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Water and Sewer, Heavy Civil

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found

Job Description:

Closing Date: Open until suitable candidate is found


Working out of Peace River, AB and reporting to the General Manager, the Project
Coordinator/Estimator will be responsible for assisting our Project Managers, foreman
and superintendents in organizing our ongoing projects related to water and sewer, deep
servicing and civil works.



  • All aspects of estimating including, site visits/meetings, takeoffs, obtaining vendor/subcontractor pricing, preparation of quotes and estimates and final tender submission

  • Issuance of purchase orders and organizing and confirming delivery of goods and services.

  • Prepare and sustain project plans, project schedules, work hours, budgets, progress estimates, productivity tracking, expenditures, project resources and materials.

  • Engage in professional interactions, lead project meetings and prepare and document meeting notes between yourself and the client, consultant and/or subcontractors to support the teams ongoing progression

  • Manage project financials; track change order submissions, client approval, prepare and submit invoices and monthly progress estimates and project closeout

  • Project closeout, including document archival, maintenance and warranty manuals, deficiencies, and warranty work.

  • Other duties as required.



  • Post-secondary education in engineering, construction management or a related

  • 3–5 years of progressive construction experience with leadership and mentoring

  • Experience with civil works and water, sewer & storm systems pertaining to
    subdivisions, municipal infrastructure, rehabilitation work as well as new
    installations preferred.

  • Working understanding of construction equipment and techniques, drawings and
    specifications, project health, safety and environment and required standards as
    per discipline.

  • Basic understanding of construction law and contract specifications.

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Proven flexibility and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Planning, organizational, and time management skills with the ability to multitask,
    prioritize own work, and delegate simple tasks.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Ability to create a comprehensive schedule.

  • Ability to administer subcontracts and contract documents.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Project and ability to learn
    new project management software and technology.

  • Ability to read and interpret contract documents, contract drawings and grades.

  • Survey experience is an asset.

  • Experience with other scopes of construction is an asset (earthworks, concrete,
    bridge work, structural, industrial, etc.).

  • Experience with HeavyBid or other bidding software is an asset.

  • Current Standard First Aid and relative safety tickets will be considered an asset.

  • Valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract are required.


Working Conditions:

  • The position is located in Peace River, Alberta.

  • The Company may provide assistance with housing or relocation expenses.

  • This position is identified as safety sensitive.

  • This position consists of a combination of office and field work. Field work involves diverse weather and ground conditions.

  • Some out of town, weekends and extended working hours will be required



This is a full-time position. We offer competitive wages, a comprehensive benefits
package and a positive team environment.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by
individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of
all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.

In order to be considered applicants must submit a resume along with proof of
qualifications to GACL provides equal opportunity in employment
and encourages applications from all qualified persons. We thank every applicant for their interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone
calls please.

Applicants must submit a resume along with proof of qualifications to

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