Construction Inspector - Telecom

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Location: London, ON


Do you consider yourself to be a “Fibre Optics Construction Inspector" who wants the ability to contribute towards the delivery of a unique business solution? Do you strive to exceed expectations all while celebrating your successes with an amazing team along the way? 

If your answer is yes, keep reading :)

Start.ca is currently searching for a Fibre Optics Construction Inspector who will be responsible for completing all pre-build work, reviewing project plans prior to implementation, tracking day-to-day construction activities in the field, implementing project plans and schedules, and recording GIS details on the ‘As-built’ construction drawings.  In addition, this role is responsible for ensuring safety and quality standards are met throughout all projects.

Along with the responsibilities and requirements specific to this role, you are also expected to abide by and encourage Start’s Code of Conduct, and help to continue to build a trusting and positive work environment.

If you’re passionate about being part of a growing, creative, and innovative company, Start.ca could be the place for you!

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
 Complete preliminary reviews of plans, specifications, construction schedules, and drawings.
Inspect construction activities, operations, and work to ensure projects are built according to approved plans, specifications, and design drawings.
Conduct site meetings with contractors and planners to ensure that potential construction concerns or delays are addressed.
Maintain and drive the construction schedule in conjunction with the project team, ensuring project milestones and completion dates are met.
Ensure material quantities and project supplies are accurate and available.
Liaise and maintain effective communication between contractors and the Fibre Infrastructure team.
Review and maintain construction documentation, schedules, and records.
Review workload with management and complete daily/weekly/monthly inspection reports.
Ensure that As-built drawings are collected, validated, and uploaded to our GIS system regularly.
Maintain a safe work environment by following all required Federal and company guidelines, codes, standards, and legal requirements.
Other appropriate responsibilities relevant to the role today and the role as it may evolve.

QUALIFICATIONS:
 1-3 years of experience working in a similar role within a construction environment.
 Graduate of a recognized Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related program of study.
Working knowledge of health, safety, and environmental protection practices and procedures as they apply to common construction processes.
 Strong knowledge of fibre optic construction documents (including utility plans and maps), current fibre optic construction practices, building code and  utilities construction guidelines, and various pieces of fibre optic construction equipment and their operating capabilities (directional drills, vac trucks, road cut saws, etc.).
Aptitude for identifying constructability issues and creating solutions in the construction plan and schedule.
Strong communicator with the ability to connect, both verbally and in writing, with internal and external stakeholders.
Strong organizational and planning skills coupled with the ability to manage competing priorities.
Basic AutoCAD knowledge is considered an asset.
Telecommunications construction and design experience is considered an asset. 
OACETT member or eligibility for membership is considered an asset.
Valid G level driver’s license and able to provide a driver’s abstract to meet CVOR requirements.

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
     Ability to safely lift and carry items weighing 70lbs or more.
    Ability to safely maneuver, set up, and use a 30ft extension ladder.
    Comfortable working at heights and on construction sites.
    Repetitive motions for prolonged lengths of time may be required.
    Comfortable working outdoors in varying weather conditions.

    Who is Start.ca?

    • We are a telecommunications company located in London, ON and we provide internet, television and phone solutions.
    • We are devoted to delivering a world class customer experience with each and every customer interaction.
    • At Start.ca, we live by our core values: Friendly, Smart, Honest, Reliable, Forward and Involved.
    • We have a dynamic, reputable, and FUN company culture - it’s what brings our employees here and keeps them here.
    • As we grow, we want our employees to grow with us through our career advancement opportunities and continuous professional development.

    Diversity is important to us, and we believe our differences make us a better company. Our differences help us to be innovative, with new attitudes, new processes, and new solutions to difficult problems. We respect our differences and this respect is shared throughout our culture.

    Interested in this position?

    Are you a high energy, motivated team player?
    Start.ca could be the place for you!

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