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Job Opportunity: Project Manager

October 1, 2019

Construction Senior Project Manager

Mierau Contractors is a General Contractor located in Abbotsford, BC who is recognized throughout the construction industry for providing clients with quality construction through a high level of personalized service.

Job Description: Construction Senior Project Manager

Terms of Employment: Full time

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Wages: Depends on experience

Location: Abbotsford, British Columbia

Education: University degree or college diploma in business, engineering or construction management/estimating

Experience:  5 years or more

Project Type: Commercial construction, Industrial construction, Institutional construction and Multi residential construction

General Overview of Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work with owners, consultants, and trades effectively. 
  • Take a leadership role in the construction of a project while being a team player, not a dictator.
  • Ensure start up documentation and requirements are in place.
  • Review and award contracts and purchase orders.
  • Good understanding of the basic principles of construction law.
  • Thorough understanding of the various forms of contract is essential.
  • Scheduling – Utilizing MS Project.  Should be able to develop an accurate, workable timeline with a clear and realistic critical path. Cost and resource load the schedules.
  • Monitor project progress and take measures to maximize the project outcome – both costing and timeline.
  • Prepare cash flow projections.
  • Take control of project meetings and provide clear accurate minutes.
  • Project reporting.
  • Work with project coordinator to establish timelines for submittal and close out requirements.
  • Assemble monthly draw percentages.
  • Processing change order to maximize the return to the full extent allowed under the contract.
  • Address/negotiate with trades on issues such as cost savings, contentious issues, etc.

Apply via email: or Fax: 604-857-9790.

We would like to thank you in advance for your application; however only those selected will be contacted.

Client testimonials
  • “Their work is professional, communication is clear and their project staff has consistently demonstrated excellent people skills working in a team environment.”
  • “Their Project Management team and Site Superintendents are professional, knowledgeable and are up to date with the latest techniques and management processes.”
  • “We would be happy to work with them on future projects as Mierau has been professional, timely and helpful.”
  • “Their work is done professionally and they conduct themselves pleasantly with clear communication.”