Project Manager

  • Location: Kelowna
  • Posting Date: October 06, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 677812
  • Consultant: Michael van Olm
  • Industry: Construction
Major Concrete Multi-Tower Project

Our client is looking to add a Project Manager to its construction team. Reporting to the Vice President of Construction, the PM will be responsible for overseeing the full cycle concrete construction on a major multi-tower project in downtown Kelowna, BC. The ideal candidate will have high-rise concrete project management experience, owners representative and architectural experience and shares our commitment to safety, quality, teamwork and customer satisfaction.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage large-scale mixed-use projects
  • Control budget, schedule, and resource allocation
  • Create and support strong team morale, professional development, and work ethic
  • Demonstrate leadership skills with ability and willingness to face challenges, direct others, and effectively address conflict
  • Act in a manner that shows support for the company, its values, and the employees while maintaining a constant focus on meeting/exceeding project expectations
  • Handle potential problems, work interferences, and schedule conflicts/setbacks
  • Exhibit commitment to quality by evaluating project-related processes and making necessary changes
  • Create lasting and effective professional relationships with contractors, consultants, and stakeholders
  • Collaborate with subcontractors, engineers, architects, and staff
  • Negotiate subcontracts and major purchases
  • Oversee quality assurance and risk management
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and building codes
  • Resolve design and construction challenges
  • Monitor and report progress to stakeholders
  • Manage any environmental or local community issues that arise during a project

What you’ll bring:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience working in high-rise construction
  • Post secondary education in construction management, engineering, architecture, or a related field
  • Experience as an owner’s representative would be considered a strong asset
  • Experience working for a developer, 3rd party, or pre-construction with a general contractor
  • Proficiency in computer skills and strong working knowledge of MS Project, Bluebeam, Procore, Timberline and other construction management software
  • Experience with BIM is considered an asset
  • Conflict resolution and conflict management experience
  • Highly organized with superb time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal abilities
  • References that support your leadership and ability to build relationships
  • Gold Seal Certification in Project Management, Estimating, etc. would be an asset

Find your new path. See where it takes you.

The company provides team members with a competitive base salary as well as variable pay, annual merit pay increases, open vacation plan, comprehensive benefit plan, a matching RRSP plan, a general education & training program, and much more. In addition, team members can enjoy paid time off each month to volunteer for causes they care about!
If this sounds like the right role for you and you are confident in your abilities, apply now! Please contact Michael Van Olm at MacDonald Search Group. 403-444-6487.