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Project Manager - General Contractor - Intermediate to Senior

Reference ID: 220
Construction, Mining and Trades
Full Time
Surrey, BC     
Vancouver, BC     

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Our client, a General Contractor is looking an experienced Intermediate to Senior Project Manager to join their team.  



• Oversees total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule

• Responsible for overall project performance and reporting in areas including, but not limited to safety, cost/budget, schedule, quality and project status

• Assists the project superintendent and field workforce to establish and maintain our strong safety culture and environmental programs

• Monitors project performance, schedule, costs, equipment, manpower, materials, safety and environment, and quality control

• Interfaces with project team including the client representative, architect representative and subcontractors

• Conducts site tours, including safety inspections

• Lead by example to ensure policies, procedures and standards are adhered to

• Mentors, coaches, supervises and assesses performance of direct reports and other team members

• Actively participates in our mentoring program by acting as a mentor to junior staff

• Oversees project closeout

• Assists in securing new work by participating in estimates, including working with subcontractors and/or participating in proposals and presentations

• Leads negotiation processes with clients and subcontractors


• Post Secondary in a construction related discipline
• PMP designation strongly preferred
• 6 years progressive construction experience in positions leading up to Project Manager role
• Decision making skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Knowledge of different construction methods, sequencing, potential problems and timelines
• Familiar with project management and estimating software programs
• Knowledge of relevant construction law and building codes
• Ability to understand and employ engineering/construction plans/specifications, methods and procedures
• Ability to establish a good working relationship with many different people, including owners, other managers, designers, supervisors, and trades people
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize
• Ability to be flexible and work in a fast paced environment
• Ability to solve problems related to construction, sequencing and staffing
• Proficiency using Microsoft Office software, including MS Project, Excel, Word, Outlook and other operational systems
We thank all candidates for their application however only those short-listed will be contacted due to the high volume of applications.

Posted: September 5, 2016
Closes:November 4, 2016
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