Skills Construction Manager near Vancouver (BC)

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a construction manager in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Construction managers (NOC 0711).


People working in this occupation usually apply the following skill set.

  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations
  • Oversee the analysis of data and information
  • Prepare reports
  • Develop and implement quality control programs
  • Direct the purchase of building materials and land acquisitions
  • Plan and manage budgets
  • Select trade subcontractors and co-ordinate their activities
  • Establish and implement policies and procedures for quality control
  • Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements
  • Plan and prepare construction schedules and milestones and monitor progress
  • Prepare and submit construction project budget estimates

Skills and knowledge

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.

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