Document Control Administrative Coordinator

Nova Scotia – Dartmouth | Head Office

Position: Document Control Administrative Coordinator

Location: Dartmouth, NS

Lindsay Construction is a company of engineers, contractors, and managers, active in civil, industrial, and building construction throughout the Atlantic Provinces. We have been in business since 1959 and have earned a reputation for performance and quality work. Headquartered in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Lindsay Construction is ISO registered and has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies! For more information, please visit our website at:

Job Overview

Reporting to the Regional Director, the Document Control Administrative Coordinator will provide administrative support to regional operations and may assist with project finance controls. This role is focused on continuously improving improve operational efficiencies in all aspects of project delivery.

Position Responsibilities
Accountabilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

General Office Administration

  • Serve as the face of the organization to greet visitors, answer telephones, and accept/arrange deliveries
  • Make hotel reservations and maintain hotel relationships
  • Maintain corporate memberships
  • Coordinate duty/customs requirements
  • Coordinate and ensure payment of project team travel
  • Obtain and file permits
  • Clean and maintain office document centers and coordinate stationary supplies

Internal Administration

  • Enter subcontract information into financial software
  • Assemble documents and distribution them to external trades and clients
  • Monitor status and report receipt of Sub Contractor Compliance documents
  • Assemble, distribute, and track Client Prime Contracts
  • Manage Contract Tracker
  • Work with the operations and central purchasing representatives to facilitate standardized purchasing procedures

Project Administration

  • Initiate new projects in ProjectSight and assist project teams with overflow document control
  • Ensure project teams follow requirements for start-up and closeout related meetings including but not limited to handover/project start and post-mortem
  • Complete project start-up activities including but not limited to:
    • Coordinate with estimating representative to ensure all estimate file information is organized and saved appropriately prior to Project File set-up and handover
    • Print handover binders for project teams if requested
    • Set up project file if requested
  • Complete project closeout activities including but not limited to:
    • Help gather submittals, drawings, warranties, and maintenance information for assembly of Operation and Maintenance Manuals
    • Ensure timely execution, assembly, and tracking of manual production.

Job Requirements
The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Related technical diploma or relevant experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with computers, particularly in Office 365, Microsoft Project, Outlook, Excel, and Word
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English, verbally and in writing
  • Ability to guide and coordinate multiple projects
  • Able to effectively integrate in-house resources (estimating, clerical, marketing, etc.) into assigned projects in a cooperative and teamwork fashion and to the best advantage of the company
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering drawings, construction specifications, estimates, job cost reports, and legal documents
  • Analytical and research skills
  • Ability to handle a heavy workload, multitask, and prioritize
  • Strong work ethic, attention to detail, and excellent organizational skills
  • Experience working in the construction industry is an asset
  • Experience with Jonas and ProjectSight is an asset
  • Experience with CRM programs is an asset

How to Apply:

Please forward your resume, in confidence, to Please reference “Document Control Administrative Coordinator NS220701” in the subject line of your email.

We kindly request all individuals interested in this opportunity to follow the application process as outlined above; those who choose not to complete these steps risk not being considered for the role.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.