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Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Job ID: R3842
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

As Superintendent you are responsible for the smooth functioning of day to day field operations to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget. You will play an integral role in liaising with local aboriginal communities while implementing the project plan and schedule, ensuring safety and quality control, and delegating work to field staff, contractors, and trades people.

Join the Ledcor Technical Services team today!

Primary Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates leadership in health, safety and environmental protection on the project.  Applies the requirements of the Project Specific Safety Program (PSSP) to promote overall compliance of Ledcor HS&E standards, applicable OH&S Acts, regulations and codes with all employees and subcontractors on the project.
  • Ensures project materials are supplied and work is completed in compliance with the Project Quality Program.
  • Ensures that projects are built according to approved plans, specifications, shop drawings, applicable building codes and ensures high quality standards are maintained.
  • Develops, maintains, and drives the construction schedule in conjunction with project team; ensures project milestones and completion dates are met.
  • Issues material and services purchase orders and confirms receipt of materials and return of equipment.
  • Supervise, train, and develop drillers and blast crew members as required.
  • Supervises field employees, makes sure their work is planned and performed efficiently, and makes sure their timesheets are accurately coded.
  • Mentors project team members in order to contribute to their development and career growth.
  • Leads project meetings with internal and external stakeholders to monitor and support the project’s ongoing progression.
  • Maintains a thorough daily report that accurately tracks site progress, events, inspections, and other relevant information.


  • 5 to 8 years of telecom construction experience as a Superintendent or similar direct supervisory role
  • Working knowledge of health, safety and environmental protection practices and procedures as they apply to common construction processes.
  • Solid understanding of current telecom construction practices and an in depth knowledge of drill and blast procedures in an open pit mining environment
  • Ability to guide safe work practices in a high pressure environment while maintaining project quality, schedule, and  budget
  • In depth knowledge of construction documents, scheduling, contracts, costs, and budgets.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple project stakeholders, interpret stakeholders needs, and identify solutions.
  • Capable of identifying constructability issues in moderately complex situations and creating solutions in the construction plan and schedule
  • Skilled at promoting teamwork with project team and stakeholders
  • Strong organizational and planning skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Ability to use Word, Excel, and Outlook. Familiarity with scheduling software.

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair. 

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!

Employment Equity

Ledcor is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with disability, or any other legally protected status. All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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Date Posted
Jul 8, 2020

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