Job: Construction Coordinator – Water/Wastewater

Title Construction Coordinator – Water/Wastewater
Employer York Region
Application Close Date Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Location Newmarket, Ontario
Date Posted August 11, 2017
Job Information


The Regional Municipality of York
Corporate Services Department
HR Services
17250 Yonge Street
Newmarket, ON  L3Y 6Z1


The Regional Municipality of York Job Posting Alert: Construction Coordinator – Water/Wastewater – Job ID J0817-0379

Organization: York Region
Job Title: Construction Coordinator – Water/Wastewater
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Newmarket, Ontario, Canada


Construction Coordinator – Water/Wastewater

Progressive. Collaborative. Accountable. Draw on your passion. Shape our community. Progressive and collaborative, with a clear, long-term vision. We value employees’ contributions and inspire excellence. We are driven by a desire to help shape and serve the growing community in which we live and work.

Position Purpose
Reporting to the Program Manager, Delivery Implementation, is responsible for the coordination of activities relating to water and wastewater infrastructure construction or rehabilitation and asset management program; inspection of construction activities affecting Regional water and wastewater structures within Region’s easements, properties and road allowances; monitoring assigned construction projects and contractors; ensuring compliance of water and wastewater projects with the approved engineering drawings, codes, regulations, standards, specifications, and policies of the Region.

$43.12 – $46.87 per hour. This is a Union position.

• Successful completion of a three year Community College Diploma Program in Environmental or Civil Engineering Technology.
• Minimum three (3) years’ experience performing inspections related to the construction of linear assets such as sanitary sewers and watermains and experience performing inspections related to the construction of discrete facilities, such as pumping stations, reservoirs and water towers.
• Valid Ontario Class “G” driver’s licence, free of serious offences under the Highway Traffic Act.
• General knowledge of building components involved in the construction of water and wastewater facilities, including HVAC, mechanical process piping, treatment and electrical.
• Knowledge of construction practices relating to infrastructure construction, C.C.T.V. sewer inspection practices and tunnelling construction.
• Familiarity with the use of trenchless technology in the repair and restoration of infrastructure.
• Knowledge and experience in confined space entry with training in confined space awareness, self contained breathing apparatus and fall protection.
• Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self management and accountability, and flexibility/adaptability.
• Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications as well as proficiency with the application of specialized software relevant to the technical specialty.
• Proficiency in mathematical calculations and analysis.
• Demonstrated conflict resolution and negotiation skills to resolve issues and competing interests of various stakeholders.
• Demonstrated ability to use digital cameras and various types of photographic equipment.
• Ability to set priorities with competing demands and meet required deadlines.
• Ability to physically withstand long periods of walking, standing and climbing and work in adverse weather conditions.
• Ability to word outside normal business hours as required.

Scheduled Hours

Scheduled Shifts
0830 – 1630

How to Apply
Please apply on-line by August 23, 2017, quoting competition #21161. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

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