Jim Barry

VP, Health, Safety & Environment at PCL Construction

Jim is a safety professional with over 25 years of experience in industrial, civil, and commercial construction. As vice president, Health, Safety, and Environment, for the PCL family of companies, Jim is responsible for all aspects of the organization’s performance in this area. Throughout his 15-year career with PCL, Jim has held management positions that include regional and director roles. Prior to joining PCL, he worked in psychiatry for 10 years as a nurse at the Waterford Hospital in St. John’s, Newfoundland. Jim has a safety engineering technologist diploma and a nursing diploma and is working towards a degree in environmental sciences from the University of Alberta.



  • VP, Health, Safety & Environment

    Current role