Construction Coordinator

The future you want is within reach.

 

At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We're a community of builders committed to building better communities. That's why we're always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what's next in our industry.

 

We're also looking at what's next for you and how we can help you build a career you're proud of. Our Canadian Industrial sector of PCL, services the oil and gas, petrochemical, mining power, alternate energy, and pulp and paper industries throughout North America. From propelling emergency vehicles, heating recreation centers, and producing electricity for local schools; the projects we build are fundamental to the communities in which we live.

 

Here's how a(n) Construction Coordinator for our Edmonton Melloy office contributes to our team:

Responsibilities

  • Conducts detailed analysis of contract documents (client scope documents, drawings, specifications, standards) and jurisdictional requirements for large and complex projects.
  • Actively works with estimating to review tender packages and subcontracts. Communicates gaps / missing information.
  • Evaluation of vendors quality programs and verifying compliance to clients AML list.
  • Participates in reviews of vendors/subcontractors quotations for compliance with scope, relevant codes, specifications, and standards.
  • Identifies and participates in resolving technical issues. Includes developing appropriate RFI’s.
  • Documents all information relating to the estimate and archives and organizes such information to transfer to the project team upon successful award.
  • Consistently consults with designers/engineers when reviewing drawings and suggests value-added or alternative construction methods or materials.
  • Actively works with project team to review requisitions. Communicates gaps / missing information.
  • Mentor’s others, including students/interns.
  • Stays current with industry practices and technologies and seeks new and innovative construction methods and processes.
  • Prepares for and participates in internal/external compliance audits as required.

Qualifications

  • Construction trade certification with equivalent experience, or post-secondary diploma or degree in construction management or engineering preferred.
  • 8-10 years of experience in construction in an operational, engineering, estimating or quality role preferred.
  • General construction knowledge; understanding specifications, drawings, quality requirements, materials, and standards.
  • Working knowledge of all codes related to the construction industry (e.g., ASME Section II, ASME Section VIII, ASME B31).
  • Basic knowledge of commonly used construction materials.
  • Ability to apply intermediate engineering/problem-solving principles to construction challenges.
  • Intermediate planning, organizational, and time management skills with the ability to multitask, and prioritize own work.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent recordkeeping skills.
  • Basic understanding of supply chain process, project life cycle, materials management best practices, and risk.
  • Strong verbal and written (expression and comprehension) communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, and diplomatically.
  • Demonstrates strong understanding and the application of critical thinking skills in the following areas: 
    • problem solving
    • judgement and decision making
    • job task planning and organizing
    • finding information
    • significant use of memory
  • Demonstrates leadership, identifies areas for change, works with others to solve problems, develops others, and holds themselves and others accountable.
  • Strong computer literacy; experience with relevant tools and technology (software and hardware); will be key user of programs and may be required to train and coach others.

PCL is an innovative, employee-owned company comprised of people who find passion in their profession and take pride in doing great work every day. Our work powers the infrastructure and utilities that are essential to daily life and our projects are the scene of vacations, careers, education and healing. We are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for because we are committed to supporting and developing our teams.

The PCL Companies celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating equitable opportunities and an inclusive environment for all employees and applicants. We make employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or veteran status.

PCL combines numerous pay and benefit strategies to provide a comprehensive and competitive total rewards package. Any salary range displayed by a job board is an estimate. Your salary, which considers your unique qualifications and experience, is just one component of the robust total rewards you'll enjoy at PCL. This may include an employee share purchase offering, discretionary annual performance bonus, comprehensive benefits and wellness programs, retirement plan plus matching, and career development programs.

Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us at careers@pcl.com with the position and location you are interested in.

Together, we can build success and a better future. Let’s get started!

 

Employee Status: Regular Full-Time   

Company: Melloy Industrial Services Inc 

Primary Location: Nisku, Alberta (Melloy) 

Job: Construction Coordinator

Requisition: 2461