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Great pay, plenty of perks and opportunity for growth.

A successful home renovation and building company  has an opening for a Project Manager.  Ideal for an experienced trades person looking to take the ‘next step’ toward ownership or partnership.   Offers plenty of perks, excellent pay and opportunities for professional growth .

About the Role, Perks and Benefits:

  • Full-time, year-round career position with a successful renovation and home building company with job sites in Whistler (primarily) and Squamish.
  • 40 hours per week generally Mon-Friday 8am-4:30pm with lots of flexibility.
  • Base wage will be very competitive based on experience with lots of opportunity for growth starting in the range of $37-$45/hr.   Top candidates with the right experience can start in the range of $50/hr.
  • Annual wage increases and performance-based profit sharing opportunities.
  • Excellent, formal training, development and support program for project managers with a lot of growth opportunities.
  • Potential to earn up to $100,000 per year in this position long-term.
  • Perks include 20cm days plus the ability to pick your own team and design your own schedule.

The Perfect Candidate:

  • Must display a positive attitude, strong desire to learn and a growth mindset.
  • The ideal candidate will have a solid background in construction and understanding of drawings, trades, building standards, processes etc.
  • Prior experience in a similar role preferred.  Junior candidates with at least 2-3 years of construction experience will also be considered.
  • Leadership and team management abilities.
  • Post-secondary education in related field is an asset.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills (English).
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multitask.
  • Strong understanding of construction industry, processes, trades and tools.
  • Must be ready to commit to a minimum of 2 years in the role.
  • Ability to make decisions independently and in a timely manner.
  • Strong computer skills and proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Must have own truck/vehicle and valid D/L.  Mileage allowance is provided.

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Overseeing and taking ownership of multiple construction and renovation projects.
  • Following a prescribed building process and ensuring projects adhere to plans & specifications.
  • Organizing, scheduling and supervising sub trades and workers.
  • Client communications, updates and concerns.
  • Managing budget and quality controls.
  • Coordinating supplies, issuing POs and coding project invoices.
  • Jumping in and assisting workers and trades wherever needed.
  • Coordinating permits and inspections with the municipality.
  • Ensuring a safe worksite.
  • Overseeing and supporting labourers and carpenters.
  • Preparing and managing contracts.

To Apply:

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We will review all applications and contact candidates who have been selected for further consideration or an interview. Due to time constraints, we may not be able to contact all applicants – but we will try!  If you would like an update on your application, please email us at info@whistler-jobs.com or call us at 604 905 4194 ext 2.

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