Co-op Project Coordinator - Newcastle, ON

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NAC - Building on CareersNorth America Construction (1993) Ltd., - NAC Constructors Ltd. (NAC) is Canada’s leading multi-trade builder and provides true Master Builder services to the civil, municipal and energy biofuel marketplaces. The depth of our resources is evident in the variety of projects we construct. From water filtration to wastewater treatment; dams to ethanol; we build it all…and more! The contagious energy and excitement within NAC creates a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities for individuals to achieve their goals.

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Co-op Project Coordinator - Newcastle, ON

NAC is currently seeking a Project Coordinator Co-op student (8 month or longer) for our Water Supply Plant project in Newcastle, ON. Students enrolled in a registered co-op program, Construction Management or Civil Engineering, are encouraged to apply. Housing may be provided for qualified individuals. Started date: Jan. 3 '22
Location: 
5 Lakebreeze Drive, Newcastle, ON

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Project Manager, you will provide project coordination support to the project team.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Effectively interact and work with other key NAC jobsite personnel in a team environment
  • Become knowledgeable with NAC Safety Policies and Procedures through participation on site and the HSE Manual
  • Planning and scheduling
  • Contract drawings and specification interpretation
  • Document control
  • Coordinate the contractor’s review of shop drawings and submittals to ensure compliance with contractual requirements
  • Liaise with design firms to assist in the coordination of constructability, questions (RFI process) and the coordination of additional work
  • Assist with project cost budgets and maintain programs to meet projected forecasts
  • Procurement of construction materials, equipment and tools in concurrence with head office support departments

Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a registered co-op program (Construction Management or Civil Engineering program preferred)
  • Some previous construction experience is an asset
  • Eagerness and desire to be part of the NAC team and develop your skills and experience in the construction industry
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word and Outlook) 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail, organizational and problem solving skills
  • The ability to work with minimum supervision
  • The ability to travel with NAC within Canada
  • The ability to work overtime, as required

 

 

NAC Offers:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunities for career growth, development and advancement, including financial assistance
  • Comprehensive benefit plan (dental, vision, health, etc.)
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program
  • Excellent company matched pension plan
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plans
  • Additional time off between Christmas and New Year’s Day
  • Community involvement opportunities
  • Friendly working environment
  • Numerous team activities and various company events

 

NAC is committed to providing equal opportunities for all individuals to achieve their goals. If you feel that you need accommodations during the recruitment and selection process because of illness/disability, please contact Human Resources for further information.