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Date:  Sep 14, 2023

Calgary, AB, CA

Operating Sector:  Major Projects West

Position Title:  Construction Quality Control Manager

Come Build Your Career at Aecon!

As a Canadian leader in infrastructure development, Aecon is safely and sustainably building what matters for future generations to thrive! We lead some of the most impactful infrastructure projects of our generation, at the forefront of transformational change in transportation and energy, and partnering every day to build, connect, power, and strengthen our communities.

At Aecon, you can count on:

  • Safety First. Our number one core value. If we can’t do it safely, we don’t do it at all.
  • Integrity. We lead by example, with humility and courage.
  • Accountability. We’re passionate about delivering on our commitments.
  • Inclusion. We provide equitable opportunities for everyone.


We lead the infrastructure industry with purpose, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. So, we invest in our people, just like they invest in us! 


At Aecon we:

  • Ensure you and your family receive the services needed to support your mental, emotional, and physical well-being
  • Believe in helping you build your career through our Aecon University and Leadership Programs
  • Are committed to supporting and investing in inclusive work environments, through initiatives like Equity, Diversity & Inclusion training, our Aecon Women in Trades and Aecon Diversity in Trades programs, and our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) to ensure we are building inclusion into every aspect of our culture at Aecon.
  • Are a leader in sustainable construction. With a strong commitment to operating responsibility by minimizing our impact on the environment and surrounding communities.


Our business success relies on strong execution and continuous improvement – driven by the diversity, expertise and teamwork of our people. We’re always searching the globe for innovative, collaborative minds to join our best-in-class Aecon community!


Purpose of the Position 

Safe. Trusted. Respected. Aecon Civil West is a market leader with a self-perform competitive advantage and core local strength in key markets. We’re proud of our work helping to expand and improve Canada’s infrastructure and transportation networks, and we’re ready to build the future of our country. With over a century of experience, and the ability to offer diverse, comprehensive services, Aecon is a preferred contractor for our clients. This includes numerous public entities and Public-Private Partnerships in Canada and abroad.


Alberta Transportation has awarded Aecon with a $595 million contract for the Deerfoot Trail Improvements project, located in Calgary, Alberta. Construction will consist of seven new bridges, additional lanes, and improvements to ramps and interchanges. Construction is scheduled for completion by fall of 2027.


Reporting to the Quality Director, the Construction Quality Control Manager will be responsible for development and implementation of quality management systems and procedures. The quality manager for construction (“Construction Quality Manager”) must have at least five years of experience within the past 10 years as a quality manager on major highway and bridge construction projects. This role is in Calgary, Alberta.  


Key Responsibilities

  • Review, and revise the Project Specific Quality Management Plan (QMP). 
  • Take all necessary actions to ensure the effective operation and continual improvement of the QMP. 
  • Prepare quality audit program and schedule; coordinate and perform internal quality audits of key processes (Quality Management System processes) identified in the QMP.
  • Schedule and coordinate external quality audits of key processes identified in the QMP. 
  • Ensure that all quality audits required under the Quality Documentation are conducted and report the findings to the Project Quality Manager. 
  • Develop and Implement the Inspection and Test Plans and accompanying checklists.
  • Ensure quality inspection reports and daily reports are performed by the Quality Field Staff
  • Possess the authority to immediately stop any work or activity related to the QMP that is not being performed or carried out in accordance with the Project Agreement (PA).
  • Liaise with the Project Quality Manager and Owner.
  • Act as the representative of the Project Quality Manager on all matters relating to the QMP.
  • Coordinate all matters and issues relating to compliance with the ISO 9001 Standard.
  • Ensure that relevant records are maintained and retained as identified in the QMP.
  • Ensure that all material certifications and/or material test results are obtained, where applicable, and are acceptable prior to incorporation of the material into the Project Work.
  • Develop and implement a program for correction, prevention, and corrective action when applicable, for Non-Compliances related to the QMP and PA.
  • Carry out quality training for all Construction staff. 
  • Carry out all other responsibilities in accordance with the PA and/or Good Industry Practice.
  • Report to the Project Quality Manager for Quality Assurance matters and directly to the Project Manager.
  • Perform closeout duties to address deficiencies and quality documentation for turnover to the Owner.
  • Verification of procurement documents of procured items and services for construction and installation work.


Required Knowledge and Experience

  • 10 - 15 years of experience working in the bridge and highway construction industry
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a quality manager in highway or bridge construction
  • Understanding of rules and regulations on a construction site, particularly with bridge construction.
  • B.Sc. in civil engineering or a CET, or related field would be an asset.
  • Experience and knowledge with Internationally Recognized Codes & Standards.
  • Experience with managing a Quality Team, interfacing with Project Team and customer representatives.
  • Experience interfacing with the project owner.
  • Experience in developing and/or managing audit systems.
  • Experience with quality control for concrete, shotcrete, grout, earthworks, welding and coatings.
  • Must be certified as an internal or lead auditor to ISO 9001:2015.
  • Knowledge using computer technology (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.).
  • Flexible and well organized, detail oriented and multi-tasked.
  • Strong communication skills, written and oral.
  • Excellent ability to clearly explain advanced technical issues in manner that is easily understood.
  • Strong sense of personal responsibility and accountability for delivering high quality work.


Aecon fosters diversity, inclusion and belonging within and across our organization. We welcome all to apply including, women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


We are committed to adhering to the objectives and requirements outlined in the Accessible Canada Act (ACA), and to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in a timely manner, through the implementation of the requirements of the ACA and its applicable regulations. If you require accommodation under the ACA during any step of the application process please click here.