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Smart Living Properties Inc: Construction Project Manager

Smart Living Properties Inc

This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted February 14, 2021.

About Us:Founded in 2005 and based in Ottawa, Smart Living Properties is a single-source provider of construction, development, and real-estate services.

Our company caters to the residential market in Ottawa.

Recognized for our quality workmanship, innovative technology, open collaboration, and exceptional standards, we offer a one-stop approach to the planning, development, construction, and management of remarkable buildings.

About the Job:Reporting to the Director of Construction, the Construction Project Manager will take on a full range of project management responsibilities, including planning, budgeting, reporting, and stakeholder communication.

As an ideal candidate for this role, you are well-versed in construction methodologies and procedures, and ensure that projects are delivered on-time and within budget.

You can maintain construction scheduling and deliver results.

You are an excellent communicator and can maintain positive relationships with co-workers, consultants, suppliers, and subcontractors.

In addition, you are dynamic, hard-working, and keen to collaborate with colleagues in a fluid, fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities: Plan and manage multi-unit build/renovation construction projects.Create, review, and maintain project schedule regularly.Establish project budgets including tenders and changes and review budgetary goals regularly.Review and approve all claims, project records, invoices, and documentation.Communicate project details regularly through reports to all stakeholders.Negotiating contracts with external vendors and subcontractors.Obtain permits and licenses as needed.

Qualifications:5+ years’ experience managing construction projects; experience with multi-unit builds and renovations is highly desirable.Post-secondary education in project management, construction management or a related field is a plus.In-depth understanding of construction procedures, materials, and project management principles.The ability to interact successfully and manage relationships with multiple external clients and stakeholders.Demonstrated success in prioritizing tasks and effectively work on multiple projects simultaneously.Familiarity with quality and health & safety standards.Fundamental understanding of project financial controls.Strong knowledge of MS Office, and extensive knowledge of construction / project management software.Outstanding communication and time-management skills; plus show excellent analytical and organizational skills.A team player with a positive attitude who can work independently as needed.

Special ConditionsThe Project Manager will be expected to attend meetings in our office and at various construction and vendor sites.

Face-covering, hand-sanitizing and social distancing measures are in place.