Project Manager

Job Description

Employment :Contract
# of Openings :1
Classification :Construction Industry:Construction

Design Group Staffing is currently searching for a Project Manager to work a long-term contract position for one of our Edmonton based client.

The successful candidate will be managing multi million dollar project and provide support in making decisions on scope, estimated costs, general contractors, materials, during the construction season. Project Manager will coordinate communication, problem solve, ensure the engineering firm and general contractor are meeting their obligations, oversee work. Also, responsible for coordinating between the General Contractor, the design Engineering Company, the Property Manager, the Board and individual condo owners. This role will report directly to the Board.

Duties & responsibilities:

  • Project and construction management experience with $10 million projects
  • Detail oriented and well organized
  • Effective presentation skills
  • Experience in tender preparation, submission, and evaluation
  • Knowledge of local construction contracting, engineering, and permitting requirements
  • Experience working with design team and constructability review
  • Leadership – Excellent planning, strategic thinking, leadership and problem-solving skills in achieving goals.
  • Communication and Relationship Management

  • At least five years of $10 million+ project management experience that includes working with both design and construction teams.
  • Minimum five years of experience in commercial and housing construction.
  • Knowledge of commercial, specifically condominium, construction practices, techniques, pricing, and trends is critical. Experience with building envelope performance issues and major repairs will be a significant asset.
  • Experience in contract management, construction change order scope, construction contract scope, cost estimation, progress and administration.
  • Experience in safety management and implementation.
  • Proven track record in completing projects safely, on time and on budget.
  • Knowledge of condominium legislation, condominium bylaws and processes, municipal bylaws and permitting related to commercial renovations is considered an asset.
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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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