Senior Project Manager-Bridges

Our client has an immediate full-time permanent opportunity available for a Senior Project Manager-Bridges in Nisku, AB (only half an hour from Edmonton)


The Senior Project Manager will act as a mentor for our Project Team, and is responsible for preparing detailed estimates/tenders, cost analysis, project management, and scheduling.


Responsibilities:

  • Review contracts concerning insurance and bonding, order bonding

  • Understands and administers the contractual agreement and ensure that the company conforms to the contract document

  • Plan, organize and direct the preconstruction activities including the development of cost plans and the preliminary project schedule and budget

  • Understands all aspects of a project budget and deals with the owner/consultant on all cost issues

  • Develops project schedules and oversees the maintenance, progress, and issuance of schedule

  • Addresses all relevant issues with the appropriate correspondence in a professional manner

  • Oversees the tendering and awarding of sub-trade contracts

  • Prepares and manages project budgets

  • Work with superintendents to manage projects including planning and organizing the crews and equipment, overseeing the work, and managing the client relationships

  • Ensure project health, safety and environmental standards meet legislated requirements and company policy

  • Prepare progress reports and invoices for work completed

  • Project administration including pricing change orders, tracking requests for information and review drawings

  • Work with management to develop annual target business strategies

  • Review projects, analyzing and documenting estimated vs. actual costs, and the whole job – what was done, when, how, why.  Use this data for estimating work/projects

  • Identify and implement efficiencies, process improvements and ways to reduce costs

  • Develop a client base by prospecting for new clients, and/or building relationships with present clients, promoting the company and its services, negotiating and entering into construction project contracts

  • Assess and provide accurate cost estimates and required documentation to obtain profitable construction/maintenance contracts, responding to business leads, or responding to requests for tender;


Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of bridge construction experience.

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience as a Project Manager.

  • CET or Diploma or degree in Civil Engineering or other relevant training.

  • P.Eng would be considered an asset.

  • Working knowledge of Alberta Transportation Bridge Specifications.

  • Excellent computer skills; working knowledge of Bid-2-Win system would be an asset.

  • Minimum Class 5 Drivers licence.


What we offer:

  • Competitive compensation package

  • Dental care

  • Extended health care

  • Healthcare Spending Account

  • Matching RRSP 

  • Profit Sharing

  • Company stock purchase plan

  • Employee assistance program

  • Free On-site parking

Please email your resume recruit@lakesearchgroup.com