Who we are

Founded in Chilliwack, B.C. the Westbow Group of Companies aims to build our communities through construction, realty, wealth, agriculture, and charity. Since 1977, Westbow continues to grow and expand. We are a company that prides itself on its values:

  • We work hard, we work smart
  • We build lasting value
  • We are creative and innovative
  • We have fun
  • We care
  • We act with integrity

 

About the role

Reporting to the Director of Construction, the Sr. Project Manager will be responsible for the overall management of construction projects. With a focus on leading projects, the Sr. Project Manager will be working cross-functionally with internal and external stakeholders. The Sr. Project Manager will be responsible for planning, executing, and delivering construction projects while ensuring that all site personnel are equipped to execute project goals successfully.

What you’re great at

  • Remaining flexible and adaptive in a fast-paced environment
  • Inspiring and motivating team members towards a common goal
  • Communicating at all levels, both verbally and written
  • Cross-functional collaboration
  • Multitasking, prioritizing and problem-solving in a fast-paced environment
  • Leading and collaborating with multiple teams

 

What you’ll be doing

  • Leading and managing low-rise and mid-rise apartment construction projects from inception to completion
  • Develop and manage project specific scopes, schedules, budgets
  • Ensuring that project schedules, budgets and quality standards are met
  • Cross-functional collaboration with architects, engineers, contractors, and internal department teams
  • Ensuring proper financial management of the project, working alongside the Finance and Accounting
  • Conduct regular site visits and inspections to monitor progress, identify issues and implement corrective actions as needed
  • Provide regular project updates and reports to management on the status and overall performance of projects
  • Assist in procurement processes, including materials, equipment selection, contract negotiation, project insurance and creation of RFP’s
  • Help develop and enforce safety protocols to ensure a safe working environment onsite

 

What we’re looking for

  • 10+ years of construction experience
  • Post Secondary education in Project Management, Construction, Engineering, or related field considered an asset
  • Experience in managing and successfully executing a project scope of $25 million
  • Proven track record working on low-rise and mid-rise development projects
  • Strong understanding of construction methods, materials, and building codes
  • Proficient with computers and software tools

 

What you can expect from us

  • Supportive team and leadership staff
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Casual dress attire and cheerful work environment
  • Fun company events
  • Volunteer opportunities with Westbow Gives Back
  • Benefits package
  • Investment opportunities and RRSP Matching
  • Education and Mentorship opportunities

The pay range for this position is $120,000 – $160,000

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