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Field Construction Manager

Location: 

Surrey, British Columbia, CA

Req ID:  9741
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Technology
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular

Description

 

Join our team

 

This is a transformational opportunity to work on TELUS’ #1 strategic investment; delivering an extraordinary customer experience by expanding and maintaining our PureFibre and copper infrastructure. We are on a mission to ensure speed and capacity for generations to come, and to create the foundation for access to future solutions like the connected home, smart cities, and our TELUS Health applications.

 

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together:

 

You will work together with our build partner(s) to maximize the build efficiency, increase schedule predictability and identify unit cost efficiencies while driving sustainable & strong engagement with our partners. You will provide field level oversight to lead the construction of our outside plant network while providing guidance around standards, quality and safety to build partner groups.

 

Here's how:

 

  • You will lead TELUS’ build partners involved in the build of all TELUS PureFibre infrastructure
  • By handling the implementation of our Outside Plant infrastructure across various communities in British Columbia
  • By verifying that work site safety is being followed and by promoting a safe work environment through in-field safety audits
  • You’ll be responsible for maintaining high quality standards and compliancy to ensure workload is retired as planned to meet strategic objectives by working closely with various internal and external teams to develop consistent operating processes within the construction discipline
  • Part of your role with be to identify and remove challenges that would otherwise impede progress and actively communicate build project status and any risks
  • We will trust you to ensure the quality of construction through in-field quality audits and activity seek solutions with build partners
  • You will review financial documents in order to ensure accuracy and to find opportunities for savings
  • This role is 70% in field (on the ground in neighborhoods and communities assigned) and 30% mobile office based

 

 

Qualifications

 

Here's how:

 

  • You will lead TELUS’ build partners involved in the build of all TELUS PureFibre infrastructure
  • By handling the implementation of our Outside Plant infrastructure across various communities in British Columbia
  • By verifying that work site safety is being followed and by promoting a safe work environment through in-field safety audits
  • You’ll be responsible for maintaining high quality standards and compliancy to ensure workload is retired as planned to meet strategic objectives by working closely with various internal and external teams to develop consistent operating processes within the construction discipline
  • Part of your role with be to identify and remove challenges that would otherwise impede progress and actively communicate build project status and any risks
  • We will trust you to ensure the quality of construction through in-field quality audits and activity seek solutions with build partners
  • You will review financial documents in order to ensure accuracy and to find opportunities for savings
  • This role is 70% in field (on the ground in neighborhoods and communities assigned) and 30% mobile office based

 

You're the missing piece of the puzzle:

 

  • With your customer First passion and your ability to maintain a high level of performance under varying conditions and time constraints you will bring your experience collaborating with customers to resolve customer service issues
  • With this desire to move the team forward, you can exemplify, illustrate, promote and apply the TELUS values
  • You have behavioral flexibility, tenacity and positive oral and written communication skills, demonstration of sound judgment and decisiveness coupled with a proven track record as an authentic leader who leads by example
  • Validated ability to analyze, monitor and manage a budget
  • With your talent to improve performance through observing, assessing and sharing information about performance expectations with various teams
  • Put your strong collaboration and influencing skills to use across the organization and up and down the hierarchy
  • You have the aptitude to learn with an entrepreneurial spirit and a proficiency to prioritize in a dynamic environment
  • You have a related degree/diploma or equivalent related experience

 

Nice to have's:

 

  • Previous related management experience
  • PMP certification
  • 4+ years Telecom outside plant build experience
  • Prior experience with TELUS systems like JIRA, SAP, MyWorld, SpatialNet, SRM

 

Must have's:

 

  • Robust knowledge of Copper & Fiber Outside Plant and related work-site safety
  • G-Suite & Microsoft group of programs
  • Strong oral, written and interpersonal skills
  • Class 5 driver’s license

 

 

A bit about us

We’re a people-first, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly. 

We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability—your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. 

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

 

 

 

 

Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

5G
TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

6
Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

1
Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).

Accessibility

TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.