Project Manager @ Element5 - Toronto

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Unique Opportunity

Oversee the full life-cycle of projects in a new and growing sector of the construction industry.

Booming Industry

The mass timber construction industry is expected to boom in the coming decade.

Growth Opportunity

Make a name for yourself in a close-knit sector, which will put you on an expedited career track to be a senior leader.

Project Manager @ Element5 - Toronto

Company: Element5

Position: Project Manager

Location: Toronto, ON Canada

Element5 is a small and dedicated team of designers, project managers, craftspeople and installation experts. Element5 specializes in the design, fabrication and assembly of contemporary timber structures. They work with solid wood, the world's most flexible and renewable building resource. Their purpose is to create spaces that will help communities thrive as they live, learn and work. Their integrated customer-oriented approach ensures the delivery of high precision timber structures, tailored to fit your schedule and budget.

Skills & Experience

Engineering Education Ideally you have an Engineering degree
Construction Experience Previous experience in managing construction projects is vital.
Management Experience You have built, led and managed teams that deliver medium commercial construction projects.
Leadership You are a leader who mentors others and brings passion to the site every day.
Problem Solver You can problem solve at each stage of the project process without going over-budget.
Safety Ensuring compliance with safety regulations and building codes must be a priority.

Summary of Role

You will have the opportunity to manage and engage with a wide variety of stakeholders. On a daily basis, you will be working with external subcontractors and collaborating with engineers, architects, and technical team members.

Reporting to the Technical Manager you will play a key role in ensuring the delivery of Element5’s construction projects. Your primary responsibility will be the oversight of all mass timber projects for Element5. These will range from several hundred thousands in value right up to marquee projects in the $8-$10 million value. Your broad scope of responsibilities will include all aspects of the project life span, including outlining and managing the scope of work for the project and the entire project team.

As the project manager, you will be responsible for overseeing a project’s delivery. You will be involved in projects as soon as the contract is signed through to handover. Your ability to provide precise estimates, manage a budget, build a schedule and liaise with suppliers and the manufacturing team will set you up for success. This role is not a typical construction project manager opportunity, you will be working in a specialized sector with a leading Canadian mass timber construction company.

This is a leadership position for a passionate and highly-organized project manager who is looking to change the construction industry as we know it. You will prepare and oversee the project schedule and project budget. You will be responsible for negotiating and managing contracts with external vendors whilst also conducting site checks and ensuring quality standards are being met. This position calls on your ability to evaluate risk, estimate demands and manage budgets- whilst meeting deadlines..

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