Building and Construction

Project Manager – Permanent – 2789


Parker Huggett Limited

Project Manager – Permanent – 2789 Dartmouth, NS

About the Opportunity 

Our client is a locally owned and renowned Halifax construction company that is looking for an experienced Construction Project Manager to join their head office team in Dartmouth to orchestrate and oversee all aspects of construction on a variety of projects including healthcare, commercial, and high-rise residential works. They will provide managerial oversight to ensure adherence to timelines, budgets, and the highest quality standards through effective coordination, integration of on-site activities, and comprehensive reporting.

Duties include but are not limited to: 

  • Supervise on-site construction activities, subcontractors, consultants, security, and vendors, ensuring compliance with safety regulations and building codes
  • Review project plans and specifications, providing input on building design, scheduling, cost-saving measures, and addressing potential construction issues. Resource Management
  • Oversee the procurement of labour, materials, and equipment, assisting in monthly cost forecasting summaries and budget management. Timeline Management
  • Assist in preparing project schedules, monitoring timelines, budgets, and resources on a weekly basis
  • Handle scheduling and inspections, ensuring ongoing preparation of “as-built ” drawings by all trades. Enforce construction and quality control standards. Build something beautiful!
  • Regularly communicate with project architects, engineers, and stakeholders, maintaining accurate records of project progress
  • Prepare and expedite project deficiency lists, ensuring timely resolution. Team Leadership
  • Mentor and efficiently lead and supervise a high-performing team

About You

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience, with at least 3-5 years related projects as a Construction Project Manager overseeing new build, design build, and construction management contracts
  • Proficiency in using office programs such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and other industry software
  • High-level technical understanding and experience in the Canadian Construction Industry, covering planning, scheduling, layout, quality control, and practical trade related methods
  • Knowledge of building codes and safety regulations
  • Engineering background (professional recognition)
  • Experience in construction project management
  • Strong leadership communication and management skills
  • Must be able to pass criminal records check

About the Job

This is a full time, permanent position with industry leading compensation and benefits on offer. This organization seeks to build an excellent culture through day-to-day appreciation and engagement of their people.

How to Apply

Please apply by clicking the “Apply for Job” button and follow the instructions to submit your résumé. You can also apply by submitting your résumé directly to If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote job 2789.

Thank you for your interest in this role. One of our Recruiters will be in touch with you if your profile meets the requirements for the role and the expectations of our clients. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. 

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