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Construction Manager in Calgary at Circle K

Date Posted: 11/29/2020

Job Snapshot

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    #400, 229 - 33rd Street NE
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Job Description

We are looking for a driven and structured Construction Manager who enjoys working independently and being part of a motivated team within an entrepreneurial culture that is fast-paced and informal. You value accountability, are motivated by delivering value through collaboration, project management excellence and active portfolio management and follow-up, all while reflecting unwavering integrity. You will be the go-to person within the North Region of Central Construction for projects that needs to be run in the US, and responsible to set up project prioritization, plans and follow through.


  • Plans construction requirements by deploying company resources, resolving development issues, planning, monitoring and appraising critical path results, and coordinating development information.
  • Meets construction schedules by hiring, orienting and managing general contractors and sub-contractors, verifying work in progress, resolving problems, and reporting progress.
  • Achieves financial objectives by negotiating contractor rates, anticipating requirements, submitting information for budget preparation, scheduling expenditures, monitoring costs, analyzing variances, writing purchase orders, reviewing and approving invoices.
  • Fulfills contract requirements by completing pre-construction and closing inspections including a detailed punch-list at completion of projects.
  • Complies with legal and company requirements by enforcing building codes, following company systems, policies and procedures, maintaining safe and healthy work practices, and monitoring inspections.
  • Improves efficiency of Construction process, by evaluating engineering system results, recommending new systems, policies and procedures, recommending and implementing revisions.
  • Maintains continuity among corporate, division and local work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities and continuing needs.
  • Increases departmental employee’s effectiveness by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training, communicating job expectations, assessing values, strategies and objectives. Coaching, counseling and disciplining employees when necessary. Plan, monitor and appraise job results and foster a climate conducive for offering information and opinions.
  • Completes operational requirements by developing schedules, assigning and monitoring work, gathering resources, implementing productivity standards, resolving problems, implementing and enforcing new procedures.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing all other related results as needed.
  • Seeks continual efficiencies within the area of facility maintenance to include ongoing evaluation of long-term strategies.

Experience and Personal Qualities

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management Preferred.
  • Seven years or more from Construction Management experience.
  • Experience from large/complex organizations.
  • Advanced proficiency level with Microsoft applications, specifically including but not limited to: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, SharePoint.
  • Experience in managing the fit-out of Tenant spaces in major metropolitan cities is preferred.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by the incumbent to successfully perform the essential functions to this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities.

Couche-Tard / Circle K values diversity in the workplace and is committed to employment equity by encouraging applications from the following designated groups: women, aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.  Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.