Project Manager - Construction - Ottawa

Ottawa Permanent CA$100,000 - CA$140,000 per year
  • General contractor well established in the industry for decades
  • Long term opportunity with lots of projects in the pipeline

About Our Client

Our client is a well established general contractor in Canada, specialised in new build public and private projects.

They are currently looking for an experienced Construction Project Manager to plan and supervise a wide range of construction projects from start to finish. You will organise and oversee construction procedures and ensure they are completed in a timely and efficient manner.

The goal will be to ensure all projects are delivered on time according to requirements and without exceeding budget.

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Construction Director, your job will be to :

  • Collaborate with engineers, architects etc. to determine the specifications of the project
  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements
  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities
  • Determine needed resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations
  • Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met
  • Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies
  • Hire contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities
  • Supervise the work of laborers, trades etc. and give them guidance when needed
  • Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports
  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor degree in construction or related
  • Around 5 years of experience as construction project manager
  • In-depth understanding of construction procedures and material and project management principles
  • Familiarity with quality and health and safety standards
  • Good knowledge of MS Office
  • Familiarity with construction/ project management software
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills
  • A team player with leadership abilities
  • PMP or equivalent certification will be an advantage

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus on performance
  • Benefits
  • RRSP
  • Computer and cellphone provided
Contact
Samuel Assaraf
Quote job ref
JN-022023-5936397

Job summary

Sector
Property & Construction
Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industry
Property
Location
Ottawa
Job Type:
Permanent
Consultant name
Samuel Assaraf
Job Reference
JN-022023-5936397