Construction Project Manager

What We Are Looking For: 

Construction project manager supervises the construction projects from beginning to end, ensuring that projects are completed within time and budgetary constraints, while maintaining integrity of design, and feasibility and costing of projects. The Individual will be responsible for all aspects of construction project management, including start-ups, obtaining building permits, preparing tenders, working with contractors, engineers, architects and vendors, maintaining budgets, estimates and construction schedules. The individual will also ensure that quality standards and procedures are met and aligned with all legislations.

Job Duties: 

  • Manage project start-ups, building permits, Construction Management process
  • Prepare Tender Process, Budgets, Estimates, Construction Schedules, progress and monthly reports
  • Review and comment on blueprints, schematics, field drawings and plans
  • Manage trade contractor site meetings, invoices and control document process
  • Develop scope and schedule for projects
  • Identify and address areas of concern regarding potential risk surrounding project, project logistical issues, budget and scope
  • Proactively manage project related issues on accounts or assignments
  • Manage completion requests and Project close out
  • Ensure all contractual issues are resolved and dealt with in a timely manner
  • Conduct and document all weekly project meetings
  • Coordinate and track all Vendor RFP’s, track all project costs to ensure completion within budget;
  • Coordinate the activities of sub-contractors and the relocation of technical functions
  • Interact and negotiate with contractors and subcontractors
  • Prepare, update project status reports, process invoices, tracking reports as well as maintaining files for due diligence and financials
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures
  • Perform additional assignments per supervisor's direction.

Job Requirements: 

  • Bachelor's degree in a construction-related field, (building science, construction management or civil engineering)
  • Technical Diploma, Professional Engineer, C. E. T. , Gold Seal Constructor or PMP
  • 5+ years of Commercial construction experience
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics, field drawings and plans
  • Knowledge of local, provincial and federal workplace compliance regulations, ordinances and legislation
  • Knowledge of OH&S regulations and related building codes
  • A solid understanding of all construction trades and construction techniques
  • Effectiveness in the areas of construction safety and productivity
  • Ability to work safely in a construction environment
  • Results-oriented individual with the ability to interpret and effectively manage multiple and competing priorities and time lines
  • Understanding fundamentals of contracts and experience in managing contractors under the terms of a contract
  • Demonstrated success in project delivery and execution of project management methods.
  • Highly effective negotiation, diplomatic, and conflict resolutions skills.
  • Strong management, delegation, planning and leadership skills
  • Excellent time management and project management skills and sense of urgency
  • High level of sound and independent judgment and reasoning
  • Strong communication, leadership, integration, problem-solving and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise necessary cost control measures
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Able to effectively communicate in English both verbally and in writing.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft computer software (e.g. Excel, Word, etc.) and email
  • First Aid skills and/or certificates are considered assets
  • Flexibility to adjust to shifting priorities and deadlines.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Construction Project Management: 5 years
  • Required licenses or certifications:
  • C.E.T
  • Project Management Professional
  • Technical Diploma
  • Bachelor's degree in a construction-related

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