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Project Manager - High Rise, Concrete in Vancouver at Design Group Staffing

Date Posted: 8/23/2018

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Job Description

Project Manager – High-Rise Construction

Design Group Vancouver has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to lead the construction of high-rise projects in the Vancouver area. Working with a developer with over 50 years of experience in creating world-class homes throughout Western Canada, this organization is in rapid-growth stage with the ability to offer their employees opportunities for development through their long-term projects.

Your Challenge:

As the project manager, you will be responsible for developing schedules and planning construction timelines for high-rise towers, including pre-construction planning and design, budgeting, and facilitating related permits. You have an ability to manage at all stages and levels of the project, including initial bid scopes, managing subcontractors and their contracts, maintaining project schedules, leading meetings and forecasting budgets. The Project Manager will also need to enforce high construction standards and QC, while controlling labor, material, equipment, and site expenses.

As an expert communicator, you are a professional in building and maintaining relationships with clients and vendors, and work effectively with all levels of your project team including other PMs, superintendents, assistants, and site staff.

Your Background:

The successful Project Manager will come from a background constructing multifamily concrete highrise projects with at least 5 years of demonstrated success. Communication and team-building is key for this role, and you will need to prove your ability to analyze, problem solve, and recommend changes as needed. You are tech-savvy and are accustomed to using different software and project management tools. PMP designation and education in project management is an asset.

Next Step:

Challenges like this demand the top talent in the market. If you’re looking for a challenging and rewarding career leading the construction of high-rise projects in Vancouver, get in touch with Manpreet Bains by sending your resume to

About Us:

Design Group is the largest Canadian owned recruitment firm. Established in 1976, we have 25 offices across the country, have held Platinum Membership status as one of the 50 Best Managed Companies in Canada for the last 9 years, are ISO 9001 certified and a member of the ACSESS community. We assisted over 10,000 industry professionals in their search for contract and permanent opportunities in the last year alone.