• Senior Construction Project Manager

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/6/2018 10:11 AM)
    Requisition No
    5 & 2
    Day Shift
    # of Openings
  • Job Description

    Senior Commercial Project Manager

    MetroCan Construction Ltd.

    British Columbia




    About Us 

    MetroCan has projects in all segments of the market including commercial, hi-rise & lo-rise residential, recreational and light and heavy industrial.


    MetroCan is among the top 20 general contractors in Canada, among the top 5 in BC and is proud of being the first company in Canada to complete a platinum level LEED certified green building and has a certified LEED Coordinator on staff. The company is proving itself to be the premiere contracting firm for environmentally friendly and green energy-focused construction.


    Job Overview 

    MetroCan is seeking experienced project managers to add to our team with responsibility for managing mid to large-scale commercial and institutional projects.



    • Manage all facets of construction including communication with owners, consultants and subtrades
    • Negotiate and award subtrade contracts
    • Management of on-site personnel including superintendents, labourers and support staff
    • Oversee project set-up, scheduling, and cost control
    • Direct regular site meetings with sub-contractors, architects and consultants
    • Work with superintendents to deliver safety-oriented, on schedule, high quality projects
    • Prepare progress invoices/subtrade invoices; change orders to qwner and subtrades
    • Project close out.

    Qualifications Required

    • 10-15 years’ experience in commercial construction
    • Relevant construction management education
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Proven ability to lead a staff team
    • Ability to work as part of a team
    • Strong coordination and organizational skills.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Problem solving and conflict resolution
    • Strong planning, organizational and communication skills
    • Proven leadership skills and ability to motivate others
    • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and work independently.

    The MetroCan Difference 

    As a well-established construction firm, you might think that the most important asset we have is our equipment, or our safety record, or the good standing we have in our industry. And while these three points are important, we understand that there is one thing greater and more important; our people!


    The foundation of MetroCan’s organization is a "team" atmosphere made up of the shareholders, management and staff. Our professionals, both on-site and back at the office, have accumulated extensive experience in all disciplines of construction and apply it to the job on hand. With a combination of career-minded industry professionals that have decades of experience in the construction industry to new recruits that are apprenticing under the supervision of seasoned project managers.



    Learn more about MetroCan





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