General Contractor that pride themselves on building architecturally interesting projects.
Your new company
Junior Project Manager opportunity at well-known Vancouver based General Contractor. The company undertakes a large amount of repeat business and pride themselves on building architecturally interesting projects as well as long term relationships with their clients. The company has a solid reputation within the industry and strongly advocates an ‘open book’ approach to projects. Work is undertaken in various sectors including commercial, residential and institutional with projects ranging in value from $1 - $50m. The company has a very close-knit team environment with many long-term employees.
Your new role
Due to an increasing workload there is a requirement to add a Junior Project Manager to the team. You will work closely with a Senior Project Manager working on a variety of interesting projects. The company has a very good reputation with their many repeat clients as well as the local trade contractor community and thus trades are very motivated to participate in projects. Your responsibilities will vary depending on the scope and stage of each project, but could include assisting with contract administration, tendering, change order management and RFI’s. You will spend most of your time in the company head office in Vancouver with regular site visits as required.
What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for a technical school graduate (BCIT ABET graduates particularly highly regarded) at an early stage of their career. Ideally someone with 2-4 years’ relevant construction management experience. The successful candidate will be a confident communicator with strong IT skills and a good work ethic and keenness to learn.
What you'll get in return
You will gain broad industry exposure and an excellent opportunity to be mentored by a dynamic and positive industry professional. In exchange for your hard work and commitment you will receive a competitive salary and benefits scheme. Over time you will be given the opportunity to take ownership of your own smaller projects and in turn develop into a bona fide Project Manager.
What you need to do now
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Construction and Property
Attractive salary + opp for career advancement
Talk to a consultant
Talk to Russell Carnley, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Vancouver (EN)