Take the next step in your career at a company where hard work and experience is rewarded

Kinetic has spent the past thirty years perfecting its corporate culture by making our employees proud to be part of the Kinetic team. This is evidenced by the fact that most of our staff are long term employees. It’s what we’ve heard time and again from our employees: it’s the people at Kinetic that make it a great place to work.

As part of the Kinetic team, this is what you can expect:

  • A strong team to face challenges and issues together
  • Support to do your job and to do it well
  • The trust, opportunity, and the connections needed to succeed
  • No day will be the same
  • A highly competitive compensation package, above industry and market average

If you are looking for a company that has great team spirit and will allow you to get the tactical/hands-on experience to advance your career, please apply today.

  • Pre-Construction Manager / Senior Estimator

    Vancouver

    Are you an experienced Project Manager/Senior Estimator who loves getting in on the action right at the beginning stages of planning for construction?  Are you intimate with CCDC 5B contracts and enjoy working with clients to help them shape the construction project of their dreams?  If you answered yes, let’s connect!

    Reporting to our Branch Manager, you could work as part of our estimating team on a wide variety of projects throughout the lower mainland.  Some of the responsibilities include: 

    • Managing pre-construction services for Kinetic projects in the greater Vancouver region
    • Assist Business Development in preparing pre-qualification submissions, construction management, and negotiated contract proposal submissions
    • Prepare and present estimates at conceptual, schematic, design development, and preliminary working drawing stages of development
    • Undertake value engineering process as required

     

    Our ideal candidate will have:

    • Minimum 10 years’ experience in project management/estimating
    • Diploma in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering, or Building Technology
    • Excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills
    • Experience conducting value engineering analysis
    • Proven experience preparing detailed estimates
    • Experience working on complex institutional, commercial, light industrial, multi-unit residential, and civil structures up to $50 Million
    • Knowledge of the construction industry in our markets (lower mainland BC)
    • Thorough knowledge of construction contracts and trade scopes of work
    • Strong organizational skills and excellent time management abilities

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  • Superintendent

    Vancouver, BC

    Are you a hands-on Construction Leader with a trades background who knows their way around Commercial and Institutional jobsites?

    Do you enjoy the challenge of bringing people together to build quality projects?

    Kinetic Construction Ltd has an opportunity within our Vancouver branch to bring an experienced Superintendent on board to provide leadership, coaching and mentoring to all site employees while effectively managing the project and sub-trades and liaising with the client.

    Working collaboratively with a Project Manager, our Superintendents are responsible for:

    • Preparing, monitoring, managing and updating construction schedules, ensuring all stakeholders are taken into consideration
    • Regularly reviewing specifications and drawings, including shop drawings, and ensuring red-line drawings are updated throughout the project
    • Estimating and managing project labour requirements, including recruiting and managing performance of foremen and crew
    • Coordinating subcontractor work and ensuring details are completed as defined in scopes of work
    • Establishing, implementing and overseeing site safety plans and quality control measures, including site inspections and site security

    Our successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience supervising and leading projects, excellent communication skills, a passion for construction, and experience on a variety of Commercial and Institutional projects.

    We ask all interested applicants to submit a resume and project list via our website.    Project lists should include the size, scope and date of project, along with a clear indication of the responsibilities held.

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected to move forward in the application process will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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  • Assistant Superintendent

    Vancouver, BC

    Working your way up in the field and looking for a new environment? Let’s talk about your future with Kinetic Construction.
    We have an immediate need for a project in North Burnaby to have additional support providing leadership to crews on site to support the Superintendent. If you’ve got a passion for being in construction, want to participate in the responsibilities below and have the experience and qualifications listed, send us your resume and let’s get talking!
    Assistant Superintendents work collaboratively with the Superintendent on site and are jointly responsible for:
    • Preparing, monitoring, managing and updating construction schedules, ensuring all stakeholders are taken into consideration
    • Regularly reviewing specifications and drawings, including shop drawings, and ensuring red-line drawings are updated throughout the project
    • Estimating and managing project labour requirements, including recruiting and managing performance of foremen and crew
    • Coordinating subcontractor work and ensuring details are completed as defined in scopes of work
    • Establishing, implementing and overseeing site safety plans and quality control measures, including site inspections and site security
    Our successful candidate will have:
    • minimum of 2 years’ experience supervising and leading projects as a Foreman or Assistant Superintendent
    • 5-10 years of industry experience, preferably in the ICI sector
    • carpentry background (Journeyperson preferred)
    • excellent communication skills
    • passion for construction, and
    • experience on a variety of Commercial and Institutional projects valued up to $10 million
    We ask all interested applicants to submit a resume and project list via our website. Project lists should include the size, scope and date of project, along with a clear indication of the responsibilities held.
    We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected to move forward in the application process will be contacted. No phone calls please.
    About Kinetic
    Kinetic Construction Ltd. is an established General Contracting and Construction Management firm with over 30 years of success. Headquartered in Victoria BC with additional offices in Courtenay and Vancouver, Kinetic specializes in institutional, commercial, multi-unit residential, light industrial and civil structures. Please visit our website for more insight on our Company — its culture, people, projects, and values: www.kineticconstruction.com

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  • OFA3/Skilled Labourer - Vancouver, BC

    Vancouver, BC

    Do you love being part of the action?  Enjoy being hands-on and working on a variety of tasks? Have a safety-orientation and attention to detail?

    Kinetic Construction Ltd. is looking for an OFA Level 2 / Skilled Labourer for our team in the Greater Vancouver area. This position requires working on construction project sites assisting the Superintendent and Skilled Tradespersons while also performing labouring activities and fulfilling First Aid and Safety requirements. In this role, no day is the same!  It’s a fast-paced industry and there is a positive energy in the business. 

    Labouring duties include performing tasks involved in:

    • the physical labour of building a project
    • operating hand and power tools of a large variety as necessary
    • site preparation and clean-up

    First Aid/Safety responsibilities include:

    • Daily safety site inspections
    • Weekly/monthly reporting
    • Providing site safety orientations for all visitors to site
    • Attending to any injuries on site and providing appropriate treatment
    • Reporting any injuries, near misses or hazards on site

    Our ideal candidate has the following skills and experience to bring to our team:

    • 3 years’ experience on construction sites
    • Familiarity with building construction processes and using a variety of hand and power tools
    • Current OFA2 Certification
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Clear written and verbal communication skills
    • Positive, can-do attitude
    • Natural willingness to pitch in and do what’s needed to help get the job done
    • Physical capability to safely perform the work on site (i.e., lifting, carrying, standing, walking, kneeling, etc)

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected to move forward in the application process will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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  • OFA2/Skilled Labourer- Victoria, BC

    Victoria, BC

    Do you love being part of the action?  Enjoy being hands-on and working on a variety of tasks? Have a safety-orientation and attention to detail?

    Kinetic Construction Ltd. is looking for a Skilled Labourer / OFA2 Attendant to work on construction project sites assisting the skilled tradespersons while also performing labouring activities and fulfilling First Aid requirements. In this role, no day is the same!  It’s a fast-paced industry and there is a positive energy in the business.

    Labouring duties include performing tasks involved in:

    • the physical labour of building a project
    • operating hand and power tools of a large variety as necessary
    • site preparation and clean-up

    First Aid responsibilities include:

    • Daily safety site inspections
    • Weekly/monthly reporting
    • Providing site safety orientations for all visitors to site
    • Attending to any injuries on site and providing appropriate treatment
    • Reporting any injuries, near misses or hazards on site

    Our ideal candidate has the following skills and experience to bring to our team:

    • 3 years’ experience on construction sites
    • Familiarity with building construction processes and using a variety of hand and power tools
    • Current OFA2 Certification
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Clear written and verbal communication skills
    • Positive, can-do attitude
    • Natural willingness to pitch in and do what’s needed to help get the job done
    • Physical capability to safely perform the work on site (i.e., lifting, carrying, standing, walking, kneeling, etc)

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected to move forward in the application process will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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  • Formwork Carpenters and Labourers

    Victoria

    Kinetic is expanding our team in Victoria and we have opportunities for experienced formwork Carpenters and Labourers.  Ticketed and  Experienced non-ticketed Carpenters and Labourers with a passion for contributing to quality projects are invited to apply. 

     

    Required skills and abilities:

    • Previous experience with formwork on construction sites
    • Physical capabilities to perform manual labour
    • Ability and knowledge to safely operate a variety of hand and power tools
    • Positive attitude and strong work ethic
    • Ability to communicate effectively with coworkers

     

    Competitive wages are offered, including extended health benefits with the Construction Industry’s Benefits plan and the opportunity to contribute and receive company contributions to our Group Retirement Savings Plan. 

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  • Project Accountant

    Victoria, BC

    Kinetic Construction is looking to welcome an energetic, self-starting Project Accountant to join our busy Finance team. If you’re passionate about accounting and detail-oriented work and want to play a role in the success of construction projects in your community, we want to hear from you!

     

    Key Responsibilities in the role include:

    • Entering Subcontractor invoices to ensure they are applied correctly to commitments, coded correctly and receive appropriate approvals
    • Following up on accounts receivable
    • Ensuring legal statutory declarations submitted are accurately completed
    • Managing the holdback payment process
    • Processing Accounts Payable disbursements
    • Resolving project billing and accounting issues
    • Maintaining vendor files – including updating vendor’s insurance records
    • Responding to routine email, voicemail and general inquiries regarding accounts payable and project accounting
    • Verifying vendor statements and following up on outstanding invoices
    • Assisting Project Managers regularly with project setup, project monitoring, system updating and closeout processes
    • Training Project Managers and Project Coordinators on Accounting processes as required
    • Adhering to month end deadlines, ensuring entries are processing accurately
    • Other Accounting Department related activities as assigned

     

    Our successful candidate has: 

    • Post-secondary degree or diploma in Accounting, Finance or related field
    • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in Accounting
    • Good working knowledge or and experience with MS Excel
    • Later stages of CPA program or recent graduate an asset
    • Ability to handle confidential material and information with the highest level of discretion
    • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
    • Accuracy and attention to detail

     

    Characteristics that you bring to the team:

    • Clear and concise verbal and written communication with excellent interpersonal skills
    • Ability to prioritize tasks to meet deadlines
    • Willingness to take on any new challenges as they arise
    • Patience and passion for detailed processes
    • Results-oriented and process driven, with high expectations of self and team

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected to move forward in the application process will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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  • Project Coordinator

    Courtenay, BC

    Are you passionate about being in the Construction industry and part of a team that builds great things together?

    With over 30 years’ success on Vancouver Island, Kinetic Construction continues to grow, and we would like to welcome a new Project Coordinator to our team in our Courtenay Branch office to support new initiatives that are coming our way. 

    Project Coordinators at Kinetic are right in the middle of all the action, helping bring our organization’s vision of “Together Building Better” to life as they work with virtually all stakeholders on a project.  Working in conjunction with the Project Manager, the Project Coordinator interacts with Site Superintendents, Subcontractors, Architects, Engineers, and our Clients throughout the project’s lifetime.

    This role requires a keen eye for detail, and an acute ability to recognize risks and opportunities inherent to a project, further analyzing them, determining associated costs and other impacts, such as scheduling considerations, and creating plans to accommodate to keep the project on track.  Some common responsibilities in the role include:

    • Assisting Project Managers & Superintendents to ensure that deliveries of critical elements are expedited and coordinated
    • Processing subcontracts and purchase orders, as well as Prime and Subcontract progress claims
    • Preparing site binders and related site documentation, including administering the Shop Drawing process
    • Assisting in developing and implementing project Health, Safety, & Environment and Quality plans
    • Performing routine site visits and attending site meetings as requested by Project Manager, documenting and distributing associated meeting minutes
    • Processing Contemplated Change Notices and distributing appropriately for pricing

     

    If you have some construction experience and can plan and organize construction activities independently, want to contribute to a growing business, enjoy working in a fast-paced, high-volume work environment and have the qualifications listed below, we want to hear from you!

    • Completion of Construction Management Diploma at BCIT, Engineering Technology diploma or similar education
    • 3 years’ experience in a General Contracting role working on Institutional, Commercial, and Industrial types of projects
    • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to establish positive working relationships with a variety of people
    • Proficiency using Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Project and/or Sage – Timberline an asset

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