SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER - UNDERGROUND UTILITIES

TalentSphere Staffing Solutions

Vancouver, BC

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Vancouver, BC, CA
LOCATION
Vancouver, BC
POSTED
30+ days ago

SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER - UNDERGROUND UTILITIES
Vancouver, BC

Our reputable and award winning general contractor is offering an amazing opportunity to join their team to work on Major Projects in Vancouver

ABOUT OUR CLIENT
This is an exciting opportunity to work with a growing company with successfully completed projects throughout British Columbiaincluding highways and bridge construction; underground utilities; demolitions; marine infrastructure projects; private development; and various municipal works.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

As a Project Manager, you will take a lead role on projects, liaise directly with the client/owners and be responsible for ensuring the delivery of the project on time and in budget. To be successful in this position, you must have previous end-to-end heavy civil construction experience on large scale design-build projects and a demonstrated track record of leading and executing profitable projects while building talent capability.

  • Full project management scope from bid to close.
  • In conjunction with Superintendents, plan, schedule, prioritize and organize material deliveries, equipment, manpower and subcontractors in a manner ensuring that projects progress in an efficient and productive manner. Consider company priorities and customer expectations in all decisions.
  • Remain knowledgeable and up-to-date on customer specifications and produce quality sites, which meet or exceed customer expectations, including understanding contract documents.
  • Prepare construction submittals (i.e. Traffic plans, Environmental plans, Public mitigation, Site safety plans and Quality control plans).
  • Inspect job sites to ensure construction is performed in accordance with plans, and specifications, and that customer and company quality standards are met.
  • Immediately implement corrective action for any deficiencies identified. Maintain and enforce all company and WSBC safety practices and perform job site safety inspections. Inspect subcontractor work; ensuring it meets design criteria and quality standards.
  • Ensure that all subcontracted work progresses per schedule.
  • Immediately notify Superintendents of any schedule, quality or budget impacting issues that cannot be resolved with subcontractor.
  • Perform final inspection on completed work and have any deficiencies corrected, prior to demobilizing from site.
  • Interface with client’s representative on job site to resolve issues including change orders and schedule extension.
  • Maintain open communication with internal/external field personnel and respond, if possible, or convey their needs and concerns to appropriate office personnel.
  • Identify cost & quality efficient solutions to problems.
  • Confirm hours worked and description of work performed for employee(s) with Superintendent daily.
  • Provide manager and customer representative with status report(s) as required.
  • Perform bid walks and submit documentation to assist estimating department with current tenders.
  • Participate in pre-construction walks with client and ensure locates of underground utilities have been identified and properly marked.
  • Ensure all appropriate permits, and lease status approvals have been received prior to initiating construction.
  • Must be able to work extended hours as required to include evenings and weekends.
  • Perform other related duties as required to ensure a safe workplace, quality construction, timely and on budget completion of each project


This candidate will have the following aspects;

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited institution or equivalent training and experience is required
  • 8 years of proven Project Management and Estimating experience with a large General Contractor
  • Substantial experience on large scale heavy civil underground projects (bridges, roads, highways, rail etc) is required
  • Proven success in delivering high quality projects on time and on budget
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills and ability to represent all project matters on behalf of the Company and/or Joint Venture related to cost, schedule & contract matters with owner, partners and/or subcontractors
  • Demonstrate an overriding commitment to health, safety and environmental responsibility
  • Heavy Bid experience is required
WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU
  • Strong group of professionals with a Major Projects portfolio
  • Excellent company culture and advancement opportunity
  • Competitive compensation and benefits plan, other allowances (travel)
Please apply directly if you feel like you are the right candidate and are excited about this excellent opportunity! Please note that only those candidates selected will be contacted for an interview.

About the Company

TalentSphere Staffing Solutions