On behalf of our client, a multi-provincial construction general contractor, MatchBox Consulting Group is searching for an experienced construction Project Manager in Vancouver. This candidate must have commercial and institutional new build project experience.
Project Planning and Coordination:
- Develop comprehensive project plans, including scope, schedule, and budget, in collaboration with key stakeholders.
- Coordinate with architects, engineers, contractors, and subcontractors to ensure seamless project execution.
- Identify project risks and develop mitigation strategies.
- Monitor and track project progress, making adjustments as necessary to ensure adherence to project milestones.
Budgeting and Cost Management:
- Prepare accurate project cost estimates and budgets.
- Monitor project expenditures and track costs throughout the project lifecycle.
- Identify cost-saving opportunities and implement measures to minimize expenses.
- Review and approve project invoices and ensure timely payment to contractors and vendors.
Team Leadership and Collaboration:
- Lead a team of construction professionals, including contractors, subcontractors, and on-site staff.
- Assign tasks and responsibilities to team members, ensuring efficient resource allocation.
- Foster a collaborative work environment, promoting effective communication and problem-solving.
- Provide guidance and support to team members, promoting their professional growth and development.
Quality Control and Compliance:
- Implement and enforce quality control standards, ensuring compliance with applicable regulations and industry best practices.
- Conduct regular inspections to monitor construction progress and verify adherence to specifications.
- Address any issues or deviations promptly, taking corrective action to maintain quality standards.
- Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations, promoting a safe working environment.
Client Relations and Stakeholder Management:
- Act as the primary point of contact for clients, addressing their inquiries and concerns.
- Provide regular project updates to clients and stakeholders, ensuring effective communication and maintaining positive relationships.
- Manage client expectations and negotiate changes to project scope, schedule, and budget as necessary.
- Proactively identify opportunities for additional business with existing clients.
- Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or a related diploma.
- Proven 5+ years of experience as a Construction Project Manager, preferably in the commercial construction industry.
- Strong knowledge of construction methods, materials, and best practices.
- Excellent project management skills, including the ability to plan, organize, and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Proficient in project management software and tools.
- Strong leadership and team management abilities.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Detail-oriented with a focus on quality and safety.
- Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
- Valid driver's license and willingness to travel to project sites as required.
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 unrivalled expertise with our teams 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.
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.
Please note that we require all interested candidates to obtain the necessary work permits from the Government of Canada prior to submitting an application.
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