Who we are looking for

The Vancouver Housing Authority is seeking an experienced project manager with a strong knowledge of architecture and construction to join our Development Department. This position will require professional working relationships with various entities; including affiliated non-profits, A/E consultants, and general contractors. The projects will range from small renovations of our existing housing portfolio, to large-scale ground up developments of new affordable housing. Creative thinking and clear, effective communication skills are key to succeeding in this position.

What you’ll do

  • Manage all phases of design and construction of new multifamily construction and/or renovation projects from programming through closeout.
  • Review design documents for completeness and quality control.
  • Serve as liaison with general contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, federal, state and local agencies, as appropriate.
  • Review and administer requirements of project contractual documents.
  • Attend construction site meetings and observe / report on conditions and progress.
  • Monitor project and construction budgets and schedules.
  • Research and approve change order requests.
  • Participate and act in a manner that creates trust and builds working relationships, promoting teamwork and collaboration in the work environment.