Project Manager

Mechanical · Vancouver, British Columbia
Department Mechanical
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Modern Niagara helps build and maintain the spaces where Canadians live, learn, work, and heal by meeting the mechanical, electrical, and building controls and services needs of Canada’s infrastructure. We value passion, initiative, determination, professionalism, and teamwork and we are committed to ensuring that our teams have everything they need to succeed. Health and safety are embedded in everything we do and, as a result, our award-winning safety culture has a record that’s well above industry standards.

 

At Modern Niagara, you will work alongside values-driven, safety-conscious, and high impact teams in a fast-paced, innovative, and collaborative environment. Here, your knowledge, skills, and excellent service will help ensure that the buildings that make up Canada’s infrastructure fulfill the needs they were set out to meet.

 

Modern Niagara is one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies and is a recipient of SMACNA‘s Safety Excellence Award Program (SSEAP) – Canada and the Canadian Occupational Safety (COS) Magazine’s Canada’s Best Health + Safety Culture Award and Canada’s Safest Employers Award in the Building and Construction category.

 

We are seeking a highly organized and detail-oriented Project Manager to join our Special Projects team in Vancouver, BC. 


The Project Manager role encompasses a wide range of duties, some of which include managing labour, purchasing, administration, cost control, supplier and subcontractor coordination, communication, scheduling, pricing of change orders, financial ownership of your projects, establishing and managing client relationships. 


 Overview of Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate and contribute in estimating turnover, and pre-construction meetings
  • Support the project Foreman by developing a strong working relationship and provide project execution guidance
  • Effectively manage the labour work force on your respective project
  • Complete detailed and accurate monthly financial forecasting reports and participate in our project status review (PSR) meetings
  • Build and strengthen subcontractor and supplier relationships; review contracts for scope, maintain productivity, quality, and costs and ensure the projects are completed in a manner that supports the overall strategic and operational objectives of the company
  • Willing to advance both professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and seminars, review professional publications, establish a personal network of industry peers, and be highly motivated to benchmark state-of-the-art practices 
  • Participate in client and construction meetings as required and to disseminate the information to our work force and subcontractors
  • Estimating and assisting in estimating if required
  • Other duties as requested    


 Education and Experience:

  • 5+ years experience working as a Mechanical Project Manager, within construction
  • Post-Secondary education in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience is an asset 
  • Ability to interpret site and building plans and specifications
  • Can successfully prioritize tasks based on demand and deadlines
  • Results and solutions oriented individual
  • Experienced with, and a willingness to train and mentor team members
  • A track record that clearly demonstrates effective leadership when interacting with multiple external clients
  • Working knowledge of contract terms and conditions
  • Fundamental understanding of project financial controls 
  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively
  • Ability to work autonomously with frequent travel to site locations
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • General understanding of QA / QC as well as Health and Safety practices / requirements
  • Design/build experience is an asset
  • Committed team player with excellent interpersonal skills

 

 

Live the Modern Niagara Core Values - Teamwork, Initiative, Dedication, Professionalism, Passion.

 

Please submit your resume today! 

 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

At Modern Niagara, we value the diversity of the people we hire and serve. Modern Niagara is an equal opportunity employer.  If you require accommodation during the recruitment process, please advise us so that suitable accommodations can be made. 

 

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  • Location
    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Department
    Mechanical
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level