ABOUT THIS CAREER OPPORTUNITY

Black & McDonald’s team is growing! If you are committed and collaborative professional looking to contribute to a hard-working, innovative team, this opportunity is for you.

The Project Manager Lead is responsible for a team of Project managers and coordinator to ensure the planning, organizing, directing, controlling, and evaluating construction projects from start to finish according to schedule, specifications, and budget. Emphasis is placed on estimating, reporting and monitoring progress, planning and scheduling, and dealing with project change. The Project Manager typically reports directly to the Senior Project Manager. The position is located in Markham, ON.

  • Lead the development of infrastructures in PM to ensure efficient execution of projects and all documentation is generated efficiently and in accordance with the required quality standards
  • Plan to execute projects in accordance with Corporate Policy
  • Build and maintain customer and supplier/vendor relationships to enhance competitiveness in the industry and promote good customer relationships
  • Prepare and submit construction project budget estimates
  • Plan and prepare construction schedules and milestones and monitor progress against established schedules
  • Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes, and additions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers, and subcontractors
  • Develop and implement quality control programs
  • Represent company on matters such as business services and union matters
  • Prepare progress reports and issue progress schedules to clients
  • Hire and supervise the activities of subcontractors and subordinate staff
  • Perform sales calls and visits to potential and existing accounts to generate business
  • Review work/contracts/WIP for areas of risk and correct deficiencies
  • Other duties as assigned

COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS

  • Change Orientation
  • Continuous Learning
  • Customer Focus
  • Problem Solving and Innovation

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • A university degree in civil engineering, a CET, college diploma in construction technology, or related education
  • A trade licence may be an asset
  • Experience in the construction industry may substitute for post-secondary education requirements

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • 3–5 years’ experience in the construction industry; experience as a construction supervisor or field superintendent may be beneficial

SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Able to travel within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA)
  • Security clearance requirements: must be able to get reliability or secret clearance

Black & McDonald welcomes and encourages applications from persons with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process