Project Manager - Construction

Ottawa (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2067432
ConstructionConstruction & Property Management
LanguageSecurity Clearance
See DescriptionNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
One to two weeksThursday, November 11, 2021
Job Description

Our client in ICI Construction is seeking a Project Manager to join their team in Ottawa! They take on projects in health care, universities, long-term care residences, hotels etc., in various stages - from new builds to fit ups.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Ensuring projects meet corporate goals and requirements for safety, quality, budget and schedule
  • Forecasting project budgets and managing subcontractor and trade costs to meet, or come in below, budgeted targets
  • Reviewing, in conjunction with the Site Superintendent, project plans and specifications and coordinating project scheduling
  • Identifying cost saving measures and potential construction issues with respect to projects;
  • Supervising the tendering of subcontractor and trade work and preparing summaries for the client regarding same (including providing recommendations)
  • Supervising change-orders, contemplated change-orders and contract integrated changes
  • Building a strong project team and providing effective direction to the Site Superintendent, Project Coordinator and trades
  • Managing all project documentation
  • Implementing risk management actions to mitigate potential Health and Safety and legal liabilities

Qualifications and Experience
  • prior relevant experience as a Project Manager
  • University Degree or College Diploma in a related discipline
Must have:

  • experience in construction throughout ICI sectors
  • working knowledge of: construction equipment and maintenance techniques; drawings / specifications; building materials; and required standards applicable to discipline; applicable laws and building codes; and ability to read and interpret engineered drawings; ability to recognize, prioritize and mitigate project risks; strong multi-tasking abilities; communication and people skills; attention to detail and paperwork organization; computer skills; and problem solving skills.
Nice to have:

  • It is considered a strong asset if you possess security clearance, including PWGSC Level II (Secret).

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: College Diploma

If this sounds like your next exciting opportunity, please reach out to Sarah at 613-696-9475 or

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2067432

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