Kincardine, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Nuclear

Construction Manager

At Aecon, we’re building the future and our people are at the heart of everything we do. We're always looking for exceptional talent to work on our exciting and ever-expanding project portfolios. We are focused on being the #1 Canadian Infrastructure Company and the first choice employer in our industry.




Position Overview

Want to work at Aecon? Aecon is well-positioned in the Canadian marketplace as an industry leader in the development and construction of infrastructure. We have a roster of ongoing major projects here and abroad, record backlog diversified across multiple sectors and duration, and a robust pipeline of future project pursuits. We are in a strong market position, but we are ultimately aiming higher.


At Aecon, people are at the heart of everything we do. Aecon is focused on identifying, attracting, and hiring talented and diverse individuals for future Construction Manager opportunities located in Kincardine, Ontario. Some of the knowledge and experience we will be looking for includes, but is not limited to, the following:


  • accountable for all pre-execution planning activities to ensure all necessary construction packages have been readied and available for use.
  • responsible for all site execution matters, including direct-hire and subcontracted labour supervision, safe and timely performance of the work, and ensuring quality standards are upheld.

If you are interested in this future opportunity, please apply now to this job posting. When we have an immediate opening that aligns with your background and experience, a member from our Talent Acquisition Team will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail!

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible to lead the entire shift crew including, Project Coordinators, General Foremen and trades, Tooling Subject Matter Experts, QC and Safety Advisors.
  • Drive compliance to Plans/Schedules, resolve issues, and identify and mitigate risks.
  • Interface with Bruce Power Work Coordinator and Construction Oversight.
  • Create collaboration and Partnering with Bruce Power, Engineering, Quality, and the OCC.
  • Responsible to communicate directly to the Project Manager or Execution Director to escalate issues, as per escalation protocol and report on progress.
  • Primary responsibility for the implementation and enforcement of safety, quality and human performance programs.
  • Ensures that Joint Venture and Client policies and project procedures are being adhered to and followed by project personnel.
  • Utilize project master schedule, detailed look ahead schedules and plans for trade superintendent, general foreman and subcontractor use.
  • Monitor and manage risks, develop recovery strategies when project schedule or budget are in jeopardy.
  • Be open to feedback from both their direct leaders, the Fuel Channel Project Manager and the Feeder Project Manager, as well as their functional lead the Execution Director.
  • Assume responsibility for productivity of direct hire trade labour and subcontractors, efficient use of materials and tools & equipment and contractual performance of the project.
  • Ensure project is constructed in compliance with drawings, specifications, Comprehensive Work Packages (CWPs), and Inspection & Test Plans (ITPs).
  • Interface with client representatives, design engineers, consultants, other contractors, etc.
  • Ensure project is constructed in accordance with the Aecon QA Program and project quality plans.
  • Lead by seeking continuous improvement in all areas of the work. Gather daily inputs from the team on improvement areas and take initiative to implement improvements, no matter how small.


Required Knowledge and Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years construction and subcontractor supervision experience.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of construction such as; technology, equipment, methods, trade agreements and jurisdiction, engineering, cost control, scheduling and safety requirements.
  • Experience in managing major refurbishment or complex Nuclear projects.
  • Experience managing and working in a large joint venture.
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings, blue prints and specifications.
  • Must have a full appreciation of the importance of Quality Assurance Programs and their significance to the nuclear industry.


Aecon has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


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