Aecon Group Inc. is Canada’s largest, publicly traded construction and infrastructure development company. Aecon and its subsidiaries provide services to private and public sector clients throughout Canada and on a selected basis internationally.Aecon Utilities is Ontario's premier utility contractor, averaging more than 1000 skilled trades people, project managers and clerical staff. Our respected personnel are well equipped with more than 1500 major pieces of equipment, including one of the largest directional drilling fleets in Ontario.POSITION OVERVIEW
Our Aecon O.N.E team is looking for a Business Analyst. Our purpose is to provide a division-wide approach to identify, prioritize and successfully execute a portfolio of initiatives and projects that are aligned with Aecon’s strategic and financial goals and ensure service excellence to our customers.
Reporting to the Project Manager, the Business Analyst will be responsible to continuously refine and share best practices throughout the Utilities Division and provide a channel of communication for successes, mitigation of issues, risk and dependencies across yards.
The successful candidate must be available to travel across Ontario.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Design, develop and establish key reporting standards
- Maintain overall project planning and formulate reports based on project scheduling and timetables for deliverables
- Champion continuous process improvement throughout the Utilities Division
Identify training GAPS, and/or skill assessment within the yards
Maintain an action item tracking system, drive completion of activities, and document resolution of action items
Support Utilities teams in new initiatives; drive communications to ensure project execution is on successful track, and next step recommendations for stakeholders
Work with the team to generate sufficient information to enable effective business decisions, including the identification of alternative options and team recommendations
Serve as an effective liaison between all superintendents and yard staff to ensure that requirements and expectations are defined, communicated, and understood
Provide practical assistance, as necessary in support of the successful execution of each activity
Encourage collaboration and communication between business segments and managers to ensure achievement of company goals
Provide technical support to field staff
Sound computer skills – MS Excel, MS Access, MS Word, SAP and Business
Strong communication skills – oral and written
- Self motivated with good organizational skills
- Ability to work independently, accurately and under pressure
- Ability to see a task from conception to implementation
- Adaptable to flexible work schedule when required to meet deadlines
- Ability to Inspire and foster an environment of cooperation between different departments and co-workers
- Ability to work with others as a team
- Availability to travel between all Utilities yards
Interested candidates may apply directly through our Careers Website under "View Jobs": http://www.aecon.com/Careers/View_Jobs. You may sort by Business Unit to see this position under Utilities.