Project Construction Manager

METTKO - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Project Manager

The Senior Project Manager reports directly to the President & CEO and will have an in-depth knowledge of commercial construction execution, project management, and client management.

As a Senior Project Manager at METTKO you will:

  • Ensure the successful completion of the project, its profitability, and for retaining the owner as a continuing client of METTKO
  • Monitor/control construction progress through administrative direction of on-site project personnel to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget
  • Manage financial aspects of contracts to protect the company’s interests and maintain good relationships with client
  • Assist with reviews and negotiate contracts; liaise with legal counsel as appropriate in conjunction with President & CEO
  • Develop, recommend and implement the project plan after the project is awarded
  • Identify required and optional changes in project scope; negotiate change orders with the client
  • Ensure that project staff understand the company’s operating policies and practices, and applies these policies appropriately
  • Hire, coach/mentor and provide direction and review the performance of personnel reporting directly to the Senior Project Manager
  • Maintain safety standards in all aspects of each project

To be successful at METTKO, you will have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Mechanical, Civil or Structural engineering degree or equivalent training and experience
  • 5 plus years’ experience in the construction industry responsible for commercial projects $1 million and upwards
  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of commercial/civil construction (technology, equipment, materials, negotiation, engineering, estimating, scheduling and safety)
  • Knowledge of and experience with a variety of project delivery methods
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills required (tact, diplomacy, influence). Must be able to apply innovative and effective management techniques to maximize employee performance
  • Public sector experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of Lean Design and Construction

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with annual bonus potential
  • Comprehensive benefits package including dental, optical and medical and company matched pension plan
  • Equity Ownership – METTKO encourages employees to apply to purchase shares in the company. After six (6) months of full time employment, you may apply to the Board of Directors for consideration of your application to purchase shares of the Company.


  • Extended health care
  • Vision care
  • Dental care
  • Company pension
  • Profit sharing/share options
  • Bonus scheme
  • Parental leave
  • Company events & social hours

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • 10: 5 years (Preferred)