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Job Number:  58525
Manager, Project Planning
Job Posted: Thursday, 24 October 2019
Closing Date: Friday, 22 November 2019
(in 10 days)
BC Housing
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Burnaby Salary: (not entered)


Job ID:  3251


Location:  BURNABY , BC








Reporting to the Senior Manager, Capital Planning, the Manager, Project Planning manages the prioritization and planning of multi-year projects, creating project scopes and plans for the renewal of the provincial social housing stock. The incumbent develops and maintains the Provincial Priority List. The Manager ensures that the Provincial Priority List is reflective of the most critical needs of the housing stock and that its implementation will enable the stock’s long-term sustainability while achieving government and corporate objectives for condition, health and safety and energy use. The incumbent facilitates an assessment program of the social housing stock, ensuring that building condition data is current and accurate.




The successful candidate will have the following:




  • Applied technology degree in architecture, engineering, building technology or related field from a recognized technical college or university.
  • Considerable experience in capital planning with responsibility for multiple real estate assets in the public sector, including experience associated with the financial management of capital infrastructure or comparable areas of responsibility, including annual budgetary planning.

Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience acceptable to the Employer.




  • Considerable knowledge of capital planning strategies, models, practices and techniques.
  • Considerable knowledge of the strategies and practices pertaining to the planning, design, construction and renovation of multiple unit residential design.
  • Considerable knowledge and understanding of building codes, building design, and principles and practices related to the construction, development, remediation and renovation of multi-unit residential buildings.
  • Working knowledge of program and project management with respect to managing significant assessment, repair and renovation construction projects.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of BC Housing’s programs and operating requirements.
  • Working knowledge of project and contract management practices.
  • Ability to develop cash flows and budgets and plan and coordinate the implementation of program activities, analyze and solve issues and make timely decisions.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, coordinate work with others and adapt to changing priorities
  • Ability to communicate and relate effectively with contracted services, association representatives, other government agencies (local and provincial) and the public.
  • Ability to lead, coach and motivate staff in a team settingand provide direction to contracted consultants
  • Well-developed supervisory, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Well-developed negotiation, conflicet resolution, problem solving and project management skills.
  • Intermediate level skills in relevant softwre applications applicable to the work


How to Apply:


Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications and competencies.  To be considered for this competition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position.  This information will be used as part of the selection process.

Your cover letter and resume should be submitted as one document in your profile when applying for this position. Please add your cover letter to your resume and submit both documents as your resume.




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As part of the application process, you will be prompted to fill out a questionnaire which must be completed in order for your application to be considered. Please allot up to 5 minutes to fill it out after submitting your resume and cover letter as one single document.


Only applications submitted using the Online Recruitment System at www.bchousing.org/careers will be accepted


If you are passionate about what you do and want to use your expertise to engage in a meaningful and challenging work, please apply to join our team today at www.bchousing.org/careers


We didn’t become one of BC’s Top Employers and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers without a lot of thought, care and consideration for our team and environment. Our supportive and collaborative workplace balances engaging and challenging work with personal development and wellness initiatives.


Apply Now : www.bchousing.org/careers


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