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Project Coordinator – Lethbridge

Title Project Coordinator – Lethbridge
Start Date2021-05-24
LocationLethbridge, AB
Job Information

Whissell Contracting Ltd has established a solid reputation for providing construction solutions in Alberta. We are built on strong core values and take pride in our Team, our dedication to Safety, and excellence in the work we do. For over 5 decades, Whissell’s expertise has focused on deep Underground Utility infrastructure and Earthwork construction services.

Whissell is currently looking for a Project Coordinator to join our Lethbridge team. The successful candidate will display high attention to detail as they assist the Operations Team with various aspects of construction projects. Reporting to the Project Manager, the Project Coordinator will support Whissell’s vision, mission, S.P.I.R.I.T of values, and three daily pillars of Safety, Quality and Efficiency.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Have a thorough knowledge of the plans and specifications of the project
  • Establish and maintain professional relationships with all project stakeholders
  • Emphasize safety as a number one value of Whissell including ensuring that safety policies and safe work methods are implemented at the job site
  • Responsible for tracking actual production quantities and costs and reporting them to the Project Manager
  • Compile productivity factors from field reporting, compare the actual to expected production factors and report back to Superintendents, Foremen, and Project Managers
  • Develop, monitor, update and communicate the schedule progress
  • Oversee all field correspondence/site documentation to the Owner, Engineers, Subcontractors, Vendors, etc.
  • Manage subcontract schedules and monitor quality of work as directed by the Project Manager
  • Compile and track quantities and costs; document, plan revisions, Change Orders and all other paperwork required on the project
  • Ensure compliance and monitor employee compliance with Whissell and local Occupational Health, Safety, and Environment regulations and standards
  • Maintain project files
  • Maintain and foster a clean and organized work environment
  • Additional responsibilities as directed
  • Position is based on a 40-hour workweek, additional hours may be required during peak construction months.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Completion of post-secondary program, focused on construction is preferred
  • Experience coordinating projects within the underground utility and construction industry
  • CET or EIT designation is preferred
  • Self-motivated with strong time management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft suite is required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What We Offer You:

  • Competitive wage depending on experience
  • Excellent Health and Dental benefit plan
  • Amazing Professional and Career development opportunities
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Wonderful team, Whissell is Family owned and operated, you are not just a number, you are family

Apply now to become part of a driven team!

PLEASE NOTE: All Whissell employees are required to pass a Pre-Employment Drug & Alcohol Test and provide a valid Driver’s Abstract (no more than three months old) prior to starting work.

Overtime may be required during peak months.

To apply, please submit your resume and driver’s abstract to with the subject line: Project Coordinator – Lethbridge

Whissell would like to thank all applicants for their submissions, however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

No agencies please.

COVID – 19 Considerations

Employees expected and required to follow all safety and PPE measures, including the outlined use of masks or face coverings and maintaining physical distancing of 2 meters. Whissell evaluates these requirements regularly and follows the recommendation by health authorities and we adjust the requirements as needed.

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