Thursday, August 20th 2020

COVID-19 Company MEMO

Our number one priority is your health and safety!

Unitech Construction Management is committed to operating and serving our clients, staff, and community based on the guidelines issued by the federal, provincial, and the Heath authorities.

With the help of the BCCSA, WorkSafe, and the World Health organization, we were able to establish site-specific protocols to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. This includes but is not limited to daily temperature checks, social distancing, face masks, hand wash stations, and informational posters. Unitech is also committed to keeping open communication with its clients, staff, and community.

If you are experiencing a fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, we do ask that you seek medical attention and do not enter the Unitech office or site locations.

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Wednesday, May 13th 2020

Communication Protocols During Crisis Discussion between Kevin Armstrong and Rick Boates

Keving Armstrong, TAB Facilitator and Traction implementer recently sat down wiht Rick Boates, President and CEO of Unitech Construction Management who is leveraging the EOS model to develop business and personal strategies to successfully navigate Unitech through this time of uncertainty by providing the tools to function remotely; becoming a model for safety protocols in the construction industry; and utilizing EOS tools to stay aligned.

Watch the video interview below.

 


Friday, December 15th 2017

Unitech wins Chamber of Commerce Award

Rick Boates and Brian Parker accepting the Annual Hats Off to Excellence Award"
Rick Boates and Brian Parker accepting the Annual Hats Off to Excellence Award”

On Friday, November 24, 2017 the Delta Chamber of Commerce presented its “Annual Hats Off to Excellence ” award to the Large Business of the Year in Delta.  This year’s recipient was Unitech Construction Management Ltd.  The award was presented to Unitech’s Rick Boates and Brian Parker at the Delta Chamber of Commerce Annual Hats Off Gala held at Tsawwassen Springs Golf and Country Club.

The Delta Chamber of Commerce ANNUAL HATS OFF TO EXCELLENCE AWARDS GALA  has long been considered to be the premiere business event of the year in Delta.  A “Hats Off to Excellence Award” is a high-profile, prestigious accomplishment for Delta businesses, organizations and individuals chosen to receive one.


Monday, September 14th 2015

Senior Project Manager Job Posting

Unitech is looking to add another dedicated, resourceful, intelligent and confident professional to our team of project managers.

At Unitech we are and committed to building trust through clarity and integrity, we are firm, fun and fair team players who provide innovative responses to our projects challenges while striving to mitigate our client’s risk, maximize our client’s value and exceed our client’s expectations.

Through our Collaborative Construction process we continue to expand our opportunities and are seeking construction professionals that share our core values and focus. We offer a positive, supportive working environment in our quality office space, flexible hours, competitive salaries, health benefits, skills development and training benefits, performance and longevity incentives as well as shareholder participation opportunities for our committed construction professionals.

As one of Unitech’s Senior Project Managers you will hold a senior position within the company and be responsible for ALL aspects of your construction projects. You will have 5 + years of experience in a Construction / Project Manager and Estimator role on institutional, commercial, multi-family residential and/or municipal projects. Your resourcefulness, intelligence, confidence and dedication will help ensure our construction projects are delivered in accordance with our client’s goals and priorities. You will be committed to building mutually respectful relationships based on trust through the clarity and integrity of our systems, procedures and project reporting.

Critical Expectations:
1. Complete Project Coordination and Accountability
2. Project Main Point of Contact
3. Ensure a Consistent Delivery of Service
4. Provide all the Services we sell
5. Timely, Complete and Accurate Reporting
6. Maintain project budget
7. Expedite Everything in Coordination with Site Superintendent
8. Keep Things Simple

Daily Tasks:
1. Review all plans, specifications and construction details to ensure construction documents clearly describe the work and that all materials provide the best value and utility for their intended use.
2. Project Budget Development and Analysis
3. Provide Estimating & Scheduling at defined intervals through the project and monitor progress
4. Determine the various trades needed, and prepare scopes of work for trade contract packages, tailor project specification front end to suit each project.
5. Answer queries during the tender period, prepare and distribute Addenda.
6. Attend to formal tender closings, review tenders, and prepare tender summaries and recommendations for Award for Owner’s approval.
7. Tendering Review, Recommendation and Award
8. Prepare trade contracts and administer throughout the project.
9. Source and price construction products, materials and equipment, prepare detailed estimates for all components.
10. Issue Purchase Orders, Contemplated Change Orders, Change Directives and Change Orders as Required
11. Review incoming invoicing daily code to the project budget division, note exceptions and revise as required
12. Review work on site, monitor quality and safety, analyze and resolve field construction problems and discrepancies.
13. Prepare and present monthly Project Reports
14. Site Superintendent Coordination
15. Ongoing Client Liaison
16. Chair and minute regular site meetings.
17. Operating & Maintenance Manual Requirements and Review
18. Conflict and Dispute Resolution

If you are interested in this exciting position with our company please email your resume and cover letter to info@unitechcm.ca with the subject line Senior Project Manager.


Monday, August 10th 2015

Nelson and District Community Pool Upgrade Award

We are pleased to announce the award of the Nelson and District Community Pool Upgrade project

Owner:                Central Kootenay Regional District, Nelson, BC

Completion:       Sept. 2016

Construction Management for an interior and exterior renovation to the aquatics facility at the Nelson and District Community Complex that includes site work, demolition, structural steel, cast in place concrete, tiling of the pool deck, walls and tanks, repair and repointing of masonry, interior and exterior repainting, millwork, interior fittings and finishes as well as upgrades to the pool mechanical, HVAC and electrical systems and lighting.