Job Posting 63205

Project Technologist (Asset Strategies)
BC Housing
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, Burnaby
closes in 11 days (Tue, 25 Aug)
full time

PROJECT TECHNOLOGIST (ASSET STRATEGIES)

Job ID:  3483

REGULAR/FULL-TIME

Location:  BURNABY, BC

 

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PROJECT TECHNOLOGIST

The Project Technologist, under the direction of the assigned Manager, is responsible for ensuring that all projects developed and administered by BC Housing comply with the appropriate Design and Construction Standards. The position conducts detailed plan and specification reviews, conducts site inspections during construction and provides contract administration services. The role also monitors the work of inspectors, architects, other consultants and general contractors.

 

POSITION SUMMARY

 

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).

Minimum five years progressive experience as a technologist including experience with contract administration and building inspections. Significant experience with industry standard construction contracts.

Training in project management, building envelope principles, industry standards including regulatory requirements, construction contract administration, and recommended construction practices is an asset.

Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience acceptable to the employer.

 

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Considerable knowledge and understanding of architectural and building technology and systems
  • Considerable knowledge and understanding of the BC Building Code, Municipal approval procedures, and applicable regulatory standards and policies
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office applications and construction software or other relevant business applications
  • Ability to read, review, analyze and critique construction drawings and building envelope assessment reports
  • Ability to estimate construction costs for new construction, renovation and building envelope repair projects
  • Ability to provide direction and leadership to consultants and staff on design and construction standards and contract administration
  • Ability to exercise good judgement and display initiative
  • Strong critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Strong organizational, creative thinking, and innovation skills
  • Effective communication, interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Valid BC Driver’s Licence and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Ability to travel on Commission business and work periodic evenings and weekends

 

  • Please Note: Successful applicant(s) are subject to a satisfactory criminal record search and are required to maintain Security Clearance throughout their employment.

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.

 

Your cover letter and resume should be submitted as one document in your profile when applying for this position. Please add your cover letter to your resume and submit both documents as your resume.

 

Please review the Job Description prior to applying

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As part of the application process, you will be prompted to fill out a questionnaire which must be completed in order for your application to be considered. Please allot up to 5 minutes to fill it out after submitting your resume and cover letter as one single document.

 

Only applications submitted using the Online Recruitment System at www.bchousing.org/careers will be accepted

 

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

 

At BC Housing, we're committed to providing a healthy, safe and inclusive workplace where respect and diversity are recognized assets. We welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, individuals with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and all people committed to meaningful work that makes a difference.  If you require accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact .

 

We didn’t become one of BC’s Top Employers and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers without a lot of thought, care and consideration for our team and environment. Our supportive and collaborative workplace balances engaging and challenging work with personal development and wellness initiatives.

 

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