Your new company We are a communication-focused professional engineering and project management firm specializing in the repair and restoration of existing buildings.
What is the organization’s Strategic Vision?
MISSION: Edison is committed to delivering customized and pragmatic engineering services. We develop and sustain long term relationships built on trust and reliability. We adapt our services and solutions to the objectives and financial constraints of our clients, and we strive to create a rewarding workplace for our team to help us in delivering the best quality service.
OBJECTIVE: We proactively educate, engage, and empower our clients in their projects to help them develop and deliver informed strategies for their building assets. We actively drive projects to successful completion on time and within budget. We demand quality from contractors and we consistently and clearly communicate with our clients and all project stakeholders.
Key Result areas for this role·
Capital Planning: Compiling RFS, PCA, and PA reports, Manage projects at the highest standard of quality from proposal to completion, Expected to enforce black and white interpretation of specifications during conciliation periods, Understands site conditions and can identify required restoration assessments or projects, Experience interpreting condominium documents such as Declarations, By-Laws, Shared Agreements and legal survey drawings, Effectively manage team resources while adhering to the project budget and schedule targets, Understanding of the Ontario Building Code, local Property Standards By laws, Tarion Construction Performance Guidelines, Condo Law and Tarion Warranties.·
Building Condition Assessments: Complete and oversee Site Review, Component and Calculation review, Manage projects at the highest standard of quality from proposal to completion, Thorough understanding of building drawings and specifications, Expected to enforce black and white interpretation of specifications during conciliation periods, Understands site conditions and can identify required restoration assessments or projects, Effectively manage team resources while adhering to the project budget and schedule targets, Involvement in Restoration services including Preliminary Reviews and component Condition Assessments, Develops repair options with cost estimates on straight forward projects.·
Communications / Client Service: Help us develop and maintain long term relationships with Clients through consistent communication, asking questions, and seeking ways to improve our services. Follow-up on requests and drive projects to completion. Answer emails immediately. Build strong relationships internally with Edison team members by responding to task requests and email immediately. Provide regular updates to Project Managers regarding status of projects. Ensure understanding of work tasked and drive tasks to completion. Integrate our sales and communication models in to your daily routine – READ, DISC and 3Ps.·
Process / Procedure / Templates / Knowledge Development: We aim to deliver the best service to clients and to deliver customized engineering services. Continuous improvement is a key component to our long term success. Associates can take the lead in building, implementing, and continuously improving processes, procedures and templates. Take initiative to increase knowledge of building components and systems to help grow your career.
· Knowledge· Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Architectural Science, or Building Science; or Civil Engineering Technologist (CET). For co-op positions, applicants must be currently enrolled in one of the above programs.·
Building and Construction: Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures such as highways and roads. Practical understanding of the construction processes and building failure mechanisms.·
English Language: Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Technical writing experience will be considered an asset.· Skills· Leadership and Influence: Set example of performance and integrity. Create results-focused work environment. View issues from own and others’ points of view. Demonstrate systemic and strategic thinking.·
Analytical and Decision-Making: Make decisions on accurate data. Master statistical and qualitative analysis of projects. Communicate risk and own decisions made.·
Interpersonal Relations: Value the synergy of working with others. Show respect, confidence & helping attitude. Team player. Willing to take unpopular stances when needed.·
Communication: Keep others appropriately informed. Show the ability to listen and understand; facilitate communication. Write & speak clearly, concisely with confidence.·
Planning and Organization: Develop plans and preventive & contingency actions; set priorities. Well organized. Consider others when planning. Work efficiently and fast.·
Adaptation / Flexibility: Views problems as opportunities. Accepts questioning. Shows confidence in ambiguous situations. Deals with change without frustration.·
Motivation and Commitment: Persistent. Encourage others in the achievement of goals. Drive to deliver exceptional results.· Technical Knowledge of the Area: Sound technical knowledge, skills and abilities. Stays updated. Understands system/process dynamics across functions.
· Proficient in : Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlooko AutoCADo PDF Editor·
Abilities· Decision Making and Problem Solving: Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.· Critical and Creative Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. Developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, relationships, systems or methods.· Communication and Active Listening: Provide information clearly and concisely in written form or verbally. Give full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.· Coordination and Social Perceptiveness: Adjusting actions in relation to others’ actions. Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.
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30 Dec 2022
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Talk to Ashley Peck, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (EN)