Century Group Construction

Project Assistant


POSTED
15 September 2022


LOCATION
Surrey, BC

BlueCity Construction is Century Group’s construction division, created to deliver high-quality new home products as we launch our Southlands community in Tsawwassen and pursue other opportunities.  BCC will be a recognized leader for quality homes, meticulously planning, and well-built liveable communities.

ROLE SUMMARY

Reporting to the Superintendent, the Project Assistant will assist and support the Site Superintendent in the efficient management of the site office duties. Scope to include managing budgets and project files including but not limited to, report generation, project correspondence, Purchase Orders, Change Orders, and meeting minutes etc. This role will be responsible to perform and coordinate various managerial tasks in a supportive role, along with administrative duties, like maintaining project documentation, updating the schedule and handling financial queries. This role will require excellent time management and communication skills, as you collaborate with stakeholders and internal teams to deliver results per timelines.


KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  1. Responsible for assisting the Superintendent with overall project management

  2. Develops and maintains excellent relationship with sub-trades, suppliers, consultants, BLDG department.

  3. Responsible for managing the change order process, including pricing, negotiating, processing and assessing cost and schedule impact

  4. Coordinating project schedules, resources, equipment and information

  5. Monitor project progress and handle any issues that arise

  6. Administers RFI and shop drawing process

  7. Maintains contractual responsibilities with subcontractors

  8. Involved in all facets of project closeout, including archiving documents, maintenance and warranty manuals, deficiencies and warranty work

  9. Oversight of health & safety standards


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Minimum Grade 12 required, experience in Real Estate, Construction industry in a similar role an asset

Proven work experience as a Project Assistant or in a similar role required.


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • An ability to prepare and interpret, schedules and step-by-step action plans

  • Solid organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management

  • Strong client-facing skills

  • Costing estimating and quantity takeoff

  • Strong teamwork skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-starter, highly motivated and organized and taking initiatives to make improvements

  • Ability to collaborate with the team

  • Strong computer skills and experience having worked with multiple platforms and operating systems including Gsuite (Google Sheets, Docs etc.), MS Project and experience with Procore Project Management platform strongly desired



WE OFFERCompetitive pay, Extended Health & Dental, Group Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, AD&D, Pension Plan, RRSP, Training & Career Development.CG1

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