Highland Powerlines Ltd/Skeena Power – Project Coordinator

British Columbia, Kamloops
Posted 2 years ago

Constructors of the first haul truck trolley system in Canada.

Highland Powerlines Ltd/Skeena Power (HPL), an affiliate of Hundseth Power Line Construction, is a growth-based company, with an innovative future ahead.  We attribute our success to the hard work and dedication of our people, and forward-thinking approach to our industry.

We are currently seeking a Project Coordinator, a team player who is committed to accountability, safety, and a strong work ethic, as we strive to set the standard of excellence every day.  This position will be primarily based out of our Kamloops location, however travel throughout British Columbia, such as to Prince George, will be required.

The Project Coordinator will provide many levels of operations support, to the General Manager.   Through effective communication skills and attention to detail and deadlines, meeting the expectations of our customers, on time, and on budget, is vital.

As the key contact between HPL and the customer, the Project Coordinator will possess excellent organizational skills such as evaluating project scopes, completing accurate and timely estimates, as well as scheduling and organizing crews and material, as well as providing clear and concise reports.

Additional responsibilities include attending project start-up meetings, providing input and assistance to the tender preparation, ensuring accuracy prior to the tender submission, gathering and reporting project financials, invoicing, estimates, construction schedules, project executions, and close outs.

Skills & Experience

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation, or working towards this designation, would be an asset.
  • Previous experience working in a project management support role is preferred.
  • Previous experience participating in the bid process, and using bid-software, is an asset
  • Previous customer relations experience is required.
  • Strong proficiency with MS Office suite and Excel is required, scheduling and project management software, is an asset.
  • Previous power line/electrical experience is an asset.
  • Industry knowledge such as understanding single lines and terminology, is required.
  • 3 to 5 years construction project management experience, is preferred.
  • Proficiency in estimate preparation, forecasting, pricing, profit and loss responsibility, scheduling, and quality management.
  • Strong communication (verbal & written), leadership, problem-solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Results-oriented with the ability to interpret and effectively manage competing priorities and timelines.
  • Demonstrated success in project delivery and execution of project management methods.
  • Highly effective negotiation, diplomatic, and conflict resolution skills.
  • Other industry related certifications are considered assets.

Additional Work requirements

  • Possession of a valid driver’s license and fairly clean drivers abstract.
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • Must have clean criminal record to access Canada’s rail lines.
  • Flexibility to adjust to shifting priorities and deadlines.
  • Travel to construction site locations will be required.

Please submit your resume and cover letter indicating how your experience meets the job requirements on our website: www.hundseth.ca.


 All Applicants are thanked for their interest. Only potential candidates will be contacted.





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