Civil Project Manager

Job Description

Employment :Permanent
# of Openings :1
Classification :Leasing Industry:Property

We are working with a local merchant real estate developer to source a Civil Project Manager with an Earthworks and Utilities background. With over 30 years in the industry and business thriving, this company has built a reputation through their delivery of quality projects, whilst providing excellent customer service. As this role will be keenly focused on overseeing substantial projects, a track record of leading and executing large scale profitable projects is required.

About the Role

Working with the Chief Estimator, the Civil Project Manager is responsible for the overall forecasting, cost management, contingency planning, and securing the profitability for projects. This role works with the Estimating team, project coordinators, construction safety managers and operation managers, as the company encourages a collaborative team-based culture.

You will also be responsible for:

  • Working with the operations team from the start to closeout
  • Obtaining permits, licenses, and other project work related necessities throughout project
  • Provide direction leading up to award, including planning and estimating
  • Work with the estimating team to negotiate with vendors, suppliers and subcontractors
  • Manage the scope, schedule, budget and delivery of projects, as well as the monitoring of project performance against deadlines.

  • Relevant qualifications such as Civil Engineering or Project Management
  • 5+ years’ experience in Civil Construction, with exposure to Earthwork and Underground Utilities
  • Knowledge of software such as Timberline, Bluebeam and Agtek is an asset
  • Solid understanding of union environments
  • Demonstrated experience leading and directing projects to achieving successful completion
If you are after a challenge as well as a great team around you, this might be the job for you. If you would like to hear more, please contact Amy at [Click Here to Email Your Resume]


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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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