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THE COMPANY

Founded more than two decades ago, Devmont is an established and highly regarded construction and real estate development business known in the Montreal community for the high quality of their work and their strong business integrity. The Devmont reputation is built on award-winning design, thoughtful layouts and luxury amenities, and irreproachable quality of their projects. It is also built on the recommendations of thousands of satisfied families who call Devmont condos home.

Devmont’s impressive growth is attributed to hard work and deep-rooted family values. Their significant presence in Montreal is a credit to their diverse portfolio of condos, a hotel, and retail space with plans for greater and accelerated expansion.

Our Mission

A leader in conceiving, developing, and building residential properties, commercial properties and mixed-use developments renowned for their design and architectural style, Devmont creates thriving neighbourhoods.

Our Vision

To be one of Montreal’s most prominent and reputable real-estate developers by transforming and creating entire neighbourhoods, consistently adding value, and improving the city’s-built environment with the highest-quality craftsmanship and design.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP

Title: Project Manager
Reports to: VP Development
Team: VP Development, Project Managers, Project Assistant, VP Finance, Director of Construction, Owners
Location: Montreal, Quebec

THE OPPORTUNITY

As a result of significant growth and expansion, the Project Manager will be responsible for a new development 3-phase of 400 condo/apartments to work in close collaboration with VP Development, Professionals, owners etc. Will be part of a winning team for mixed use multi-phase projects and will uncover the secret sauce of this proven recipe.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparation, monitoring and control of construction budgets;
  • Prepare quantity take-offs;
  • Prepare quotes/tenders;
  • Meet with subcontractors during bidding periods;
  • Analyze and compare bids;
  • Negotiate subcontractors;
  • Prepare contracts and purchase orders;
  • Participate in kick-offs and coordination meetings with subcontractors;
  • Participate in the preliminary design of buildings in collaboration with the architect;
  • Participate and/or manage the detailed design with the consultants in order to prepare quality plans that respect the fixed scopes of work, the budgets and the regulations;
  • Provide the information required to obtain permits;
  • Work with consultants to resolve issues during construction;
  • Hold meetings and meeting minutes;
  • Review, comment and approve shop drawings of all kinds;
  • Make hand sketches of construction details;
  • Have a creative approach to problem solving;
  • Site support for coordination and planning of subcontractors, problem solving, etc.;
  • Ensure the transfer of information to the construction site for proper coordination and understanding of design intentions;
  • Follow up on customer modifications with the site and subcontractors;
  • Manage leasehold improvements for commercial clients, if required;
  • Approval of monthly statements and invoices from subcontractors;
  • Management and follow-up of customer customizations and color choices;
  • Perform monthly reports;
  • Ensure the electronic filing of documents for ongoing projects;
  • Track and control drawings, shop drawings, plans, site instructions, deficiencies, etc.;
  • Preparation, follow-up and control of deadlines;
  • Ensure the completion of deficiencies and support the after-sales service;
  • Other various related tasks related to the project management department.

THE CANDIDATE

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Proven experience at a senior level in Project Management;
  • Experience in mid-rise to high rise concrete construction residential or hotel development;
  • Strong negotiation skills and legal acumen;
  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, construction engineering, mechanical engineering, architecture or other relevant training;
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience;
  • Knowledge of the Quebec Building Code, applicable laws and other regulations;
  • Knowledge and proficiency in computer tools such as Word, Excel and MS Project; Autocad and Procore would be an asset;
  • Bilingualism spoken and written (French and English);
  • Experience in scope of work preparation and contract award;
  • Reading and understanding of structural plans, mechanical, electrical, architecture, sprinklers, etc.

Personal Characteristics and Attributes

  • Integrity and credibility;
  • Respectful, thoughtful, and collaborative;
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and respond effectively to unexpected situations;
  • Highly analytical with strong problem-solving abilities;
  • Good judgement; high quotient of common sense;
  • Ability to quickly absorb and learn about new areas/issues;
  • Ability to manage multiple-discipline relationships.

Key Success Factors

  • Within the first year:
    • Proper transition complete, with full responsibility for the Multi-phase project;
    • Start Construction in summer 2023;
    • Award 50% of contract value for summer 2023;
    • Full collaboration with the Construction team or General Contractor.

Compensation

A competitive compensation package will be offered.

To send your application, send your resume to: emploicv@devmont.ca.

 

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