Design Project Coordinator – Government <O15-A>

Job Section: 
Public Service/Government
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Job Description: 

Design Project Coordinator required for provincial government agency to assist with project for the new stores with in Ontario.  This role will be responsible for ensuring compliance with organization’s brand, standards and budgets for new stores, relocations and corporate facilities.  Will manage multiple Store Planning and Design projects with project activities including Consultant management, design programming, scheduling, contract documentation, tender processes, site visits, architectural detailing, construction clarifications, budgeting and internal approval processes.  Will be working with various departmental committees and initiatives such as Store Standard Details, Store Formats, researching and assessing products, cost analysis and prototypes. Successful candidate must possess architectural design and project management skills obtained through an Interior Design, Architecture or Architectural Technology degree or diploma from an accredited institution. Must have experience in design and construction, with exposure to Retail store planning and design being preferred.  Must have previous experience in project management, consultant management, and the tender process is enhanced by construction contract administration skills. Must have a working knowledge of the Ontario Building Code, as well as local and municipal by-laws for buildings and signage. Advanced technical skills and experience in design and construction are supplemented with a sound working knowledge of AutoCAD, MS Outlook, MS Excel, and/or comparable software.  Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills; excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Must have the ability to work independently with a high level of accuracy and accountability. Must be able to travel province-wide and hold a valid Ontario driver’s license.  Those interested in this position please email

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Date updated: 
Tuesday, February 6, 2018