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The successful candidate will work on challenging and diverse tasks in a construction administration that will require application of technical skills, project delivery, and leadership for construction projects. Specifically, you will be the resident Site Reviewer for an exciting project in a remote northern Manitoba community.
Your Key Responsibilities
Acts as the site liaison between the Architectural and Engineering Design team and the construction works on site. You will be the "eyes and ears" of the design team with their full support throughout the project.
Assists in reviewing projects during construction, monitoring conformance with plans, specifications, and other codes and regulations.
Assists in monitoring the progress of construction activities, ensuring cost, schedule and quality standards are met.
Provides the Project Manager with updates on project progress or delays to client, design professionals, and/or coordinator.
Assists in reviewing the change orders and field orders for reasonableness of pricing and constructability.
Prepares documents and maintains file management of project-related information including, but not limited to, correspondence, reports, and pictures.
Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Ability to work out of remote sites in Northern Manitoba for an extended working schedule.
Basic knowledge of building codes, construction principles, techniques and procedures, occupational hazards and safety precautions.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Confidence to discuss project issues with contractor, project team and clients.
Cooperative, and willing to work efficiently with a team.
Prior work in Indigenous communities would be considered an asset.
Education and Experience
Technical degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and construction experience. Minimum of 2-5 years of experience.
Note that this role will be working in remote areas for extended periods of time. This position will be set to commence in May 2019, and expected to end in October 2020. Benefits will be offered..
Position will work in both a field and office setting. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Must be able to travel to and reside in a remote community for regular intervals and for the duration of the entire project.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
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Job: Construction Inspection
Primary Location: Canada-Manitoba-Winnipeg
Employee Status: Temporary
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Travel: Yes, 100 % of the Time
Req ID: 190001P3