Project Manager - Small Projects


Location: Burnaby, BC, V5G 4X8
Employee Type: full time
Experience: 2 - 5 years
Education: Highschool GED
Travel Required: none


Who We Are:
At Gateway Casinos & Entertainment we know that our remarkable team of 3,000 professionals in nine casinos and three community gaming centers is what makes us stand out in the Canadian Gaming and Hospitality industry.
We hire great people for their professionalism and passion for exceptional customer service. By joining one of the largest casino companies in Canada, you will enjoy various career opportunities, a culture of continuous improvement, and the excitement of an environment that embraces diversity, integrity and fun.
Share your passion for people and service! Welcome to Gateway.
Property/Location: Head Office, Burnaby
The Position:
This dynamic role calls for an engaged professional with technical expertise, problem solving skills, and leadership skills.
This position will manage the execution of a company renovation and ensure the timely completion of the project. Using your organizational skills you will assist in planning and scope development, monitor the progress of the project, and control the schedule and budget.
Key Responsibilities:
  1. Manages consultant and construction disciplines in ensuring that efficiency, cost effectiveness, timeliness and quality control are achieved through to construction completion.
  2. Directs the design and construction teams to maintain the integrity and quality of the project through ongoing cost reviews, inspections and coordination meetings.
  3. Manages the owner’s schedules and oversees the contractor’s schedules to ensure coordinated and efficient completion of the project.
  4. Assists in establishing the overall project duration, researches in detail the various components and how they interrelate to determine the timeliest program.
  5. Reviews schedule updates and modifies sequences and time frames.
  6. Leads the tendering process to procure owner-supplied equipment including: security and surveillance systems, fixtures, furniture and equipment (FF&E), Audio Visual systems/components, kitchen equipment, etc.
  7. Administers and implements procedures to incorporate all aspects of the project involving the client, consultants, government authorities, contractors and other related parties.
  8. Assists in submissions to the various authorities governing the work.
What You Will Require:
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience as a Project Coordinator or 1 to 2 years’ experience as Project Manager with small commercial projects and/or custom residential
  • Experience with hospitality, restaurant or casino projects is an asset
  • Diploma from a technical institute or degree in Civil Engineering or Architectural Building Science
  • Prior experience with local development and construction projects
  • Ability to liaise with approving authorities, direct design teams and supervise contractors
  • Proficiency with email, Word, Excel, Web browsers and Microsoft Project software
  • Excellent time management, communication and problem solving skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, priorities and deadlines
  • Ability to work successfully in a team environment
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Occasional travel to various Company casino sites (reliable transportation required)
  • Some overtime work and/or work outside of regular day shift hours may be required from time to time

What Is Next:

If this is an opportunity you are interested in and your qualifications match the job described above; please apply electronically and early so that you don't miss this opportunity. This job will remain open and posted on Gateway Careers website until a competitive candidate pool is identified. Gateway is not responsible for the validity of jobs listed on other websites. We appreciate and thank you for your application. Only the most qualified candidates who are legally entitled to work in Canada will be contacted for pre-screening. In the event that you do not hear from us this time around, please feel free to apply for future vacancies.

Gateway is not accepting agency resumes for this position at the moment.




Head Office
,4621 Canada Way, Suite 300

Burnaby, BC V5G 4X8