Senior Project Manager

  • Company:
    Klopp Richards
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Customer Service

Senior Project Manager
Our Calgary based client is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join their team on a permanent full time basis.
Responsibilities Include:
Leads the management process of
highly complex construction projects with minimal supervision
Able to independently take on
multiple and concurrent construction projects with limited guidance through
prioritizing project activities and exercising influence over project team
Plans and prepares a construction
project and schedule in conjunction with the Project Superintendent,
Estimating team, and project stakeholders
Takes overall responsibility and
cooperates fully with the Project Superintendent to get the project completed
on time and within approved budget
Prepares and maintains all project
management-related documents, reports and processes highly organized and
up-to-date
Processes contract drawings and
specifications and ensure that construction scope is built in accordance with
the latest set of documents
Identifies scope changes, if any,
and processes contemplated changes received from the Architect
Communicates effectively with Owners
and Architects in a professional manner to develop relationships
Prepares and submits accurate
progress billings/invoices on a timely basis and ensures it reflects all work
completed on site to date
Monitors, in conjunction with the
Project Superintendent, labour and material costs to ensure the budget is not
compromised and escalate any discrepancies
Reads, interprets, analyzes and
forecasts a project’s costs to ensure a positive cash flow
Conducts project meetings as
required and prepares Meeting Minutes for distribution to all attendees
Coordinates, manages and
communicates with all subcontractors to effectively deal with problems such as
delivery, labour, schedule and payment disputes, evaluates solutions
Maintains a good working knowledge
of trade unions, their agreements and stipulations
Ensures construction project files
and documents are prepared, shared and logged with a high level of accuracy
and on time
Identifies long lead material orders
to ensure orders are placed in a timely manner
Provides document turnover at
completion of project – project close-out documentation
Provides other duties as requested
and required
Qualifications Include:
10+ years of experience within ICI
Construction environment
PMP Designation
Valid G Driver’s license
Post-Secondary Degree in Project
Management, Construction Management, Technical or business-related curriculum
Thorough understanding of corporate
and industry practices, processes, standards
Proficient computer skills in MS
products
Effective decision-making skills
through use of sound judgement and technical knowledge
Crisis resolution and risk
management
Has a customer-service focus and
ensures that clients’ needs are met and dealt with professionally
Strong organizational skills with
proven efficiency to handle multiple projects at one time
Superior communication and
interpersonal skills and proven ability to effectively communicate with all
levels of an organization
Strong negotiation skills with
ability to influence team members, vendors, and other stakeholders
Ability to take initiative and
immediate action to get outstanding items complete
Ability to work under time
constraints and adapt to change
Strong attention to detail
Ability to work within a team
environment
Ability to apply innovative and
effective management techniques to maximize employee performance including
performance reviews and disciplinary actions
We thank you for your interest in this role however only those applicants who are legally eligible to work in Canada can be considered at this time
Klopp Richards & Associates’ mission is to be a single source staffing partner creating value for local businesses and Candidates by developing long term relationships based on open communication, integrity, and trust. We understand that searching for a new opportunity can be a full-time job. At Klopp Richards & Associates, we take a personal interest in your career goals, whether they are short-term or long-term. We value our relationship with you as strongly as with our Clients.