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Construction Project Manager - Vancouver, BC

My client, a Vancouver Construction firm operating in commercial, retail, and institutional construction is currently seeking a Project Manager for their Vancouver office. The ideal candidate would have strong expertise in the Electrical project management area as well as experience with Project Planning, Cost Management, Time Management, Quality Management, Contract Administration and Health & Safety Management. Salary is dependent upon experience. For immediate consideration please call Abby Rubin (604) 836 – 2672 and email resume to abby@abbyrubin.com

Job Duties/Role & Responsibilities

Required

The candidate will be required to carry out the following duties on a daily basis:

  • Plan, coordinate, implement, and evaluate all construction activities on projects (Institutional, Commercial, Industrial & Civil) from tender to delivery, according to schedule, specifications, budget, health & safety & client expectations.
  • Preparation and submission of construction project budgets and effectively manage budgetary responsibilities ranging from $500,000 - $4,000,000.
  • Planning, preparation and production of construction schedules and the continued monitoring of these to ensure projects are delivered successfully in a timely and effective manner.
  • Preparation of contracts and engaging in negotiations with project stakeholders in regards to revisions, changes and additions to original contractual agreements.
  • Achieve optimum utilisation of resources including procurement of labour, construction materials and equipment at cost-effective terms.
  • Demonstrate an overriding commitment to health & safety responsibility.
  • Develop, implement and evaluate health and safety programs and strategies.
  • Provide consultation and deliver training programs to employees regarding all issues pertaining to health & safety.