Civil Superintendent

$105k-140k CAD
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Our client, a global contractor, are currently seeking a Civil Superintendent to work on a major infrastructure project in Vancouver. 

The main function of a Superintendent is to coordinate all direct report site employees, resources, labourers and subcontract teams to achieve quality and safety objectives in accordance with the project plans and schedules.


  • Proven accountability to the health and safety of project personnel and processes
  • Develop and maintain an awareness of hazards and other risks
  • Understand overall site accountabilities and adhere to those
  • Maintaining a comprehensive working knowledge of the contract, the specifications, the EBA and safety and environmental regulations
  • Effectively coordinating and supervising the utilization of all on-site resources for the project Ensuring all workers are inducted onto site before commencing work
  • Monitor overall construction progress as well as safety compliance and environmental requirements
  • Ensures accurate timesheets are submitted to the necessary parties
  • Ability to effectively direct, and coordinate the works on site in coordinator with the subcontractors and other working site members
  • Ensure works are performed to the required safety and quality standards, through both scheduled and non-scheduled site checks to ensure compliance with policies & procedures.
  • Facilitate collaboration amongst site members, sub-contractors and any other visiting stakeholders
  • Provides mentorship and leadership and nurture healthy relationships with all site teams and authorities.
  • Monitor sub-contractor performance and report necessary details
  • Provide recommendations to improve overall site operations
  • Initiate daily meetings on site to ensure timelines are kept accurate and moving
  • Review and report incidents to Health & Safety procedures
  • Experience/Qualifications


  • Minimum 10 years experience within the heavy civil construction scope with a minimum 5 years’
  • Demonstrated experience to support on planning up to 1 month ahead and monitoring cost and time of resources within area of accountability.
  • Ability to uphold safety and compliance measures in place
  • Proven leadership capabilities
  • Strong multi-tasking abilities
  • Ability to problem solve within the best interest of the project and handle any conflicts that arise
  • Strong relationship management skills