Engineering Manager – Nova Scotia


Dovre Canada Limited is pleased to offer the following opportunity: Engineering Manager, located in Nova Scotia


The Engineering Manager that will be responsible for oversight of the project engineering team and ensuring support for all project engineering needs across the various project work streams including Health and Safety, planning, quality, cost, and collaboration with subcontractors

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage a team of engineers, providing guidance, mentorship, and support to ensure high performance and achievement of project goals.
  • Develop project plans, set engineering milestones, and oversee the execution of engineering activities within established timelines and budgets.
  • Implement quality control processes to ensure that engineering designs and construction adhere to environmental, safety, and regulatory standards.
  • Allocate engineering resources efficiently, including personnel, materials, and budgets, to optimize project outcomes.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and emerging technologies in clean energy engineering, providing technical guidance and expertise to the project team.
  • Identify potential engineering risks, develop mitigation strategies, and ensure contingency plans are in place to address unexpected challenges.
  • Regularly report on the progress of engineering activities, key milestones, and budget status to project leadership and stakeholders.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related field
  • 10+ years of progressive engineering experience.
  • Understanding of clean energy technologies, environmental regulations, and sustainable engineering practices
  • The successful candidate will have a proven track record in successfully managing multidisciplinary engineering teams and navigating the complexities of intricate projects.
  • Excellent management, negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to exercise initiative, autonomy and leadership
  • Excellent team management and conflict resolution assets


Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.


For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Shauna Pierce
Senior 360 Recruiter



Job ID: #30952