SNOLAB is an international facility for world-class underground physics research and has an expanding programme in astroparticle physics and underground science. Located in an air-conditioned clean room 2 km underground in the Vale Creighton Mine near Sudbury Ontario, with a suite of surface facilities and laboratories, SNOLAB is currently preparing for the next generation of experiments.
SNOLAB is filling two full-time indeterminate positions.
Within his or her designated area, the SNOLAB Project Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of major projects. This full-time position requires liaison with user groups during an experiment's development phase and then coordinating between users, facility groups and contractors during construction and installation phases of projects. The position will be responsible for managing project schedules, conveying information required to ensure an experiment can be built underground (this includes reviews of proposed experiment designs) and ensuring an experiment meets SNOLAB’s and regulatory standards. Additionally, the position will conduct budget reviews, procurement, tender package issuing, coordinating resources required to facilitate installation and guide projects through SNOLAB internal processes. Projects could include the installation of laboratory infrastructure or the assembly of an experiment.
International travel may be required.
A degree in engineering.
Registration as a professional engineer in the province of Ontario or within Canada
PMP accreditation would be an asset
Significant experience in project management, with demonstrated experience in budget development and verification and creating project time lines.
Experience with structural, electrical or civil design would be an asset
Experience supervising contractors or technicians would be an asset.
Salary will be determined by qualifications and experience and includes an attractive benefits package. To meet operational needs, shift work may be required.
All applications must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not fax or mail your applications. By applying to the e-mail address, your application becomes available to managers immediately. Applications must be received no later than the closing date. Interested candidates should include a cover letter and resume.
This posting will remain open until the position is filled but applicant review will commence January 30, 2017.
SNOLAB thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.
SNOLAB is committed to equity in employment and encourage applications from all qualified applicants, including women, aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities.
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
SNOLAB will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs.
January 10, 2017