Construction Coordinator

Contract posted 1 month ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Construction


Merit Services is looking for a Construction Coordinator for our client. The incumbent will coordinate and supervise all aspects of the construction project.


• Assist the Project Superintendent in planning, coordinating, and supervising construction activities including crew and equipment.
• Ensure compliance with the Occupational Health & Safety Act and Regulations for construction projects by implementing the Company’s OH&S management system.
• Maintain and manage plans, specifications, cost, and material estimates, subcontracts, and related reports.
• Establish, monitor, and initiate updates to, construction work schedules.
• Maintain accurate cost control plans by entering daily units of completion and processing timecards and material packing slips for payment and cost control updates.
• Coordinate proper procurement of construction materials ensuring timely delivery and accuracy of purchase orders.
• Expedite progress payment certificates, final payment certificates, and all extra work orders as per contract.
• Calculate all productivity and material yields.
• Arrange and conduct construction field services as required.
• Maintain a diary for each project daily.
• Employees may also be assigned other work as required.


• Civil Engineering Degree or Civil Engineering Technologist or Technician Diploma and related experience.
• Standard 50 hours per week, will be required to work overtime and night shifts based on operational requirements
• Working at a job site, from a construction site trailer.
• Travel to/from/within job site(s)
• Daily exposure to construction environment i.e. heavy equipment, oncoming traffic, inclement weather (heat, cold, rain, etc.)
will coordinate and supervise all aspects of the construction project.
• Valid full-class G driver’s license
• Highly organized, and works effectively with shifting priorities and rapid change
• Effectively examines events, issues and problems to generate optimal solutions promptly.
• Communicates with impact and creates an environment in which people communicate openly and honestly.
• Fosters teamwork and cooperation with a strong ability to work with a highly functional team of experts.
• Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office).