Project Coordinator

Fraser River Pile & Dredge - New Westminster, BC (30+ days ago)

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Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Inc. (FRPD) is Canada's largest Marine & Infrastructure, Land Foundations and Dredging contractor. The company is privately owned with operations mainly in Western Canada and projects reaching across the country.

FRPD is a growing, award winning company with opportunities for advancement. We focus on the development of talented professionals looking to take advantage of the diverse scope of our many exciting projects and offer a very strong compensation package including a comprehensive benefits package, company paid pension plan, and educational support.


We are seeking an Entry Level Project Coordinator who is career orientated and interested in becoming an expert in our specialized field of marine construction, dredging and land foundations. This permanent position will assist and report directly to the Construction Division Manager and will provide and coordinate all information related to project management.

Key Responsibilities

Assist in the preparation of safe work plan and hazard assessment of the site and trades/work
Ensure job site toolbox talk and site inspections are carried out and submitted as per the health and safety program requirements
Understand client requirements, and assist in estimating the equipment or manpower necessary to carry out the work in an efficient, safe and environmentally friendly manner
Assist project managers in preparing for the project commencement
Ensure material and equipment requisitions are submitted, clearly and are correctly completed
Submit requests and ensure all permits and all permissions are in place prior to the work commencing
Prepare or assist in project related client invoicing and provide supporting documentation where required
Provide ongoing support to Project Managers and Superintendents in various related tasks

Required Skills & Qualifications

Education & Experience

Diploma or Degree in Civil Engineering
Eligible (upon achieving required experience levels) for AScT or P.Eng. registration

Skills, Knowledge & Required Competencies

Ability to read and interpret design drawings and specifications
Strong work ethic and interpersonal skills
Motivated and committed to learning
Ability to survey as needed
Attention to detail and the ability to recognize discrepancies
Strong organizational, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills
Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, Adobe, AutoCAD, Civil 3D)
Must have own vehicle or mode of transportation to and from various work sites

Working Conditions

Ability to travel as required by the project

We offer a top-level compensation package including an industry leading comprehensive benefits package and a company paid pension plan. Come join our growing, award winning company!

This position is challenging, interesting and will be well suited to an individual looking to further expand their existing skill set and build an exciting career within a strong and healthy work environment.

We thank all candidates for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.