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Posted on: March 25, 2019
Deadline: April 5, 2019
Grade: 10


Reporting to the Director, Strategic Planning, the incumbent provides service regarding repair and replacement of movable assets including inventory, selection of products, preparation of documents for procurement, supervising on-site deliveries and sustainable disposal. He/she coordinates the movable asset portfolio, ensures services are maintained, reupholstering/installation timelines are respected and moveable assets maintained in good condition

Primary responsibilities

  • Prepare and maintain a thorough inventory and evaluate condition of movable assets.
  • Communicate with stakeholders regarding planned replacements and coordinate replacement activities
  • Prepare purchase documents, including tender packages for large-scale orders, in coordination with purchasing and legal services. Ensure tender documents are complete, accurate and in conformity with University standards.
  • Coordinate and oversee work during on-site deliveries and disposals to ensure conformity with requirements and specifications.
  • Prepare furniture plans of existing and proposed layouts.
  • Prepare reupholstering/replacement lists and associated estimates, establish investment priorities, and prepare budget requests.
  • Prepare progress and status reports of movable asset portfolio.
  • Research new products, make recommendations, and participate in establishing design/product standards.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of suppliers.
  • Undertake other tasks as required or assigned by the Director of the unit.


  • Diploma of Collegial Studies (3 years technical DEC) in interior design or in a relevant discipline and four to seven years of related work experience.
  • Experience with institutional-educational projects desirable.
  • Experience of proficiently coordinating projects while maintaining quality services.
  • Knowledge and experience of CAD essentials (AutoCAD, Rivet, Sketchup), latest version.
  • Working experience with building database (ex: Archidata, Oracle, Coba) is an asset.
  • Knowledge of Adobe master suite for presentation (Photoshop, Illustrator) is an asset.
  • Basic knowledge Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Good knowledge (Level 4) of spoken and written English and French in order to communicate with clients and suppliers, and to respond with sensitivity to queries.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills; ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Customer orientation with ability to anticipate potential problems and address them proactively.
  • Ability to manage multiple requests and ensure meticulous attention to detail.


$28.76 to $34.63 per hour



Interested applicants must submit a curriculum vitae with a covering letter by April 5, 2019. Please click on the How to Apply button below for further instructions.

IMPORTANT: The language and computer skills of short-listed candidates will be tested.

Concordia University is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal Peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, and persons with disabilities.

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