Construction Project Manager

Employment type: Full-time
City: Vancouver
Last visit: 2014-07-30
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-07-30


About the Organization

Unison Construction Management Ltd is a one of British Columbia’s most respected and fastest growing Commercial Design and Construction Management companies. Established in 1991 and servicing the greater Vancouver area, we are a turnkey solutions provider specializing in:

Pre-Lease Assessments (Space Planning and Budgeting)

Interior Design Services

Construction Management Methodology

Sustainable Practices

Having doubled our sales in the last year, our recent growth and success is no accident. With a strong strategic vision and a team comprised of the best in the business, we are an employer of choice with a big and bright future.

For more information about us, please visit

About the Opportunity

Do you consider yourself a leader in the construction industry and would like to join a team of dedicated professionals?  We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Construction Project Manager to join our team in Vancouver, BC. 

On a daily basis, you will:

Ensure construction occurs according to schedule and within budgetary guidelines without sacrificing quality;

Perform a key role in project planning, budgeting, and identification of resources needed;

Review drawings, specifications, and engineering details prior to tender;

Supervise and coordinate each project by liaising with trades, designers, and the client in a professional manner, ensuring procedures and policies are met accordingly;

Optimize use of resources for cost efficiency;

Ensure construction and layout is followed according to the construction drawings, trades are following the building requirements of construction and safety procedures, and each contractor has enough manpower to achieve the timeline set forth;

Devise the project work plans and make revisions as and when need arises;

Hold regular status meetings with all contractors to monitor progress and discuss any concerns; and

Maintain daily reports.

To qualify for this role, you will need at least 10 years of experience in Tenant Improvement Project Management, along with experience with Timberline ERP modules. It is also a requirement that you have a PMP designation.

If you are well versed in cost, time and quality management, then we want to speak with you. In addition to having in-depth knowledge and experience in the construction industry, you will do well in the role if you are accustomed to taking the initiative in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Multi-tasking should be no problem for you, as you are an expert planner and organizer – especially while leading a team and motivating them towards reaching their full potential. You will have strong problem solving skills and a demonstrated ability to prioritize deliverables. Lastly, it is essential that you have a persistent attitude in pursuing resolutions to issues, coupled with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Although we are a corporate company, we operate as a close-knit team. As such, we are looking for a collaborative team player with exceptional interpersonal skills. You will bring honesty and integrity to the role, as well as a strong work ethic and a  professional attitude.

Is this you? then read on to see what Unison has on offer!

About the Benefits

In exchange for your hard work and dedication, you will be rewarded with a highly attractive salary, based on experience. 

Other benefits include:

Extended Medical and Dental;


3 weeks annual vacation;

Company cell phone and laptop;

$1,000 training and development fund. 

Our social company culture recognizes and rewards our employees with a comfortable, safe and modern working environment. Monthly team lunches, casual Fridays, and regular social events create a friendly and harmonious team. We understand that work/life balance is important so we offer a flexible working schedule, as well as excellent opportunities for training and professional development.   

If you are a committed and motivated individual looking for your next big challenge, look no further – Apply Now!

Please apply online at

Career Level: Management

Years of Relevant Experience: Any

Industry: Construction and Trades

Job Function: Skilled Trades and Labour