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 projectHow 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 softwareProject 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 sensitivityPeople 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
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