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Project Manager- FMO
Black & McDonald Limited - Toronto, ON
Posted:11/9/2017
Job Description

​Position Summary

Black & McDonald Limited is actively seeking a Project Manager – FMO located in Toronto, Ontario.  The Project Manager will plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate various facility related projects from start to finish according to schedule, specifications and budget.  Emphasis is placed on estimating, reporting and monitoring progress, planning and scheduling, and dealing with project change. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Review the design of assigned construction projects; directs the preparation and/or review of plans, specifications, estimates, and contracts for assigned projects
  • Assume responsibility for assigned services and activities related to the management of specific facilities projects including design, bid, construction, and related functions and professional contracts to ensure completion of projects within budgetary, regulatory, and time constraints
  • Prepare and submit project budget estimates
  • Manage the cost process from starting point to invoicing
  • Plan and prepare project schedules, milestones and monitor progress against established schedules
  • Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors
  • Develop and implement quality control programs
  • Represent company on matters such as business services and union matters
  • Prepare progress reports and issue progress schedules to clients
  • Hire and supervise the activities of subcontractors and subordinate staff
  • Regularly conduct status update meetings with the client
Desired Skills & Experience

​Competency Requirements

  • Work independently with limited supervision
  • Value and respect others as well as encourage and support diversity
  • Adaptability and ability to manage multiple priorities while demonstrating a strong attention to detail
  • Maintain a professional demeanor at all times and understand the needs and perspectives of both internal and external customers
  • Anticipate customer needs and proactively implement solutions
  • Ability to be assertive while maintaining diplomacy and political awareness
  • Hold self and others accountable
  • Open to change and the ability to identify where it is needed and how to make it happen
  • Communicates effectively (verbally and in writing)
  • Ability to approach problems and logically and see innovative solutions

Education & Skill Requirements

  • Possess a PMP designation
  • A College or University degree in Construction Management or relative field of study
  • Minimum of five (5) years of similar Project Management experience
  • Knowledge of operational characteristics, services, and activities of facilities construction program
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of construction management
  • Expert knowledge in Microsoft suite
  • AutoCad experience would be advantageous
Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Professional
Job ID: 20171110374