Wednesday , February 21 2024

Gov of Canada Jobs – Coordinator, Construction Services

Website Government of Canada

Job Description:

The Coordinator, Construction Services, manages and administers medium-complexity construction, professional services and service contracts during construction to ensure compliance with contract requirements. The incumbent engages in daily discussions and negotiations with contractors, consultants and the Client-Partners about quality of work, interpretation of contract documents, scope changes, progress claim reviews and other issues. The incumbent addresses contract management risks within delegated authority, complies with service line requirements, and integrates activities with site teams and other service lines.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with other service lines and site teams, as required
  • Liaise with Client-Partner representatives (e.g. on contract-related problems and risks, negotiate and issue change orders)
  • Manage and administer contracts to ensure compliance with contractual requirements and quality specifications
  • Ensure quality standards are met, in line with corporate and Client-Partner expectations
  • Manage contract risks
  • Coordinate and solve day-to-day contractual problems
  • Maintain site activity records (e.g. photos, activity reports), as required
  • Monitor and control schedules
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships within DCC, and with industry, the Client-Partners and/or stakeholders

Job Requirements:

  • Provide functional advice and guidance to employees and to Client-Partners
  • Project, contract and risk management principles
  • Construction products and materials
  • Knowledge of French is an asset
  • Typical construction site environment; incumbent is required to wear basic safety equipment
  • Apply project, contract and risk management techniques to construction and consultant contracts
  • Some work may be in a typical office environment with occasional travel
  • Use applicable computer software and operating systems
  • Experience in energy saving, experience in regulation, experience in estimation is an asset
  • Best practices, methods, trends and legislation in construction
  • Interpret drawings and specifications
  • Health and safety management

Qualification & Experience:

  • Certification in applicable field (e.g. Certified Engineering Technologiest)
  • College diploma in engineering, applied science or related field with four years’ relevant experience, or the equivalent

Job Details:

Company: Government of Canada

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Ottawa, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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