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Construction Project Manager

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
11 days ago

General Description

The Project Manager will coordinate all aspects of construction projects as both Construction Manager and General Contractor. This position is a pre-requisite for director level positions. Training and mentoring is available for those interested in this career path.


Roles and Responsibilities

Core Competencies

• Able to provide exceptional management for projects

• Ability and skills required to lead a team effectively

• Strong communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with employees at all levels of the organization

• Ability to work in and support a strong team concept but have the ability and insight to work independently

• Be “Results oriented”

• Managing projects of varying complexity in the institutional, office/retail and/or

 • hospitality sectors

 • Knowledge and understanding of building process, costs and scheduling


Primary Functions, Responsibilities, and Duties

• Plan a construction project and prepare a construction schedule in conjunction with the Superintendent

• Process contract drawings and specifications and make sure that the building is built in accordance with these documents

• Prepare estimate documentation and execute the “bid” process with designated sub trades

• Meet with Owners, Architects and all other project consultants

• Ensure payment in full for the contract price including all accumulative changes and credits, etc

• Prepare regular, timely and accurate billings for Owners, a project’s material and labour costs and ensure accurate quality reporting is being conducted

• Have the ability to read, interpret, analyze and forecast a project’s cost reports, schedule and costing

• Conduct project meetings, pre-construction, construction site weekly site meetings and post construction meeting. Maintain and report meeting minutes and monitor individual task completion dates

• Co-ordinate, manage and communicate with all subcontractors and effectively deal with problems such as delivery, labour, schedule and payment disputes

• Manage and maintain BLT’s Corporate Health and Safety Policies on all Job sites Ensure sub trades adhere to

• the safety requirements set out by the Ministry of Labour and BLT’s policies

• Maintain a good working knowledge of trade unions, their agreements and stipulations

• Manage the financial aspects of the project as it relates to BLT billing and expenses with the internal accounting team

• On Site Management as the schedule requires to complete the project

Construction, Mining and Trades