Project Manager
Urban One Management Inc.
Vancouver, BC
The drive to deliver a new standard in construction led to the creation of Urban One Builders in 2011. Our company quickly established itself as a leader in the large-scale, mixed-use construction industry in Western Canada. We are the proud recipients of the VRCA Innovation Award for 2018. Our success is founded on our team of exceptional people and the principles of innovation and collaboration. We strive to create an organization that is inclusive and transparent to our people. Urban One Builders is a full-service construction company focused on the building of multi-family residential, mixed use, commercial and institutional projects.

As the Project Manager you will be responsible for leading projects from inception to completion working collaboratively with Estimating, Project Coordination, Site Supervision, Clients and Trade partners; responsible for ensuring quality work and client satisfaction. In addition, as the Project Manager you will be responsible for overall project planning and scheduling, resource allocation, project accounting, and control, while providing technical direction and ensuring compliance with Urban One’s Quality Management Program.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Demonstrated leadership in health, safety and environmental protection. Comply with and effectively implement Urban One’s Safety Program to ensure safety and environmental standards are met or exceeded
Develop and monitor the project budget as well as review trade billing and cost allocations
Develops and maintains construction schedule in conjunction with project team to meet milestones and completion dates
Ensures that projects are built according to approved plans, specifications, shop drawings and applicable building codes and that quality standards are maintained
Maintains, tracks and reports all financial aspects of project including cost projections and billings
Tendering, negotiating and preparation of trade contracts and purchase agreements and correct linkage to project budget/estimate
Manage, monitor and correct project construction to ensure compliance with the construction schedule, budget and contract. Identify, log, and prepare formal notice of construction cost and delay claims, ensuring compliance with contract documents
Ensure timely project closeout and occupancy of the project
Provides strong leadership to construction team members, capitalizing on individual and group strengths to ensure successful outcomes
Developing and maintaining strong relationships with owners, architects, consultants, trade partners, public and government officials

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Post-Secondary Degree or Diploma in Engineering, Architecture, Building Technology, or Construction Management
5 to 10 years related work experience or a combination of relevant education and experience
3 + years of experience as a Project Manager or a similar role
PMP designation, LEED AP or Gold Seal accreditation an asset