Senior Project Manager

Edmonton, Alberta


Senior Project Manager

  • posted on: 04/07/2014


reference #274782
position type:Permanent

"Must have" skills

(These are skills that are absolutely required by the employer.)

Construction Estimation -(3-5Y)
Construction Management -(>5Y)
Estimating -(2-3Y)
Project Management -(>5Y)

"Nice to have" skills

(These are skills the employer would like to have, but would be willing to go without.)


Our client is a market leader and one of the largest General Contractors within Canada. They have offices in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and State side. They have been in operation for over 80 years and pride themselves on their reputation coupled with excellent staff retention and people development. If you are looking for an organization that is employee-owned and offers opportunities for career progression than this is the role for you.

We are looking for Senior PM's within the civil sector. On the civil side they offer two avenues: One is the traditional civil projects such as roads, highways, bridges, waste water treatment plants and the other avenue is heavy civil within the industrial section for oil and gas projects such as earthworks, road works, concrete foundations, sub stations, utilities, roads, concrete pipelines, etc.

As a Senior PM you will be responsible for budgeting, strategic planning, and pre-construction input to tenders on design-build schemes. You will also be responsible for cost forecasting and cost analysis along with supervision of direct employees such as superintendents and project coordinators for your division along with negotiating with sub-contractors and owners.

You will have a proven background in Heavy civil projects of up to $50 million. You will have worked on projects on a lump sum; fixed price and ideally design- build contracts. Those in the industry who have worked for general contractors on construction projects. You will have a minimum of 7-8 years of "hands-on" experience in the capacity of Project manager supplemented by other aspects of construction management including cost estimating.

My client offers:
-A Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
-A Grounded and family-oriented workplace in a progressive environment that is at the forefront of a fast evolving business sector
-A Commitment to the training and wealth of opportunities for career development across job categories, project types and locations around North America

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