Administrative Assistant

  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Office, clerical & administrative - Administrative Assistant

Adecco is currently hiring for a permanent full-time, Administrative Assistant in Ottawa ON to work for our client, a company that values flexibility, encourages a culture of learning and values each employee. Get your foot in the door with our client, who values growth for its employees and has a friendly working environment.

  • Pay rate: upto $50,000k
  • Location: Ottawa, ON
  • Availability Required: Monday-Friday 8.00am to 4.00pm
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the shared inbox for all incoming and outgoing administrative needs
  • Complete all typing and proofreading requirements for documentation leaving the organization. This includes all letters, fax-forms, addendums, CCOs & COs, SIs, reports, studies, proposals, field observation reports, cost estimates, minutes, site instructions, specifications, memos, charts, graphs, and other miscellaneous materials.
  • Processing, saving, scanning, and sending shop drawings via email
  • Scanning, sending, and filing emails and other documentation
  • Updating Blue Sheets and Vision
  • Search for old project numbers as needed and assist in locating contact information for subcontractor and clients
  • Retrieve and print potential job opportunities from Merx
  • Scan and archive document as requested
  • Ensure all common areas, like the print area & kitchen are stocked and tidy. This includes wiping down counters, clean out the fridge, stocking the coffee machine as required and ordering new stock bi-weekly through supplier.
  • Ensure the photocopier, fax machine & laser printer are always maintained & operational
  • In some cases, this role may also include all reception duties including greeting visitors, receiving deliveries, answering the phone, and directing calls to the appropriate person.
  • Requirements:

  • Business administration certification or diploma considered an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with others
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with ability to prioritize work to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to maintain a high level of accuracy
  • Strong ability to anticipate needs, take initiative and work independently
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Written communication skills to draft, format, edit and proofread correspondence and reports
  • Strong verbal communication skills to communicate clearly and professionally with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience using Microsoft Office programs including MSWord, Excel, and Outlook
  • Experience using macros in MSWord, NBS Spec Program and/or SPECEdit is an asset
  • Apply now to this Administrative Assistant job in Ottawa ON for immediate employment consideration and an Adecco Recruiter will be in touch with you soon.

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    Reference number CA_EN_1_021956_1982570

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