• Location: Richmond, British Columbia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #9654
  • Salary: CA$155,000.00

MatchBox Consulting Group is seeking a Senior Project Manager for one of our clients, one of Canada’s most iconic general contractors.

As a national general contractor, our client has built in all ten provinces and three territories, with a portfolio that includes hospitals, community centres, schools, university buildings, police stations, casinos,  and high-rise commercial and residential mixed-use, as well design/build and P3 projects.

Our client has an employee centered culture and the team in Vancouver office is very experienced.

This role has extensive career growth opportunities.

If you’re looking to build projects that you can look back on in twenty years with pride and satisfaction, projects that push the boundaries in terms of design, materials, and sustainability, this is the opportunity for you.


  • Manage the project subcontract department overseeing the execution of field subcontracts to ensure the work is within the scope and commercial requirements including the safe execution of work, ensuring quality goals are met while completing the work in a timely manner
  • Manage the project subcontract department personnel with supervision, instruction / training, work product auditing, and problem resolution
  • Direct the sourcing efforts, working with the sourcing team, and make recommendations for award of the project subcontracts to the project leadership along with the recommended support for the subcontract execution
  • Ensure proper reporting, documentation and related files are timely and correct
  • Negotiate change orders for alignment with the commercial terms of the subcontract agreements.
  • Coordinate the subcontractors’ work with the direct labor construction team to achieve the best results for the project
  • Establish and define the project’s subcontract organization, the project staffing requirements, and coordinate staffing with the project management team
  • Conduct regular project inspections and advise project supervision of work progress, quality of work and safety conditions requiring attention
  • Establish and maintain effective client relations to achieve active cooperation, team alignment, and stimulate the desire to award follow-on work
  • Coordinate with engineers, inspectors and client/owner representatives to isolate project problems and assist in developing solutions
  • Regularly conduct safety meetings and provide assistance to supervision in addressing areas and conditions requiring attention


  • 10+ years of progressive construction management experience, preferably in institutional/commercial buildings.
  • Experience in a general contracting environment is highly desired.
  • Post-secondary education in construction/engineering/architecture
  • Leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong project management skills developed in a construction environment
  • Experience as a project manager on institutional and commercial projects, preferably in Canada.
  • Strong software skills, including MS Project



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 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.

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.

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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