Project Coordinator

Project Coordinator

Position: Project Coordinator – Commercial Construction
Branch Location: Red Deer, Alberta

Posting Date: July 4, 2022

Scott Builders Inc. is seeking an energetic, motivated and deadline driven Project Coordinators responsible for providing construction and administrative support for our pre-construction team and our projects team for a variety of build types and markets.

About Us:
Scott Builders Inc. specializes in total construction services, offering a single point of contact for every phase of a project. Established in 1971, Scott Builders is a leading design/build commercial contractor which allows us to be creative and create great workplaces for our clients. Check out our website www.scottbuilders.com to see some of the amazing projects we have been fortunate to build and bring to life for our clients.

Job Summary:
Working collaboratively with project teams in a strong team environment, the successful candidate will be responsible for project administration activities, including cost control, schedule control and change order administration under the direction and support of the Project Manager(s) and has ownership of project documentation and reporting. The Project Coordinator assists Project Manager(s) with the preparation and execution of the work plan, construction schedule and coordination of manpower, material and equipment needs.

JOB Requirements:
• Post-Secondary Degree/Diploma in Engineering or Construction Management or related discipline (equivalent of education and experience may be considered)
• 3+ years of experience as a Project Coordinator or related position in commercial construction industry
• Experience working on multiple projects with multiple teams
• A solid understanding of construction and safety practices and ability to read blueprints, schematics, field drawings and plans
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Procore and applicable project management software
• Knowledge of Alberta’s Building Codes, Municipal zoning and land use bylaws and permitting procedures, as well as local and provincial regulations and legislation as it pertains to construction, safety and employment
• Strong understanding of project management processes
• Ability to communicate effectively with various individuals/stakeholders (written and verbal)
• Strong organizational skills utilizing time management techniques to meet commitments
• Ability to adapt and respond to changing needs and effectively troubleshoot and resolve problems/issues as they arise
• Strong interpersonal skills with ability to build rapport and strong relationships, committed to providing a high level of customer service
• Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
• Flexibility in working periods of overtime and travel to sites on occasion
• Demonstrated commitment and adherence to safety practices
• Must be eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship

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Scott Builders Inc. is an employee owned, leading Design-Build Construction Management firm based in Alberta, with projects throughout Western Canada.

Our success has been driven by our people! We provide a collaborative work environment, opportunities for development and growth, as well as a comprehensive compensation package including a competitive salary, benefit
and savings plan, and the opportunity to be an owner!

If you would like to join our team, send your resume in confidence to: HR@Scottbuilders.com  We thank everyone for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Manager, Steel Division

Manager, Steel Division

Position: Manager, Steel Division (Expressions of Interest)

Location: Red Deer, Alberta
Posting Date: May 11, 2022

Scott Builders Inc. is seeking a results-driven, motivated individual with an entrepreneurial spirit to direct the business functions of our steel division to achieve divisional and corporate objectives, maintain client relationships and generate new business. Experience working in a commercial construction company with a strong understanding of pre-engineered and conventional steel would be ideal.

About Us:

Scott Builders Inc. specializes in total construction services, offering a single point of contact for every phase of a project. Established in 1971, Scott Builders is an employee owned industry leading Design-Build Construction Management firm based in Alberta, with projects throughout Western Canada. The success in our organization has been driven by our people. We provide an excellent work environment with substantial opportunity for individual growth.

Job Summary:

As the Manager of the steel division, the successful candidate will be responsible for formulating and implementing business strategies and setting goals to achieve corporate objectives. The ideal candidate must have strong business acumen to drive sales, improve revenue, maintain and build strong client relations, and oversee all aspects of business functions for the division. They will have strong management and leadership qualities to hire, support, manage and develop employees, a good understanding of market trends with the ability to generate new business opportunities, exceptional budgeting and finance skills, provide a high level of customer service, the ability to engage with vendors and have a positive influence within the industry.

We are seeking a candidate with demonstrated experience in establishing strong relationships within the team, management and operations through effective communication, collaboration, ability to influence and build trust.

Job Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in business management or related field. Equivalent education and experience may be considered
Minimum 5 years’ experience with progressively more responsibility in commercial construction/steel industry
Demonstrated experience in a supervisory and/or management role
Strong knowledge of operations and business processes (finance, HR, procurement).
Ability to identify key issues and find solutions to overcome them.
Strong understanding of financial management (budgeting, projections, invoicing)
Demonstrated project management skills with ability to create realistic schedules and budgets
Ability to understand and interpret information from a variety of sources, including blueprints, plans and written specifications, in order to select proper materials and the needed amounts for the project
Ability to create, grow and maintain relationships with internal and external clients, vendors and co-workers
Ability to communicate effectively with various individuals/stakeholders through both written and verbal communication means
Self-motivated with strong organizational skills utilizing well-developed time management techniques to meet commitments
Ability to identify risks associated with contract/project documents, adapt and respond to changing needs and effectively troubleshoot and resolve issues as they arise
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment with effective conflict resolution skills
Demonstrated ability to mentor, support, and guide staff
Able to proficiently use a variety of and learn new computerized applications, particularly project management and financial software, spreadsheets and database systems
Flexibility in working periods of overtime and travel to branches/sites on occasion
Must have and maintain a valid provincial drivers license
Must be legally able to work in Canada without sponsorship. We are unable to sponsor employment Visas.

We provide a collaborative work environment, opportunities for development and growth, as well as a comprehensive compensation package including a competitive salary, benefit and savings plan, and the opportunity to be an owner!

If you would like to join our team, send your resume in confidence to: hr@scottbuilders.com  We thank everyone for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Commercial Carpenter

Commercial Carpenter

Position: Commercial Carpenter

Branch Location: Red Deer, Alberta
Project/Job Location: Central Alberta
Posting Date: Ongoing

Scott Builders Inc. requires energetic, motivated, highly skilled Commercial/Industrial Carpenters responsible for performing general construction tasks on a variety of different projects in and around Central Alberta.

About Us:

Scott Builders Inc. specializes in total construction services, offering a single point of contact for every phase of a project. Established in 1971, Scott Builders stands among the leading Design/Build Contractors in Canada. The success in our organization has been driven by our people. We provide an excellent work environment with substantial opportunity for individual growth.

Job Summary:

The successful candidate will have previous experience planning and constructing various types of commercial buildings including wood, steel and concrete with proven ability to operate a variety of heavy equipment.  Ability to read and interpret building plans/blueprints, prepare layouts in accordance to building codes and meet project timelines is critical to the success of this position.  Candidates with experience working in a strong team environment will be given preference.  Demonstrated commitment and adherence to safety practices and company safety programs is of the utmost importance within the Scott Builders team and is an expectation of all employees.

requirements:

To qualify for this position, successful applicants will possess the following requirements:

  • Previous commercial construction experience with a strong understanding of building codes
  • Carpenter trade certification is preferred
  • Competency to operate heavy equipment with appropriate certification tickets
  • Valid drivers’ license
  • Fall Protection certification would be an asset
  • Ability to take and understand direction and work in a team environment
  • Committed to providing strong customer service
  • Ability to pass a drug/alcohol test for employment and pre-access
  • Flexibility in working periods of overtime and out of town

Scott Builders Inc. is an employee owned, leading Design-Build Construction Management firm based in Alberta, with projects throughout Western Canada.  We provide an excellent work environment and a competitive compensation package.

Our success has been driven by the people in our organization and if you would like to join our team, send your resume in confidence to HiringRedDeer@scottbuilders.com

We thank everyone for their interest, however due to the volume of applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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