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13213 - Construction Officer - Site C

  • LocationFort St. John, BC - Canada
  • Positions2 Positions
  • Published At:a month ago


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  • Job no: N6XED
  • Categories: Engineering

Our client, one of the largest electrical energy suppliers in Canada, has an immediate need for a two (2) Construction officers. This is a contract position for four (4) months located in Fort St John, British Columbia


The Construction Officer will act as the Construction Site Coordinator and Inspector on the civil, projects to ensure the work, materials, progress, and cost meet expectations.


  • Inspect construction work which may be on substations, transmission lines, and hydroelectric equipment by using excellent skills in inspection procedures and understanding of construction methods to meet deadlines and comply with building and safety codes.
  • Ensure work site safety by prioritizing the safe execution of work and performing Safe Work Observations using excellent knowledge in safety standards and regulations to improve ’s safety performance.
  • Conduct or coordinate site testing, surveying, and estimating activities by using good working knowledge of engineering drawings to enable timely progression of projects.
  • The potential working conditions may include adverse weather and working at heights or underground.
  • Support contract and/or work order administration by collaborating with contractors and/or internal construction services to ensure that the work, materials, progress, and costs meet expectations so that projects are implemented as planned.
  • Act as a subject matter expert by providing advice on complex technical issues to develop future capability at .
  • Respond appropriately to internal and third-party construction inquiries by using excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills to professionally represent on-site, as assigned.


  • 7+ years of Construction experience, with Heavy Civil Earthworks projects is an asset
  • Must have civil background - Diploma in Civil, Electrical, or Mechanical Technology from an Institute of Technology or relevant trades, apprenticeship courses, or equivalent
  • Strong computer skills, specifically Excel.
  • Excellent working knowledge of safety standards and regulations such as Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Standards and WorkSafe Regulations
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken
  • Able to commit to a Shift schedule, it is not finalized yet, but will likely be 10/4
  • Valid Drivers License

 If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.



  • Published on 14 May 2021, 10:47 PM