Project Manager


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.



  • 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.



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.



  • 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 |

Employment Type
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Salary and benefits info not provided.
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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