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Metrolinx Junior Project Coordinator, Corridor – LSE Infrastructure Full Time in Street, ON

Metrolinx

Branch Street ON CA

Position:
Junior Project Coordinator, Corridor – LSE Infrastructure
Location:
Street, ON

Administering consulting agreements and construction contracts for the maintenance, rehabilitation and expansion of Metrolinx facilities….

Junior Project Coordinator, Corridor – LSE Infrastructure – (COR0038) Employee Status : Regular Office Name : 20 Bay Street

JUNIOR PROJECT COORDINATOR – LAKESHORE EAST INFRASTRUCTURE

Start Rate $33.64 per hour (Non-Negotiable)

$33.64 – $42.59 per hour (ATU Bargaining Unit)

Metrolinx is an agency of the Government of Ontario and our goal is to create a transportation network that enhances the prosperity, sustainability and quality of life for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. We lead planning in the region with a Regional Transportation Plan that guides the work and investments of the organization. This includes building light transit, bus rapid transit and Regional Express Rail, as well as operating GO Transit, UP Express and PRESTO.

Our Capital Projects Group, Lakeshore East Infrastructure office is seeking 2 Junior Project Coordinators to work closely with Project Coordinators, assisting them with day-to-day activities through various stages of project design and construction in support of new and ongoing Regional Express Rail construction programs on the Lakeshore East corridor.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating small projects through all stages of design and construction in terms of function, quality, budget, schedule and approvals in co-ordination with external and internal authorities.
  • Administering consulting agreements and construction contracts for the maintenance, rehabilitation and expansion of Metrolinx facilities.
  • Identifying and recommending physical infrastructure projects with respect to rehabilitation of all Metrolinx facilities and coordinating the implementation of approved projects
  • Forecasts, monitors and reports all capital project expenditures such as consultant fees, purchase orders, construction contracts and change orders
  • Coordinate engineering consultant services for the preliminary design and execution of infrastructure projects for new construction and upgrades to Railway, Stations, Parking, Track and Signal   infrastructure and to ensure compliance with GO Transit standards and policies, Regulated Railway Standards, Transport Canada regulations and guidelines, AREMA practices, the Railway Safety Act and internal and external stakeholder requirements.
  • Prepares, coordinates and submits tender document specifications for construction and consultant contracts for submission to Procurement and Contract Services for tendering.
  • Ensures proper acceptance and commissioning of completed smaller-scale projects for hand over to the user group.
  • Prepares performance evaluations for consultants and contractors and prepares project post-evaluation reports including project cost analyses.
  • Research and participate in the development of industry construction and design standards, procedures, and best practices to ensure continuous improved services, physical infrastructure and safety.

 

    Qualifications  

  • Community college diploma in Civil Engineering Technology, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience providing a thorough knowledge of the theories and practices of engineering/architecture.
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience related to the design and construction of transit facilities, interpreting and applying contract plans and specifications and co-ordinating contracted engineering projects.
  • Good knowledge of project management, including cost control, scheduling, codes, standards, specifications, corporate policies and procedures, and applicable contract legislation with an understanding of Railway Rules and Regulations and Safety & Operating procedures.
  • Good written and oral communication skills, ability to work independently, strong interpersonal and negotiation skills, and analytical ability.
  • Proficiency in the use of project management software and computer applications. 
  • Must have a valid Ontario “G” Driver’s Licence and successfully complete environmental, safety and any other training and certification required by corporate policy.

 

To apply for this position, please submit your resume online, no later than January 21, 2018.

 

Please be advised, Metrolinx uses email to communicate with their applicants for open job competitions. It is the applicant’s responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence via email (i.e. testing bookings, interview dates), it is imperative that applicants check their email regularly. If we do not hear back from applicants, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the Job Competition and your application will be removed from the Competition. Please be advised that a Criminal Record Search may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be misleading, inaccurate or incorrect, Metrolinx reserves the right to discontinue with the consideration of your application.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.  Accommodation will be provided throughout the hiring process, as required.

 

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER   
www.metrolinx.com 

 

  Closing Date (Period for Applying) – External

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: New York, NY, US
Posted on: 2018-01-11
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