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CONTRACT SERVICES ADMINISTRATOR
Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Provincial Highways Management
City:    Huntsville
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    18TEN - Engin & Survey Supp(A/U)TEN18
Salary:    $68,657.00 - $84,723.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    49104
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Demonstrate your technical expertise and advance your career in the field of construction contract management with the Ministry of Transportation's Provincial Highways Management Division.

What can I expect to do in this role?

As a Contract Services Administrator, you will:

• review and oversee contract drawings and documents during the pre-engineering phase
• prepare and evaluate requests for quotes and proposals for the consultant procurement process
• provide advice on interpretation of special provisions, issues, safety, environment and quality
• oversee, review and assess contractors' and consultants' performance
• provide technical supervision for on-site administration of a construction project
• ensure accurate payments, financial forecasts and appropriate documentation for claims settlement negotiations
• provide supervision, direction, training and technical advice to all staff for on site administration activities of a construction project

How do I qualify?

Mandatory
• This position requires travel to construction sites and a valid Class 'G' driver's licence.

Technical knowledge:
• knowledge of highway engineering standards, specifications, mathematics, construction practices and contract management
• knowledge of engineering principles to manage construction projects of all levels of complexity
• ability to operate computers and associated software

Project management and analytical skills:
• ability to effectively manage and supervise multiple concurrent projects
• analytical and problem solving skills to assess engineering and construction issues having financial impacts and political sensitivity

People skills:
• communication skills to prepare reports and deal effectively with senior management, contractors, consultants and other stakeholders
• negotiation and dispute resolution skills
• leadership skills to provide supervision, guidance and support to staff

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 1 Permanent, 207 Main St W, Huntsville, Central Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Consulting and Planning
Posted on:   Friday, January 4, 2013
 
Note:
  • C-MT-49104/12
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from applying and/or accepting a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from applying and/or accepting a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
 
Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, January 18, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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