As Construction Manager you will report directly to the Regional Manager. You must have in-depth knowledge of commercial construction execution, project management, and client management.
As a manager in the building division, you will provide insightful and innovative solutions to ensure the successful execution of various commercial projects.
Examples of projects you will be managing may include education facilities; hospitals and healthcare centres; office buildings;
retail outlets and complexes; hotels; recreational facilities and mixed-use facilities. You will also be required to use your managerial skills to operate under various delivery methods including Bid-Build, Design-Build, P3, Construction Management and IPD.
Responsibilities and Duties
As a Construction Manager, you will :
Ensure the successful completion of the project and its profitability; retaining the owner as a continuing client of the company
Establish project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within the boundaries of corporate policy
Monitor / control construction progress through administrative direction of on-site project personnel to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget
Manage financial aspects of contracts to protect the company's interests and maintains good relationships with client
Assist with reviews and negotiates contracts; liaising with legal counsel as appropriate in conjunction with the Department Manager
Develop, recommend and implement the project plan after the project is awarded
Select subcontractors for projects
Monitor and control progress, costs and budgets throughout the project
Advise on project status and results in a timely fashion
Resolve disputes between the company and owner, or company and subcontractors when possible
Identify required and optional changes in project scope; negotiate change orders
Ensure project staff understands the company's operating policies and practices, and apply these policies appropriately
Hire, coach / mentor and provide direction and review the performance of personnel reporting directly to the Senior Project Manager
Maintain safety standards in all aspects of each project
Desired Skills and Experience
10+ years’ experience in the construction industry, responsible for commercial projects of $25 million and upwards
Thorough knowledge of all aspects of commercial / civil construction (technology, equipment, materials, negotiation, engineering, estimating, scheduling and safety)
Knowledge of and experience with a variety of project delivery methods, including design build
Superior communication and interpersonal skills
Qualifications / Educational Requirements
A professional construction qualification is desireable
Employing Company Overview and Profile
A top ten Canadian building and civil engineering contractor. Full details will be provided to shortlisted candidates.
Additional Benefits Package and Incentives
Competitive salary and annual bonus potential
Comprehensive benefits package