Project Coordinator – 18 Month Term Job at DASCH – Winnipeg, MB

About Us
DASCH is a non-profit organization established in 1974 dedicated to exploring and meeting the residential, day program, respite and foster care needs of youth and adults. We support people living in over 50 homes and 4 day programs throughout Winnipeg. People can participate in personalized social, educational, vocational and recreational services that provide learning opportunities and greater independence. DASCH is truly committed to enhancing and uplifting the lives of the people it supports through education, awareness, understanding and the highest degree of respect for all.

Position Summary
Under the direction of the Chief People Officer, within the People Resources Department, the Special Projects Coordinator is accountable for successful and timely implementation of Human Resources, Scheduling, and Organizational Growth projects that will enhance DASCH culture. The Special Projects Coordinator will work collaboratively with multiple stakeholders in the organization to coordinate, implement, and track progress of the above noted projects.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Planning and Coordinating implementation of special projects
  • Creating project calendars and communicating timelines to stakeholders
  • Tracking progress and ensuring timelines are met
  • Communication of projects updates to stakeholders
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving to meet project objectives
  • Organizing, participating and/or chairing stakeholder meetings
  • Distributing meeting minutes and ensuring follow-up of action items from stakeholder meetings
  • Acquiring materials for project implementation
  • Representing the organization while working with external vendors
  • Creating and assistance in delivering training to stakeholders before project implementation

Skills & Qualifications

  • Post-secondary education in Business Administration or Certifications in technology-related and project management disciplines.
  • Minimum of three (3) to five (5) years of work experience involving project coordination with demonstrated capacity to oversee and sustain complicated projects
  • Energetic, Resilient, and Results focused
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Proven ability to think critically and analytically to problem-solve and move projects forward
  • Proficiency in various I.T. platforms required
  • Hands-on experience with Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS) or Human Resource Management Systems (HRMS) preferred, experience with UKG an asset!
  • Ability to communicate passionately, effectively and persuasively across a diverse set of stakeholders and to facilitate effective communication both internally and externally

Wage: DASCH offers a competitive compensation and benefits package

Thank-you for your interest in DASCH; however, only successful candidates will be contacted.

Please note that employment within DASCH is contingent on the receipt of satisfactory background checks, including Criminal Record Check (CRC), Adult Abuse Registry Check (AARC) and Child Abuse Registry Check (CARC) as well as employment reference checks. As a condition of employment all employees of DASCH must provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status upon hire. DASCH will accept existing CRC, AARC and CARC if dated within 3 months of your application date. You may be required to apply for a CRC in-person if you have lived in the province of Manitoba for less than 1 year. CRC can be obtained in-person at 245 Smith Street, Winnipeg. You may also apply for a CRC online, with a valid credit card, at https://policeinformationcheck.winnipeg.ca/. Obtaining these documents is not a guarantee of employment.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $42,000.00 per year


COVID-19 considerations:
Proof of Covid-19 vaccination


  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)


  • Project management: 1 year (preferred)

About the Company

Company: DASCH –

Company Location:  Winnipeg, MB

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