Project Manager

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Provides leadership within the safety program to maintain excellence in safety performance. 
  • Plans, develops and monitors project schedules. 
  • Participates in client meetings; reviewing project plans and commenting on the building design, scheduling, possible cost savings measures and potential construction problems. 
  • Provides support to site activities and supervisors by planning, directing, scheduling and coordinating of company resources (labour, equipment, materials, trade contractors). 
  • Manages contract administration of area contract including change order management, dispute resolution, contract review, obtaining building permits, and deficiency correction. 
  • Develops, tenders, awards and administrates subcontractor services. 
  • Review contract agreements; CCDC, supplementary conditions, Vendor contracts; 
  • Ensures that all company and subcontractor operations meet any applicable industry and regulatory standards. 
  • Coordinates projects to ensure adherence to budget and schedule while maintaining a high level of quality. 
  • Monitors and reports on contract costs. 
  • Estimating on projects, as required. 
  • Resolves issues as they arise with clients, employees and sub-trades while maintaining positive working relationships. 
  • Other such duties as required. 

 

SKILL REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Strong leadership skills and demonstrated ability to motivate and sustain change during transition 
  • Superior communication skills, including verbal, written, presentation and training 
  • Strong problem solving, multi-tasking and organizational skills 
  • Ability to work independently to gather, analyze, and organize data, define problems and requirements, and recommend solutions 
  • Ability to build and maintain productive working relationships with all stakeholders 
  • Excellent conflict resolution and negotiation skills 
  • Ability and willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities 
  • Proven ability to work effectively both independently and in a team based environment 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS 

  • Required – Minimum of 10 years of successful experience as a Project Manager specifically in commercial construction. 
  • Required – Post secondary degree in Engineering and/or Construction Management 
  • Preferred – Project Management Certification 
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of real estate property development and construction, and related business concepts, processes and practices 
  • Comprehensive knowledge of municipal planning; public consultation processes; design, development and delivery processes; project tendering and construction processes; and warranty, handover and operational processes related to real estate development and construction 
  • Demonstrated analytical and statistical knowledge using general business mathematical skills (able to prepare and understand budget reports) 
  • Comprehensive knowledge of commercial/residential construction industry and practices. 
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret technical drawings and specifications. 
  • Familiarity with current relevant technology 
  • Desire to be part of an young innovative and entrepreneurial management team 
  • Ability to see projects through full construction spectrum: From estimating, design and procurement to turning over successful projects to happy clients. 
  • Experience managing and sourcing and building relationships with sub-contractors 

 

We express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Application Questions 

You have requested that Indeed ask candidates the following questions: 

  • How many years of Commercial Project Management experience do you have? 
  • How many years of Land Developement experience do you have? 
  • What is the highest level of education you have completed? 
  • Are you in Nelson, BC? 
  • Do you have the following licence or certification: Drivers License (Class 5)? 

We express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Email resume and cover letter to hr@northmountainconstruction.ca