Project Manager

Fraser River Pile & Dredge - New Westminster, BC (24 days ago)

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Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Inc. (FRPD) is Canada's largest Marine & Infrastructure, Land Foundations and Dredging contractor. The company is privately owned with operations mainly in Western Canada and the Northwest Territories.

FRPD is a growing, award winning company with opportunities for advancement. We focus on the development of talented professionals looking to take advantage of the diverse scope of our many exciting projects and offer a top-level compensation package including an industry leading comprehensive benefits package and a company paid pension plan.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Project Manager to work within the Construction team. This position will report to the Construction Division Manager. The ideal candidate will enjoy a fast-paced, high-energy, challenging environment, working for an industry leader. This job is based out of New Westminster, BC.

Key Responsibilities

Directly accountable for all aspects of project performance
Communicate and provide direction and support to the field crew
Develop strong working relationships with unionized labour force, Divisional Managers, and Superintendents
Preparing a safe work plan and hazard assessment of the site and trades/work that will be undertaken
Oversee and ensure all Health, Safety & Environmental requirements/inspections are met on site
Ensure that required material suppliers and/or sub-contractors are provided with ample time and knowledge of the work that is to be completed
Submit requests and ensure all permits and all permissions are in place prior to the work commencing
Approve all material and manpower requirements via invoices and/or time sheets for the projects being managed
Prepare project related client invoices and provide supporting documentation where required
Extensive travel is expected and is a requirement of the role

Required Skills & Qualifications

7+ years related construction experience with at least 5 working directly in a Project Management or similar role
Diploma in Civil Technology or Degree in Civil Engineering
Direct knowledge and experience in marine construction, drilling, pile driving or clamshell operations
Eligible for AScT or P.Eng registration in the province of B.C.
Ability to read and interpret design drawings and specifications
Knowledge and ability to plan and supervise site survey work
Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, Adobe, AutoCAD)
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong work ethic, multi-tasking and interpersonal skills
Strong attention to detail and the ability to recognize discrepancies
Ability to travel as required (within Western Canada)
Creative, highly motivated with superior organizational skills, results orientated and committed to team success

We offer a top-level compensation package including an industry leading comprehensive benefits package and a company paid pension plan. Come join our growing, award winning company!

This position is challenging, interesting and will be well suited to an individual looking to further expand their existing skill set and build an exciting career within a strong and healthy work environment.

We thank all candidates for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.