Steel Detailing Coordinator

Niik Steel Inc., Nanaimo, BC
$53,207.16 - $72,116.51 / Salary - Annual

Job Description

Niik Steel ( is a dynamic and growing steel fabricator delivering design, fabrication, and installation services. Our company is growing and is hiring an experienced Steel Detailing Coordinator to join our team based at Duke Point Industrial Park in Nanaimo, BC. We have many long-serving employees, competitive wages, and excellent benefits.

At Niik, we strive to be one of the best workplaces in Western Canada. Culture is everything. We ensure our employees respect each other, respect our clients, and are collaborative in their approach to their daily workflow. You will work alongside and complement our talented technical sales team, engineers, designers, and fabricators/welders. You will have an opportunity to grow your knowledge of project management and fabrication and leverage that knowledge to build strength in steel manufacturing. Niik constantly innovates and contributes to more advanced design and fabrication to exceed client needs.


We are looking for an experienced Steel Detailing Coordinator to oversee the detailing and completion of large-scale projects. You must be a multi-tasker with excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills and can effectively manage a team of detailing to finish their work efficiently and within deadlines. At the start of each project, you will collaborate with other departments to discuss the scope and budget. You will then monitor each phase, ensuring the detailing team works efficiently and that the final product meets our client's expectations. In a broader sense, you will provide leadership to the Niik team to deliver unprecedented business results for Niik and the clients.

  • Coordinate with fabricators, engineers, architects, and detailing team to meet project requirements
  • Manage RFIs and Change Orders
  • Prepare shop drawing packages and transmittals and issue them to the client per the schedule
  • Work directly with the shop, project managers, and Engineering team
  • Determine project roles, responsibilities, and deadlines for each team member
  • Make sure that the project is being completed effectively, on time and within budget
  • Coordinate changes and be willing to adapt if necessary
  • Keep teams committed, motivated, and productive throughout the project
  • Plans and oversees the end-to-end delivery of assigned projects
  • Defines detailing scope, deliverables and requirements in collaboration with clients

Preferred Qualifications


  • 5+ years of experience in project coordination and detailing with a steel fabrication knowledge
  • Advanced level of knowledge of Tekla Structures
  • 3+ years experience as a Steel Detailer
  • Experience in structural and miscellaneous steel fabrication and the ability to read drawings
  • Proven project coordination skills
  • Self-motivated and able to complete multiple tasks and projects with minimal guidance
  • Deadline-driven with an attention to detail
  • Extensive experience managing in a cross-functional team environment, ability to lead and inspire
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and technical writing skills
  • Ability to think ahead proactively, with a high degree of attention to detail
  • Fast processor of information, energetic, ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple projects
  • Understanding the steel fabrication process, steel grades, fastener grades, connection requirements, coating types, fabrication procedures, and installation requirements
  • Excellent organizational, problem-solving, and written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer literacy and use of MS Office programs
  • Must be willing to work overtime, weekends, and holidays to meet client project commitments

Details Apply Now

Date Posted: 06/20/2024
Start Date: Ongoing
Classification: Exempt
Level: Experienced
Job Type: Full-time
Wage: Salary - Annual
Wage From: $53,207.16
Wage To: $72,116.51
Preferred Education: Bachelor's Degree in Structural Steel Management & Detailing, Construction Management or related field
Number of Employees: 1

Niik Steel Inc.
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Company Phone Number: 250-591-7400
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