Project Manager - Construction

Sphere Recruitment Solutions - Vancouver, BC, Canada

Position Summary

Sphere Recruitment Solutions is currently recruiting for a Project Manager, Construction to oversee a redevelopment residential high-rise project in lower mainland BC.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Oversee construction projects from beginning to end
  • Manage the budget and estimate costs
  • Determine the necessary equipment, materials, and manpower needed
  • Keep track of inventory
  • Ensure supplies and equipment are ordered and delivered according to schedule
  • Prepare reports regarding job status
  • Resolve any problems that may arise
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and building codes
  • Evaluate risks
  • Train and mentor construction workers
  • Collaborate with subcontractors, engineers, and architects
  • Negotiate with external vendors on contract agreements
  • Obtain the appropriate permits and licenses from authorities
  • Plan construction operations
  • Ensure all deadlines are met
  • Hire contractors and staff
  • Delegate responsibilities
  • Allocate and manage resources to ensure that they are available when they are needed throughout the construction projects
  • Keep all stakeholders aware of the progress on projects and prepare progress reports regularly
  • Handle any environmental or local community issues that may come up during a project
  • Conduct site checks to monitor progress and quality standards

What you bring:

  • A degree in Architecture, Building Science, Engineering, Construction Management, or another related field
  • PMP or an equivalent certification would be considered an asset
  • Extensive previous work experience managing budgets for construction projects
  • Excellent knowledge of construction materials and equipment
  • Highly organized
  • Previous experience in a leadership role
  • Knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Previous work experience in construction management or another similar role
  • Understanding of construction management processes
  • Able to plan ahead
  • Familiar with construction and project management software programs
  • Excellent knowledge of relevant rules and regulations as well as quality standards
  • Conflict resolution and conflict management experience
  • Excellent time management ability
  • Able to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal abilities, including negotiation skills


Posted On: Thursday, January 28, 2021

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