Date:  Nov 26, 2021

Stouffville, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Utilities

Position Title:  Superintendent

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 
Faster.Smarter.Safer. This is how Aecon Utilities is committed to delivering projects.  Aecon Utilities is ready to become Canada’s #1 utility construction provider and we’re looking for a Superintendent to help us get there!


Reporting to the General Manager, the Superintendent is responsible to ensure that projects are completed on schedule in compliance with the contracts and the job cost estimates and all the work is completed safely to acceptable standards of quality and workmanship. The Superintendent is also responsible for the management of day to day operations in the yard.


Key Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for the overall planning and scheduling to ensure that projects are constructed in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Monitors the overall progress of the projects and takes corrective action where necessary. 
  • Coordinates and monitors the three main functions – Administration, Scheduling and Construction.
  • Represents the Company with the owner. 
  • Ensure that the owner is being advised of all extra work and claims and that subcontractors are being advised of back charges. 
  • Ensure that contracts are kept current and being updated with change orders on a regular basis.
  • Responsible for implementing and monitoring of the Company’s Safety and Environment Policies and QC Plans. 
  • Ensures that all functions and operations on the job are following local legislative requirements. 
  • Directs and maintains discipline and morale of the project staff. 
  • Ensures that Company policies and project procedures are being adhered to. 
  • Ensures compliance with union agreements, if applicable. 
  • Reviews and provides approval of project cost reports and ensures projected job profits are accurate and current. 
  • Assists in bid process. 
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as required. 


Required Knowledge and Experience

  • Technical school background and at least five years of construction experience. 
  • Experience in the Utility Contracting Industry. 
  • Working computer proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook). 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Sound knowledge of construction techniques, practices, and fundamentals. 
  • Experience with contract and subcontract management. 
  • Ability to build and maintain effective relationships and work within a team environment. 
  • Strong organizational and time management.
  • Maintain valid Ontario (G) driver’s license. 
  • Ability to travel within Ontario as required.


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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