Bird Construction is a leading general contractor in Canada with a long history of service that has offices from
coast to coast. Bird’s clients include leading firms in the commercial, institutional, retail, multi-tenant residential,
industrial, mining, water and wastewater, energy and civil sectors. Today, Bird is a publicly traded corporation
with employees forming a significant shareholder group. This enhances the degree to which employees at all
levels commit to their clients. A hands-on approach to the business has given Bird an edge in being able to
make decisions quickly and to adapt to the requirements of their clients.
ALBERTA COMMERCIAL - CALGARY
As a member of the project team, you will work closely with our Project Managers and Site Superintendents to ensure project plan administration supports the execution of field operations.
Assist with construction projects including liaison with Architects, Consulting Engineers, Subcontractors and Owners
Assist with preparation and execution of overall work plan and schedule
Review and process shop drawings
Prepare cost estimates for change order and audit purposes
Price site instructions, work orders and change notices
Prepare monthly progress application and expedite payment
Provide document turnover to client at completion of project
Resolve deficiencies in a timely manner
Utilize the VDC model in project meetings.
Track and monitor As-Built models versus site conditions.
Provide other technical office support as required by the Production staff
Assist with maintenance of project files and preparation of reports
Attend job site subcontractor and safety meetings
Successful candidates should have a Civil Engineering or Certified Engineering Technology degree/diploma along with related experience in a construction environment
A minimum of 3 years Commercial and Institutional construction experience is required
Knowledge working under a Construction Management contract format is an asset
Ability to use VDC and BIM process.
Motivated and confident with excellent verbal and written English communication skills
Highly organized, excellent time management skills and able to multi-task
Ability to meet job demands and deadlines
Work well with others in a team environment and contribute to the team