Project Coordinator Wet Utilities Earthworks Construction (Field Engineer) Vancouver

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Project Coordinator Wet Utilities Earthworks Construction (Field Engineer) Vancouver


Vancouver, BC 

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Must have SOIL EXPERIENCE as listed below OR equivalent

  • Alberta soil experience is NOT a fit for this role

Soil experience is really specific to lower mainland: Sand & gravel, glacial til, soft blue clay, sandstone, rock, fibrous peat, amorphous peat, running sands, marine silts, and all of the above in high ground water situations.

Education: an Engineering Degree or Diploma in Civil or Geotechnical is an asset

  • Review and understand drawings/specifications for all aspects of assigned Work 

  • Determine construction sequence from start to finish to cost effectively and safely construct the Work 

  • Field support in any capacity to facilitate construction well ahead of the Work and during the Work, ensuring 
a continuous and cost-effective workflow 

  • All aspects of project performance during the Work; startup, cost, schedule, change management, quality, 
safety, environmental, client interface, operations and closeout 

  • Schedule and cost, the Project Coordinator is responsible for meeting these targets 

  • Design/Specification/DB Contract detailed review and incorporation into work planning 

  • Start to finish construction sequence planning with Superintendent
  • Detour design/Traffic Management planning with Traffic Manager and/or Detour Designer, ultimately
ensuring traffic/detour plan is in place when needed 

  • Create detailed Workplan packages/binders for Superintendents/Crews 

  • Scheduling; daily, weekly, monthly, ensuring compliance with CP & corrective action regain CP 

  • Submittals: Materials, shop drawings, RFIs, survey requests etc. 

  • Permits/Approvals: Ensure all environmental, archaeological, third party etc. are in place
  • Permanent material takeoff an Subcontractor management
  • Quality control, ensuring crew follows Workplans/ITPs/Checklists
  • Issue and manage subcontract tenders as required, reviewing tender packages and submit
  • Real time project controls such as daily and monthly cost, cost to budget comparisons/reporting, schedule, progress payments and tracking 

  • Take project progress photos, prepare progress reports, assist with health and safety, quality, environmental, quantity measurement and other site documents 

  • Work with foremen and superintendents to ensure accurate completion of daily crew reports
  • One stop shop for all technical issues encountered by crew: existing utility conflicts, grade busts, missing or 
inaccurate design, chance finds etc. 

  • Min of 3 years experience in field-based engineering support of construction (Utility Work, sanitary, sewer, storm, watermain etc.) on a Design-Build highway project in North America 
OR a min of 5 years experience, if that experience is similar to a Design-Build highway project, such as Bid-Build or smaller scale roadworks/utility heavy civil projects in the Lower Mainland 

  • Strong Microsoft Word, Excel, and MS Projects skills is required 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, time management, prioritization, and organizational skills 

  • Strong work ethic - work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines finding solutions to problems 

  • Team player – must value the support of those around them and look for opportunities to help others 

  • Valid BC Drivers License 

This position is located in Vancouver, BC Canada.

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