and local codes, as they relate to projects
  • Prepare budget requirements for multi-year planning
  • Responsible for all gas, water, sanitary management projects in determining feasibility and project execution
  • Oversee all assigned facilities construction project from conception to delivery
  • Review each project in-depth to schedule tasks, subcontractors, tools, equipment, and materials deliveries
  • Review work progress on a daily basis, manage the costs and the behaviors of the site personnel under their charge
  • Review the performance of contractors to verify that quality, cost and schedule objectives are maintained
  • Prepare and review project cost estimates for appropriation of funds relating to facilities
  • Negotiate with the construction manager, contractors, suppliers and consultants to ensure the Company derives maximum benefits from its expenditures
  • Ensure that CPKC safety requirements are adhered to on all sites



  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering or Facilities related designation. Preference will be given to mechanical or civil engineers with experience in railway facility management or commercial construction
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation would be considered an asset
  • Strong knowledge of various construction disciplines, project management processes and financial management, as well as relevant knowledge of codes, contract law and legislation related to project work
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, Project, Excel, SAP, Revit and AutoCAD)
  • Experience leading or considerably contributing to the preparation of RFP’s, tenders and tender awards
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment; prioritizing multiple demands on time sensitive projects
  • Ability to problem solve, complete assigned tasks efficiently, and exercise sound engineering judgment
  • Exceptional critical thinking skills
  • Strong sense of urgency and self- initiative to meet deadlines
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to communicate to all levels of management within the company



  • Flexible and competitive benefits package
  • Competitive company pension plan
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Performance Incentive Program
  • Annual Fitness Subsidy
  • Part-time Studies Program



As an employer with North American presence, the possibility does exist that the location of your position may be changed based on organizational requirements.


Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:       

  • Criminal history check
  • Reference check


Management Conductor Program:

Becoming a qualified conductor or locomotive engineer is the single best way for a management employee to learn the business at CPKC. You may be required to obtain a certification or to maintain your current certification/qualification as a conductor or locomotive engineer.


CPKC is an employment equity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply including women, Black, Indigenous, People of Colour (BIPOC), members of the LGBTQ+ community, and people with disabilities. Accommodations for the job application process can be provided, as appropriate, upon request. All applicant information will be managed in accordance with the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA)”. 



Req ID: 101288

Department: Strategic Planning

Job Type: Full-Time

Position Type: Non-Union

Location: Dallas, Texas

Country: United States

% of Travel:

# of Positions: 1

Job Grade: 4

Job Available to: Internal & External





Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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