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Jacobs Senior Tunneling Contract Administrator in Toronto, Ontario

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we're partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you'll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams as we work to build a company like no other.

Whether it's for treating water, hosting businesses, or connecting our world, solutions are continuously being implemented. What we do is more than construction; we play a part in moving a vision from concept to reality. We work every day to create the spaces people live in and the infrastructure to improve their lives. If you want to join a company where you can have a tangible impact, join us as a Senior Tunneling Contract Administrator in our Toronto, ON office.

You will have the chance to work on exciting and engaging water and wastewater infrastructure and conveyance projects for our Municipal Clients, where you will utilize your expertise to collaborate with our teams in a safe and efficient delivery – from start to finish.

As a Senior Tunneling Contract Administrator , you will work as an Owner's representative in the field, on various types of infrastructure and conveyance projects, leading other members of the site inspection and support team. You will coordinate and communicate with all stakeholders on a project, including: client project manager, municipalities, design team, and third parties: regulatory bodies, municipal and federal agencies; testing agencies and laboratories, as well as contractors.

You will ensure construction is in accordance with contract drawings and specifications; manage records of construction activities; prepare reports; keep logs; prepare change orders and payment certificates, keep photo records, etc. You will coordinate and facilitate with engineering design team review of shop drawing; requests for information, site instructions and assist in resolving design/construction issues in the field. You will evaluate, select, and apply company's and client's standards for construction inspections and administration.

If you're up for the challenge, we've been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us deliver successful projects.

Here’s what you’ll need :

You must have:

  • Engineering and heavy construction experience in municipal infrastructure and conveyance projects

  • Proven track record of delivering heavy construction projects on time and within budget

  • Demonstrated ability to direct and/or supervise project teams

  • Foresight and balanced judgement in anticipating and solving problems during construction.

  • Worked as owner's representative in managing construction contracts including; acting as the primary point of contract, preparing payments, change orders, request for information, schedule review and oversight, time extensions, and certificates of completion.

  • Preparation and distribution of weekly reports

  • Participate and run effective daily/weekly CM meetings

  • Participate in Project Workshops, Client and Construction meetings

  • Valid driver's license and a car to drive to the sites

  • Ability to work at heights

Here's what You'll Need:

  • A current licence in good standing with a public body within the province of Ontario, such as Professional Engineers of Ontario (P.Eng.) (preferred) or The Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists - Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.)

  • University degree or Engineering technology diploma or demonstrated experience

  • Extensive experience with linear conveyance construction administration experience is required

  • Prior experience on multiple large tunneling projects is preferred

  • Municipal client project experience is required

  • High capital value project or program experience preferred

  • Ability to effectively communicate with clients and contractors

  • Ability to tolerate outdoor weather conditions in summer and winter

  • Experience working in the GTA is strongly preferred

You are Jacobs' face to the client and public during construction, and as such, you have demonstrated strengths in respectful communication, problem solving, and a love for working with people and getting things done. You are resourceful, independent and willing to go the extra mile to gain satisfaction in implementing an excellent project.

At Jacobs, we're challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services, including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

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