Project Manager/estimator

May 6 2024
Expected expiry date: May 25 2024
Industries Construction, Maintenance
Categories Project, Project management, Planning,
Kelowna, BC • Full time

Sawchuk Developments, a leading general contracting firm established in 1981, has been dedicated to delivering superior workmanship and uncompromising service to clients throughout British Columbia, for over 40 years. Our portfolio encompasses industrial, commercial, and residential projects, earning us the trust of government agencies, institutions, industrial companies, developers, architectural firms, and private clients alike, thanks to our unwavering commitment to excellence.

We are currently seeking a dynamic individual to fill the role of Project Manager/Estimator and join our esteemed team. Reporting directly to the President, the successful candidate will play a pivotal role in analyzing costs, preparing estimates, and managing projects spanning both residential and commercial sectors. Collaborating closely with internal teams and subcontractors, you will craft sales proposals and oversee the execution of construction projects. A keen eye for detail and outstanding communication skills are essential to ensuring that each project upholds our company's standards of quality and client satisfaction.


  • Minimum of 10 years of progressive construction project management experience.
  • Excellent understanding of CCDC Contracts, Contract Management, MMCD, and other relevant standards governing project bidding and execution.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in building Long-Term Care facilities and/or multiple dwelling/high-rise projects.
  • Demonstrated track record of successfully managing projects valued at $5 million or more.
  • Proficiency in project budgeting, scheduling, and coordination.
  • Possession of a PMP Designation or P Eng. certification is considered an asset.
  • Experience in both residential and commercial construction settings is advantageous.
  • Familiarity with construction documents, drawings, specifications, and contemporary construction practices.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite is preferred.
  • Ability to represent the company effectively at bid meetings, progress meetings, and other related events.
  • Skilled in liaising with clients, subcontractors, and suppliers for scheduling, coordination, and pricing.
  • Thorough understanding of safety procedures and regulations, with a strong commitment to safety in project management.
  • Proven ability to oversee project closeout, ensuring the resolution of deficiencies and outstanding issues.
  • Capable of identifying and implementing cost-saving measures.
  • Proficient in scheduling project requirements including supplies, materials, manpower, and equipment.
  • Must be a current resident of Canada.

Salary range: $80,000- $100,000

  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to advance their career with a reputable local organization. If you meet the qualifications outlined above and are eager to contribute to our continued success, we invite you to apply.


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