Construction Careers

We welcome you to consider joining our team at Rykon. With over 30 years in the construction industry, we are proud to admit that our valued team members have accumulated an impressive number of years in our employ. Coming to work for us is more than simply “getting a job”. We consider our investment in you to be as important as your investment in us.

Our management team appreciates talented individuals who enjoy working in a collaborative, yet challenging environment. Please feel free to contact us regarding the opportunities listed below. All those who are determined to meet our requirements will be contacted directly.

Thank you for your interest in Rykon.

Current Positions

Estimator

  • Go out for pricing on specific items as requested by Project Coordinator
  • Update budget with actuals as signed off by Project Coordinator
  • Build database for consistent pricing on repeat items
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Estimator

Responsibilities

  • Produce all estimates for new builds
  • Complete all budgets:
    • Send out plans with spec for quotes
    • Check all quotes against spec for accuracy
    • Follow up with trades on quoting to receive pricing in timely fashion
    • Review quotes with Project Coordinator
    • Quantity take-offs from plans where necessary
    • Assemble budget and review with Sales and Project Coordinator
  • Go out for pricing on specific items as requested by Project Coordinator
  • Update budget with actuals as signed off by Project Coordinator
  • Build database for consistent pricing on repeat items
  • Maintain accurate notes / calculations when estimating costs

Assistant Construction Manager

  • Accountable to Construction Manager (C.M.)
  • Decisions & direction of trades deferred to C.M.
  • Continual communication w/ C.M.
  • Eyes & ears of the C.M. (ie: safety issues, quality control & trouble shooting)
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Assistant Construction Manager

Site Related Responsibilities

  • Accountable to Construction Manager (C.M.)
  • Decisions & direction of trades deferred to C.M.
  • Continual communication w/ C.M.
  • Eyes & ears of the C.M. (ie: safety issues, quality control & trouble shooting)
  • Able to multi-task
  • Able to prioritize tasks
  • Able to give direction to labourers
  • Ensure labourers & carpenters log time and description of work / lot
  • Make sure safety meeting are held bi-weekly with minutes logged
  • Deficiencies / diligent to ensure deficiency lists are executed in a timely fashion
  • Take offs / lumber, concrete, window trim, etc.
  • Order materials to construct homes with C.M. direction
  • Assisting in scheduling  & prebooking trades under the direction of the C.M.
  • Phone call follow up with schedules
  • Start time same as C.M.
  • Know all design details
  • Continually prompt C.M. for the execution of spec / detail on each home
  • Ensure Trade List is current
  • Follow up changes with Change Orders
  • Follow up for the return of rental items

Construction Manager

  • Reports to and is accountable to Rykon’s Project Manager
  • Responsible for the overall macro management of construction on specified site or sites
  • Work as a team with the Project Coordinator.
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Construction Manager

Site Related Responsibilities

  • Reports to and is accountable to Rykon’s Project Manager
  • Responsible for the overall macro management of construction on specified site or sites
  • Work as a team with the Project Coordinator.
  • Produce schedules for review by Project Manager prior to commencement of construction
  • Set schedules with copies to the office
    • Foundation
    • To Lock-up
    • Drywall
    • Completion
  • Weekly status report with ongoing communication to management
  • Timely execution of schedules which are tied to the contract completion dates
  • Scheduling and management of the day to day site operations with all trades suppliers and inspections
  • Provide quantity take offs for all required aspects of the homes
  • Ordering all materials needed to construct the homes
  • Overseeing all of the safety related issues on site ie; first aid attendant, safety meetings, guard rails, fall protection and all other possible day to day safety issues
  • Keep a clean and well organized site
  • Maintain a high level of quality control
  • Promote positive client, trade and Rykon relations
  • Crisis management / trouble shooting / problem solving

Administrative

  • Monthly approval of invoices and work in place on site for each home
  • Approval of time sheets and labour break down
  • Receive and follow for all Colour and Finish
  • Post the Colour and Finish and all Change Orders in home
  • Review trades on a monthly basis
  • Initiate applications for Gas and Electrical service
  • Involved in trade selection
  • Initiate COC insurance
  • Obtain Occupancy Permit well in advance of closing and deliver to PM
  • Responsible for all take-offs, labour & carpentry required for budget assembly
  • Attend client meeting with PC when required
  • Attend weekly construction meeting with Rykon’s Team

Carpenter/Apprentice Carpenter

We are currently seeking a Carpenter/Apprentice Carpenter for back framing and preparation and form-work of concrete slabs and stairs. If you are a self-motivated hardworking individual we want to hear from you.

Labourer

Rykon Construction Management Ltd. is currently seeking a hard-working, task orientated labourer to join our team. Full time work to start immediately. Valid class 5 license is required. Must be able to lift 50lbs.

If you are self-motivated, energetic, and hardworking, we want to hear from you.

How To Apply