Land Development - Project Manager
Swift World Wide Resources - Fort St John, BC

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Land Development Project Manager, Fort St. John, British Columbia
Our Client:
Based in Western Canada, our Client is a premier project delivery company. They provide Engineering and Geomantic solutions to the energy, infrastructure and land development sectors.
Recognized as leaders in their field, they’re clients are some of the most recognized names in their industry and they partner with them to provide innovative solutions that will increase their business performance.
Our client recognize’ s that their people are the key to their success; they strive to provide their employees with a positive experience as they grow and contribute to the organisation.
What makes them different?
 Opportunities to work on a wide range of diverse and challenging projects
 Rewards and Recognition that are designed to empower people with the options, resources and incentives they need to be successful
 Ongoing learning and development that allows our employees to continue to be the best at what they do
 We work where we play and our involvement in numerous local community support projects allows us to give back and make a difference

Position overview
Our clients Land Development/Municipal Group provides a wide range of services for the land development and municipal sector across Western Canada. By working in conjunction with Transportation, Facilities Engineering and/or Geomatics, this group is able to offer innovative solutions to their clients with seamless, one-point-of-contact project management.
They are looking for a Land Development Project Manager for their Fort St. John office who will apply their technical capabilities and previous industry experience to work on diverse projects, varying in scope and size within the local land development industry. These can range from small rural community condominium sites, to large urban subdivisions to complex utility and infrastructure projects.
Reporting to the Branch Manager you will be responsible for providing an excellent level of client service by providing design and field coordination support on land development and municipal engineering projects.

 Partner and collaborate with clients to understand their needs and provide appropriate solutions
 Create and sustain a strong network in the local business community to be able to identify potential opportunities and trends
 Track project budgets and clearly and efficiently communicate to internal management and clients budget status and scope changes, reducing the impact of any project overruns
 Prepare and manage the creation of engineering designs to meet contractual obligations and meet/exceed local municipal standards, these primarily will include: concept development, preliminary and detail designs and submittal sets
 Prepare subdivision and municipal civil engineering designs in accordance with client and municipal standards
 Supervise and administer construction work and work with our clients and contractors
 Monitor and coordinate activities on construction projects with contractors, subcontractors, owners, municipalities, and the general public

Our successful candidate will hold either an engineering degree or technical diploma in engineering or applied science with a minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in land development/municipal projects. You will have a strong technical background in the civil/municipal/ infrastructure sector; with technical expertise in design, construction survey and inspection. In addition you will also have:

 Experience in working to deadlines and also be able to multi-task and efficiently respond to changing priorities
 Previous experience in the construction industry
 Proven success in setting and meeting performance and client standards as well as managing multiple projects; a solid commitment to exceptional client service
 progressive design techniques, LEED or otherwise, would be an asset but not required


Qualified interested candidates, please forward resume along with hourly rate expectation, indicating the job title in the subject line to:

Kurt Lange

We thank all applicants however, due to volume, only those moving forward in the recruitment process will be contacted for this position at this time. Your resume will be added to our database for consideration of suitable future opportunities.

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