Contract Management/Quality Assurance Specialist

Our large IT client is recognized by customers as Canada’s leading Aerospace company.

We are looking for a Contract Management/Quality Assurance Specialist to support the team.

Duration: 12 months

Location: Burnaby, BC

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR?

  • Education: B.S Computer Science/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • 5-10 years of experience in technical industry
  • Engineering/Quality Assurance Specialist in Transportation Environment
  • Knowledge of CBTC system is an asset
  • CENELEC/AREMA/IEEE standards
  • Quality Management System
  • System/SW/HW lifecycle
  • CMMI
  • ISO9001
  • Process Improvement Training or background (Six Sigma, DMAIC, …)

Responsibilities:

  • Perform compliance assessment for Contractual Quality Assurance requirements
  • Prepare the Bid/Project Quality Assurance Plans.
  • Prepare Quality Assurance estimates for the bid and perform documentation review as per bid submittal requirements.
  • Participate in Bid Gates/milestones review meetings and prepare Quality input and assessment (Bid Q advice).
  • Attend Project milestones review meetings and provide the Quality input and assessment (Project Q advice).
  • Prepare Quality Training plan and training material, organize and deliver training sessions to the project team as required.
  • Guide the project team in the definition and tailoring of the project process baseline.
  • Prepare Quality Management Reports and prepare and conduct Quality Readiness Review
  • Participate in Safety Case review and Safety Certification Readiness Review
  • Support Customer witnessed First Article Inspection FAI and First Article Test FAT (if required by the contract)

 

LOOKING FOR MEANINGFUL WORK? WE CAN HELP

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

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Civil Engineering Specialist

Our client, one of the largest energy suppliers in Canada has an immediate need for a Civil Engineering Specialist. This is a 11-month contract located in Burnaby British Columbia.

What you will be doing…

  • Design of a variety of shallow and deep foundations for transmission and microwave structures including but not limited to steel grillages, guy anchors, piles, concrete foundation and rock foundations.
  • Civil design of underground utility.
  • Concrete design of buried structures.
  • Steel design for supporting electrical equipment.
  • Projects for the work assignment can range from major capital projects to maintenance projects.
  • Work closely with other designers as well as other disciplines such as Geotechnical, Structural and Overhead Design Team.
  • Field work such as visiting construction sites and travelling to remote locations.

What you will need to succeed…

  • P. Eng and 8+ years relevant professional experience.
  • Must have valid class 5 drivers licence for frequent site visits (couple times per month with few overnights).
  • Experience with utilities is an asset, open to other industries such as construction, telecommunication.
  • Canadian design experience.
  • Familiar with relevant design standards for foundation such as Canadian Foundation Engineering Manual, CSA S16, CSA A23.3.
  • Owner's engineer work experience will be an asset.

Looking for meaningful work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com 

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

EWEMI

 

Marketing Support – Technical Products

Our client, one of the largest energy suppliers in Canada has an immediate need for a Marketing Technical Product Specialist. This is a 6-month contract located in Vancouver British Columbia.

How you will bring value…

Your role is to develop relationships with manufacturers and distributors of energy efficient products and technologies, and to provide technical, project administrative, and system support for the online e-catalogue website and database to enable customers and members of the industry to interactively search and review information regarding energy efficient products available from various manufacturers.

What you will be doing…

  • Develop relationships with manufacturers and distributors of energy efficient products and technologies in order to screen and add new products, maintain database integrity, content and security, and develop and maintain partner relationships and agreements.
  • Provide technical, project, administrative and system support for the e – catalogue web site and database software such as coordinating and facilitating changes, enhancements, testing and implementation of new features or changes to the e-catalogue database, liaising and ensuring application support personnel, IT developers, consultants, technical experts or software vendors deliver solutions to meet business requirements, and coordinating, developing and conducting training and familiarization sessions and related training materials, as well as following up to ensure end user problems are resolved in a satisfactory and timely manner.
  • Add or modify the e-catalogue product and item listings and information where new or modified program, product or service offerings occur by meeting and discussing program, product or service plans and changes with other Conservation & Energy Management (C&EM) staff, contacting new or existing manufacturers and suppliers to locate sources and supply channels for new products or services, developing and implementing product and product line procedures and process guidelines, responding to and resolving e-catalogue related customer, trade ally or supplier concerns and questions, and preparing various summary reports on software products and product line performance.
  • Compose, write, and edit communication materials including newsletters, management reports, and presentations using skills in communication, planning, and implementation as well as knowledge of project management principles to support assigned business groups at the client.
  • Coordinate and support tracking tools and create progress reports for formal programs and projects by using skills in MS Office and document management systems such as SharePoint so that assigned projects and initiatives are successfully implemented as planned.
  • Contribute to the development of communication plans by using consultative methodologies and techniques including online platforms to accurately determine communication needs of the assigned project or initiative. 
  • Collaborate with small and large business teams within the client’s complex organization by building strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders so that projects and strategic initiatives are completed safely, with quality, within budget, and on time.

What you will need to succeed…

  • 2+ years of database and website management experience preferably combined with marketing experience in product management, marketing and relationship development with manufacturers and distributors.
  • 2+ years working in communication support work or the equivalent.
  • Well-developed oral, written, interpersonal and presentation communication, teamwork, problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Journalism, Business, Marketing or related field.
  • Intermediate MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken.

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 recruit@ianmartin.com 

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

EWEMI

Communications Coordinator

Our client, one of the largest energy suppliers in Canada has an immediate need for a Communications Coordinator. This is a 2-month contract located in Vancouver British Columbia.

What you will be doing…

  • Provide administrative support to the communications team.
  • Work in Passport and SAP to organize expenses for ad campaigns.
  • Act as the primary administrator for intake including monitoring graphic design work requests and liaising with people asking for requests.

What you will need to succeed…

  • Knowledge of communication, marketing, and placement or design.
  • Excellent Excel skills.
  • Experience managing marketing spreadsheets.
  • Experience with SAP, Passport, or Hydroshare.
  • Interest in graphic design.

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com 

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

EWEMI

Claims Adjuster

Our client, one of the largest energy suppliers in Canada has an immediate need for a Claims Adjuster. This is a 2-month contract located in Vancouver British Columbia.

Although some would run at the thought of a 2-month contract, that is not you. Your passion for justice, need for facts, attention to detail, and powers of negotiation are what allow you to take on this challenge with ease. Some see claims as tedious, as overwhelming, you on the other hand see it as an opportunity.

And what makes this an opportunity you ask?

  • The opportunity to conduct investigations of claims, identify cause, and liable parties.
  • The opportunity to decide acceptance or rejection of claims and recommend decisions for claims of high complexity and profile, or that fall out of established guidelines for management to review.
  • The opportunity to work with claimants, insurance providers, regulators, and executives.
  • The opportunity to negotiate settlements and create and process settlement release and payment requests.
  • The opportunity to provide support for escalated claims in small claims court or the civil resolution tribunal process.

What do you say? Are you ready to take advantage of this opportunity?

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com 

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

EWEMI

Project Engineer – Construction

Our client is an established leader in the deep foundations industry. They are looking for a Project Engineer to work at their Kitimat LNG terminal construction site. The role will be on a 14/7 rotation with FIFO and accommodation provided. The Project Engineer (West) reports directly to the Project Director (West) and is responsible for supporting the Project team(s) with construction activities such as planning, organizing, change management including RFI’s and change orders, and record keeping of the installation of the various types of work.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION

  • Preparing the site and liaising with other construction professionals such as estimators, engineers, and geotechnical surveyors before construction work starts;
  • Assist with preparation of project budgets and schedules and ensuring the project is completed within budget and on schedule;
  • Reviewing the project plans and specifications and commenting on the design, schedule, possible cost savings measures, and potential construction problems;
  • Monitors daily, weekly and monthly labour, equipment, material and subtrade costs.
  • Coordinate several projects at once;
  • Monitor the activities of subcontractors, subconsultants, and suppliers on projects;
  • Ensure the timely mobilization of the proper equipment, tooling, and staff to project site as well as the timely delivery of materials by vendors;
  • Interface with clients as required;
  • Assisting and cooperating with the HSE team to ensure regulations relating to health, safety and the environment are adhered to;
  • From time to time, the successful candidate may assume Project Management responsibilities; and 
  • Be an active participant in the client's Canada’s Health and Safety Program.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction related field of engineering;
  • Registered as an E.I.T. with APEGBC;
  • 0-2 years of related experience would be an asset;
  • Experience in deep foundation techniques would be an asset;
  • Well-developed interpersonal customer service and relationship building skills;
  • Good oral and written English-language skills;
  • Strong organizational and time management skills;
  • Self-motivated, energetic and reliable with a positive disposition;
  • The ability to work under pressure and to prioritize work effectively;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

 

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 recruit@ianmartin.com

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

EWEMI

 

Project Manager – Engineer

Our client is an established leader in the deep foundations industry. They are looking for a Project Manager Engineer to work at their Kitimat LNG terminal construction site. The role will be on a 14/7 rotation with FIFO and accommodation providedReporting to the Vice President, Project Delivery, the Project Manager is responsible for supporting the Project team(s) with all aspects of project management in geotechnical techniques, contract management, schedule, revenue and cost reporting, change management, project budgets, and client relations for the various types of work.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION

  • Responsible for the lifecycle of execution of projects from handover of estimate to closeout, including successful construction, profitability, and client satisfaction with the client's Canada’s performance;
  • Preparation of project budgets and schedules and ensuring the project is completed within budget and on schedule;
  • Reviewing the project plans, specifications and commenting on the design, schedule, possible cost savings measures, and potential construction problems;
  • Manage and oversee several projects at once within region;
  • Champion productivity KPI’s and ensure tracking tools are visible at field level;
  • Coach and mentor other members of the Project Delivery team (s);
  • Negotiate agreements with, and supervise the activities of subcontractors, subconsultants, and suppliers on projects;
  • Ensure the timely mobilization of the proper equipment, tooling, and staff to project site as well as the timely delivery of materials by vendors;
  • Address any technical issues that arise at site related to differing subsurface conditions or underground obstructions or utilities;
  • Prepare construction contracts, review and negotiate any change orders, claims, holdbacks; address any payment issues with client;
  • Communicating with a range of people including the client, subcontractors, suppliers, estimators, the safety team, and the workforce;
  • Assisting and cooperating with the HSE team to ensure regulations relating to health, safety and the environment are adhered to; and
  • Be a visible and strong leader in all key aspects of the business activity including safety, productivity, quality, community relations, and supporting corporate initiatives.
  • Although role is based out of Richmond office, this position will be expected to travel to  projects throughout BC as required to support the successful delivery of projects.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction related field of engineering;
  • Registered as a P.Eng;
  • 5 to 10 years’ project management experience in the Heavy Civil Construction Industry and will possess knowledge of the relevant construction industry codes and practices;
  • Demonstrated competency in MS Projects;
  • Proven track record of successful project management of piling projects and experience and knowledge in the construction of drilled piles and driven piles;
  • Prior experience with both commercial foundation projects as well as large industrial projects;
  • Valid Construction Safety Training Certificate (CSTS);
  • Some basic pile design knowledge would be beneficial;
  • Considerable experience with effective health and safety programs, including HSE inspections and incident investigations;
  • Possess a valid Class 5 Driver’s License or equivalent;
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written, strong interpersonal skills, and strong problem-solving skills;
  • An experienced and capable leader who motivates staff, leads by example, acts with integrity, mentors others, and is committed to working in a team environment.

 

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 recruit@ianmartin.com

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

EWEMI

 

 

QA/QC Engineer

Our client is looking for a QA/QC Engineer to work at their Kitimat LNG site. The role will be on a 14/7 rotation with FIFO and accommodation provided. The individual will report to the Project Manager and is responsible for supporting the Project team(s) with construction activities such as ITP’s, material receipts and tracking, submittals of RFI’s, field installation records and progressive turnover documentation.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION

  • Preparing the site and liaising with other construction professionals such as estimators, engineers, and geotechnical surveyors before construction work starts;
  • Reviewing the project plans and specifications and submit required QA/QC documents including site specific QA/QC plan, input to method statements, Inspection and Test plans, etc.;
  • Be main point of contact for all QA/QC related items and interface with clients as required;
  • Track any NCR’s and ensure closure:
  • Complete surveillance reports;
  • Monitor installation procedures and ensure all field records are compiled;
  • Complete weekly and monthly QA/QC statistic reports;
  • Monitor the activities of subcontractors, subconsultants, and suppliers on projects;
  • Interface with clients as required;
  • Complete all required turnover packages;
  • Assisting and cooperating with the HSE team to ensure regulations relating to health, safety and the environment are adhered to; and
  • Be an active participant in the company's Health and Safety Program

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction related field of engineering;
  • 5-10 years of related experience would be an asset;
  • QA/QC experience;
  • Experience in deep foundation techniques would be an asset;
  • Well-developed interpersonal customer service and relationship building skills;
  • Good oral and written English-language skills;
  • Strong organizational and time management skills;
  • Self-motivated, energetic and reliable with a positive disposition;
  • The ability to work under pressure and to prioritize work effectively;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

 

If you are 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 recruit@ianmartin.com

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

EWEMI

Project Manager

Our client is British Columbia’s largest supplier of electrical power and they have an immediate need for a Project Manager to join their team for a two-year contract opportunity based out of Burnaby, British Columbia.

The Project Manager is responsible for the successful completion of medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects by leading cross-functional, multi-disciplinary teams through project activities so that projects are successfully completed safely, with quality, within budget, and on time.

Experience and Role Accountabilities

  • A minimum nine (9) years of project management experience or equivalent.
  • Plan, direct, and report on infrastructure and other construction project activities by consistently monitoring project benefits, resources and status and creating documents such as project plans, action logs, communication plans, status reports and post implementation reviews so that the project is implemented as planned.
  • Develop project plans and risk management plans for medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects with a capital cost that is generally up to $50 million for effective management throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Hydro-electrical infrastructure project experience is an asset.
  • Full project lifecycle experience (starting and closing projects in 2-3 years timelines)
  • Experience in distribution projects is preferred (overhead, underground work & civil work). In lieu, other utility construction experience.in underground or civil greenfield or brownfield build projects.
  • Experience in the utilities industry is preferred.
  • Familiar with stakeholder engagement (such as First Nations, other municipalities etc.) & permitting (MoTI)

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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

EWEMI

Senior Engineer

Our dynamic Energy client has an immediate need for a Senior Engineer to join their team for a twelve month contract position.  The role will be located out of their Burnaby, BC office.

The Specialist Engineer is a professional engineer or geoscientist who applies engineering knowledge to provide engineering, estimating, planning, and quality management services for medium complexity projects and/or operations safely, with quality, within budget, and on time.

Experience and Role Accountabilities

  • A minimum eight (8) years of experience in a relevant engineering field or equivalent.
  • Develop safe engineering solutions by using initiative and judgement to perform tasks including developing designs, analyzing and resolving problems, and interpreting engineering specifications on medium complexity and scope assignments for projects and operations.
  • Assist project or operations management to meet safety, cost, quality, and time objectives by proposing changes in plans and estimated costs, recommending payment for work completed by contractors, preparing progress reports, coordinating work schedules and other similar tasks.
  • Resolve highly technical and unusual design and field engineering problems by conducting independent studies and analysis, exercising independent judgment in selecting and interpreting information, recommending safe engineering designs to support successful operations and/or project completion at the client.
  • Participate in the engineering practice by conducting independent studies and analysis, contributing to the development of technical standards, exercising judgment in selecting and interpreting information, recommending safe engineering designs, and making decisions related to methods and designs as well as providing guidance and advice to other engineering professionals to develop future capability.
  • Deliver exceptional customer service by communicating with stakeholders and performing activities such as defining the scope of engineering/geoscience services to be provided, establishing the basic design criteria with the client, approving all related technical documentation, and assessing and reporting on work progress against standards, objectives, and specifications to support completion of projects safely, with quality, within budget and on time.

Education and Skills

  • Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) or Professional Geoscientist (P.Geo.) with Engineers & Geoscientists BC or with another jurisdiction and eligible for registration as such with Engineers & Geoscientists BC
  • Intermediate English skills for professional environment, written and spoken
  • Familiarity with CAD systems and drawing standards
  • Ability to use standard industry design/analysis software
  • Intermediate MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

Assignment Details

  • All the required Experience and Role Accountabilities shall relate to Overhead – and underground electric utility distribution systems operating at voltages at or below 35kV.
  • Support operations, maintenance, repair, replacement and expansion of the Distribution System.
  • Investigate, analyze and solve a variety of engineering problems, including the more challenging and unusual, by developing engineering techniques, devising new approaches and/or applying existing criteria in new ways
  • Provide technical guidance, instruction, and assistance related to the operation, maintenance, troubleshooting and modifications of equipment Additional Education and Skills
  • Degree in Electrical Engineering recognized by universities in Canada, Power Engineering preferred
  • Demonstrated experience and technical knowledge in both Overhead – and underground electric utility distribution systems operating at voltages at or below 35kV including automation
  • Broad range of distribution related skills including planning, system engineering, protection engineering, design, and project management
  • Demonstrated ability to perform system analysis
  • Knowledge of various systems, policies and procedures, preferred
  • Willingness to travel
  • Maintain good standing in Engineers & Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC) throughout the term of the contract
  • Maintain Driver's License Class 5 throughout the term of the contract

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

EWEMI

Project Coordinator

Our dynamic Energy client has an immediate need for a Project Coordinator to join their team for a six month contract position.  The role will be located out of their Burnaby, BC office.

The Project Coordinator provides project coordination and administrative support through a project’s entire life-cycle enabling successful completion of the project safely, with quality, within budget, and on time.

Experience and Role Accountabilities

  • A minimum four (4) years of infrastructure project management administration work experience or equivalent.
  • Assist the Project Manager in creating project plans and risk management plans by using tactical planning methods and risk response strategies so that projects are completed safely, with quality, within budget and on time.
  • Monitor project budget by tracking cash allowances, commitments, forecasts, variances, and actual spend as well as preparing necessary finance related documents for the project such as purchase requisitions, change orders, and payment requests to keep the project within allocated budget.
  • Support the Project Manager in maintaining meaningful relationships with stakeholders by delivering relevant progress reports through coordination and monitoring of resources so that the project is implemented as planned.
  • Communicate professionally with internal stakeholders and third-party suppliers and contractors by writing emails and meeting agendas and responding to requests using the business communication guidelines.
  • Assist the Project Manager with the planning, implementation, and on-site coordination of project activities including organizing and attending meetings, preparing equipment and materials list, and coordinating with internal and external stakeholders so that projects are well executed.
  • Keep the Project Manager informed of project status by tracking the progress of project tasks, providing status reports, and adjusting schedules and tasks as directed by the Project Manager in response to changing demands and priorities.
  • Ensure easy retrieval, safeguarding, and proper version control of documents by organizing communication materials using document management systems and following document management standards.
  • Provide advice to the Project Manager and team by researching, developing, and presenting options to solve project issues that arise.

Education and Skills

  • Diploma in Technology or in a related field such as Business, Engineering, Science, or equivalent
  • Excellent working knowledge of project management principles
  • Intermediate skills in computer applications such as SAP and MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Project)
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken

Assignment Details

  • Class 5 Drivers License required.
  • Works in a standard office environment. May involve some travel within BC.
  • Knowledge of the philosophies, principles, policies and practices of project management for large multi-million dollar projects.
  • Knowledge and understanding of project planning and implementation.
  • Knowledge of project management systems, applications and tools.
  • Knowledge of power system infrastructure development.
  • Knowledge of budgeting and basic accounting principles and procedures.
  • Knowledge of project regulatory approval and permitting processes.
  • Knowledge of procurement and construction contracting.
  • Knowledge of corporate strategy, functions and objectives.
  • Ability to develop project management plans for major projects, monitor performance and develop strategies and options to improve results.
  • Ability to monitor budgets, prepare financial analyses and other technical and analytical reports.
  • Ability to provide project leadership in implementing various project and communication strategies.
  • Ability to establish and maintain a broad network of internal and external contacts.
  • Ability to utilize MS Project, Adobe Professional, MS Office suite of products including Word, Excel and Power Point, and SharePoint at an advanced level.
  • Ability to understand business issues and utilize business acumen in undertaking the work.
    Strong organizational, interpersonal, communication, team leadership and facilitation skills.
  • Technical writing skills.

 

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

 

EWEMI

Drafter – Geomatics Services

Our progressive energy client has an immediate need for a Drafter to join their team for a 6 month contract opportunity.

We are looking for an experienced draftsperson to assist in the preparation of Legal, topographic, construction layout and As-built survey plans. In addition to supporting our daily drafting needs, this person will assist in the streamlining of our survey data workflow and will act as a hub for our quality control processes.

Experience and Role Accountabilities

  • A minimum eight (8) years of drafting experience or equivalent.
  • Create and revise complex and detailed drawings clearly by calculating dimensions, elevations, slopes, actual scale, and using appropriate design layout for the engineering team.
  • Complete technical design tasks by producing detailed engineering drawings, specifications, and related documentation, following applicable engineering standards.
  • Support the procurement process by creating and revising drawings for tendering to vendors to illustrate required materials.
  • Resolve drafting issues by conducting independent research to collect information on equipment specifications, related drawings, and engineering standards.
  • Organize and maintain drawings by using a drawing management system to ensure security and accessibility.

Education and Skills

  • Diploma in drafting or equivalent
  • Advanced computer aided design and drafting skills

Assignment Details

  • Minimum 5 years of drafting experience in a full service survey office
  • Excellent knowledge of Civil 3d
  • Excellent knowledge of AutoCad drafting principles and industry standards
  • Excellent understanding of coordinate system transformations
  • Excellent understanding of Cadastral survey principles
  • Excellent/current knowledge of the Survey and Plan rules (Association of BC Land surveyors)
  • Good general knowledge of survey measurement techniques and error sources
  • Good understanding of the various coordinate systems in use in BC.
  • Able to perform/Understand basic survey calculations
  • Excellent general computer/software knowledge
  • Experience working with 3D laser scan data and the various associated software packages is an asset
  • Knowledge of GIS software is an asset
  • CAD drafting or geomatics related diploma is an asset

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

EWEMI

Geotechnical Engineer / Geoscientist

Our client is leader in responsible power generation and distribution.  They have an immediate need for a Geotechnical Engineer / Geoscientist to join their team for a one year contract position.

The Specialist Engineer is a professional engineer or Geoscientist who applies engineering knowledge to provide engineering, estimating, planning, and quality management services for medium complexity projects and/or operations safely, with quality, within budget, and on time. Experience and Role Accountabilities

  • A minimum eight (8) years of experience in a relevant engineering field or equivalent.
  • Develop safe engineering solutions by using initiative and judgement to perform tasks including developing designs, analyzing and resolving problems, and interpreting engineering specifications on medium complexity and scope assignments for projects and operations.
  • Assist project or operations management to meet safety, cost, quality, and time objectives by proposing changes in plans and estimated costs, recommending payment for work completed by contractors, preparing progress reports, coordinating work schedules and other similar tasks.
  • Resolve highly technical and unusual design and field engineering problems by conducting independent studies and analysis, exercising independent judgment in selecting and interpreting information, recommending safe engineering designs to support successful operations and/or project completion.
  • Participate in engineering practice by conducting independent studies and analysis, contributing to the development of technical standards, exercising judgment in selecting and interpreting information, recommending safe engineering designs, and making decisions related to methods and designs as well as providing guidance and advice to other engineering professionals to develop future capability.
  • Deliver exceptional customer service by communicating with stakeholders and performing activities such as defining the scope of engineering/geoscience services to be provided, establishing the basic design criteria with the client, approving all related technical documentation, and assessing and reporting on work progress against standards, objectives, and specifications to support completion of projects safely, with quality, within budget and on time.

Assignment Specific Requirements

  • must be familiar with distribution underground electric utilities
  • must be professional engineer registered with EGBC in good standing
  • strong communication skills – verbal and written
  • must work well in team environment
  • must work well independently with little guidance
  • will include external stakeholder engagement
  • will include field work
  • must be willing to travel – some overnight or multi-day trips
  • familiar with municipal utilities and their operations
  • familiar with municipal and provincial permitting processes
  • good working knowledge of industry geotechnical engineering software

Education and Skills

  • Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) or Professional Geoscientist (P.Geo.) with Engineers & Geoscientists BC or with another jurisdiction and eligible for registration as such with Engineers & Geoscientists BC
  • Intermediate English skills for professional environment, written and spoken
  • Familiarity with CAD systems and drawing standards
  • Ability to use standard industry design/analysis software
  • Intermediate MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

 

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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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

 

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Project Manager

Our BC power client has an immediate need for three projects managers to join their team for a one year contract position.  This project would be based out their offices in Burnaby, British Columbia.

This position requires an individual skilled in upward management/communication.

Responsibilities include team leadership and overall management of the IMP Phase of the Project to ensure that the LED Street Light Project is delivered to expectations including scope, schedule and cost.

About the Project

The Streetlight Replacement Program will be converting the existing fleet of approximately 95,000 Mercury Vapour and High Pressure Sodium streetlights to LED streetlights (and does not include any smart grid scope, e.g. a controller solutions). The program is currently in DEF Phase and is scheduled to request IMP Phase Funding Approval from the Board of Directors in February 2020. The deployment of the LED streetlights is anticipated to start around July 2020 and is expected to take 2-3 years to complete; ahead of the December 31, 2025 Federal PCB regulatory deadline. The total cost of the program is estimated at $74M.

Project Specific Requirements

• Ensuring that the PCM team is resourced appropriately.
• Establishing, monitoring and managing the deployment project plan and schedule.
• Ensuring that appropriate controls are applied to the management of the work so that expectations are met and managed.
• Ensuring that the procurement strategies, plans and activities enable the expected outcomes of the project.
• Engaging the Customer Service Group to ensure customer facing process and LED selection activities integrate effectively with the deployment plan, schedule and orders for field crews.
• Engaging the Materials Management Group to ensure material demand forecasts and deliveries integrate effectively with the deployment plan and schedule and removed material as properly disposed of.
• Engaging the Indigenous Relations Group to ensure First Nation opportunities integrate effectively with the procurement plan and enable efficient delivery.
• Preparing and presenting progress reports to the Streetlight Replacement Program’s Program Manager, senior management, steering committee, executive team and Board as required.

Experience and Role Accountabilities

• A minimum nine (9) years of project management experience or equivalent.

• Plan, direct, and report on infrastructure and other construction project activities by consistently monitoring project benefits, resources and status and creating documents such as project plans, action logs, communication plans, status reports and post implementation reviews so that the project is implemented as planned.

• Develop project plans and risk management plans for medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects with a capital cost that is generally up to $50 million for effective management throughout the project lifecycle.

• Manage multiple activities effectively such as quality assurance, engineering, First Nations and stakeholder engagement, communication, regulatory approvals, procurement, planning and controls, construction management, pre-commissioning, employee relations, and safety by using project management principles in monitoring progress and establishing standards for implementation to keep the project within allotted time and budget.

• Complete project management activities including scoping, planning, managing, monitoring, and reporting on project tasks by using advanced skills in Microsoft Office as well as project management programs to fulfill business needs.

• Maintain meaningful relationships with stakeholders including customers, engineers and field crews through regular communication using excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills enabling timely progression of projects.

• Establish standards for implementation and monitoring using excellent analytical skills and a comprehensive knowledge of project management practices and procedures to optimize project resources.

Education and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, Economics or related discipline
  • Bachelor’s degree Engineering, an asset
  • Project Management Professional (PMP®) designation, preferred
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project)
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken

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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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

 

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Transmission Project Manager

Our BC power client has an immediate need for three projects managers to join their team for a one year contract position.  This project would be based out their offices in Burnaby, British Columbia

These Project Managers are required to manage Transmission projects such as Line Relocation Projects; Submarine Cable Projects; Pipeline Studies; Tower Lighting and Marker Balls; and Distribution Requests.

Project Specific Requirements

  • 9+ years as a Project Manager required
  • Transmission project experience in utility industry preferred, open to other industry experience.
  • Must have experience with transmission lines

The Project Manager is responsible for the successful completion of medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects by leading cross-functional, multi-disciplinary teams through project activities so that projects are successfully completed safely, with quality, within budget, and on time.

Experience and Role Accountabilities

• A minimum nine (9) years of project management experience or equivalent.

• Plan, direct, and report on infrastructure and other construction project activities by consistently monitoring project benefits, resources and status and creating documents such as project plans, action logs, communication plans, status reports and post implementation reviews so that the project is implemented as planned.

• Develop project plans and risk management plans for medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects with a capital cost that is generally up to $50 million for effective management throughout the project lifecycle.

• Manage multiple activities effectively such as quality assurance, engineering, First Nations and stakeholder engagement, communication, regulatory approvals, procurement, planning and controls, construction management, pre-commissioning, employee relations, and safety by using project management principles in monitoring progress and establishing standards for implementation to keep the project within allotted time and budget.

• Complete project management activities including scoping, planning, managing, monitoring, and reporting on project tasks by using advanced skills in Microsoft Office as well as project management programs to fulfill business needs.

• Maintain meaningful relationships with stakeholders including customers, engineers and field crews through regular communication using excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills enabling timely progression of projects.

• Establish standards for implementation and monitoring using excellent analytical skills and a comprehensive knowledge of project management practices and procedures to optimize project resources.

Education and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, Economics or related discipline
  • Bachelor’s degree Engineering, an asset
  • Project Management Professional (PMP®) designation, preferred
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project)
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

 

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CW-Imaging Technician

Seeking 2 Contingent Workers to be part of Windows 7 to Windows 10 transition Project within an aerospace company. 

Job Title:  CW-Imaging Technician

Duration:  Until the end of December 2019

Location:  Richmond, BC

Job requirements

  • 3+ years experience in a similar role
  • Experience imaging with SCCM
  • Deskside Support Experience
  • PC Troubleshooting Experience

 

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

 

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Contracts Administrator – Services

Our dynamic lower mainland client has an immediate need for three (3) Contract Administrators to join their team for a six-month contract opportunity.

The person in this role will be primarily processing invoices, updating invoices and updating documentation and supporting finance & accounting contract administration. This team has a high workload & it is busy, so the successful candidate will be someone who is detail oriented, flexible & able to manage high volume of work. The manager will train the successful resource on how to use SAP.

Job requirements:

  • 2 years experience in administrative roles related to contract administration and invoicing

General Description

  • The Contract Administrator completes administrative activities for issued contracts supporting successful implementation of projects safely, with quality, within budget, and on time. Experience and Role Accountabilities
  • A minimum two (2) years of contract administration work experience or equivalent.
  • Perform administrative tasks on a large volume of contracts and invoices including reviewing and verifying completeness and accuracy of information to support ongoing management of contracts.
  • Maintain meaningful relationships with stakeholders and suppliers by providing accurate and timely response to contract related administrative requests including effectively translating complex contract language in a concise and simple manner so that the spirit and intent of the contract is achieved.
  • Act as a subject matter expert by contributing to business teams’ contract and relationship management initiatives using good knowledge of procurement practices and associated financial policies so that procedures are consistently followed.

Must Have Qualifications

The Service Contracts Administrator supports our Contract Professionals on post award activities for capital construction contracts. The role is administrative in nature, supports processing of invoices and changes to contracts through amendments, by using our internal software systems. In our division we follow outlined practices and policies, and we work closely with our internal customers and stakeholders.
This position requires advanced attention to detail, the ability to follow established processes and procedures, as well as working well in a large team in a fast-paced environment.

Please note that the following are considered strong assets:

  • Strong ability to multi task in a fast paced & changing environment
  • Strong relationship skills to work in a team environment and ability to meet contractual deadlines
  • Ability to learn and understand IT systems (internally called PassPort, Unifier, and SAP)
  • Strong ability to prioritize and ability to manage own work load
  • Strong drive and initiative
  • Excellent Communication Skills – Verbal & Written

Education and Skills

  • High school graduation
  • Certificate in Business Administration or equivalent • Advanced typing skills • Intermediate MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Intermediate English skills for professional environment, written and spoken

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

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Project Manager

Our dynamic lower mainland client has an immediate need for a Project Manager to join their team for a one year contract opportunity.

General Description

  • The Project Manager – Infrastructure Level 2 is responsible for the successful completion of medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects by leading cross-functional, multi-disciplinary teams through project activities so that projects are successfully completed safely, with quality, within budget, and on time.

Experience and Role Accountabilities

  • A minimum nine (9) years of project management experience or equivalent.
  • Plan, direct, and report on infrastructure and other construction project activities by consistently monitoring project benefits, resources and status and creating documents such as project plans, action logs, communication plans, status reports and post implementation reviews so that the project is implemented as planned.
  • Develop project plans and risk management plans for medium to high risk and highly complex infrastructure or other construction projects with a capital cost that is generally up to $50 million for effective management throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Manage multiple activities effectively such as quality assurance, engineering, First Nations and stakeholder engagement, communication, regulatory approvals, procurement, planning and controls, construction management, pre-commissioning, employee relations, and safety by using project management principles in monitoring progress and establishing standards for implementation to keep the project within allotted time and budget. Complete project management activities including scoping, planning, managing, monitoring, and reporting on project tasks by using advanced skills in Microsoft Office as well as project management programs to fulfill business needs.
  • Maintain meaningful relationships with stakeholders including customers, engineers and field crews through regular communication using excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills enabling timely progression of projects.
  • Establish standards for implementation and monitoring using excellent analytical skills and a comprehensive knowledge of project management practices and procedures to optimize project resources.

Must Have Qualifications

  • Experience with stations & generations projects preferred.
  • Experience in utilities industry an asset.
     

Education and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, Economics or related discipline • Bachelor’s degree Engineering, an asset
  • Project Management Professional (PMP®) designation, preferred • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project)
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

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Portfolio Analytics Specialist

Our Burnaby, BC based client has a need for a Portfolio Analytics Specialist to join their team for a twelve month contract starting in January 2020.

You will be gathering analytical requirements from senior leaders. Sourcing that data from systems and developing end-user analytical tools via Tableau to enhance operational insights that will drive to better management decisions. Examples of analytical topics are listed but not limited to the following: unit cost, spend performance, scheduler performance and completion performance.

  • The Business Decision Support Professional facilitates complex decision-making in support of the design and implementation of business change or improvement initiatives.
  • The Business Decision Support Professional is most likely an expert in business, specializing in a particular field such as Risk Management, Policy Advisory, Strategic Planning, Business Process Improvement, or Business Transformation. Experience and Role Accountabilities
  • A minimum eight (8) years of strategic business analysis experience or equivalent.
  • Translate business insights into strategic, actionable options by obtaining and organizing key business information, enabling informed decision-making.
  • Facilitate decision-making across diverse groups of stakeholders by using excellent skills in communication, critical thinking, and persuasive influencing to deliver recommendations that align to the business goals.
  • Maintain meaningful business relationships by prioritizing strategic considerations in a complex environment with diverse groups of stakeholders so that projects are implemented as planned.
  • Plan and organize business initiatives by using knowledge in business drivers, risk tolerance, and trade-off processes, to enable successful integration and adoption in BC Hydro’s complex and regulated environment. Education and Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Law, Finance, Economics, Engineering, or related discipline
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken
  • Individual must have 2+ years of work experience in Tableau.
  • 2+ years experience in SAS and "At Risk" software is preferred.
  • Individual will need to work with senior management. Facilitation and relationship management skills will be an asset
  • Experience with data analytics, data modelling etc.

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

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Geological Site Characterisation

Are you a recent graduate with a Masters or PHD in Geological Engineering?  If so we have an exciting one year contract opportunity with a top utility client in the lower mainland of British Columbia.

Experience and Role Accountabilities

  • Prepare project documentation and deliverables in accordance with project and Engineering Design Practices (i.e. evaluation reports, technical specifications, proposals, estimates, design basis', calculations, hazard logs, test plans).
  • Plan and coordinate projects including preparation of project plans, design basis, field reviews and project reports, and specifications.
  • Prepare signed/sealed engineering deliverables as Professional of Record (PoR) in accordance with EGBC Design Practices.
  • Provide technical assistance and construction support in the field and undertake field reviews as required by EGBC.
  • Prepare engineering analysis and design deliverables in accordance with Design Practices.
  • Provide technical assistance and construction field support and undertake field reviews.
  • Site investigation planning, supervision and inspection for stations and dams including: layout of drill holes, test pits, field mapping, specification of test requirements, preparation and implementation of interim dam safety risk management plans, in-situ testing, logging of soils and rock, collecting samples, and the installation of instrumentation etc.
  • Collection, analysis and interpretation of data obtained from site investigations and other published sources, including survey data, LiDAR, satellite imagery, GIS, soil maps, papers, reports, etc.
  • Characterize soil and bedrock into distinct units and estimate engineering parameters for design based on the geologic history, site investigation data, and other published sources.
  • Develop geologic models based on an interpretation of available sources, including published sources, investigation data and other sources.
  • Assess the potential for and impacts of geohazards, including faults, earthquake hazards, landslides, weak soils, etc.
  • Design of rockfall protection measures including, mesh, anchors, shotcrete, barriers, etc.
  • Perform stability and seepage analyses of embankments, slopes and excavations
  • Perform embankment dam foundation design and performance assessment, including grouting, assessment and design of drainage, rock characterization, seepage cut-off, etc.
  • Design of geotechnical instrumentation and field installation. Knowledge of both conventional and remote sensing techniques including: weirs, inclinometers and earth pressure cells, fibre optic sensors, Automatic Data Acquisition Systems, downhole and crosshole seismic, SP, distributed temperature monitoring, etc.
  • Design of ground improvement and grouting programs; knowledge of grouting techniques for improvement of soil properties and permeability reduction including: grout mix design, tremie grouting, compaction grouting, jet grouting, grout curtains, cut off walls, void filling, dam foundation grouting, grout monitoring and control techniques.
  • Perform analysis related to geotechnical earthquake engineering and seismic hazard, liquefaction potential, seismic and deformation analysis of embankment dams, slopes, retaining structures, foundations etc.
  • Site supervision of earthwork construction.
  • Spatial analysis and assessment of geotechnical data in GIS.
  • Other miscellaneous services of a geotechnical engineering nature.
  • Document review for the development of 3D CADD and GIS models.

Additional Education and Skills

  • Degree in Geological Engineering.
  • Valid British Columbia Class 5 driver’s license.
  • Currently registered as a Professional Engineer with the Engineers and Geoscientists BC (EGBC).
  • Knowledge and experience in geological engineering including:
    • Rock mechanics
    • Surficial geology mapping
    • Soils and rock characterization
    • Local and regional geologic history
    • Geologic models
    • Soil mechanics
    • Geohazards
    • Site investigation
    • In-situ testing and lab testing
    • Deformation and seepage analyses
    • Dam engineering and analysis
    • Dam performance assessment
    • Dam surveillance, geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring
    • Grouting and ground improvement
    • Seismic hazard, and geotechnical earthquake engineering
    • Seepage and groundwater transport
    • Slope stability analysis
    • Design of rockfall protection measures
  • Working knowledge of relevant software, including Rocscience products (RS2, RocFall. Dips, etc., Geoslope (Slope/w, Seep/w, etc.), FLAC, PLAXIS,VERSAT, FEFLOW, MODFLOW, etc.
  • Ability to work independently, exercising judgment and initiative with limited supervision.
  • Ability to analyze and resolve challenging and unusual engineering problems by incorporating innovative design and/or analysis methods.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Strong proficiency of both written and oral communication in English and be able to prepare well-written technical reports and clearly present work to an audience.
  • Ability to provide technical directions to junior engineers
  • Ability to manage design tasks including scope, schedule and cost
  • Ability to find engineering solutions that add value and to reach consensus
  • Ability to communicate efficiently including verbal and technical writing in the English language, analytical, interpersonal communications and presentation skills
  • Experience in project management including estimating, cost control, and project administration

 

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

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Digital Communications Coordinator

Our dynamic Burnaby based client has an immediate need for a Digital Communications Coordinator to join their team for a six month contract opportunity.

Must have:

  • 2-3 years experience in a communications role
  • SharePoint 2010 experience

 Other:

  • Candidates should be local to Vancouver greater area (no relocation). 

 General Description 

The Communication Coordinator Level 1 performs communication activities for project communications, change management, and stakeholder engagement to deliver actionable information to a broad range of internal and external stakeholders. 

Experience and Role Accountabilities 

  • A minimum two (2) years of communication support work experience or equivalent. 
  • Compose, write, and edit communication materials including newsletters, management reports, and presentations by using excellent skills in communication, planning, and implementation as well as good knowledge of project management principles to support assigned business groups. 
  • Coordinate and support tracking tools and create progress reports for formal programs and projects by using intermediate skills in MS Office and document management systems such as SharePoint so that assigned projects and initiatives are successfully implemented as planned. 
  • Contribute to the development of communication plans by using consultative methodologies and techniques including online platforms to accurately determine communication needs of the assigned project or initiative. 
  • Collaborate with small and large business teams in our client’s complex organization by building strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders so that projects and strategic initiatives are completed safely, with quality, within budget, and on time. 

Education and Skills 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Journalism, Business, Marketing or related field 
  • Intermediate MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) 
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken

Digital Communications

Additional Experience and Role Accountabilities 

  • A minimum three (3) years of experience in a customer service oriented digital role 
  • Experience within a digital marketing agency setting 

Assist digital customer-facing communications and online enhancements delivered in the online channel environment across web, mobile, social, e-newsletters and paid and organic online campaigns.

  • Plan and implement campaigns and content from brief stage through to execution in the consumer marketplace. 
  • Analyze analytics for trends and patterns and adjust strategies as a result. 
  • Collaborate with agencies and support internal digital communications function. Additional Education and Skills 
  • Diploma in marketing management Canadian Marketing Association accreditation or equivalent
  • Additional coursework delivered through the ACA, BCAMA, IAB or other

 

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help!

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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 recruit@ianmartin.com  

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

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Equipment Technician

We are seeking an Equipment Technician who will be responsible for building and maintaining a large array of customized electronics used for validation of new designs for a long term contract assignment in Vancouver, BC.

Our client is a leading global manufacturer of electronic semiconductor products that meet a variety of needs within the Commercial, Home, Intelligence, and Advanced Technology computing industries.

We at Ian Martin envision a world where everyone is connected in meaningful work and if you find great meaning in developing some of the most widely used products in the world, then we have the career path for you.

On a day to day basis your work will include:

  • Handling assembly of electro mechanical equipment 
  • Provisioning and commissioning equipment 
  • Setting up computers and imaging them with the correct files 
  • Debugging defective assemblies 
  • Hand soldering 
  • Knowledge of typical lab equipment: Oscilloscopes, Logic analyzers, protocol analyzers, power supplies

Applicants with 2 year Diploma or above will be contacted by our team for a deeper level discussion about this role.

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

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

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