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Track Protection Position Available

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Seeking Individuals for Track Protection – Hiring Immediately
YOU CAN EARN $100,000+ PER YEAR

Build a long-term career in the Rail Transportation Industry- A career to explore with Metrolinx being our biggest customer!
If you enjoy working outdoors, boots on the ground with an infield presence, this opportunity could be for you.
Join a company that is committed to a safety culture, with a team of Track Protection employees who are passionate and hold high qualities for responsibility which the role requires. We are looking for individuals with the highest level for safety, to lead teams in high pressured and time sensitive operations. Also, individuals with high attention to detail, ability to direct and provide instructions to contractors, and a high-level of awareness for their overall surroundings. The role is very safety sensitive and time critical with a high importance for punctuality.

Compensation and Advantages:
•You can earn up to $100,000+ per year.
•Work is not physical demanding.
•Unionized environment.
•Company paid training, certifications, and cross training program with experienced coaches and trainers.
•Pension and benefits plan.
•PPE work wear allowance.
•Company vehicle (you will require a G license and clean driver’s abstract).
•Paid weekly.
•Work and travel within the GTA. Must be willing to relocate to the GTA, if out of the company’s work scope.

Job Type: Job Types: Full-time, 24/7/365 Type of Work environment with rotational nights and weekends with the potential for days. If you are interested in learning more about the job, please send your resume to Beverly Rampat, Human Resources Coordinator at beverlyrampat@universalrail.com

Covid 19 Vaccination Policies and Resources

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BCA Member, CCPartners recently held a webinar on Covid-19 vaccination policies in the workplace.  You can access the webinar on Youtube by following the link below.  There is also a Q and A session video that immediately followed the webinar.  The link to access that is also included below:

Episode 25: https://youtu.be/IDff_ufFIDA

Episode 25 Q&A: https://youtu.be/8vfQA0NsuKI

Are you looking for resources to create Covid-19 educational material for your employees?  The information contained in the link was curated from the Ministry of Education website that was created for the child care sector.  The educational information on Covid-19 applies to all sectors, not just the child care sector.

Educational Resources

Site Supervisor/Carpenter Position Available

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Job description – Site Supervisor/Carpenter

• Supervises and leads all members of the construction team in completing emergency and reconstruction work, within the time estimated.
• Experience and knowledge with the following; laying of foundations, framing, drywall, flooring, roofing, painting, and the like
• Ensures that communication between Customer and Estimators is streamlined to uphold company integrity and quality assurance.
• Ensures 100% compliance with customer sign off, on work authorization and change orders when required and certificate of completion.
• Completes emergency work tear outs, in accordance with the insurance adjuster guidelines in a safe manner, takes proper moisture readings, documents readings, take pictures of damaged areas, locates and marks on floor plan all damages to all areas, as well as contents. Set up drying equipment properly, and install proper containment from unaffected areas, and contents.
• Emergency: mitigate damages; assist emergency team with placing equipment, extracting under water, cutting drywall, demolishing; building, homes, rooms, and other structures as directed or other duties as assigned.
• Rebuild; engage and assist in repairing, cleaning, painting and decorating walls, floors, ceilings and the like both inside and outside structures and buildings.
• Ensure materials, fellow construction team, and sub-trades arrive on time to the site.
• Make sure all supplier paperwork and labour time sheets have been documented correctly with the proper job name, job number, purchase order numbers and the like, for accurate billing and invoicing process.

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $50,000.00-$90,000.00 per year

Email Resumes to: reception@rfconstruction.com

Designer Estimator Position Available

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JOB DESCRIPTION
DESIGNER ESTIMATOR
If you enjoy working in a fast-paced Waterfront construction environment, we want you to join our dynamic team as a Designer Estimator! The ideal candidate has 5-10 years of relevant and hands on experience within the construction industry and is able to work effectively with all stakeholders (employees, contractors/sub-trades, suppliers, clients, owners).

Responsibilities:
• Design Estimator:
o Prepare work to be accomplished by gathering information and requirements; able to set priorities.
o Prepare project budget by studying drawings; updating specifications; identifying and projecting costs for each project milestone.
o Have a comprehensive understanding of construction materials, methods, tools, equipment, and techniques required to complete required tasks in a safe and responsible manner.
o Provide multiple options for clients during design using working knowledge of CAD design.
o Manage changes to the project scope, schedule and associated costs using appropriate verification techniques.
o Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget and produce accurate estimates with detailed scope of work.
o Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
o Manage the expectations of client and all stakeholders.
o Establish and maintain relationships with vendors and clients; facilitate meetings to brief and clarify specific requirements of each project.
o Delegate project tasks based on other staff members’ strengths, skill sets and experience levels.
o Use and continually develop leadership skills and keep up with the documents and reporting requirements.
• In field/Onsite:
o Read and interpret written instructions, blueprints, and specifications.
o Assist with installing and removing aluminum pipe, floating and tower dock systems when required.
o Assist with installing boat lifts and marine rail systems when required.
o Perform service work as required, adjusting dock heights or alignment.
o Operate various tools and equipment, including chainsaw, winch, drills, and floating devices.
o Maintain standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas.
o Read and interpret installation manuals, site layout drawings, and contract specifications to perform work activities.
o Demonstrate shoreline stewardship with environmental best practices and technical knowledge.
• Communicate effectively in English (verbal and written).

Requirements:
• Degree or diploma in a related field preferred
• 3+ years of experience in Construction Estimating
• Strong attention to detail
• Up to date on Ontario building code and local municipal requirements (Georgian Bay, Muskoka, Simcoe areas)
• Posses 5+ years of hands-on construction experience
• Knowledge of permit application, management, and closure process
• Perform work quickly and efficiently, demanding excellence in quality of work
• Ability to walk, stand, or crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks
• Desire to embrace and use technology
• Valid driver’s license, safe driving record and a boating license
• Well versed with the Occupational Health and Safety Act
• Demonstrated problem-solving and critical-thinking skills
• Demonstrated organizational and time-management skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold
• Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work
• Work on difficult shoreline access, steep embankments

About us
Canadian Waterfront Services, established in 2012, handles all aspects of Waterfront Construction, from permit to project completion. We have become product dealers and certified installers for multiple industry leading systems within our field including the construction of custom cottages, boathouses and accessory buildings, permanent pile and floating dock systems, general steel work, welding and fabrication, shoreline development design and demolition / disposal.

How to Apply
Please forward a resume and covering letter, referencing code “DE-JUL22”, to Jackie Faulkner, at jackie@canadianwaterfrontservices.com.
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Canadian Waterfront Services Limited, is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible work environment. If you require a form of accommodation during the interview process, for reason of disability, please let us know.

 

Cost Estimator Position Available

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Industrial Floor Systems Corp. is a national contractor specializing in Concrete Polishing, Restoration, Epoxy floors and other surface coverings, and is looking for a Cost Estimator to join our growing team. We’re looking for someone with strong sales skills to promote themselves and our services.

Job Duties
• Prepare and/or coordinate the preparation of full cost estimates on conceptual, design-build or general tender work.
• Prepare and maintain a list of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.
• Recommend/reject proposals and negotiate contracts.
• Evaluate and recommend allowances for indirect costs, escalation and contingency.
• Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
• Maintain files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on prices from suppliers through direct contact, sales brochures, price lists, etc.
• Support other department personnel as required which may include preparing estimates for other disciplines.
• Assist Sales Manager and sales team to determine what types of projects to bid on.
• Participate in presentations to management and clients.  May be responsible for “closing the sale”.
• Provide technical assistance in negotiating contracts, change orders, etc. as required.
• Compile foreman’s packages for each job site landed with drawings, specification
• Review with Operations and QC the Schedule, Scope of Work and specifications of the project awarded.
• Perform additional assignments per supervisor’s direction.

Requirements
• University or College diploma in construction/engineering degree, or construction related field.
• 5 + years of experience in cost estimation.
• Ability to use cost-estimating software to prepare cost quotes and bids.
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (excel, word, etc.)
• Must possess a valid driver’s license.
• Proactive in ensuring job knowledge is current.
• Knowledge of safe operation of basic hand and power tools.
• Ability to work in a team environment with minimum supervision.
• Customer focused – respond promptly to customer needs.
• Establish and maintain effective relationships with customers.

Work Conditions
• Use of Personal Protection Equipment may be required (e.g. hard-hat, safety boots, etc.).
• Requires good manual dexterity (hand, hand with arm, two hands) and multi-limb coordination.
• Requires ability to climb ladders for heights of up to 60 feet.
• May be exposed to loud noise.
• Excellent stamina is required.
• Hazards associated with the construction industry.
Core Competencies
• Customer Focused, Accountability & Dependability
• Communication Skills
• Understanding of Surface Preparation & Coating Application Equipment
• Energetic and Motivated
• Ethics, Integrity & Quality
• Teamwork
• Problem Solving & Stress Management

We offer competitive salary plus bonus if sales targets are exceeded, benefits and an incredible work environment.
If you are interested in the position, please submit your resume & cover letter to careers@industrialfloorsystems.com

Office Assistant Position Available

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O’Mahony Concrete Forming

Full time Position – Monday to Friday – Office Hours 8am to 4:30pm

We are a family owned and operated construction company (for over 30 years) located in Midhurst. You can learn more about our companies by visiting our website at www.omahony.ca.

We are looking for an outgoing, positive, motivated, friendly, and experienced office assistant who would like to join our team. This individual should be very organized and have the highest attention to detail. The candidates should be proficient in computer programs like Office including Excel and Word. We are seeking a positive team player who genuinely cares deeply about the quality of their work.

Some of the duties and Responsibilities include:
· Weekly Payroll (including Records of employment)
· Processing accounts payable with attention to detail
· Administer and follow through with safety talks, safety files, and scheduling training needed
· Assist with estimating department including customer correspondence and administrative duties with deadlines and quick turn arounds of quotations.
· Ability to multi-task in an extremely busy work environment under pressure with tight deadlines
· Excellent professional and friendly telephone manner with all external business calls and internal employee inquiries
· Keep office supplies stocked
· Take pride in general appearance and tidiness of the office
· Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality of information is critical.

Qualifications:
· 2 – 3 years administrative experience is an asset
· Accounting knowledge and experience and asset
· Experience with construction health and safety
· Post-secondary education is an asset
· Proficient with technology (like cell phones and computer office programs) an asset
· A working knowledge of Simply Accounting an asset
· Proficient in math
· Self-motivated and effective in a busy environment
· Ability to work independently and with a group
· Reliable and dependable to follow through with all miscellaneous office tasks.
· Exceptional Microsoft Office Skills with a core focus on Excel and Microsoft Word.
· Support administratively the executive managers and owners

We look forward to hearing from you and welcome you to apply by emailing your resume to dave@omahony.ca.

We thank you for your interest. Expected start date: July 12, 2021
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $38,000.00-$45,000.00 per year
Additional pay:
• Bonus pay
Benefits:
• Casual dress
• Dental care
• Life insurance
• On-site parking
Schedule:
• Monday to Friday
COVID-19 considerations:
We are following all local and provincial recommended health and safety guidelines. Including wearing masks
Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)
Experience:
• Administrative: 2 years (preferred)
• Accounting: 2 years (preferred)