Superintendent - Civil

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Location: Burnaby, BC, Canada
Job ID: R3742
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

As a Superintendent working on the high-profile Transmountain Expansion Project based in the lower mainland, you will play a key role in the successful execution of the project. Originally coming from a trade or operator background you will have extensive experience working as a superintendent on earthworks and utilities scopes. This role will give you the chance to work on a career defining project with a number of years to run.

Come join our True Blue team in Burnaby!

Essential Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates leadership in the health, safety and environmental protection on the project.
  • Applies the requirements of the Project Specific Safety Program to promote overall compliance of Ledcor HS&E standards, applicable OH&S Acts, regulations and codes with all employees and subcontractors.
  • Develops, maintains and drives the construction schedule in conjunction with the project and operations team to ensure budgets and timelines are met.
  • Ensures that projects are built in according to approved plans, specifications and design drawings while ensuring that high quality standards are maintained.
  • Experience interfacing with local communities representative throughout remote northern communities.
  • Strategically plans and implements manpower levels and material quantities and ensures proper equipment and trades are available as required.
  • Assumes leadership role and provides guidance to project team members.
  • Supervises employees and sub-contractors to achieve all required project deliverables.
  • Leads project meetings with internal and external stakeholders to monitor and support the projects ongoing progression.
  • Oversees project reporting that accurately tracks site progress, events, inspections and other relevant information.


  • Qualified trade or operator background will be highly regarded.
  • 7 years+ of civil construction experience as a Civil Superintendent or similar direct supervisory role.
  • Demonstrated experience in bulk earthworks and utilities relocation scopes is required. 
  • Working knowledge of health, safety and environmental protection practices and procedures as they apply to common construction processes.
  • Solid understanding of current construction practices.
  • Proven ability to guide safe work practices in a high pressure environment while maintaining project quality, schedule and budget.
  • Capable of anticipating constructability issues in complex situations and creating solutions in the construction plan and schedule; can influence and persuade others to adopt a point of view.
  • Facilitation and mentoring skills - ability to move the team forward and resolve conflict situations.
  • A track record of building successful teams and promoting teamwork through motivating, coaching, and consensus building.
  • Strong organization and planning skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs such as Excel and Outlook.

Additional Information:

Company Description

The Ledcor Group of Companies is one of North America‚Äôs most diversified construction companies. Ledcor is a company built on a rich history of long-standing project successes. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Date Posted
Jul 9, 2020

8051 Enterprise Street, Burnaby, BC, Canada