Project Manager - Civil Works

Victoria BC
Full-Time | Competitive
Posted On Mar 13 2020 Apr 12 2020



Jump in and imagine the possibilities as a Project Manager with Pomerleau.  Using your proven experience and leadership capabilities, you will take on a lead role in project management and delivery.  With your solution focused and team oriented attitude, you will lead a collaborative team of construction professionals who match your drive for excellence.  Using your client centric approach and proven technical expertise, you embrace the role of being a trusted leader for our team and steadfast advisor for our clients to successfully execute every exciting and challenging project you take on.


Success is in the details and the core of what you do.  As a Project Manager, you are a scheduling guru keeping project goals, execution, people and communication always top of mind.  As a key member of our team, we will rethink construction together, from idea to completion. Everywhere. All the time. Period.


What YOU Will Do


  • Grow and maintain strong relationships with team members, trade partners, consultants and clients to achieve the project goals and vision;
  • Develop and drive the construction schedule in conjunction with the project team ensuring that completion dates and milestones are met;
  • Put your problem-solving skills to work and recommend innovative methods that will increase effectiveness and efficiency to ensure project excellence and productivity;
  • Use your proactive approach to ensure compliance with our first-class Quality Program;
  • Utilize your experience in trade partner selection and coordination of their activities;
  • Apply your financial management experience to plan, manage and respect project budgets, costs and associated purchasing;
  • Share your knowledge and be a role model through mentorship opportunities with project team members;
  • Keep the lines of communication open regarding project status and updates;
  • Be an expert in risk management to ensure any associated project risk is minimized;
  • Take pride in compiling and completing companywide project reports;
  • Demonstrate leadership in Health, Safety and Environmental Protection on the project.  Effectively apply the requirements of the project specific safety standards to promote Pomerleau’s HS&E standards, applicable OH&S acts, regulations and codes with all employees and trade partners on the project
  • Celebrate project success and completion and be a key member of the project wrap-up process.



  • 5-7 years’ experience in the civil construction industry;
  • University Degree/Technology Diploma in Engineering, or a combination of education and industry experience;
  • A proven track record of project success and team collaboration;
  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills with the ability to effectively influence others and successfully resolve a variety of client, project and technical issues to bring the project to successful completion;
  • Strong knowledge of construction and project methodologies, financial management, as well as codes and associated legislation;
  • Role model status for health and safety as well as quality;
  • A passion to develop, maintain and execute the project schedule;
  • Good computer skills and previous experience with scheduling software;
  • Knowledge of the Vancouver market and ability to work throughout British Columbia. 




  •  Competitive salary
  •  4 weeks’ vacation
  •  Group insurance (health spending account)
  •  Group RRSP
  •  Monthly public transit pass paid by employer 
  •  Fitness center membership:  50% reimbursed by employer
  •  Employee assistance program
  •  Ongoing training offered throughout the year
  •  Young, dynamic environment
  •  Excellent career opportunities                                                                                     
  •  Summer hours

At Pomerleau, we focus on results-oriented, passionate and rigorous people who participate in ambitious and complex projects. You have the profile we are looking for? Apply now to be part of our team.


Only retained candidates will be contacted. We may consider your CV for other positions.


Pomerleau is committed to fostering a diverse and representative workforce and an inclusive working environment where all employees are treated fairly.

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