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Lead Installation Supervisor - Electrical in Pointe-Claire at Andritz

Date Posted: 6/16/2018

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Job Description

The lead electrical installation supervisor is responsible for all electrical installation activities on the Muskrat Falls site. He is namely responsible for planning, coordinating and leading the installation of the electrical scope of project on site. He will report on site to the Construction Manager and lead a team of supervisors and electricians. The electrical scope of a hydro-electric power project will include turbine and generator (T&G) instrumentation, protections, controls, distribution equipment, etc. This position is based at the Muskrat Falls site, with a planning phase to be conducted out of our Pointe-Claire office with meetings in our Chambly office, where the electrical systems are designed.

During the preparation and planning phase – in the office:

  • Review and understand the design and the installation scope of work;
  • Prepares the electrical installation plan:
    • Finalizes man-hours estimate;
    • Validates/prepares the quantities for the specified materials;
    • Prepares the schedule for the electrical installation scope;
    • Reviews the budget estimate and adjust as necessary;
  • Supports preparation of the installation manuals and other installation related documents;
  • Prepares and optimizes the electrical site staff requirements (supervision and labour);
  • Prepares the tooling lists and coordinates procurement;
  • Prepares purchase specifications and negotiates with subcontractor in coordination with Installation Coordinator and Procurement (in the case of subcontracted electrical installation);
  • Plans and organizes temporary/construction power mobilization;
  • Participates in Risk assessments.

During the execution phase – at site:

  • Responsible for safe and cost effective execution of electrical installation works in accordance with the project schedule and quality specifications;
  • Leads the electrical supervisors on site;
  • Prepares estimates for site change orders;
  • Leads schedule updates, short-term planning and progress reports for the electrical scope;
  • Analyses the electrical installation costs and progress, including the analysis of deviations.

Job Requirements

  • Experience on Canadian construction unionized sites, medium to large size, holding leadership roles within electrical or general contractor performing industrial electrical installation;
  • Five (5) to ten (10) years experience in similar role;
  • Proven leadership ability within a team context;
  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of electrical equipment;
  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of Canadian electrical code CSA C22.1;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English. French, an asset;
  • Hydro-electric project knowledge, an asset;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, team work skills and autonomy;
  • Ability to multitask and shift between many different projects and initiatives with tight deadlines;
  • Strong customer service orientation.

* Legal status to work in Canada is required.