Senior Project Manager

SSA is working on behalf of one of the top ten general contractors in Canada and part of the largest construction organization in North America, they have build many complex, iconic projects throughout the country and have a well-respected brand.

The business is currently in the process of opening up their 5th office in Canada and are looking for experienced Senior Project Managers in the Vancouver market to start building their local team. The position will be involved in commercial/mix-use/institutional/Industrial build projects throughout the city; they need someone who’s got a background completing projects to a high-standard, and has a strong network in the lower mainland.

Reporting overall to the Vice President, Operations; on a day-to-day the Senior Project Manager will be reporting and taking direction from his/her Project Executive in all aspects of the construction process on the project that they are assigned.


Senior Project Manager Duties/Responsibilities May Include:

Project Start Up:

  • Utilities and site services applications.
  • Permit applications.
  • Quantity take-offs for various scopes of the project.
  • Finalize Prime Contractor.
  • Client Risk assessment.
  • Assist in estimating tender closeout and buy outs.
  • Setup project addition form, financials and billing schedule.
  • Prepare logistics planning.
  • Procurement management, project buyout and award.
  • Prepare and issue letter of intents (LOI) and subcontracts.
  • Put in place bonding and insurance.
  • Finalize project estimates.
  • Quality control planning.
  • Establish and manage client and corporate objective.

Project Execution and Document Control:

  • Track productivity and performance of the project.
  • Project accounting.
  • Manage stakeholder expectations.
  • Manage document control process.
  • Manager quality control plan.
  • Manager schedule.
  • Project accounting and cost control.
  • Monthly financial reports and CMS.
  • PO and subcontract claims.
  • Client billings.
  • Dispute and claim management.
  • Resolve trade and performance issues.
  • Provide regular management of Key Project Indicators (KPI’s).

Project Close Out:

  • Administrative project closure.
  • Prime contractor.
  • Sub Contracts.
  • City inspections.
  • Final consultant and schedule C’s.
  • Substantial completion certificate.
  • Support and grow ongoing sub-trade and client relationships.
  • Participate in project interviews.
  • Manage financial collection and closeout.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • A Post-Secondary Certificate/Degree in Engineering or the equivalent of a designated Professional Engineer or a Technical School graduate in a Construction related discipline.
  • Minimum years’ experience project management experience, managing construction of Commercial, Industrial or Institutional buildings.
  • Can lead, mentor and motivate medium to large project teams.
  • Must be able to competently manage the construction process from project start-up to project closeout for all sizes and levels of complexity projects.

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