Junior Construction Supervisors, Structures

Description
GREATER TORONTO AREA
In Canada, more than 8,000 of our people foster innovation every day because we know that our future world will be vastly different from today. Our reach includes environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources. Through our Future Ready initiative, we bring clarity and vision to some of Canada's most complex challenges and opportunities.
The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We're a Forbes Top Employer in Canada, one of the Corporate Knights' Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned ReNew Canada's Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects . In 2018, LinkedIn ranked us number 7 on their Top Companies list .
At WSP , we see the future more clearly and design for it today - we put innovation, and the highest ethical standards and professionalism at the centre of all we do. Find out what we have to offer.
POSITION DESCRIPTION
WSP is currently seeking Junior Construction Supervisors to join our Building - Structures group, located at offices and construction sites within the GTA. WSP is dedicated to providing our Junior Construction Supervisors with more than just a glimpse into the world of Construction Supervision. Involved in cutting-edge projects which are pivotal to the enhancement and growth of our regional Transportation Infrastructure and built environment, WSP's Construction Supervisors are required to be dedicated to quality and determined to grow their career by developing a reputation for timely delivery of key projects. Working alongside the Senior Construction Supervisor, this is a great opportunity for Junior Construction Supervisors to learn on real-time projects and put themselves in a positive position for career advancement.
RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Be the resident supervisor at the project site, and work independently, under the general direction of the Senior Construction Supervisor;
  • Support the Contract administration, and review site activities to ensure adherence to contract documents;
  • Conduct inspection of construction activities in accordance to the terms of the Construction Contract;
  • Carry out all quality assurance and quality control functions to confirm contractor's adherence to the construction contract documents;
  • Be responsible for tracking the details of change notices to ensure sufficient information is gathered for the completion of as-constructed drawings;
  • Maintain daily inspection reports, document construction activities, record the progress and as-constructed details for the purposes of project closeout;
  • Monitor Contractor's adherence to plans and specifications;
  • Represent WSP and the Client in a professional manner;
  • Provide high quality reports and guidance to the project team & clients, in order to achieve the target business results;
  • Other duties as assigned/required.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • P.Eng or OAA or C.E.T designation, or Accredited Architectural or Building Technologist, licensed to practice in the Province of Ontario is an asset;
  • 5 years' experience
  • Demonstrated experience in construction of transit facilities is an asset;
  • Demonstrated experience in supervising construction sites, safety, field engineering, site work inspections and work progress measurements relevant to the contemplated scope of Services for this Contract;
  • Availability to accommodate shift work;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. .

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).
WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.
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