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Job Title: Design Build Project Director - Buildings
Job ID#: ENG2162
Industry Sector: Building Sciences
Location: Vancouver-BC
 
Design Build Project Director - Buildings

Our client is an integrated regional firm in the development, design, and construction of industrial, commercial, and institutional spaces in Western Canada. With an unprecedented year of success, they are seeking to bring on board a Design Build Project Director.

The Project Director will manage and lead design and construction assignments involving mid to large size projects and includes the full cycle from business development and project acquisition through to project handover and closeout.

RESPONSIBILITIES
* Provide pre-construction leadership to the design and construction team through challenging them to deliver value-based design and construction solutions
* Engage in business development activities with existing clients and new opportunities
* Represent the company externally to the marketplace, proactively build and maintain a network of contacts
* Direct team efforts to prepare conceptual design options, prepare schematic design and the preparation of a design brief and estimates for client sign off, ensuring alignment with client’s budget and schedule
* Lead in the permitting process overseeing production of related drawings
* Assisting the Architect/Engineer or Designer of Record in the preparation of design panel submissions and presentation of proposals at such municipal and public consultation meetings
* Assist in preconstruction activities and lead the pre-construction team to prepare project budgets and schedules.
* Lead the construction manager and design manager through the construction phase of the project and serve as the single point of contact on the project
* Oversee the entire Project Administration, Budgeting, and Scheduling process

EXPERIENCE
* 15+ years experience in a design and construction environment
* Post Secondary education in Architecture or Construction Management
* Seasoned in construction methodology, creative in solving on site problems, savvy in assessing project risks
* Outstanding Client management and presentation skills
* Successful track record in business development
* Technically savvy in optimizing the use of relevant computerized software utilizing technology to constantly improve efficiency

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