Project Manager

JOB OBJECTIVE:

To be responsible for the overall management and financial control of all projects under his/her purview, ensuring adherence to project management policies and procedures and ensures that projects meet all time and budget specifications.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Implement management structure on new projects.
  • Perform a comprehensive review of all designs and specifications to ensure Client needs are met.
  • Develop and review project budgets, and schedules for new construction projects enabling projects to be on-time and on-budget.
  • Ensure that contract conditions and specifications are maintained in order to achieve high standards of workmanship on all projects.
  • Develop and negotiate competitive pricing and solicit bids for projects.
  • Review and coordinate the architectural plan approvals and permitting process.
  • Direct the activities of General Contractors to perform on budget and on time.
  • Approve expenditure of sums identified in the bill of quantities and approving variations
  • Chair all Site meetings.
  • Travel to sites to review construction progress, identify BOQ list items, communicate progress and issue timely feedback with management guidelines.
  • Provide project specific variations to relevant manager.
  • Effectively communicate construction schedule changes to the head office, outside vendors, and field associates to establish an accurate construction schedule and reporting.
  • Update Project Schedule and provide weekly status.
  • Maintain all construction related job files and job book for all construction projects
  • Travel to project sites to perform site visits.
  • Manage and review close out packages and related information sent from outside contractors and consultants.
  • Provide technical assistance to other departments.
  • Implement and maintain computer-based systems, relevant to civil engineering works and project management.
  • Source new projects.
  • Manage day-to-day functioning of Site Control Officers.
  • Coordinate the work of consultants.
  • Determine the scope of consultancy contracts and financial arrangements pertinent to the commissioning of consultants.
  • Perform any other related duties.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering, Architecture or Quantity Surveying or any other related field with post graduate qualification in either project or construction management.
  • Project Management Professional Certification.
  • A minimum of five (5) years experience in project planning and implementation in the building and construction industry.
  • Any equivalent combination of qualifications and experience.

 

Special Skills and Knowledge:

  • Proven leadership experience.
  • Routinely demonstrate and create a helpful and positive work culture.
  • Encourage and build positive relationships and communicates effectively with all co-workers and Service personnel.
  • Ability to provide and support a vision and direction.
  • Quick thinking and easily adaptable to changing needs of the project.
  • Ability to liaise with multi-disciplinary teams with understanding and guidance
  • Supervise and communicate with people at various training levels.
  • Ability to evaluate, allocate and motivate people.
  • An unblemished record of ethical behaviour and integrity.
  • Exceptional communications skills.

 

PERFORMANCE STANDARDS:

  • Standards set in relation to the Department’s business plan, strategic objectives and budgets.
  • NIPDEC’s policies and procedures.
  • Established professional standards, industry best practice and statutory
  • requirements.

 

Date posted: January 8, 2021  | Application Deadline: not provided | Unposting: January 29, 2021 |

Reference
VAC-4772
Employer
NIPDEC
Hours
Employment Type
Salary and benefits
Salary and benefits info not provided.
Salary
Salary negotiable
Your Career Level
Early Career
Years Experience
Minimum of Five (5) years'
Your Education Level
Bachelor's Degree|in Civil Engineering
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