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Quantity Surveyor - Finch West LRT

Location: 

Woodbridge, ON, CA

Company:  Dufferin Construction - a division of CRH Canada

Job ID:  149307 

Work Type:  Full Time Permanent 

 

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 Quality Inspector - Civil to join the team!   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 inspection and testing requirements as set out in the Construction Quality Management Plan (CQMP).
  • Ability to thoroughly understand the construction, inspection and testing requirements as set out in the CQMP.
  • Review and define the project scope and ensure compliance with contract specifications during the execution and closing phases.
  • Create and review Inspection Test Plans relevant to construction activities and applicable specifications and standards.
  • Initiate, distribute and oversee implementation of Inspection, Test Plans (ITPs)
  • Monitor construction processes to minimizing potential risks.
  • Identify and report non-conformances.
  • Involved in development of corrective action strategies.
  • Supervise and coordinate Quality Assurance testing personnel and resources.
  • Monitor workmanship and materials for conformance to contract requirements. Some key components of work include Track Work, Asphalt Paving, Concrete Work, Structural Work, Electrical Work, Traffic / Transit Signals, Utilities, Grading & Granular Placement.
  • Coordinate QA sampling of construction materials for acceptance including, but not limited to, asphalt, concrete and granular.
  • Coordinate and monitor inputs from other professionals; Quality Verification Engineers, Consultants, Environmental, Designer and subcontractors.
  • Liaison between client, external stakeholders and Mosaic Transit Group
  • 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
  • OACETT – Road Construction Designations rcji, rcsi or rcca preferred 
  • Certificates of training and 5 years of experience on transit construction projects 

Position Dimensions:

  • Knowledge of current construction industry practices, specifications and regulations typically obtained through relevant education and experience.
  • MS Office Applications
  • MS Outlook
  • Tech-savvy – On site communication and information input using a tablet
  • 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
  • Working from a construction site office
  • Daily 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 Concord, the US and Ireland, your growth potential is limitless!
  • Work with a team of dedicated professionals who are there to support your professional growth!
  • Flexible benefits plans, Defined Contribution pension plan, annual bonuses and merit based increases ensure that your hard work and dedication will be rewarded!

Visit our website for more information: http://www.crhcanada.com

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:  Mar 14, 2019


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