Building and Construction

Senior Superintendent, Infrastructure – Permanent – 2545


Parker Huggett Limited

Senior Superintendent, Infrastructure – Permanent – 2545 Toronto, ON

About the Opportunity

Our long-term client, one of Canada’s largest and most reputable leaders in General Contracting, is interested in speaking with Senior Superintendent talent who desire to advance their career while adding value to their strong infrastructure team!

This Top Tier General Contractor is a growing, dynamic, and innovative firm who have experienced continued and significant growth in the GTA and Ontario Market for both ICI and Civil Infrastructure projects.

They have built a solid team with the mantra of, “you find the best people, and you’ll build the better together.” and their culture and success is a testament to that approach; They’ve continued to foster an environment focused on developing extensive project portfolios while cultivating learning and growth opportunities for a robust internal team.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Working closely with project managers to ensure success on projects
  • Managing and participating in the development of construction strategies, project execution planning, scheduling, and estimating
  • Playing an integral role in all stages of the estimating cycle, with ownership and accountability for the estimate and an understanding of the plan created as a result
  • Communicating consistently with subcontractors and staff the expectations and directions regarding schedules, construction methods, company policies and procedures, permits, safety/loss prevention, quality control, and other performance standards
  • Managing the process of developing scope strategies for subcontracts and self-performed work, and assigning of subject matter experts of resources accordingly
  • Reviewing and approving the submissions and revisions of project drawings with subcontractors and other superintendents
  • Implementing the coordination of, and adherence to, the project safety plan   
  • Reviewing construction drawings and specifications, planning and preparation of execution, inspection, testing, and safe work plans, and pre-empt problem areas
  • Managing team members and conducting performance reviews. Carrying out performance management, disciplinary action, termination, back charges and other required actions 
  • Reviewing billable charges for materials and subcontractor requisitions and approving or denying as appropriate
  • Facilitating all Progress and Safety meetings with all subcontractor representatives and reviewing and obtaining agreement on upcoming work to be accomplished
  • Ensuring project closeout is appropriately finalized to settle all financial obligations, demobilizing all resources, and transitioning the project to the client
  • Understanding the project specifications and general conditions of the contract, and confirming that all materials and work comply with the contract and quality specifications
  • Maintaining a planning cycle that encompasses 6 months of project execution regarding materials, schedules, and crew
  • Reviewing the project planning, direction, organization, and budgeting of all self-performed and subcontracted construction work
  • Reviewing the management of the project budget by controlling expenses, administering owner and subcontractor billings, and identifying work not covered by subcontractor’s scope of work/budget
  • Reviewing the development and management of the contract’s general conditions, construction phases, and buyout strategy during preconstruction
  • Managing the experience of customers to ensure positive relationships are established and maintained, including direct participation in change and conflict management
  • Assisting, conducting, and coaching worker(s) in Field Level Risk Assessments (FLRAs), and Behavior Based Safety
  • Knowing and complying with client requirements, Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, and all applicable government laws and regulations
  • Communicating the PSQP to the project site team including subcontractors. Executing the PSQP and implementation of all quality activities on site

About You

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • At least 5-10 years in relevant roles, supervising the construction of infrastructure projects
  • Demonstrable experience leading one or more projects valued at $100m+
  • An understanding of the impact of change on cost and schedule
  • Knowledge of construction engineering and design

About the Job

This is a full-time, permanent position. The company boasts a great culture, the ability to work with a strong team of construction professionals with a proven track record, and a supportive management style with genuine room for growth.  Of course, competitive salary and industry leading benefits are on offer as well, including

  • Employee Ownership
  • RRSP plans
  • Bonuses
  • other standard benefits like health, dental, life insurance and additional allowances

How to Apply

Please apply by clicking the “Apply for Job” button and follow the instructions to submit your résumé. You can also apply by submitting your résumé directly to If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote job 2545.

Thank you for your interest in this role. One of our Recruiters will be in touch with you if your profile meets the requirements for the role and the expectations of our clients. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. 

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