Assistant Construction Manager

Stantec   •  

CA

Industry: Technology

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 37 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Your Opportunity

The Assistant Construction Manager (ACM) shall report to the Construction Manager (CM) and support him/her through the completion of assigned and/or delegated responsibilities. Technical interface for field queries will play a key role for the ACM as well as assisting with cost and budget creation. Activities such as facilitating timely responses to construction issues, while ensuring solutions are shared with other project sites, will be vital.

We are looking to fill this position for opportunities in Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia, and Ontario.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Provide constructability support to the project team from conceptual to design through execution.

  • Provide leadership to the Construction Management Team (CMT).

  • Ensure projects are executed safely and within all regulatory and environmental requirements.

  • Identify and communicate risks to the PMT. Work with the PMT to understand, analyze and manage these risks.

  • Ensure project quality requirements are met.

  • Ensure timely and accurate reporting on all construction aspects of the project.

  • Work with the project costing group to ensure project controls are in place for cost and schedule.

  • Ensure effective field communications and coordination within functional departments.

  • Work with the Project Manager (PM), CM and Client to manage change within the work scope.

  • Review incident reports.

  • Support and comply with Stantec’s Quality Management Nine Point Framework and the Oil and Gas Project Management Framework.

  • Ensure implementation of construction management processes and procedures (specifications, inspection procedures, quality assurance program, materials management program, HSSE requirements, cost and schedule management, etc.).

  • Ensure timely communication and resolution of technical issues that arise during construction with stakeholders and project engineering.

  • Assist in the coordination of inspection infrastructure including issuing and managing field issued purchase orders (PO) needed for site office, site services, communications, etc.

  • Ensure the Senior Construction Coordinator is aware of any unique contract requirements in advance of the Contractor starting construction.

  • Participate in the review of contractor schedules (tis includes “look ahead scheduling” with the contractor to ensure overall project schedules are met).

  • Ensure field construction records are documented and maintained as per Stantec and Owner requirements.

  • Participate in ensuring construction deficiency lists are generated, maintained and followed-up to completion prior to contractor(s) demobilizing from site.

  • Assist in conducting weekly meeting with contractors and field staff to validate schedule progress.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • API 1169 Pipeline Construction Inspector Certification required for all pipeline positions, this is not a requirement when working on pumping stations or terminals.

  • Excellent organizational, strategic, planning and implementing skills.

  • Strong presentation, written, and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly convey information to a variety of audiences.

  • Ability to solve complex problems using sound professional judgment, creativity and innovation.

  • Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

  • Advanced skills in use of Microsoft (MS) Office Suite.

Education and Experience

Post-secondary and/or 10-15 years industry experience equivalent. Minimum of 10 years of construction experience with at least 5 years in a supervisory role. High school & post-secondary education preferred.

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