Project Manager / Senior Project Manager

Nova Scotia

Position: Project Manager / Senior Project Manager

Location: Multiple Locations: Trenton, Nova Scotia; Sydney, Nova Scotia; Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Lindsay Construction is a company of engineers, contractors, and managers, active in civil, industrial, and building construction throughout the Atlantic Provinces. We have been in business since 1959 and have earned a reputation for performance and quality work. Headquartered in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Lindsay Construction is ISO registered and has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies! For more information, please visit our website at:

Job Overview

Reporting to the Regional Director, the Project Manager / Senior Project Manager is responsible to provide the necessary leadership to bid, plan, organize, direct, coordinate, and control assigned projects.

Position Responsibilities
Accountabilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Ensure site safety meets Lindsay Construction policy and legislated requirements
  • Ensure efficient operation and coordination of all aspects of assigned projects from start to finish, including cost estimate, gross profit, schedule, quality, safety, client satisfaction, and timely collection of progress billings, final payment, and holdback
  • Provide leadership to the project team on all aspects of the project
  • Work cooperatively with other project teams
  • Promote Lindsay Construction to present, past, and potential future clients

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience running all aspects of commercial, industrial, and institutional building construction
  • Familiar with estimating, scheduling, subcontract coordination, and material procurement
  • Strong knowledge of construction detailing
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Experience leading a team of professionals
  • Above-average organizational skills to permit effective work on several projects concurrently
  • Post-secondary education in a relevant discipline
  • Ability to communicate in an effective way to all stakeholders
  • Exceptional teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Successful applicants for this role must meet requirements for Canadian Government Security clearance

How to Apply:

  • Step 1 - Forward your resume and cover letter, in confidence, to jobs@lindsayconstruction.caand reference “Project Manager / Senior Project Manager ML200709-01LW” in the subject line of your email.
  • Step 2 - Answer the role-related questions at this link: Project Manager / Senior Project Manager (5-10 minute time commitment).

If the link above does not work, copy and paste this address into your browser to answer the questions:

We kindly request all individuals interested in this opportunity to follow the application process as outlined above; those who choose not to complete these steps risk not being considered for the role.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.