Project Manager ID: 65979

Deadline Date: 2021/05/08

Location:  Thunder Bay

Lakehead Roofing is looking to hire an Project Manager/estimator.

Located in Thunder Bay, Lakehead Roofing has been in the Industrial/Commercial construction field for over 40 years.

We are looking to hire an individual to join our team to assist with our current growth.

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
 1190 Russell St.
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  Construction Project Management and Estimating

Project Manager Essential Job Responsibilities (included but not limited to):

  • Estimating of assigned projects which include:
    • Assembling accurate and well-organized estimates and proposals in a timely manner for Stipulated Price, Construction/Project Management formatted projects.
    • Learning to oversee projects from “cradle to grave” in order to move into higher levels of project management.
  • Review and judge subcontractors’ bid proposals.
  • Review incoming contracts and applicable scopes of work.
  • Organization, construction and completion of job set-up packets/paperwork; including writing of purchase orders and work orders (when managing own project).
  • Schedule and lead job awareness meeting at time of job set-up.
  • Monitor physical progress of projects.
  • Conduct labour and project projections (when managing own project).
  • Review and respond to RFI’s, CO’s, CN’s and other project design updates.
  • Formulate change order estimates.
  • Review safety plans and ensure the safety of field personnel.
  • Review punch list and project close-out.
  • Other duties as required.
  • These duties may be changed as Lakehead Roofing Management deem appropriate.
  • Analyze drawings and specifications
  • Understand contractual terms and conditions

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Required:

  • Provide exceptional customer service. Must maintain professionalism and a positive service attitude.
  • Read and analyze plans and specifications.
  • Technical understanding of the products and installation procedures.
    • Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops (as approved by your immediate supervisor or designate; reviewing technical publications related to current processes or future processes as deemed appropriate by your immediate supervisor or designate.
  • Microsoft Office, CAD/CAD light or other drawing software.
  • Basic contract knowledge.
  • Understanding of performance metrics of estimating team.
  • Understanding of production and production metrics of field teams.
  • Problem solving/analysis and collaboration skills.
  • Manage Company and customer demands.
  • Technical and mathematical capacity.
  • Excellent research skills and detail orientated. Sharp listening skills and a critical thinker.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team environment and as an individual.
  • Present an attitude of professionalism, honesty and integrity.
  • Confident and personable. Ability to self-motivate with an excellent sense of personal accountability.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
  • Exceptional problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Valid Drivers Licence.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
Please email your resume to referencing the Project Manager in the subject field.

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Joe Brescia
Position Title:
Company Name:
 Lakehead Roofing & Metal Cladding Ltd.
 1190 Russell St.
 Thunder Bay
Postal Code:
 P7B 5N2
Web Address: