Business Unit Overview Aecon Water specializes in alternative project delivery (e.g., design-build) as a recognized leader in the management and construction of water and wastewater treatment facilities across Canada.
Originally built from our process mechanical roots in 1898, the water team has now expanded over the years into a diverse group of specialists covering each required discipline.
Company Job Posting Aecon Group Inc. Business Unit Aecon Water Infrastructure Inc. City Comox Province / State British Columbia BC Title Project Coordinator Position Overview Reporting to the Project Manager, Superintendent or designate, the Project Coordinator plays an essential role in project execution.
This dynamic role is focused on assisting project management in developing and maintaining schedules, managing labour, customer relations, engineering, contract management, project controls, change management, etc.
Key Responsibilities Plans and implements an engineering and construction program, including defining the project plan, activities, milestones, and labour requirements
Develops and maintains the project schedule and budget - controls spending
Reads and understands the project contract
Provides status report of project milestones and adjustment to schedules
Identifies changes to the project schedule and its impacts (e.g. contract impact)
Identifies project labour requirements and coordinates labour with appropriate trades and subcontractors
Coordinates preparation and delivery of project deliverables (e.g. design documents, as built drawings, etc.)
Reviews project design for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer contract requirements and related specifications
Coordinates activities relating to technical developments, scheduling and resolving engineering design and test problems
Evaluates and recommends design changes, specifications and drawing releases
Interfaces with customers to provide project status reports and ensure customer needs are met
Provides status and progress reports to customer, project team, and management
Forecast and tracks change orders and scope changes
Assists and monitors safety programs and statistics as required
Writes and reviews purchase specifications and subcontract documents
Active involvement in quality assurance with regards to understating and implementing policies and procedures
Provides estimating and project management back-up as required
Performs such other duties and responsibilities as assigned by his / her supervisor / manager
or acceptable combination of education and previous experience
A minimum of 1-3 years working as a Project Coordinator or equivalent role, ideally in project engineering or heavy construction environment (co-op placement experience will be considered)
Proficient in software related to construction industry as required (e.g. Primavera Scheduling software, AutoCAD, SAP etc.)
Excellent Computer skills including proficiency in MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
Duration of Contract 1.5 years Contract End Date 5 / 31 / 2021 Compensation & Benefits Overview Aecon offers the opportunity to work on challenging, high profile projects and provides competitive compensation and benefits.
Equity Statement Aecon is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility Aecon accommodates. Upon request, Aecon accommodates candidates with disabilities throughout the hiring process.