Are you a successful project coordinator with minimum of 2 years experience in residential and retail projects with a large field exposure? Are you planning to take the next step and become a Project Manager within the next 2 to 3 years? Your current role is somewhat limited and you don’t see a career growth in the future? Maybe, it’s time to plan that next move in confidence!
Our client, a fast-growing residential real estate developer in Vancouver, is looking for a Construction Project Coordinator. Project Coordinator will be primarily responsible from assisting Senior Project Manager and the project team in complete execution of Residential Low- and Mid-rise projects from pre Construction through to completion on schedule and on budget, including collaborating with designers, consultants, engineers towards successful completion of projects and being involved with design and development of projects - obtaining government approvals/permits and Subcontractor Tender process.
This is an ideal role for an individual who wants to be a Project Manager in the next 2 years and is in the process of completing all educational requirements. Candidates MUST have construction industry experience in order to be considered for this position.
Assist Project Manager in managing all project activities throughout lifecycle, including the allocation of adequate resources, scheduling, documentation, budget, and other factors necessary for success.
Review all drawings and specifications for design inconsistencies and conflicts;
Assist the Project Manager to ensure that the line item descriptions properly relate to the contract documents;
Work with Project Manager and Superintendent to input, update, cost load and resource load as required;
University degree/college diploma in Construction Project Management / Engineering or a related field; working towards PMP designation is a strong asset;
Minimum 3 years experience for Residential Low- and Mid-rise projects with experience working on projects with wood-frame structure on concrete underground parking;
Ability to read engineering and architectural drawings and specifications;
Ability to learn new computer systems; knowledge of MS Project and AutoCAD is an asset;
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
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Hakan Bozkaya is the Practice Leader for Real Estate and Construction practices. He has 15 years of Human Resources and Recruitment experience, Double Major Degree in History and Economics and Master in Business Administration. He has helped more than 500 individuals to make great career moves in the past 5 years.