Project Manager, Property Development

Burnaby, BC Administrative/Professional Full-Time (Regular)


Position at Gateway Casinos Corporate Office, Burnaby

Job Type:  Full-Time

The Gateway to Your Future
As a Project Manager, Property Development, your job will involve taking the lead on new construction and renovation projects. You will be a key leader in keeping all the various components together in a very complex department. You will collaborate with internal stakeholders, architects, designers, general contractors, subcontractors and other business partners; take ownership and manage projects to ensure that they are completed on time and to budget; and to ensure that projects are being delivered to the highest quality.

We Provide

  • Full benefits package for full-time employees
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Exciting, supportive and fun work environment
  • Family and friends discounts on travel, tech, food, beverage, and fitness
  • Development and training opportunities

Key Responsibilities
  • Provides accurate and relevant data on project progress and collaborates with the senior management team and external stakeholders to prepare project planning, budgeting and identification of resources required.
  • Plans all project timelines, phases and milestones, using the appropriate software tools and project management methods.
  • Oversees the total construction effort to ensure projects are proceeding in accordance with design, budget and schedule.
  • Ensures projects are completed in full compliance with guideline and building codes, and meet all health and safety regulations.
  • Manages the tender program, reviews and provides recommendations to the senior management team on all bid summaries.
  • Establishes a project charter for each approved project; establishes and delivers mechanisms for tracking and reporting to stakeholders via a formal communications plan.
  • Assists in the selection and management of any required sub-trades for a project and manages internal or external contractors or trades.
  • Reviews and comments on construction related documents in collaboration with consultants.
  • Tracks and closely monitors all project costs to ensure completion within budget.
  • Conducts project reviews and debriefs in order to identify areas for improvement; makes recommendations based on findings.
  • Authorizes/approves all project purchase requisitions, change requests, etc. as permitted.

What You Bring
  • Technologist or architecture degree or diploma, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Eight years of experience with local large scale development and construction projects, working directly for the owners
  • Strong track record of managing commercial project(s) valued at $10M+ with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Restaurant construction experience is asset
  • SAP experience is an asset
  • Expert level project management experience to manage multiple and various types of projects, priorities and deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team orientation with flexibility and resilience in dealing with a variety of different personalities
  • Proficiency with email, Word, Excel, Web browsers and Project Management software
  • Smart, intelligent, fun, goal oriented and driven by integrity

Why Work With Us?
Gateway celebrates and empowers our team members, who make it all possible. A career at Gateway means working with great people, being recognized for your unique contribution and career advancement opportunities across our 27 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs while working in a dynamic and fun environment. See for yourself what it?s like to be on a team that values your vision, skill and energy.

Get to Know Gateway
Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (?Gateway?) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming and entertainment companies in Canada. Across its 27 gaming properties in British Columbia, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta, Gateway currently employs approximately 8,648 people and boasts approximately 448 table games (including 49 poker tables), 13,887 slots, 85 restaurants and bars and 561 hotel rooms. Gateway is the service provider for the Central, Southwest and North gaming Bundles in Ontario, which includes 11 properties in their portfolio. A multi-pronged growth strategy has seen Gateway diversify and expand its product offering, including developing proprietary casino and restaurant brands, dramatically improving the gaming customer experience while attracting new customers. Some of Gateway's proprietary brands include Match Eatery & Public House, Atlas Steak + Fish and the new Halley's Club. In 2017, Gateway celebrated 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada. Further information is available at

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