Employment Opportunities

SDP has negotiated a site collective agreement with representatives of the Iron Workers Union, Local 764, Carpenters Union, Local 579, and Labourers’ Union, Local 1208. The three unions have formed the Council of Construction Trades Inc. to represent construction workers who will work on the project. These unions represent approximately 90% of the expected trade hours required for the project. The Council has arranged to source any additional required skilled trades for the project from the various building and construction trade unions within the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador. For any employment inquiries about working on the project, please contact your provincial trade union representative.

In addition to skilled trades, SDP is also actively recruiting for the following positions for the West White Rose Project, qualified applicants interested are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.

Job ID Job Title Open Date Close Date Location
SDP00000 General Employment Application Open Date:01/01/2018 Close Date:12/31/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00000 | General Employment Application

SDP General Partnership welcomes all applications to the project.

Should you not see a role you’re qualified for, please submit your resume online through this channel. Should your application match a future need we’ll be in contact with you.

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SDP00019 Accounts Payable Clerk Open Date:05/26/2022 Close Date:06/26/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00019 | Accounts Payable Clerk

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Reporting to the Project Controls Manager.

Responsibilities
The Accounts Payable Clerk (APC) will:
• Register, codify and verify invoices
• Reconcile supplier statements
• Verify and register expense accounts
• Respond to employees and suppliers’ inquiries

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Communicate with Vendors and reconcile vendor statements with regards to discrepancies.
• Maintain filed and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with policy and accepted accounting practices.
• Print and prepare cheques for mailing
• Carry out bank transactions
• Ensure the highest of confidentiality
• Assist with analysis of certain general ledger accounts and expense categories

Qualifications
• Post secondary diploma in Finance/Accounting
• 2 to 5 years of relevant experience
• Experience in construction environment, an asset
• Knowledge of Excel
• Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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Accounts Payable Clerk – Job Description – SDP00019 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00021 Formwork General Superintendent Open Date:08/09/2022 Close Date:09/27/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00021 | Formwork General Superintendent

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Formwork General Superintendent (FS) will:
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the SDP construction organization.
• Participate in supervision and the overall safety and quality of the formwork and access on the CGS.
• Ensure implementation of all SSHE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department.
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related to formwork and access operations.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Ensure all scaffold and formwork installation were per the drawings and meet NL OH&S regulations.
• Manage changes in installation of the formwork and access systems via working with the on-site engineers.
• Plan and schedule upcoming formwork and access operations.
• Ensure correct equipment and tools are in place.
• Ensure correct person power are in place.
• Create daily reports, review timecards, LDR and Cost reports for all operations.
• Work closely with craft team members and develop a team environment.

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in installation and management of access systems.
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements.
• Ability to prepare work plans and ensure they are aligned for access operations.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability work well within teams.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00021 – Formwork Superintendent – Job Description -2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00023 Concrete Superintendent #2 Open Date:07/20/2022 Close Date:08/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00023 | Concrete Superintendent #2

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Concrete Superintendent (CS) will:
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the SDP construction organization.
• Participate in supervision and the overall safety and quality on the CGS.
• Ensure implementation of all SSHE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department.
• Plan and schedule work related to concrete materials composition, project requirements, specifications, schedules, and budget.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Supervise crews at various locations and ensure the overall quality of the concrete operations.
• Ensure implementation of all procedures and work package related to the concrete work.
• Establish plans to maintain the project schedule and to perform work according to the projects requirements and Canadian regulations.
• Follow up the concrete works on slip form and non-slip form operations according to implemented procedures.
• Follow up on the daily concrete activities to ensure quality standards are met.
• Coordinate day to day operations and liaise with related departments to ensure concrete schedules are maintained.
• Assist with preparation and execution of various concrete operations, including concrete pours, epoxy injections, epoxy coatings, etc.
• Procure necessary tools and equipment required to carry out all concrete operations.

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in installation and management of concrete systems.
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements.
• Ability to prepare work plans and ensure they are aligned for concrete operations.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability work well within teams.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00023 – Concrete Superintendent – Job Description – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00042 Project Planner Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00042 | Project Planner

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
• Co-ordinate the project planning process within area of responsibility.
• Maintain the process for proactively managing the critical path.
• Work with the Project leads to determine overall project schedule and planning development plans & priorities.
• Provide timely variance analysis and an early warning to construction management on critical or near critical activities.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Coordinates and tracks multiple key projects and tasks.
• Maintains a resource loaded and networked program schedule for on-going and special projects that can be utilized to analyze resource allocations, mission
completion dates, and “what if” analysis.
• Tracks and updates personnel and projects progress and critical path on a daily basis.
• Creates tracking reports for various levels of management.
• Coordinates project schedules and recommends appropriate lead-lag times.
• Plans workload for multiple project management teams and de-conflicts resources.
• Provides forward looking schedule analysis to Management.
• Interfaces between senior management, Construction Managers, and Lead Project Coordinators to gather data and adjust scheduling parameters.
• Contributes to program proposal preparation efforts.
• Works with project subcontractors to communicate scheduled task and schedule variances.

Qualifications
• Bachelor degree in Engineering
• Minimum of 5+ years of pertinent experience in planning and scheduling, or an equivalent combination of education and experience of large scale civil
projects
• Experience in similar roles for planning of major projects in road / transportation, dams or construction of large civil structures
• Excellent Primavera skills

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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Project Planner – Job Description – SDP00042 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00065 Access Lead Open Date:04/26/2022 Close Date:06/25/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00065 | Access Lead

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Access Lead will:
• Be responsible for development and preparation of Access Plans ensuring they are in accordance with Canadian regulations, Project requirements, specifications,
schedules, budget, and HSE standards.
• Develop, train, and supervise a team comprised of Engineers, field coordinators and superintendents.
• Collaborate with the CGS Temporary design team and general construction organization to overcome access challenges, both planned and unplanned, all while
promoting HSE guidelines, safe operating procedures and a positive safety culture.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Oversee and manage all Access related operations
• Responsible for installation and maintenance of dropped object protection (DOP) and any scaffold supported hoardings.
• Ensure all scaffold, access brackets, QuikDeck, gangways, stairtowers and any other access systems are installed as per manufactures recommendations and
drawings and that they meet NL OH&S regulations.
• Manage changes in installation of access systems by working with the on-site construction team.
• Ensure correct equipment, tools and materials are procured and managed.
• Ensure correct personnel resources are in place.
• Provide input to and be accountable for departments schedule and cost.
• Create daily reports, review timecards, cost reports for all access related operations and personnel.
• Ensure all HSE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department.
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related to access operations.

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or construction / project management related field. Candidates with trade specific background also considered
when a combination of training and work experience is deemed equivalent.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience specific to Heavy Civil / Concrete Projects.
• Concrete Gravity Structure (CGS) / Gravity Based Structure (GBS) and/or slipform experience preferred.
• Experience with access and access systems (Aluma System, QuikDeck, Access Brackets, etc)
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders and decision makers.
• Excellent verbal, written, presentation and communication skills with working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suit.
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and take the initiative.
• Ability to effectively present information at both detail and summary level. Ability to interact with executive management and operational level staff.
• Familiarity with construction processes.
• Keen attention to detail.
• Ability to manage stress and prioritize during times of increased demand and pressure.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff, managers and external partners.
• Project experience considered an asset.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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Access Lead – Job Description – SDP00065- 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00061 Concrete Lead Open Date:05/26/2022 Close Date:06/25/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00061 | Concrete Lead

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Concrete Lead (CL) will:
• Responsible for the development and preparation of the Concrete Plan ensuring they are in accordance with Canadian regulations, Project requirements,
specifications, schedules, budget, and HSE standards.
• Develop, train, and supervise members of the team.
• Promote HSE guidelines to the Rebar team and construction organization.
• Plan all concrete production, distribution and placement activities for the West White Rose Project.
• Oversee the operations and production of concrete at the batch plant while planning and coordinating logistics of concrete materials and day to day
operations/maintenance of the batch plant.
• Supervise and manage staff and craft personnel at the batch plants to ensure production/work is carried out in a safe manner.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Coordinate day to day concrete production and liaise with other departments to ensure concrete schedules are maintained and met.
• Create procedures in consultation with discipline leads and supervisors, quality, engineering and client.
• Prepare procedures and work instructions related to concrete works.
• Create and issue follow up reports regarding quality, quantities, timeframes and HSE.
• Follow up on drawings and make necessary corrective actions.
• Follow up on production progress in the field to monitor quality.
• Responsible for internal control between the disciplines to ensure work is performed without interruptions.
• Prepare internal control plans to ensure functionality of the department.
• Manage and coordinate scheduled and non-scheduled maintenance for batch plants and other equipment related to concrete production.
• Coordinate equipment with the various departments, to ensure that work is carried out without disruption.
• Requisition tools and equipment required to carry out various operations.
• Establish plans to maintain the project schedule and to perform work according to the projects requirements and Canadian regulations.
• Plan and schedule work related to concrete materials composition, project requirements, specifications, schedules, and budget.
• Select suitable equipment for the upcoming pouring operations.
• Develop the logistics plan for materials, including storage and handling on and off site.
• Prepare documents related to concrete production, such as; approval of materials and concrete mix design.
• Follow up on planning of the site build up and barge arrangement related to concrete production and logistics.

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years engineering experience specific to CGS construction.
• Experience with concrete production, distribution and placement.
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00061 – Concrete Lead – Job Description – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00064 Formwork Lead Open Date:05/26/2022 Close Date:06/25/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00064 | Formwork Lead

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Formwork Lead (FL) will:
• Responsible to development and preparation of the Formwork Plans ensuring they are in accordance with Canadian regulations, Project requirements,
specifications, schedules, budget, and HSE standards. .
• Develop, train, and supervise a team of engineers.
• Promote HSE Guidelines to the CGS Temporary design team and construction organization.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Oversee and manage all formwork and access operations.
• Ensure all scaffold and formwork installation were per the drawings and meet NL OH&S regulations
• Manage changes in installation of the formwork and access systems via working with the on-site engineers
• Ensure correct equipment and tools are in place.
• Ensure correct personnel resources are in place.
• Create daily reports, review timecards, cost reports for all operations
• Ensure implementation of all HSE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department.
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related formwork and access operations.

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. And equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience specific to CGS Construction
• Experience with formwork and access
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders and decision makers.
• Excellent verbal, written, presentation and communication skills with working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suit and project management, scheduling and
estimating software.
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and take the initiative.
• Ability to effectively present information at both detail and summary level. Ability to interact with executive management and operational level staff.
• Familiarity with construction processes.
• Excellent writing skills.
• Keen attention to detail.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff, managers and external partners.
• Willingness to periodically travel to the Argentia, NL site.
• Project experience considered an asset.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00064 – Formwork Lead – Job Description – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00072 Environmental Advisor Open Date:05/12/2022 Close Date:06/22/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00072 | Environmental Advisor

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
• Provide support to the Environmental and Regulatory department.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Develop and revise E&R plans, standard operating procedures, and scope of works.
• Coordinate, complete and submit annual and monthly reports.
• Coordinate, complete and submit permit and approval applications to Government.
• Training of staff and craft in environment and regulatory duties and obligations.
• Undertake or Coordinate inspections with field staff
• Advise on-site management team on permits, authorizations, licenses and other regulatory documentation applicable to site operation.
• Support E&R Site Personnel in departmental scope including: complete and revise of IDF’S, MEF’S, requisitions; procurement package follow ups; generating
and revise training modules.
• Liaise with field staff as a local expert in environmental matters
• Implement environmental plans through work pack development coordination
• Act as a tool-box talk resource (identify subjects, create, deliver)
• Complete status review of all environmental aspects identified by the Environmental Manager
• Administer preventive and corrective actions when necessary
• Field-level coordination of environmental aspects
• Report to the Environmental Manager of potential environmental issues in a timely manner
• Inform Superintendent of potential environmental issues in a timely manner regarding specific work scope
• Assist in development of planning E&R documents
• Field liaisons with crews and fore-crew to coordinate Environmental aspects
• Data Gathering, tabulation and trend interpretation, including soil, water and air sampling

Qualifications
• Candidates are required to have a Bachelor’s degree, diploma in an environmental field, or equivalent experience
• 5+ years’ experience within a similar role (experience on an engineering, procurement and construction project will be considered an asset)
• Superior written/verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills, as well as a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and to work effectively within
an integrated project team
• Familiarity with standard water, soil and air sampling methodologies and tests.
• Proficient use in excel and other Microsoft applications to ensure environmental databases are updated with appropriate documentation
• Familiar with Provincial (NL) Regulations
• Experience with Root Cause Analysis, TapRoot Leader preferable.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization

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Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00073 Scheduler Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00073 | Scheduler

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
• Co-ordinate the project planning process within area of responsibility.
• Maintain the process for proactively managing the critical path.
• Work with the Project leads to determine overall project schedule development plans & priorities.
• Provide timely variance analysis and an early warning to construction management on critical or near critical activities.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Coordinates and tracks multiple key projects and tasks.
• Maintains a resource loaded and networked program schedule for on-going and special projects that can be utilized to analyze resource allocations, mission
completion dates, and “what if” analysis.
• Tracks and updates personnel and projects progress and critical path on a daily basis.
• Creates tracking reports for various levels of management.
• Coordinates project schedules and recommends appropriate lead-lag times.
• Plans workload for multiple project management teams and de-conflicts resources.
• Provides forward looking schedule analysis to Management.
• Interfaces between senior management, Construction Managers, and Lead Project Coordinators to gather data and adjust scheduling parameters.
• Contributes to program proposal preparation efforts.
• Works with project subcontractors to communicate scheduled task and schedule variances.

Qualifications
• Bachelor degree in Engineering
• Minimum of 5+ years of pertinent experience in planning and scheduling, or an equivalent combination of education and experience of large scale civil
projects
• Experience in similar roles for planning of major projects in road / transportation, dams or construction of large civil structures
• Excellent Primavera skills

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Scheduler – Job Description – SDP00073 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00075 Access Superintendent Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00075 | Access Superintendent

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Access Superintendent (AS) will:
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the SDP construction organization.
• Participate in supervision and the overall safety and quality of the access on the CGS.
• Ensure implementation of all SSHE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department.
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related to access operations.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Ensure all scaffold and formwork installation are per the drawings and meet NL OH&S regulations.
• Manage changes in installation of the access systems via working with the on-site engineers.
• Plan and schedule upcoming access operations.
• Ensure correct equipment and tools are in place.
• Ensure correct person power are in place.
• Collaborate with the Formwork Superintendent.
• Create daily reports, review timecards and Cost reports for all operations.
• Work closely with craft team members and develop a team environment.

Qualifications
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in installation and management of Access systems.
• Knowledge of PERI formwork system or equivalent.
• Experience with steel formwork would be an asset.
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements.
• Ability to prepare work plans and ensure they are aligned for formwork/access operations.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability work well within teams.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00075 – Access Superintendent – Job Description – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00084 Contracts Administrator Open Date:07/04/2022 Close Date:08/04/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00084 | Contracts Administrator

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Contracts Administrator (CA) will:
• Negotiate and develop Subcontracts and Service Agreements on behalf of the Project for goods, services, or other contractual obligations;
• Manage Subcontractors and service providers to ensure Project milestones are met and committed costs are not exceeded.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Work collaboratively as part of a team.
• Manage the competitive bid process on RFQs from EOI through to award; negotiate Terms and Conditions as part of the process.
• Draft Service Agreements and build Subcontracts.
• Vendor Management including progress monitoring, schedule and cost mitigation, and working with various stakeholders to resolve problems and disputes.
Stakeholders may include suppliers, Engineering and Construction, Cost and Finance, the Senior Management Team and the client.
• Ensure Subcontractor and Procurement compliance with Project policies and procedures and with relevant regulations, laws, and industry standards.
• Cost stewardship and reporting duties.
• Maintain records and filing systems to ensure a complete record and to ensure compliance with Project policies and procedures and with best practices in
Contracts and Finance.
• Formal Closeout of packages and agreements.
• Contribute to the team’s efforts in the Continuous Improvement of Project processes.

Qualifications
• Degree or college diploma in business administration or equivalent
• 3-5 years vendor management experience in an engineering environment, specifically in the construction or shipbuilding industries or a comparable heavy
industry, preferably as a CA
• Knowledge of the fundamentals of Contract Management
• Committed to practicing dispute avoidance strategies as part of a professional practice
• Working knowledge of federal and provincial legal and regulatory requirements affecting management of Subcontracts on the WWRP such as labour and HSE
• Experience working in purchasing or contract management systems
• Strong skills in Excel and basic Microsoft Office programs.
• Familiarity with P2P processes.
• Excellent writing skills.
• Keen attention to detail.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff, managers and external partners.
• Willingness to periodically travel to the Argentia, NL site.
• Project experience considered an asset.

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SDP00084 – Contracts Administrator – Job Description – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00088 Drafter Open Date:06/16/2022 Close Date:07/14/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00088 | Drafter

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Drafter (D) will:
• Assist engineers in developing solutions associated with Construction Execution
• Prepare structural steel and reinforced concrete temporary works drawings using AutoCAD
• Redline as-built drawings for permanent construction works (Reinforced Concrete and Mechanical)

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Assist engineers in developing solutions associated with Construction Execution
• Prepare structural steel and reinforced concrete temporary works drawings using AutoCAD
• Redline as-built drawings for permanent construction works (Reinforced Concrete and Mechanical)
• Coordinates design work with related construction groups
• Perform quality checks to ensure documents reflect design intent
• Perform site investigations and construction inspections where required
• Contract administration duties such as performing shop drawing reviews, prepare site instructions, and review progress
• Routinely archive and retrieve data from electronic database for support of work
• Interface between construction, engineering and planning for preparation of job cards with regards to method and sequence
• Structural material traceability
• Technical and field-support to fabrication and installation sites

Qualifications
• Must hold a diploma in preferrably an Civil/Structural Engineering Technology from an accredited Canadian Institution, with a C.E.T. designation
• Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience
• Strong understanding and proficiency in AutoCAD is required
• Good understanding and proficiency in Navisworks, and Microstation is highly desired
• Be familiar with current codes and standards
• Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Ability to work in a complex, multi-discipline and fast-paced team project environment

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00094 Project Administrative Assistant Open Date:06/07/2022 Close Date:07/05/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00094 | Project Administrative Assistant

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Project Administrative Assistant (PAA) will:
• Provides administrative and/or secretarial support to the project team at their designated location.
• Perform general clerical and project related tasks. These tasks include but are not limited to expense reporting, project calendar management,
coordination of site visits, resolving various administrative inquiries/problems and assisting with the operation of the office.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Coordinating with employees for activities related to the operational support of the assigned work location.
• Act as liaison with the Management team for office administration support on a daily basis.
• Operating desktop computer system to prepare, edit and compose correspondence when required.
• Preparing and distributing minutes, and agendas for required meetings.
• Prepare and maintain project documentation (ie. Binders, files, etc.).
• Provide proper handling of confidential materials (ie. Locking filing cabinets, shredding, etc.)
• Assisting department personnel with expense reporting.
• Scheduling and coordinating meetings, events, site visits, conference calls, calendars, taxi/shuttle rides, WebEx calls, and other similar tasks for key
management staff.
• Arranging and coordinating boardroom meeting schedules at the various office locations.
• Organizing and maintaining electronic and paper files for various project related functions.
• Acting as a backup when required for other Office Administration staff in other work locations e.g. (breaks/vacations).
• Act as an ambassador within your team to promote a positive and safe working environment.
• Any additional duties as required by your department to promote an efficient workplace.

Qualifications
• Graduate from the Office Administration Program, and/or completion of various Office Administration courses, and/or equivalent experience in an office
administration role.
• Project experience in the Oil & Gas Industry is an asset.
• Knowledge of following tools: Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
• Proficient in keyboarding, and ability to learn in-house applications.
• Initiative and ability to operate independently with limited supervision.
• People person and being active member of a team environment.
• Discretion, good judgment, adaptable and versatile individual.
• Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task.
• Effective listening, written and verbal communication skills.
• Must be willing to travel to site daily as this is an onsite position located in Argentia, NL.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00102 Site Buyer Open Date:06/10/2022 Close Date:07/10/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00102 | Site Buyer

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Site Buyer (SB) will:
• Negotiate and develop Purchase Orders and Agreements on behalf of the
Project for third party goods & services;
• Be responsible for Vendor Management on engineered scopes of work to
ensure Project milestones are met and committed costs are not exceeded.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Manage the competitive bid process on RFQs from EOI through to award; negotiate Terms and Conditions as part of the process.
• Develop and issue Purchase Orders, with adherence to tender and approval policies and procedures.
• Develop and issue change orders and amendments, with adherence to Change Management policies and procedures.
• Vendor Management including progress monitoring, schedule and cost
mitigation, and working with various stakeholders to resolve problems
and disputes. Stakeholders may include suppliers, Engineering and
Construction, Quality, HSE, Cost and Finance, the Senior Management
Team and the client.
• Ensure Vendor and Procurement compliance with Project policies and
procedures and with relevant regulations, laws, and industry standards.
• Cost stewardship and reporting duties.
• Maintain records and filing systems to ensure a complete record and to
ensure compliance with Project policies and procedures and with best
practices in Procurement and Finance.
• Formal Closeout of packages and agreements.
• Contribute to the team’s efforts in the Continuous Improvement of
Project processes.

Qualifications
• Degree or college diploma in business administration or equivalent.
• 5-7 years vendor management experience in an engineering environment,
specifically in the construction or shipbuilding industries or a
comparable heavy industry, preferably in long lead purchasing.
• Knowledge of federal and provincial legal and regulatory requirements
affecting supply chain management on WWRP, understanding of compliance
issues affecting other disciplines such as QA, HSE and Labour.
• Experience working in purchasing systems.
• Strong skills in Excel and basic Microsoft Office programs.
• Familiarity with P2P processes.
• Excellent written and oral skills.
• Keen attention to detail.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff,
managers and external partners.
• Willingness to travel to the Argentia, NL site.
• Project experience considered an asset.
• Ability to exercise judgement and make decisions based on the
interpretation of policies relating to the planning and implementation
of procurement activities.
• Ability to work within deadlines in a fast paced and sometimes high-
pressure environment.
• Excellent oral and written English skills are essential.

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SDP00103 PreCast Execution Lead Open Date:06/08/2022 Close Date:07/08/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00103 | PreCast Execution Lead

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Precast Execution Lead (PEL) will:
• Lead supervision and the overall safety and quality on the precast operation.
• Coordinating with the precast superintendent and filed engineers on all precast operations.
• Plan and schedule work related to the precast operation, project requirements, specifications, schedules and budgets.
• Lead coordination meetings on a daily base.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Effective communication and interaction with leads, planners, engineering and management to discuss the specifications and procedures of the overall
operations.
• Responsible to monitor construction productivity and schedule performances and investigate reasons for less than satisfactory performance.
• Provide recommendations and institute measures for improvement.
• Pays close attention to all processes of project completion.
• Develop plans for execution for precast operations.
• Oversee and direct construction from conception to completion.
• Review of the projects scope and schedule deliverables for plausibility and cost.
• Overseeing of all onsite and offsite construction to monitor compliance with building a safety environment.
• Weekly meeting with management and client to ensure construction progress and cost milestones are met.
• Responsible for motivating and collaborating your teammates as well as inspiring positive communication within them so that they can work together toward
achieving goals.

Qualifications
• Precast operations experience is an asset.
• Minimum of 10 + years’ experience in installation and managing of formwork, rebar, concrete and MMO operations.
• Ability to prepare work plans for precast scope of work.
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements.
• Proficient with MS word and Excel.
• Strong attention to safety and quality.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work well within teams.

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SDP00104 Formwork Package Coordinator Open Date:06/13/2022 Close Date:07/13/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00104 | Formwork Package Coordinator

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Formwork Package Coordinator (FPC) will:
• Work side by side with Department Lead to interpret work scopes and develop schedules, budgets, work packages and hazard analysis’.
• Provide input to and be accountable for departments schedule and cost.
• Liaise with Engineering departments on temporary works requirements and technical quarries.
• Liaise with Formwork vendors while reviewing shop drawings for constructability and compatibility.
• Liaise with Formwork vendors on matters of procurement, delivery, cost and change.
• Lead a team of field coordinators and provide continuity between multiple shifts

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Assist the Department Lead with technical matters and all other areas of business.
• Monitor and support the execution of work scopes while reporting on progress, cost and schedule.
• Review and maintain tracking sheets associated with progress, cost, schedule and quality.
• Perform quantity takeoffs and support estimates for upcoming scopes.
• Conduct inspections with the Engineer of Record and/or QC/QA to ensure all requirements are met prior to each pour.
• Coordinate site activities and daily production needs with the Site Superintendent.
• Support the craft onboarding process.
• Manage the procurement of materials / tools and ensure required on site dates are met.
• Create daily reports, review timecards and cost reports for all formwork related operations and personnel.
• Ensure all HSE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department.
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related to formwork operations.

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or construction / project management related field. Candidates with trade specific background also
considered when a combination of training and work experience is deemed equivalent.
• 5-10 years of experience in the construction field and familiar with reading and understanding construction drawings and interpreting sequence of work.
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team.
• Excellent verbal, written, presentation and communication skills with working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suit.
• Demonstrated ability to work independently, take initiative and ask questions.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills.

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SDP00105 Material Controller Open Date:06/13/2022 Close Date:07/13/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00105 | Material Controller

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Material Controller (MC) will:
• Ensure appropriate storage and laydown facilities are available for
receipt and storage, including compliance with required maintenance and
preservation requirements of all equipment and materials.
• Follow established procedures and maintain all associated controls and
records related to receipt, handling, inspection, storage, and issue of
materials or equipment to construction or contractors and transfers to
other locations.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Maintain accurate records and all associated documents related to
receipts, storage locations, issue of equipment materials to
construction, items in storage, and for inter-site transfers to ensure
complete traceability.
• Maintain processes, procedures, and records related to imported items
to ensure compliance with any relevant import customs regulations and
country of equipment or material origin Export Control Compliance (ECC)
legislation.
• Issue Material Receiving Reports (MRR) for all deliveries to the site
and, where discrepancies or non-conformances are identified, ensure the
items are quarantined.
• Issue OS&D reports and liaise with project Supply Chain to arrange and
confirm resolution for all discrepancies.
• Work with construction to ensure issue and transportation requirements
for construction or installation by sub-contractors are identified well
in advance of requirements and provide status reports regarding the
availability, preparation, and issue status of equipment and materials
required.

Qualifications
• Minimum 4-6 years of site material control experience on heavy civil
projects within a construction environment, preferably in remote or
local locations.
• Good understanding of the forwarding, customs clearing and shipping
principles, permits, logistics management and supply chain strategies.
• Good understanding of local laws for transport and ability to gather
all required information.
• Computer skills with emphasis on MS Office applications, SharePoint,
Electronic Project Management Systems, including data base
manipulation.

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SDP00107 Weight Control Coordinator Open Date:06/14/2022 Close Date:07/14/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00107 | Weight Control Coordinator

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Weight Control Coordinator (WCC) will:
• Ensure that all permanent materials incorporated into the CGS are
documented and recorded.
• Responsible for determining the weight of the CGS during design and
construction.
• Review periodic weight reports, interrogate details to find missing or
double counted items.
• Adhere to project weight control procedures.
• Ensure all certified backup are available for reference to the final
weight reporting documentation.
• Develop a monthly weight summery report.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Ensure all weight control activities are defined.
• Review and agree with weight estimation and measurement procedures,
both on site and from suppliers.
• Proactively manage suppliers and fabricators to ensure all weight
information necessary is provided with shipments.
• Attend and monitor contractor and supplier weighting activities during
fabrication and integration.
• Highlight to all team members the importance of weight control,
transparency and traceability.
• Produce a monthly project weight summary report, identifying trends and
changes, with recommendations to management of where actions where may
be needed.
• Carry out regular audits of the subcontractors and suppliers weight
management processes.
• Interface with project technical manager and project team, collecting
data transmitted by disciplines of dry, lift and operating weights of
each single weight element.
• Perform back-up of input data to guarantee traceability of the data for
the whole duration of the project.
• Identify and monitor weight implication due to design changes.
• Provide an accurate analysis and evaluate on any weight deviation or
CoG variation and their effect on the limits set by the project and
proposes, when necessary provide corrective actions.

Qualifications
• Engineering Degree / Engineering technology.
• 5 years’ experience working with Civil and MMO scopes of work.
• Must have thorough knowledge of engineering practices and economic
principles, calculation methods, design details, international codes
and standards, procedures, and specifications.
• Exceptional analytical, problem solving, planning, and organizing
abilities.
• Strong interpersonal skills combined with a positive, team-oriented
attitude.
• Excellent communication and reporting skills.

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SDP00106 PreCast Field Coordinator Open Date:06/21/2022 Close Date:07/21/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00106 | PreCast Field Coordinator

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Precast Field Coordinator (PFC) will:
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the
SDP construction organization.
• Provide technical interpretation of plans and specifications and
provide general assistance to the precast team.
• Daily tracking of work progress.
• Generate daily reports.
• Develop SQ’s and TQ’s when applicable.
• Approve time cards on a daily base.
• Verify work is being completed as per the plan and approved sequence.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Ensure implementation of all procedures and work packages related to
precast work are followed.
• Understand what tolerances need to be met within the different scopes
of work of the precast operation.
• Perform and document visual in process/dimensional inspections.
• Responsible for reading, understanding and interpreting construction
drawings.
• Order and track construction material and equipment as required.
• Review shop drawings for conformance with the contract and ensure
information is communicated to field supervision.
• Provide assistance in the prevention of quality problems and in the
resolution of problems.
• Perform and record material verification as required.
• Pay close attention to cost and attend weekly LPI meetings.
• Report all non-conformances as detailed by the Quality Assurance System
and procedures.
• Participate in the investigation of non-conformances and corrective
action resolution as required.
• Perform and report on incoming inspection of materials received.
• Prepare/inspect and verify the completion of all construction punch-
list items.
• Liaison with the on-site quality inspectors and document control and
assist as necessary with preparation of RFIs, NCR’s, construction
method statements, etc.

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An
equivalent combination of training and work experience may be
considered.
• Minimum of 3-5 years engineering experience specific to concrete,
rebar, formwork and MMO construction.
• Precast operation experience is an asset.
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to
work effectively within an integrated project team.
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective
agreements.

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SDP00108 Executive Assistant Open Date:06/29/2022 Close Date:07/29/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00108 | Executive Assistant

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
• The Administrative Assistant role provides administrative and/or
secretarial support to the project team at their designated location.
They perform general clerical and project related tasks. These tasks
include but are not limited to expense reporting, project calendar
management, coordination of site visits, resolving various
administrative inquiries/problems and assisting with the operation of
the office.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Coordinating with employees for activities related to the operational
support of the assigned work location
• Act as liaison with the Management team for office administration
support on a daily basis
• Operating desktop computer system to prepare, edit and compose
correspondence when required. Preparing and distributing minutes, and
agendas for required meetings
• Prepare and maintain project documentation (ie. Binders, files, etc.)
• Provide proper handling of confidential materials (ie. Locking filing
cabinets, shredding, etc.)
• Assisting department personnel with expense reporting
• Scheduling and coordinating meetings, events, site visits, conference
calls, calendars, taxi/shuttle rides, WebEx calls, and other similar
tasks for key management staff
• Arranging and coordinating boardroom-meeting schedules at the various
office locations.
• Organizing and maintaining electronic and paper files for various
project related functions
• Acting as a backup when required for other Office Administration staff
in other work locations e.g. (breaks/vacations)
• Act as an ambassador within your team to promote a positive and safe
working environment
• Any additional duties as required by your department to promote an
efficient workplace

Qualifications
• Graduate from the Office Administration Program, and/or completion of
various Office Administration courses, and/or equivalent experience in
an office administration role
• Project experience in the Oil & Gas Industry is an asset
• Knowledge of following tools: Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word,
PowerPoint, Excel),
• Proficient in keyboarding, and ability to learn in-house applications
• Initiative and ability to operate independently with limited
supervision
• People person and being active member of a team environment
• Discretion, good judgment, adaptable and versatile individual
• Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task
• Effective listening, written and verbal communication skills

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00111 Payroll Manager Open Date:07/13/2022 Close Date:08/13/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00111 | Payroll Manager

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Payroll Manager (PM) will;
• Have disciplined time management skills, with proven ability to solve problems with exceptional communication skills.
• Ability to show proven leadership skills, and are deadline driven.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Administer weekly trades labour and semi-monthly staff payrolls.
• Ensures payroll compliance with internal policies and process and regulatory requirements.
• Accurately maintain payroll data including, but not limited, to information related to employee new hires, terminations, commissions, expenses, benefits,
LOA, vacation and sick days.
• Prepare monthly reconciliations for all payroll accounts as part of the month-end close cycle.
• Completes fiscal and calendar year-end processes and reporting requirements, including records of employment, workers compensation returns, T4, and
reconcile all payroll year-end tax summaries (Federal & Provincial), Provincial Health Tax Returns, and Workers Compensation Year End Returns.
• Assist with the day-to-day functions of Human Resources department including but not limited to recruitment, training, WSIP, and labour relations.
• Benefits administration in accordance with policy and plan.
• Complete posting and reconciliation of payroll general ledger accounts.
• Tracks and monitors Time & Attendance usage to ensure compliance with applicable internal policies and legislation.
• Assist Human Resource department to interpret and provide advice for payroll policies, procedures and best practices.
• Track and pay out vacation, sick leave and personal leave in accordance with the employment contract.
• Track and calculate sales commissions and incentives in accordance with the employment contract.

Qualifications
• Diploma or Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or Finance.
• Certification in Payroll Management is an asset.
• PCP Designation with the Canadian Payroll Association required
• Exceptional communication skills and customer service centric attitude
• 7-10 years of experience in full cycle payroll in a stand-alone position
• 3+ years in a management/supervisory capacity overseeing a payroll department and team.
• Experience using enterprise-wide HRM systems and/or in-house payroll systems
• Experience working in a large project environment with significant payroll volumes, or similar is preferred

Knowledge, Competencies and Attributes:
• Strong knowledge of payroll systems, internal controls, and management
• Strong working knowledge of accounting procedures, payroll processing principles and applicable legislation/regulations.
• A strong leader that proactively coaches and mentors team members on best practices and on performance while retaining a team of competent employees who
will ensure payroll functions are running smoothly.
• Knowledge of audits, income tax forms, health benefits programs, sick pay, retirement plans, etc.
• Forward thinking, analytical, with strong planning and technical accounting abilities.
• A collaborative individual who can work successfully with a variety of people and stakeholder groups and build effective relationships across the
business.
• An energetic, motivated, organized leader, with high integrity and ethics, and a customer-focused positive attitude.
• Able to exercise a high degree of patience, with a calm, well-managed approach to business.
• Able to be flexible in responding to changing and often competing priorities and deadlines.
• High attention to detail and accuracy, highly organized with solid decision making and problem-solving skills.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills and a demonstrated ability to present complex issues and concepts in a convincing manner.
• Able to foster teamwork with co-workers by encouraging open communication and cooperation.
• Proven ability to handle confidential and sensitive information in an appropriate manner.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00046 Payroll Coordinator #2 Open Date:07/18/2022 Close Date:08/18/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00046 | Payroll Coordinator #2

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Payroll Coordinator (PC) will:
• The Payroll Coordinator will assist the Payroll Lead in accurate and timely processing of payroll for both unionized and non-unionized employees,
performing various accounting tasks such as data management and ensuring employee payroll files and information is up to date.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Assist with all payroll system transactions, and provide administrative support to HR, Employees, Management team with high quality of information and service.
• Interpretation of complex project labour agreements, and how they relate to the changing payroll process;
• Guide employees on the various procedures, policies or questions they may have on payroll, timesheets, benefits etc.
• Other responsibilities in this role will include; processing CRA remittances, union dues, HAPSET and RRSP’s, assist with the processing of T4s and
reconciliations of the general ledger accounts relating to payroll on a monthly basis.
• Handle all Payroll transactions, including new hires, transfers, promotions, reclassifications, resignations/terminations, contract extension, leaves;
• Compile data and produce reports in Excel, presenting to management on a weekly, monthly, and ad hoc basis;
• Maintain good communication and collaborate with different sectors of the General Partnership to ensure the successful processing of information;
• Payroll Coordinator is a member of the Payroll team and will provide support to other roles within the department as required.

Qualifications
• College Diploma in Administration (Human Resource and/or Payroll) or a University degree in Human Resources, or equivalent;
• Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience working within the payroll field, with relevant working within heavy construction projects;
• The selected candidate will have a strong knowledge of government legislation and employment standards as they relate to payroll and accounting.
• The successful candidate must be detailed orientated, have strong organizational and time management skills.
• A Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) Designation from the Canadian Payroll Association would be considered an asset.
• Working knowledge of a Human Resource Management System (JDE knowledge is an asset, along with other payroll systems);
• Working knowledge of JD Edwards and Mitre Finch time and attendance systems would be an asset;
• Proficiency in MS Office, especially in Excel (vlookups, pivot tables and formulas);
• Knowledge of Project Labour Agreements, and their interpretations to payroll systems;
• Excellent communication skills in English – verbal / written;
• Self-motivated and ability to work with minimum supervision under pressure with strict deadlines;
• Maintain sensitive and confidential information.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00113 Work Package Coordinator - Rebar Open Date:07/27/2022 Close Date:08/27/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00113 | Work Package Coordinator - Rebar

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL.

Responsibilities
The Work Package Coordinator – Rebar (WPC-R) will:
• Organizing, coordinating, and ordering reinforcement rebar for the
entire project.
• Detailing and scheduling of pile reinforcements for the project.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Call in rebar for the project and manage deliveries.
• Check and issue up-to-date documents, schedules and drawings.
• Keep records of all issues of rebar drawings and Bar Bending.
• Schedules in preparation for rebar orders.
• Review quality records, test reports, and certify fabrication of
various components of the project.
• Communicate and collaborate with Designers, Quality Field Inspectors,
Weld Inspectors, Non-Destructive testers, Fabricators and Owner
Representatives to evaluate design and fabrication details and resolve
non-conformances.
• Advise on constructability issues.
• Utilize knowledge of departmental design standards and applicable
engineering codes to review design/shop drawings and documents for
conformance, and work with fabricators to ensure quality procedures are
followed.
• Verify that the fabrication conforms to the detailed designs and
technical requirements, and is suitable for construction.
• Prioritize scopes and allocate Work Orders.
• Take control of Work Orders (WO’s) and allocate scopes to relevant
Technicians to develop risk assessments/permits.
• Organize work pack printing and manage work packs and daily progress
tracking.
• Liaise with Supervisors, Coordinators and Schedulers with upcoming
scopes.
• Provide recommendations and suggestions on designs as well as processes
and standards.
• Understand and appropriately apply project technical criteria and
requirements related to steel girder, pre-stressed concrete girder,
bearing, and/or guide sign fabrication.

Qualifications
• Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or technical program or similar.
• Minimum 3-5 years of experience directly related to oil and gas
structure fabrication.
• Strong working knowledge in Microsoft Office Tools.
• Exceptional analytical, problem solving, planning, and organizing
abilities.
• Strong interpersonal skills combined with a positive, team-oriented
attitude.
• Preference will be given to those candidates with experience in
fabrication and holders of recognized related quality certificates.
• Ability to prioritize workloads according to timelines and constraints.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00113 – Work Package Coordinator – Rebar – Job Description – 2022

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”. SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.