Project Manager (Sydney, NS)

Nova Scotia

Position: Project Manager
Location: Sydney, Cape Breton

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, CB, the 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 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 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
  • Knowledge of the local Cape Breton market is considered an asset

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please forward your résumé, in confidence, to and reference “Project Manager NSCB190202” in the subject line of your email.

Applications should be submitted early as they will be reviewed as they are received until the position is filled. All applications are strictly confidential. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.