• Location: Victoria, British Columbia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #11693
  • Salary: CA$120,000 Per Hour

Matchbox is seeking an experienced Project Manager specializing in residential construction to oversee a diverse portfolio of projects, including custom homes, renovations, and multi-family developments. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in construction management, a keen eye for detail, and the ability to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Project Oversight: Manage all aspects of residential construction projects from initiation to completion, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and quality standards.

  2. Team Coordination: Collaborate with architects, engineers, subcontractors, and other stakeholders to coordinate project activities, resolve issues, and ensure smooth workflow.

  3. Contract Management: Review and interpret contract drawings, specifications, and documents to ensure compliance and minimize risks.

  4. Budget and Schedule Management: Develop and maintain project budgets and schedules, monitor expenses, and implement cost-saving measures without compromising quality.

  5. Quality Assurance: Implement and enforce quality control processes to ensure workmanship meets or exceeds industry standards and client expectations.

  6. Safety Compliance: Ensure all worksites comply with safety regulations and standards, conduct regular safety inspections, and address any concerns promptly.

  7. Client Communication: Serve as the primary point of contact for clients, providing regular updates on project progress, addressing inquiries, and resolving any issues or concerns in a timely manner.

  8. Documentation and Reporting: Maintain accurate project documentation, including contracts, change orders, progress reports, and financial records. Prepare and present regular project status reports to stakeholders.

  9. Resource Management: Manage resources effectively, including labor, materials, and equipment, to optimize productivity and minimize waste.

  10. Problem Solving: Identify potential risks and challenges proactively, develop mitigation strategies, and resolve issues promptly to keep projects on track.


  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or related field (preferred).
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Project Manager in residential construction, with a proven track record of successfully managing custom homes, renovations, and multi-family projects.
  • Strong knowledge of construction techniques, building codes, and regulations.
  • Ability to read and interpret contract drawings, specifications, and documents.
  • Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in project management software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Gold Seal or Red Seal Carpenter (journeyman) accreditation (nice to have).
  • Trade background with progressive experience in general contracting (nice to have).
  • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Commitment to safety, quality, and client satisfaction.

Additional Information: This position offers the opportunity to join a dynamic team and play a key role in the successful delivery of residential construction projects. The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and opportunities for professional development and growth. If you are a motivated and experienced Project Manager looking for a new challenge, we encourage you to apply.

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About MatchBox

Headquartered in downtown Vancouver and serving clients nationally, MatchBox is one of the leading recruitment and solutions firms that specializes in the fields of IT & Technology, Engineering & Technical, Real Estate & Construction, and Accounting & Finance. We offer unrivaled expertise with our team's extensive experience in the recruitment and professional services industry. We are dedicated to building great connections and creating strong opportunities within the workforce and the labor market.


Equal Opportunities

MatchBox is committed to providing equal opportunities for all applicants. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including members of minority groups such as racialized individuals, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and Indigenous peoples. It is a priority for us that all candidates are treated fairly and without discrimination. Our recruitment teams receive ongoing training on using objective criteria for evaluating candidates and other related topics to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.


Work Permits

Please note that we require all interested candidates to obtain the necessary work permits from the Government of Canada prior to submitting an application. This position is open exclusively to individuals residing in Canada and legally authorized to work in Canada. Applications not meeting these criteria will not be considered.


Further Consideration

We receive a high volume of applications and are only able to contact candidates who are selected for further consideration.


Find out more at www.matchboxhr.com

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