Job Posting: Project Manager

Position Information

Position Title: Project Manager

Reports To: Management Team

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Job Summary: The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing and managing the entire lifecycle of high-rise construction projects, from conception to completion. The Project Manager will play a pivotal role in ensuring that projects are executed efficiently, within budget, and will demonstrate strong leadership, strategic thinking, and exceptional problem-solving skills.

Required Education and Experience


  • Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Journeyman Certificate or a related field.


  • Proven experience as a Project Manager in high-rise construction projects.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction processes, building codes, and regulations.
  • Proficient in project management software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making abilities.

Job Duties

  • Develop and implement project plans, outlining the scope, schedule, budget, and resource requirements.
  • Coordinate with architects, engineers, contractors, and other stakeholders to ensure a seamless flow of information and collaboration.
  • Monitor project budgets, track expenses, and identify cost-saving opportunities.
  • Provide accurate and timely financial reports to team.
  • Ensure that construction activities comply with design specifications, building codes, and industry standards.
  • Develop and maintain project schedules, ensuring that milestones are met on time.
  • Anticipate potential delays and implement strategies to keep the project on track.
  • Implement proactive measures to address unforeseen challenges and minimize disruptions.
  • Review and negotiate contracts with vendors, subcontractors, and suppliers.
  • Facilitate effective communication between project team members, stakeholders, and senior management.
  • Provide regular project updates and reports to keep all stakeholders informed.

Job Capabilities/Performance Standards

  • Experience in General Contracting in residential, commercial and/or institutional construction; Design Build experience is a plus.
  • Effective management, coordination and scheduling of construction activities to achieve project goals in relation to schedule, quality and budget.
  • A strong leader and problem-solver, you are able to build trust with designers, trade partners and team members to achieve competitive excellence.
  • Ability to build a successful team of trade partners and team members towards the successful delivery of a project.
  • Must be flexible and a team player.
  • You have demonstrated competence in the areas of safety, workforce management, project execution, cost control, quality and administration.
  • Sound knowledge of construction and building techniques and ability to read and interpret contract drawings and specifications.

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