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Project Manager {McNally}

McNally Contractors (2011) Ltd.31.08.22

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  • An opportunity to join a company that helps shape Alberta's infrastructure 
  • Be rewarded with a competitive hourly wage plus full benefits
  • Lead projects that are essential in the growth of communities

About the Opportunity

Job ID: 4-MCL0662211


Currently, MCL is looking for a full-time Project Manager based in Lethbridge, Alberta, who will provide overall support for construction projects within the City of Lethbridge and the surrounding area. Primary responsibilities will include project management, establishing preliminary construction schedules, procurement of materials, and coordinating subcontractors. Extended responsibilities will consist of accurate and timely preparation of progress estimates, job costing, and surveying.

Reporting to the Construction Manager, your responsibilities and developing scopes of work include, but not limited to:

  • Develop a project plan for each approved project, defining project goals, objectives, risks, assumptions, staffing levels, roles & responsibilities.
  • Develop preliminary construction schedules and other project schedules.
  • Read and interpret project plans and specifications to procure materials that match job specifications.
  • Supervise construction projects to ensure they follow planned estimates.
  • Coordinate with subcontractors.
  • Support and assist with the delivery of estimates that are timely, accurately, well thought out, to ensure success on bidding and award of projects.
  • Review tender specifications and drawings.
  • Support field crews to ensure projects are delivered in a safe, efficient, timely and cost-effective manner
  • Provide on-going communication with internal team, direct supervisor, field crews and clients on all phases of project construction
  • Actively engage in the company’s culture of Safety Excellence.

About You

To qualify, you will need to have at least 5 years of experience supervising/project management or a combination of related field experience.

In addition, we also require the following:

  • Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.) or Civil Engineer (EIT minimum) designation preferred with a Civil background preferred; however, a combination of relevant education and heavy construction experience will be considered
  • Manage projects throughout Lifecycle from estimating, pre-construction to FAC
  • Competent at reading and interpreting plans and specifications
  • Experience supervising a construction crew using a collaborative and results oriented approach
  • Microsoft Office proficiency (Excel, Word)


Moreover, it would be considered an asset if you had:

  • Survey experience, considered an asset
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification or the intent to pursue certification, considered an asset
  • Experience with an ERP system, ViewPoint / MS D365 Software, Construction bidding software (InEight), considered an asset.


To succeed in this role, it is crucial that you are able to communicate clearly and effectively when managing any project or team, strategic thinking in handling unpredictable situations, excellent attention to detail, and strong communication skills.

About the Benefits

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a highly competitive hourly wage, evaluated on skills, knowledge, and experience, as well as excellent benefits that include:

  • 100% company paid health, dental, and prescription coverage
  • Employer-contributed RRSPs
  • A supplied vehicle or generous vehicle allowance
  • Relocation assistance for the successful candidate outside of Lethbridge
  • An opportunity for lucrative overtime hours during peak construction season
  • Access to MCL's extensive Learning & Development courses and industry-leading training programs
  • Endless potential for growth through MCL and Volker Stevin's group of companies
  • A chance to build infrastructure that serves Lethbridge and Alberta
  • And many more!


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If you're ready to challenge yourself and join a growing company with a tight-knit and supportive team culture, submit your application below! 

How to Apply

Please submit application/resume to McNally Contractors (2011) Ltd., referencing the Job ID: 4-MCL0662211


Email: Careers@volkerstevin.ca

Website: see online application button below
Fax: 403-328-3509


While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview

Our company

McNally is a civil construction company whose primary business includes Roadworks, Aggregates & Crushing, Deep Utility Installation, Asphalt Manufacturing & Concrete Curbs & Sidewalks.McNally is a well managed, safety oriented, reputable contractor with nonunion operations since 1977 in Southern Alberta which offers significant local knowledge. McNally has 100 employees, operates 2 asphalt plants as well as several aggregate pits in the Lethbridge region, and has secured long term aggregate sources for the manufacture of asphalt.