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Project Representative, Mechanical
Black & McDonald Limited - London
Posted:2/6/2018
Job Description

Are you looking for a position that offers…

  • The ability to take an entrepreneurial role securing negotiated mechanical service project work
  • Training and development to prepare for greater opportunity in a growing industry with Black & McDonald
  • Diverse potential in commercial, industrial, manufacturing, institutional and retail markets
  • Involvement in a national business with a company culture of continuous improvement
  • The ability to help reinforce our values and shape our contribution to the communities we live and work in

Why choose a career with Black & McDonald?

Our vision is to be the best company to work for; the best company for safety, quality and value; the best company for customer service; and the best company for technical expertise. 

Position Summary

Reporting to the Division Manager, this exciting opportunity will work within our London projects and service teams and is responsible for providing support to all functional areas of the business including, but not limited to, assisting with planning, organizing, and evaluating various aspects of construction projects and service contracts. The successful candidate will reside at our London Ontario office while serving an area along the 401 corridor from Woodstock to Windsor.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Managers and Supervisors to provide valuable assistance to the Construction and Service operations
  • Assist with planning and preparing various schedules, budgets and estimates
  • Attend all weekly operational meetings as required and attend monthly Safety Talk meetings
  • Build and maintain customer and supplier/vendor relationships
  • Setup and maintain project files and various reports
  • Coordinate purchase of tools, equipment and materials for secured jobs
  • Complete various tasks as assigned by the Division Manager​


Desired Skills & Experience

Competency Requirements

  • Change Orientation
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Continuous Learning
  • Customer Focus
  • Holds Self and Others Accountable
  • Problem Solving and Innovation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Values and Respects Others

Education & Skill Requirements

  • Has completed or is working towards a university degree or college diploma in engineering technology and/or equivalent trade experience and knowledge
  • Basic skills in planning and scheduling, contract management, engineering and safety
  • Competency in computer skills such as Microsoft applications, i.e. excel, word, outlook
  • Ability and willingness to travel within Southwest Ontario region, including Hamilton, London and surrounding areas.​

Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Entry-level Professional
Job ID: 201827950