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Organization Overview We are one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada! By achieving a safe and positive work environment for all of our employees we aim to be the best our industry has to offer.
Canonbie Contracting Limited is a division of Aecon Group Inc., providing a full range of industrial and construction services including: civil, electrical and mechanical services of piping, insulation, scaffolding and module fabrication.  Our superior commitment to the highest quality services stems from our core values of safety, integrity, excellence and profitability. Our exceptional mix of quality and safety is complemented by our employee’s knowledge, skills, experience and client commitment in every job.
Division Energy
Province/State Alberta [AB]
Country Canada [CA]
City Edmonton
Title HR Generalist
Position Overview
Located in our Edmonton Office, the Canonbie team has an exciting opportunity available for an HR Generalist.Reporting to the HR Manager, the HR Generalist will be responsible for a wide variety of challenging tasks with a strong focus on recruitment. The position will also have the opportunity to support the day-to-day business operations and contribute to the company's HR programs and systems. This is an excellent opportunity to join an exceptional HR team at one of Canada's 50 Best Employers.
Key Responsibilities
  • Providing leadership, advice, guidance, and support to the organization in the area of recruitment to the Management team
  • Developing, implementing and executing the Recruitment Strategy for Canonbie Contracting Ltd
  • Coordinate with PM’s to get staff forecasts for project sites & merge into master staffing spreadsheet (bi-weekly)
  • Facilitation of in-house learning sessions for managers and employees
  • Maintain master staffing spreadsheet - track new hires, transfers, promotions, increases performance reviews, terminations and changes (weekly)
  • Participating in and supporting HR special projects and initiatives as required
  • Playing a mentorship role to team members in the area of Human Resources
  • Creating and posting job profiles
  • Screening incoming applicant resumes
  • Maintaining an up-to-date applicant database
  • Conducting interviews
  • Preparing offers of employment
  • Conducting new employee orientations
  • Leadership on recruitment process and selection
  • Daily communication with both applicants and internal clients
  • Interview training for front-line Supervisors and/or Managers
  • Supporting on-going recruitment activities
  • Basic understanding of company Benefits and Compensation
Required Knowledge & Skills
  • At least two (2) to five (5) years of professional recruitment and/or Human Resources experience
  • Post-secondary Degree/Diploma/Certificate in Human Resources from an accredited post-secondary institute
  • Registered Professional Recruiter (RPR), and/or Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) an asset
  • Proven ability to deal appropriately with confidential information and sensitive issues
  • Excellent and proven organizational skills in order to meet multiple deadlines, and handle multiple tasks within a fast-paced, high pressure work environment
  • Proven ability to work under pressure, prioritize tasks and meet deadlines for normal functions and special assignments
  • Ability to work effectively with all levels of management and employees
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills required
  • Well developed interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proficiency using MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
  • Exposure to the industrial construction industry an asset
Employment Status Permanent
Date Req Created 1/30/2013
Competition Closing Date 2/15/2013
Compensation & Benefits Overview

Canonbie Contracting strives to be an employer of choice offering employees a competitive salary and benefits package which includes:

  • Employer matching Pension program
  • Employee Share Purchase Program
  • Employee Profit Ownership Program
  • Immediate benefit eligibility
  • 100% employer paid benefits package
  • Health, dental and vision care coverage
  • Short term and long term disability coverage
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Basic life insurance
  • Basic accidental death and dismemberment insurance
Equity Statement Canonbie Contacting Limited is an equal opportunity employer.
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