Project Manager
PCL Constructors Inc
Halifax, Nova Scotia,Canada
6d ago

At PCL, you are more than just an employee. You could be part of a team that works hard, plays hard, and makes a difference in your community.

PCL offers competitive compensation packages, and a chance to be an owner in our 100-percent employee-owned company. We not only reward you financially, but give you challenging assignments and a supportive work environment which promotes personal and professional growth.

Whether you are looking for a corporate or construction career, exciting opportunities are waiting for you. Our people have helped us stand out as a leading general contracting organization, which is why we are always looking for new talent-

individuals who can bring innovative solutions and thinking to every project.

We are seeking an experienced Project Manager for our Atlantic Canada district office located in Dartmouth, NS .

Responsibilities :

  • Develops and implements the project safety plan, leading by example for health and safety practices and procedures.
  • Chairs HSE meetings and manages team safety inspections to ensure that policies, procedures, and standards are followed.
  • Chairs project meetings and ensures minutes are properly prepared / reviewed and promptly issued.
  • Participates in estimates and works with subcontractors to secure new work.
  • Develops and implements quality management plan.
  • Ensures the project is constructed as per design, budget, quality, and schedule.
  • Develops the Project Execution Plan with the superintendent.
  • Manages project performance, schedule, and resources.
  • Provides performance status reports for safety, cost forecast, and schedule.
  • Performs detailed project cost review.
  • Performs risk, opportunity management, and forecasting.
  • Prepares and / or verifies progress payments to clients and subcontractors, and monitors progress.
  • Understands client expectations and contract.
  • Interfaces with the project team, client representative, consultants, and trade contractors.
  • Sets up project reporting procedures.
  • Negotiates and issues subcontracts, revisions, and major purchase orders, and monitors their progress and schedule.
  • Understands and enforces the contract / contract documents and resolves disputes.
  • Participates or leads claims / dispute negotiations with owner and trade contractors.
  • Manages all change orders, including negotiating, processing, and assessing cost and schedule impact.
  • Participates in overall project closeout, including document archival, maintenance and warranty manuals, deficiencies, and warranty work.
  • Other duties as required.
  • Qualifications :

  • Postsecondary education or training in engineering, construction management, or a related discipline.
  • 5+ years of progressive construction experience with leadership and mentoring preferred.
  • Knowledge and application of safety and environment principles / procedures / legislation.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing a strong safety culture.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction industry, including building materials, construction specifications, methods and procedures, safety, and quality management practices.
  • Ability to identify and manage risk and opportunities on construction projects.
  • Ability to manage project budgets and create and schedule a project.
  • Knowledge of and experience with accounting principles and processes.
  • Knowledge of cost and change management.
  • Knowledge of construction law and building codes.
  • Ability to create and manage the document control process for a project.
  • Understanding of insurance, bonding, and legal requirements.
  • Ability to write and administer simple subcontracts and purchase orders.
  • Strong planning, organizational, and time management skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders and decision makers.
  • Ability to collaborate with and influence designers and engineers on projects.
  • Effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrates strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrated flexibility and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • The PCL family of companies are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.

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