Senior Project Manager, Commercial

Construction · Edmonton, Alberta
Department Construction
Employment Type Full-Time

ONE Properties (ONE) is seeking a Senior Project Manager, Commercial to join the vibrant, fast-paced construction team in Edmonton, AB.


ONE is a fully integrated real estate company, creating value through activities spanning acquisition, development, property management and asset management. We leverage our expertise across a range of asset classes in commercial and multi-family real estate. Through our offices in Edmonton, Calgary and Toronto, we partner with institutional investors to create master-planned developments incorporating smart growth principles. Visit to learn more about our company.


The Opportunity

Reporting to the VP Commercial Construction, West, the Senior Project Manager, Commercial will be responsible for Effectively managing and overseeing commercial, light industrial and related land servicing and Tenant Improvement projects for the organization. Leading teams of consultants and contractors through the design, permitting and construction phases of multiple retail, industrial warehouse, Build to Suit, and tenant improvement projects. Accountable for the successful performance of the construction team including meetings of financial, schedule, quality and tenant satisfaction objectives.




  • Due diligence support and investigation for prospective land acquisitions
  • Conceptual budget preparation with proforma input
  • Outline specification development
  • Preliminary design and construction scheduling
  • Review and feedback on offers to lease

Design Development

  • Negotiation of consultant contracts
  • Pre-Application Meetings with Local Authorities
  • Managing the development permit design and application process
  • Negotiation of Servicing Agreements with local authorities
  • Managing the building permit design and application process
  • Coordination of landlord and tenant scopes of work


  • Preparation of RFP and Tender Invitations
  • Negotiating contracts with Contractors
  • Change Order Control and Budget updates
  • Managing the Team through the construction phase
  • Budgeting, scheduling and execution of Tenant Improvement contracts
  • Maintenance of the ONE Quality Control Program

Post Construction

  • Deficiency and Warranty Follow up
  • Gathering of Close Out Documents
  • LEED submittals coordination




  • Technical College or University Engineering/Architectural Degree or equivalent experience.


  • Minimum 5 years experience as a Project Manager with a General Contractor on light industrial, or big box retail projects or;
  • Minimum 5 years experience as the Tenant Construction/Development Coordinator with a national retail chain or;
  • Minimum 5 years experience as a Project Manager with a major Architectural firm engaged in light industrial or big box retail design or;
  • Equivalent related experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Strength in communication and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of commercial construction
  • Knowledge of project management
  • Understanding of building systems
  • Basic understanding of business principles
  • LEED experience

Proficiency in the use of computer programs for:

  • Word processing, Microsoft Word
  • Spreadsheets, Microsoft Excel
  • Scheduling, Microsoft Project
  • E-mail, Microsoft Outlook 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required or personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed.

What We Offer

  • Competitive pay and benefits.
  • Opportunities to grow and develop skills in multiple disciplines.
  • Dynamic co-workers who share the same core values and priorities with a strong dedication to teamwork.
  • Customer-service orientation.
  • Expanding company with extensive experience, a positive reputation and commitment to the communities where we operate.


How to Apply

If you have the skills, qualifications and expertise, and want to join our growing team, please submit your resume, cover letter and salary expectations using the following job posting link: or visit the Careers page on our website


This job description is a summary of the key position requirements and is not a comprehensive listing. Additional responsibilities, duties and skills may be required for the position.


Salary for this position will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience.


Incomplete applications will not be considered. Posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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