Job Posting 101292

Project Technologist (Indigenous Asset Management)
BC Housing
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closes in 11 days (Wed, 5 Jun)
full time  •  TBD

PROJECT TECHNOLOGIST (INDIGENOUS ASSET MANAGEMENT):

$67,712.13 - $78,694.16 Annually

POSITION SUMMARY

Reporting to the assigned supervisor, the Project Technologist provides technical and administrative services related to the building and grounds maintenance functions. He/She/They plans and provides corrective and preventative maintenance services, diagnose problems, as well as provides advice and direction to regional staff. The position prepares plans, drawings, and specifications for invitational and public tenders; assists managers in the preparation and monitoring of the annual operating budget and provides technical support to regional staff, and group home operators. The position keeps the Manager or Director informed and recommends appropriate action to resolve problems. The position may monitor the work of inspectors, architects, other consultants and general contractors. The role works in collaboration with Asset Strategies to review facility inspection reports and recommend routine corrective and/or preventative maintenance measures, as well as assists with the longer-range maintenance planning.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

The successful candidate will have the following:

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Diploma from a Building, Engineering or Architectural Technology Program or equivalent education to qualify as an Applied Science Technologist (graduate of an accredited building technology diploma program).
  • Considerable progressive experience as a technologist including experience with contract administration and building inspections. Significant experience with industry standard construction contracts.
  • Considerable training in project management, building envelope principles, industry standards including regulatory requirements, construction contract administration, and recommended construction practices.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience acceptable to the employer.

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Considerable knowledge of the BC Building Code
  • Considerable knowledge of Municipal approval procedures
  • Considerable knowledge in building inspection
  • Strong critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Strong organizational, creative thinking, and innovation skills
  • Ability to read and critique construction drawings and building envelope assessment reports
  • Ability to estimate construction costs for new construction, renovation, and building envelope repair projects
  • Proficiency in use and of MS Office applications and in Construction software
  • Valid BC Driver’s Licence
  • Willingness to travel on Commission business and work periodic evenings and weekends
  • Eligible for designation as an Engineer, Quality Surveyor, Architect, Architectural Technologist, or AScT (Applied Science Technologist) or CET (Certified Engineering Technologist) with Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC (ASTTBC)
  • Criminal Record Check is Required.

 

How to Apply:

Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications and competencies.  To be considered for this competition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position.  This information will be used as part of the selection process.

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If you are passionate about what you do and want to use your expertise to engage in meaningful and challenging work, please apply to join our team today at www.bchousing.org/careers

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