Senior Project Manager

Located in Vancouver, British Columbia


The Pederson Group has been retained by GUNN Consultants to conduct a search for a Senior Project Manager to join their team in Vancouver, BC! 

For more than four decades, GUNN Consultants has been a leading provider of vertical transportation services, such as elevators, escalators, moving walks, and other methods of vertical transportation, across various sectors, including commercial, retail, residential, healthcare and more. With a track record consisting of over 5,000 successful projects completed, GUNN Consultants is a trusted leader in the industry amongst developers, property managers, and architects within North America. Their impressive portfolio is a testament to their expertise and unwavering commitment to providing innovative solutions for challenges that cannot be resolved through conventional methods.

We are looking for a self-motivated and solutions-driven Senior Project Manager to join Gunn Consulting’s project management team. As the Senior Project Manager, you will be the primary point of contact for clients and oversee day-to-day project activities. 


  • Manage and oversee daily project management to ensure effective project completion.

  • Organize and lead meetings with the client, architect, and construction teams. 

  • Communicate with architects and developers to ensure the design conforms to building usage and requirements.

  • Facilitate meetings and coordination with the internal design team and project personnel. 

  • Oversee design, traffic calculations, and specifications prepared by the internal Design Team.

  • Complete bid review, contract review, contract preparation and bid negotiation.

  • Determine project schedule by studying the project plan and specifications while calculating time requirements and sequencing project elements.

  • Maintain project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities and resolving issues.

  • Review architectural drawings for code compliance and equipment configurations.

  • Complete field reviews and site inspections of elevator and escalator equipment.

  • Complete reports, letters, faxes, transmittals, etc. 

  • Some travel to project locations will be required.

  • Business development and other duties as required.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor of Science in Engineering is required.

  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of experience in the construction industry. 

  • EIT, CET, or P.Eng. designation is not required but would be an asset.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Designation is considered an asset.

  • Proven experience with project coordination and management involving multiple stakeholders.

  • Proficient with computers and Microsoft Office programs including Office, Microsoft Project, MS Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.

  • Knowledge of elevator and escalator installation, maintenance, and upgrade is considered an asset.

  • Experience with CAD/Drawing is considered an asset.

  • Strong attention to detail (i.e. recognizing written errors and reviewing documents for accuracy and consistency).

  • Exhibit a strong balance of engineering principles and business acumen.

  • Deadline driven and solution focused.

  • Ready to speak up to ensure procedures are followed.

  • Natural curiosity for processes and how things connect.

  • Knowledge of mechanical equipment.

  • Self-employment experience is considered an asset.

What The Company Offers You:

  • Extensive health insurance plan.

  • Competitive salary

  • Comprehensive benefits package.

  • Positive, dynamic and diverse workplace with room for vertical growth and development.

  • Hybrid working model available for most roles.

  • Healthy lifestyle and exercise facilities are available.

  • Work with a company that highly values its employees and fosters a collaborative, supportive team environment!

Apply or Learn More:

Interested in this opportunity? Apply now by submitting your application above. 

To learn more about the opportunity, contact Justis Pederson at +1 204-414-0754 or [email protected]!

We are looking forward to hearing from you!