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General Superintendent - Tunneling

Location: 

Oakville, ON, CA Etobicoke, ON, CA Kingston, ON, CA Vaughan, ON, CA Markham, ON, CA Toronto, ON, CA Richmond Hill, ON, CA

Requisition ID: 108521 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Construction Operations 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a General Superintendent, you will oversee and mentor other superintendents while executing the work ahead. We are looking for someone with a strong background in Tunneling projects in either the infrastructure, transportation or power markets.

 

District Overview

Eastern Canada District's projects include highways, bridges, mass transit, mine site development & open pit operations, hydroelectric powerhouses, wind-power plants, dams & industrial. The serve the construction and mining industries and operates in Eastern Canada. 


 

Location

Candidates must be available to relocate or travel based on the need of the project. We have multiple projects across Canada

Responsibilities

•    Supervise the crew(s) and craft workers in the application of industrial coatings/fireproofing on-site.
•    Managing the performance of productivity, safety, quality and schedule adherence. 
•    Utilize equipment, material, and labor in order to maximize production and minimize costs in the area of assigned responsibility.
•    Coordinate and interface effectively with other craft superintendents and subcontractors, as well as Kiewit staff personnel and leadership to ensure smooth workflow and schedule adherence. 
•    Resolve employee conflicts, grievances, and scheduling difficulties, informing project and corporate management as appropriate. 
•    Assist in schedule planning, determining craft labor levels, material quantities, equipment requirements, etc.
•    Ensure project rules, procedures and programs are followed consistently, including those involving safety, attendance, and workplace behavior standards as reflected in Company’s non-harassment and nondiscrimination policies
•    Perform additional ad hoc assignments per supervisor’s direction.

Qualifications

•    10+ years’ experience in the construction industry, with at least 7 years in a supervisory role 
•    Advanced knowledge of various construction disciplines, safety regulations, scheduling, cost control, engineering drawings and other documents
•    Demonstrated ability to efficiently supervise and evaluate craft performance.

We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination, and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.


There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.