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Project Manager

Full Time
May 31, 2018
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What We Look For

Synergy Projects Ltd. is looking for a Project Manager to join our fast growing company!

With the role of Project Manager, we expect that the successful applicant will have demonstrated experience and success running projects autonomously in the commercial marketplace.  Large project experience, either as part of a team, or as a lead is definitely an asset.  Having managed your own projects over $10M is an asset as well.

We are growing rapidly, and with that growth, projects are growing in scope and complexity.  We are looking for team members who are scalable, and seek growth opportunity.

As a Project Manager, you will be expected to:

  • Provide overall construction management from pre-construction to completion including design, coordination, budget, and schedule in conjunction with the Superintendent
  • Prepare regular, timely and accurate billings for Owners, and ensure timely payment of subcontractor billings.
  • Meet with Owners and Architects in a professional manner and have the ability to communicate effectively both the concerns and best interests of the company
  • Monitor, interpret and forecast  cost reports ensuring they are in line with the estimate and maintain a positive cash flow
  • Lead project meetings with internal and external parties to monitor and support the teams ongoing development and progression

Other requirements when considering this opportunity:

  • You have a construction related degree/diploma and five to eight years of construction experience or an equivalent combination of technical training and experience
  • You have a working knowledge of constriction scopes and activities, scheduling, project management and contract software
  • You have the ability to confidently mentor and delegate to a large team while developing and maintaining strong client relations

A range of experience will be considered, so we look forward to your interest and application. We have projects ranging in size from small tenant improvements to large new build construction projects.

We look forward to sitting down to discuss opportunities.

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Experienced Carpenters and Skilled Labourers

Full Time
May 31, 2018
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We are a growing commercial construction firm in the Edmonton area, with a number of current projects under way, including, light industrial, commercial office, retail and tenant improvement work. We offer competitive wages and benefits through the Mercon program, and we support employee development and growth through apprenticeship training and promoting internally.

What We Look For

We have immediate openings for experienced Carpenters and skilled Labourers who are ready to contribute to our team's success. Safety is one of our core values, and if you want to work for a company that cares for its employees and does things differently, give us a try.

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Site Superintendent

Full Time
May 31, 2018
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We are a growing commercial construction firm in the Edmonton area, with a number of current projects under way, including, light industrial, commercial office, retail and tenant improvement work. We offer competitive wages and benefits through the Mercon program, and we support employee development and growth through apprenticeship training and promoting internally.

What We Look For

Synergy Projects Ltd. is looking for a Site Superintendent to join our fast growing company!

The site superintendent position is being advertised as both contract and salaried position. Based on skill set and experience, either option may be considered, but we would discuss through the interview and hiring process. Ultimately, we are looking for individuals with a strong work ethic and as a necessity, experience in commercial construction.

The Site Superintendent will be responsible for all aspects the project on worksites, including job startup/pre-planning, organizing, directing, controlling, and evaluating construction projects from start to finish. The incumbent monitors workers and subcontractors to ensure that duties are being completed in an efficient, effective, and safe manner.

As a superintendent, you will:

  • Provide overall construction management including design, budget and schedule, in conjunction with the Project Manager, Owners, Engineers and Architects to ensure the project is delivered on time and within budget on projects ranging from $1M to $30M.
  • Lead project meetings with internal and external parties to monitor and support the teams ongoing progression
  • Assure construction compliance with design requirements and project construction schedule by supervising and coordinating site trades, other site management, field engineering and construction activities
  • Ensure the implementation of Synergy's Safety Program to create and maintain a safe work environment on the job site.

A range of experience will be considered.  Preference will be given to superintendents with 10+ years of experience, and have led, or participated in projects over $30M.  As we continue to grow, we are looking for scale.

We look forward to your interest and application. We look forward to sitting down to discuss opportunities and potential.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Required experience:

  • Construction: 10 years
  • Site Superintendent: 7+ years

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Senior Estimator

Full Time
May 31, 2018
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Synergy Projects is looking for a competitive talented individual with experience in working on hard bid, design build, and construction management estimates. The primary focus of this position is to provide accurate estimating and subcontractor costing from the concept stage through to the contract letting and planning stage. The Senior Estimator will be reporting directly to the Pre-Construction Manager.

What We Look For

The Company:

Synergy is a group of integrated companies providing complete building solutions. We are driven to provide our clients simplicity in all of their commercial construction, build out, and facility maintenance needs. We accomplish this through our three main divisions:

1. Synergy Projects Ltd. focuses on Commercial Construction, including major/structural construction, major tenant improvements, and DIRTT prefabricated interior solutions. Synergy Projects has and remains the core business in the Synergy Group and has been in business for over 20 years.

2. Synero Inc. provides smaller tenant improvements, renovations, and integrated facilities maintenance solutions to our clients through our building operator services, general commercial handyman services, and a broad scope of maintenance areas to ensure one point of contact for our clients’ building maintenance needs.

3. Innerspaces provides commercial furnishings, move management, and space plan services to give ease to the final stage of a tenant’s move in process, making sure that every aspect of their workspace needs are met.

Our flagship brand, Synergy Projects is an Alberta based, full service construction firm specializing in providing services through general construction, design build and construction management. We are focused on using best in-class teams and processes to deliver safe projects in the building construction domain for our clients across Western Canada. Synergy’s head office is located in St. Albert and our firm was incorporated in 1996. Since then, our team has delivered projects for private developers, business owners, governments, and institutions.

When Dennis Mozak, our Founder and C.E.O, incorporated Synergy Projects Ltd., he carefully chose a name that would reflect the company’s core philosophy:
Synergy [sin-er-jee]: noun; “the interaction or cooperation of two or more organizations, to produce a combined effect greater than the sum of their separate effects”.

We believe in doing what is right for our team, our planet, our clients and our partners. By living true to our values we will continue to be a construction leader that delivers innovative services to the marketplace at the highest level of quality.

Responsibilties:

• Review and analyse plans, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare bid estimates for projects.
• Perform complete estimates, quantity take-off, pricing, and presentation of the estimate for management review
• Build and complete conceptual budgets and design build estimates.
• Develop preliminary construction schedules on Microsoft projects.
• Supervise the solicitation of trades on bid invitations, pricing, addenda, and tendered bid closings
• Provide guidance and clear direction to the Synergy estimating coordinator, and other personnel, on their estimating related requirements
• Manage and coordinate work activities with other Synergy team members
• Researches and analyzes cost data for review and presentation to management
• Develop detailed knowledge of market labour and equipment rates.
• Will communicate effectively with other estimating staff, all levels of management, clients, and vendors
• Develop and maintain business relationships with subcontractors and suppliers to create a competitive advantage over the competition
• Perform other related duties as assigned

Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree or diploma related to Construction Management, Quantity surveying, Estimating, Engineering, or related technical education.
• Journeyman certificate and on-site experience is a bonus
• 8 years minimum of progressive estimating experience preferably within commercial construction.
• Experience working in a medium to large construction firm.
• Experience working on commercial, institutional, and light industrial buildings $1m to $50m+ in value.
• General construction knowledge; understands specifications, methods and procedures, and will be effective in problem solving and decision making.
• 5 years minimum working in Canada, Western Canada preferably.
• Must be able to communicate effectively in English
• Must be familiar and or must be adaptable in using computer estimating software; On-Screen Takeoff, Smartbid, Excel, and Microsoft Projects scheduling software.
• Must have a valid provincial driver’s license and vehicle to attend pre bid meetings and site inspections.

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General Inquiries

At Synergy, we are always looking for great talent to join our exciting team. Please apply to our general inquiries if you wish to be considered for future positions.