Senior Detailer/Coordinator in Vancouver, British Columbia, CA at Harris Rebar

Date Posted: 5/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The Site C Dam is an early-stage project of BC Hydro for a large-scale earth fill hydroelectric dam on the Peace River near Fort St. John in northeastern British Columbia, Canada. The site is downstream from the existing W.A.C. Bennett and Peace Canyon dams. Designs call for an estimated peak capacity of approximately 1,100 MW, average output of 680 MW, and an annual output of 5,100 GWh of electricity. When completed, Site C will be the first large dam built in BC since 1984 and BC's fourth largest producer of electricity.

PURPOSE Lead Detailer for project Site 'C' Clean Energy GSS project located in Fort St John BC. Lead Detailer will be responsible for all aspects of detailing project and will have direct oversight of multiple detailers, from project start date to final completion. LD will work directly with General contractors and design engineers to produce Auto Cad Placement drawings that meet a strict criteria required by BC Hydro. Lead Detailer must have considerable knowledge and will be responsible to meet submittal deadlines as outlined in project schedule. Cultivate a positive customer service environment while maximizing profits for Harris Rebar.



  1. Demonstrate leadership consistent with Harris Rebar’s vision and values along with strong Safety culture.
  2. Work with GC and Engineers to receive lift drawings in timely fashion.
  3. Interpret contract documents/Codes/Specifications through the level of complex multi-product contracts.
  4. Detail and/or coordinate detailing for the Site 'C' Project. Meet all submittal dates as required.
  5. Coordinate project with, engineer, Harris Rebar Placers and contractor’s representatives.
  6. Supervise internal or vendor detailers as required.
  7. Schedule detailing and delivery of required products with the contractor and detailers.
  8. Review all changes to the project to determine scope of change order.
  9. Develop and submit change orders to PM and have ultimate responsibility for correctness.
  10. Manage project detailing, project scheduling, deliveries and cost containment through the use of our business system information, industry knowledge and other tools as required.
  11. Work with Harris Rebar teammates to handle change-orders through the point of sign-off by contractor.
  12. Perform other duties as required by your supervisor.

Job Requirements


  • Vocational certificate in CAD design/drafting issued from an accredited school or college
  • At least 6 - 8 years of experience as a rebar detailer with Harris Rebar’s detailing system (RebarCAD) or other CAD based detailing system
  • Five years project coordinating experience of complex projects, Hydro Electric experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of industry reference material (i.e. RSIC, CRSI and ACI)
  • Ability to lead a team on large projects with an aptitude for problem solving
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Able to manage time effectively and prioritize responsibilities
  • Effective verbal and communication skills



  • Preferably relocate to Fort St. John
  • The project is projected to begin in September of 2018 until October of 2022
  • Protective equipment such as safety shoes, glasses, gloves, hearing protection, hard hats, etc. must be worn when on the worksite
  • Work schedule will be 6 days 10 hours a day. 40 Hours at regular pay 20 Hours x 1.5
  • Living Out Allowance or Camp will be provided
  • Flights in and out on turn arounds to be paid by Harris should applicant choose to stay in Camp


Harris Rebar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.