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Position Title
Project Technologist
Competition Number
Facilities and Business Services
Campus Development

Position Summary
Under the direction of the Manager, Project Management Office (PMO), the Project Technologist is responsible for the planning, design coordination, oversight and completion of assigned minor to midrange construction and renovation projects in accordance with the mission, vision, values and policies of Okanagan College. The Project Technologist coordinates and leads assigned projects through the entire project life cycle including hiring and supervision of contractors and internal employees, preparation and management of related budgets, approving expenditures within approved signing authority limits and, in collaboration with Facilities & Business Services managers, ensuring employees and contractors working on assigned projects are achieving project requirements, including quality, timeline and budget.
Education and Experience
A 2-year diploma in Architectural, Construction or Engineering Technologies, Project Management Certificate or equivalent is required. A minimum of 6 years progressive construction project management experience is required.
Skills and Abilities
- Ability to establish and sustain positive relationships and rapport with internal and external stakeholders
- Proven project management and organizational skills
- Ability to plan and think strategically
- Technical proficiency and understanding of current construction terms, scheduling and planning concepts
- Working knowledge and understanding of the current British Columbia Building Code and WorkSafe BC Regulations
- Ability to move and climb ladders as necessary to perform site surveys and inspection
- Proficient in AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Project
Appointment Type
Support - Regular Full-time
Appointment Start Date
Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
35 hours per week
Annual Salary/Hourly Rate
$53,431 - $61,097
Special Instructions to Applicants
Shortlisted internal candidates must notify the current Support Staff Bargaining Chairperson and Human Resources if they want a Union Observer during interviews and final selection of candidates.
Posting Opening Date
Posting Closing Date
To apply for this position, please go to the following website: and complete an on-line application.
Contact Seller
Name:Okanagan College HR
Location:Kelowna, British Columbia
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Post Date:Dec 20, 2018
Exp. Date:Jan 19, 2019
Listing Type:Private
Ad Number:3714627