Civil Construction Project Manager

The Project Manager is responsible for managing and overseeing construction projects from start to finish; providing direction, and guidance to supervisors, technical staff, subcontractors, and labourers to ensure projects are safe and productive.

In this role you will be responsible for cost controls, productivity, financial reporting, resolution of contractual issues, subcontractors and supplier relations, communication, and payment for work completed.

Why work for us?

  • Comprehensive health coverage plan that includes medical, dental and vision
  • Life insurance and disability
  • Company vehicle
  • Company paid cell phone and laptop
  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
  • Company and community involvement events
  • Annual Bonus, matching RRSP contribution plan

Key Duties:

  • Manage, Schedule, organize, and provide technical support to various construction projects in accordance with OHSA, Fowler H&S policies and project requirements.
  • Ensure projects are managed safely and documentation of all safety initiatives is done in a timely manner.
  • Manage the profitability of each job by ensuring cost management and crew productivity.
  • Successfully meet and manage project deadlines and requirements.
  • Manage, direct, and monitor overall performance of your project ensuring efficiency, high quality, service, and profitability for Fowler; reporting of the same will be required to senior management.
  • Liaise and negotiate with onsite inspectors, owners’ representatives, enforcement offices and the public.
  • Manage the project team to ensure all work is in accordance with contract specifications, drawings, and budget.
  • Responsible for ensuring that daily diary and paperwork is prepared accurately and submitted as required.
  • Manage positive working relationships with your team of Fowler employees. Actively work to educate, develop, and provide feedback to support your teams’ growth and development.


  • 5+ years of experience working as a Project Manager on Municipal, Ministry, or private highway/road infrastructure projects. Structural construction experience is considered an asset.
  • Bachelor of Engineering Degree is considered an asset.
  • Exceptional organization skills: the ability to multitask, prioritize, and meet competing deadlines.
  • Exceptional communication skills –negotiating, relationship building, conflict resolution, leadership.
  • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Sitedocs).

Work Conditions:

  • Travel to various sites will be required.
  • Indoor and outdoor environments; and various weather conditions.

Wage is commensurate with experience.

Fowler Construction Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to meeting its obligations under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. (AODA). Questions regarding collection of information, or accommodation should be directed to Human Resources.


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company car
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Bracebridge, ON P1L 0H7: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • civil construction project management: 5 years (preferred)


  • driver's license (required)

Work Location: In person