Project Manager - Roof and Building Services International
tap Strategy & HR Consulting
February 14, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Reports To: Operations Manager
Supervises: Project Staff
Location: The Project Manager will work in a combination of client sites in and around the Ottawa area, and, at Roof and Building Service International (RBS) Headquarters located in Perth, Ontario. RBS Int’l Headquarters is a clean, comfortable and modern business casual environment.
About Roof and Building Service International
For the past 30+ years, Roof and Building Service (RBS) has been the renowned experts in flat roofing in Ottawa, Toronto and Kingston. Our five-step roof asset management process is not just the way we partner with clients to help manage the risk and responsibility of their building envelope projects, it is our ultimate guarantee. Our project management professionals, as integral members of our team, ensure the successful delivery of all our construction projects, overhauls to wall systems, waterproofing, masonry, and of course roofing.
RBS provides a streamlined process that guarantees design, cost efficiencies, and schedule adherence on all your projects - We call this the “Ultimate Guarantee”. We follow Theory of Constraints methodology including Critical Chain Project Management and Throughput Accounting. Over the last thirty-two years we’ve worked on over twenty thousand buildings. From this collective experience we have acquired a set of skills and capabilities that are challenging to match.
What we are looking for – The Right Fit
RBS is looking for a motivated and focused Project Manager that is looking to develop a career in the roofing industry, with an emphasis on sustainable building life-cycle management that exceeds industry best-practices. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in commercial construction and be a natural entrepreneur that instinctively knows what needs to be done. You are a resourceful, self-sufficient leader who knows’ what you don’t know and instinctively leverages the strength of the team. We want someone that is the best at what they do and who can bring value and innovative ideas to our organization.
The Project Manager is a crucial player within RBS’s project portfolio and is responsible for the full life-cycle of projects. Keys to success in this role will be the ability to work independently and collaboratively with numerous teams through all stages of the project, including pre-construction in partnership with and supporting the sales team, and in-process construction project management. The work involves managing project stakeholders and business relationships as primary contact, reviewing of estimates, developing project strategies, identifying and assessing risks and opportunities, managing project financials, and maintaining profitability of projects.
Project Managers ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget through effective coordination of internal resources and vendors resulting in the seamless execution of projects. They can meet challenges head-on, escalate and resolve issues resourcefully, guaranteeing success.
5-7 years of project management experience with large construction projects and budgets of more than $1M, with a confirmed track record of success
Knowledge and understanding of Project Management Principles and the PMBOK
Proficient with computers and Microsoft Office with advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
Education in the field of Engineering, Architecture, and/or Project Management is an asset
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) is a definite asset
Experience working in the field of Engineering or Architecture is an asset
Familiarity with roofing and construction industry is a strong asset
Experience working in the Industrial Commercial Institutional sector is an asset
Bilingual (French/English) is an asset
Demonstrated leadership skills, and drive to create collaborative, team-oriented environments
Powerful communication skills able to interact well with people from all disciplines and experience
Capacity to predict and create solutions before they arise through efficient risk management
Strong organizational skills able to prioritize and delegate tasks in a high-pressure environment
Systematic problem-solving skills resulting in decisive actions
Detail oriented with strong negotiation, documentation and analytical skills
Remains calm and true to convictions under pressure
Has strong influencing skills focussed on results
Personal integrity and credibility with resolve to create bottom line value
If you feel this is the right position for you, you meet the qualifications, and you are excited about working with our team of professionals, please email us a copy of your C.V. and cover letter explaining why you are inspired by this role. Please send to RBScareers@tapstrategyandhr.com - Closing date is March 9, 2018. The subject line of your email should quote the reference number PM0218.
While we would like to respond to all applicants, only those who are to be considered further will be contacted. tap Strategy & HR Consulting is leading this search on behalf of RBS – please do not contact them directly.
RBS respects employment equity and values diversity and inclusion. If you require accessibility accommodation during this process – please let us know with an email to RBScareers@tapstrategyandhr.com and we will work with you to make sure your needs are met.
Internal Number: PM0218
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