The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for the overall construction of industrial projects assigned and provides guidance to project staff and is responsible for the smooth functioning of day-to-day operations by influencing, developing and implementing agreed-upon project plans ensuring that projects are completed on time and within budget. 
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead the planning and implementation of assigned projects
  • Responsible for the overall project performance including schedule, budget, quality and safety
  • Maintain excellent relationships with clients, consultants, subcontractors, site staff and internal project team
  • Review the project plans and specifications and comment on the building design, scheduling, possible cost savings measures and potential construction problems
  • Prepare and obtain Building Permits by coordinating drawings and information required for the application and approval process and assist in obtaining all other municipal permits
  • Prepare and issue the project tender packages, including scopes of work customized for the specific project
  • Review quotations and provide bid analysis and recommendations for approval
  • Award the subcontracts and supplier contracts and provide subcontracts and purchase orders for execution
  • Develop a schedule for project completion that effectively allocates the resources to the activities and provide updates to all stakeholders
  • Provide timely and effective project reporting including monthly project status reports, cost forecasting, cash flows, schedule updates, safety and quality updates and issues
  • Provide direction and support to project coordinators that includes mentoring, coaching, supervising and assessing performances
  • Initiate and control a request for information process for all project issues and inquiries
  • Responsible to obtain project specific insurance and to confirm the required subcontractor insurance is in place and up to date
  • Set up files to ensure that all project information is appropriately documented and secured
  • Understand and enforce contractual responsibilities, contract documents and provide dispute resolution
  • Handle all change orders including tracking, negotiating, processing and assessing cost and schedule impacts
  • Prepare/verify and monitor progress billings from subcontractors and suppliers including confirming final holdbacks
  • Monitor the progress of the project and adjust as necessary to ensure the successful completion of the project

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Post-secondary education in Construction Management or a related field, or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in the construction field, preferably on , commercial/industrial construction projects
  • Experience with large complex projects up to $40M
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively manage, timelines and budgets to ensure delivery of project objectives
  • Previous experience in developing detailed project plans using project management tools and methodologies
  • A track record of building successful teams, effectively motivating people and maintaining effective relationships with the Leadership Team, clients, & consultants
  • Strong planning and execution skills
  • Superior analytic, problem solving and judgement skills
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate ideas and actions to those at all levels of the organization
  • Experience with process redesign, process mapping and documentation
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced, challenging and constantly changing work environment
  • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook); MS Project

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