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Project Manager - Residential Construction in Vancouver at Design Group Staffing

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Project Manager – Construction

Design Group Vancouver has partnered with a self-performing developer looking to add a Project Manager to their quickly-growing team. This role will be focused on managing the construction of multifamily wood-frame projects. Our client works diligently to create exciting, high-end products throughout Metro Vancouver and places an emphasis on urban design through a detail-focused approach. The company works to develop an engaged team, focused on providing industry-leading service and workmanship.

This opportunity is for someone interested in growing within the construction industry – someone who is passionate about their work, their team, and their project.

Your Challenge:

As the project manager, you will be responsible for developing schedules and planning construction timelines for woodframe condo projects, 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 woodframe projects with at least 5 years of demonstrated success. Communication and team-building is key for this role, and you will be able to prove your ability to analyze, problem solve, and recommend changes. 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 attract the top talent in the market. If this sounds like a position that would allow you to get ahead in your career, please send a resume to Raj Pala at

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.