Building Systems Manager

The future you want is within reach.


At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We're a community of builders committed to building better communities. That's why we're always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what's next in our industry.


We're also looking at what's next for you and how we can help you build a career you're proud of.


Here's how a(n) Building Systems Manager for our Minneapolis office contributes to our team:


  • Oversees all project building systems installations, with overall management responsibility of building systems trade contractors, consultants, and owner requirements.
  • Ensures systems are installed in sequence as per project schedule. Responsible for multiple projects at a time.
  • Manages local authority requirements (building, fire, electrical, and mechanical) as per inspections and code.
  • Reviews building system trades’ progress for compliance with drawings, specifications, quality, schedule, and constructability. Identifies risks and opportunities and communicates to the project team.
  • Processes critical building systems submittals, coordination documents, and reports.
  • Provides input on schedule development and implementation to the project team as they pertain to the execution of building systems.
  • Reviews, negotiates, and processes change notices/orders related to building systems and assesses their effect on the project budget, scope, and schedule.
  • Designs, lays out, and manages the procurement of temporary utility services (e.g., power, water, gas, storm, and sewer connections) for their inclusion in the construction plan. Ensures alignment with site supervision expectations.
  • Liaises with utility providers to provide services to project as per project schedule.
  • Leads the project team and is responsible overall for the execution of the building systems commissioning process.
  • Ensures that building systems closeout process is in place and leads the execution, reviewing progress accordingly.
  • Effectively communicates with internal and external stakeholders to resolve issues.
  • Provides recommendations to the project site staff regarding project-specific improvements that may impact building systems.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline is preferred (e.g., mechanical, electrical, controls).
  • 5 to 10 years of progressive experience in mechanical/electrical construction in a healthcare setting required.
  • In-depth knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems, principles, and practices.
  • Strong understanding of key building systems, including security, fire alarm, heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC), building automation systems (BAS) and information, communication, automation, and technology (ICAT).
  • Ability to facilitate the coordination of mechanical, electrical, architectural, civil, and structural drawings and specifications.
  • Understands and abides by all industry and government processes and regulations.
  • Demonstrated leadership, communication and interpersonal skills are a must. Impeccable speaking, grammar and writing skills are required.
  • Dedication and one who partners well but is proactive in driving opportunities and ideas forward.
  • Demonstrated flexibility and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Planning, organizational, and time management skills with the ability to multitask, prioritize tasks with conflicting deadlines, and delegate tasks.
  • Travel and/or temporary project assignments (including out of town work) will be expected.

PCL is an innovative, employee-owned company comprised of people who find passion in their profession and take pride in doing great work every day. Our work powers the infrastructure and utilities that are essential to daily life and our projects are the scene of vacations, careers, education and healing. We are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for because we are committed to supporting and developing our teams.

The PCL Companies celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive environment for all employees and applicants and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or veteran status.

PCL combines numerous pay and benefit strategies to provide a comprehensive and competitive total rewards package. The total rewards package includes an employee share purchase offering, discretionary annual performance bonus, comprehensive benefits & wellness programs, retirement plan plus matching and career development programs.


Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us at careers@pcl.com with the position and location you are interested in.

Together, we can build success and a better future. Let’s get started!


Target Start Date: 01/31/2022  

Employee Status: Regular Full-Time  

Company: PCL Construction Services, Inc. 

Primary Location: US  US : North Dakota : Grand Forks || US : Minnesota : Minneapolis 

Job: Building Systems Manager