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Material Coordinator (12mths Contract) - Finch West LRT

Woodbridge, ON, CA

Dufferin Construction - a division of CRH Canada

Job ID:  150144 

Work Type:  Contract 


It is a great time to join the CRH Canada team! CRH Canada is going through an exciting business transformation which demands first-class Talent Management support to drive results.

We are building a world- class team. Make your mark!

You will be a successful addition to our team if you look at change as an opportunity to develop and contribute to the business. You will be successful in your role if you like partnering with the business, presenting new ideas and providing excellent customer service.

The Finch West LRT is a light rail transit project that will bring 11 kilometers of modern, reliable rapid transit to northwest Toronto. As a key partner in the Finch West LRT project, Dufferin Construction, a division of CRH Canada is looking for a Material Coordinator for a 12 months Maternity Leave contract . We are one of the largest heavy civil engineering contractors in the industry, employing over 1000 people. We have built a solid reputation for market excellence, through drawing on a rich history and a strong heritage of quality, stability and innovative leadership in the marketplace. 

Responsibilities:  LI-SS1

  • Understand Occupational Health and Safety standards, performance objectives & targets.
  • Responsible for implementing the Project Specific Quality Management System (QMS) at the office and the site level.
  • Monitor overall field and Quality Laboratory testing activities, ensuring that testing personnel with appropriate training, experience and skills are assigned in order to fully comply with the requirements of the QMS and Quality Management Plans (QMP).
  • Monitor materials for conformance to contract requirements.  Some key components of work include Asphalt, Structural Work, Electrical Work, Mechanical, Grading and Granular Placement.
  • Review and input of test results into the materials quality tracking system.
  • Identify positive and negative trends in quality test reports and results. Key materials include asphalt, concrete and granular.
  • Identify and report non-conformances.
  • Involved in development of corrective action strategies.
  • Ensure all required documentation is received prior to closing Inspection and Testing Plans (ITPs).
  • Coordinate and monitor inputs from other professionals; Quality Verification Engineers, Consultants, Environmental, Designer.
  • Assist the Quality Control Manager in preparing quality reports.
  • Manage quality related correspondence and the dissemination of information to internal/external stakeholders.
  • Liaison between client, external stakeholders and JV.
  • Provide guidance to ensure efficiency, quality, service, and cost-effective management of resources.
  • Understand and operate in accordance with company programs, policies and legislative requirements to ensure that environmental standards and performance objective targets are met.

Experience & Educational Requirements:

  • Civil Engineering Degree or Civil Engineering Technologist/Technician Diploma with related experience

Position Dimensions:

  • Demonstrate and foster a sense of urgency and strong commitment to achieving goals.
  • Effectively examines events, issues and problems to generate optimal solutions in a timely manner
  • Focused on details, highly organized and works effectively with shifting priorities and rapid change
  • Exposure to construction environment i.e. Heavy equipment, live traffic and inclement weather
  • Travel to/from/within jobsite(s)
  • Flexibility to work nights, overtime and weekends
  • Must have a valid G Driver’s license in good standing.

Why work for us?

  • With parent companies in the U.S. and Ireland, your growth potential is limitless!
  • Work with a team of dedicated professionals who are there to support your professional growth!

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CRH Canada Group Inc. recognizes Canada’s diverse landscape. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Date Posted:  May 09, 2019

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