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Project Manager, Steel Fabrication

Full Time
60,000 to 100,000 per year
  • Manage unique projects in one of the most respected steel fabrication companies in the country
  • Receive competitive annual salary and full benefits
  • Enjoy a long term career in a tight-knit, family run operations
About Solid Rock Steel

Founded in 1969 by Benny Steunenberg, Solid Rock Steel Fabricating Co. (Solid Rock Steel) is still to this day, a family-run company built with solid foundations of quality and innovation. Benny's passion in metal fabricating trade grew from a one-man operation in the basement of his East Vancouver home, to a three-acre operations which consists of a brand new 45,000 square-foot shop/office/field complex and more than 60 dedicated, full-time employees.

As one of the most respected in steel fabricating operations in Greater Vancouver, Solid Rock Steel handles some of the most complex and unique projects specializing in steel connection design, detailing, fabrication, welding, sandblasting, painting, field installation, and more. Some of our iconic projects include Skytrain Stations (Rupert, Renfrew, Sapperton, et al), the Cliffwalk at Capilano, moving art, and unique/custom commercial, institutional, residential, and industrial structures all over the country.

For more information on our history and projects, please visit our website.

About the Opportunity

Currently, Solid Rock Steel is looking for a Project Manager to join our team on a full-time basis, overseeing local projects from our office in Surrey, BC.

As our new Project Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the successful completion of assigned contracts, working closely with your team members to ensure that all project requirements, deadlines, and schedules are on track. 

As Project Manager, your key responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing all elements of the project including but not limited to; detailing, material purchasing, fabrication, coatings, deliveries, cranes, safety, manlifts, and site installation
  • Supervising Project Change Orders: management, pricing, execution, acceptance & collection
  • Ensuring that all parties are informed of the impacts on schedule & budget
  • Coordinating with cross discipline team members to make sure that all parties are on track
  • Delegating & monitor project tasks based on colleagues’ strengths, workload, skill sets & experience levels
  • Meeting with project team members to identify and resolve issues
  • Submitting project deliverables and ensuring that they adhere to quality standards
  • Preparing status reports by gathering, analyzing and summarizing relevant information
  • Establishing effective project communication plans and ensuring their execution
  • Identifying and developing new opportunities with clients
  • Managing customer satisfaction
  • Conducting post project evaluation and identifying successful and unsuccessful project elements
  • Providing guidance, mentorship, and training to junior members of the team
About You

In order to qualify either the Project Manager role, you must have at least 3 years experience managing steel fabricating or steel construction projects, ranging from $500K to $2M contracts. 

Candidates with structural engineering background, some post-secondary, and PMP designation, will be considered an asset but not required. 

In addition, a detailing certificate or equivalent (Tekla, Advanced Steel, etc), is highly valued but not a requirement. You will spend 10% of your time doing site visits in the lower mainland, so you must have a valid driver's license to perform these duties.

As Solid Steel Rock's Project Manager, you are the lead liaison for the clients and crew and as such, must possess immaculate customer service skills to clearly draw the lines of communication. You are personable, approachable, decisive, positive, and knows how to assess and mitigate risk while managing competing deadlines.

About the Benefits

As a valued member of our team, you will be awarded a $60-100K annual salary range based on skills and experience, along with a wide host of benefits including:

  • Extended health and dental coverage
  • Generous vacation package to start (3-5 weeks)
  • RRSP matching
  • Car mileage reimbursement
  • Social events including summer BBQs, employee and family get togethers, and holiday parties
  • Possible relocation allowance for the successful candidate in and outside the province

This position provides an opportunity to take on exciting and unique projects all over the lower mainland with a supportive and tight-knit team. Don't miss out and submit your application!

Construction, Mining and Trades