Civil Superintendent

JOB POSTING: Civil Superintendent

Job Description


  • Supervises construction workforce and oversees on-site construction activities to construct the project effectively, safely and within budget
  • Hires, trains, supervises and mentors craft personnel; oversees subcontractors and manages the work
  • Develops and maintains open communication with crews, trades, project team and clients to ensure project performance, safety and quality requirements are met
  • Prepares work plans and scheduling to determine manpower levels, material quantities, and equipment requirements
  • Monitors and executes the project construction plan; develops and implements job schedules and three week look ahead schedules
  • Leads effective site meetings with craft, trades, project teams and client
  • Examines field conditions, corrects inaccuracies and implements cost saving measures
  • Understands project scope and applies engineering principles to troubleshoot and resolve challenges
  • Collaborates with project manager to implement safety program and maintain all safety documentation
  • Maintains project administration correspondence, complies with all project documentation requirements
  • Develops strong relationships with all project stakeholders
  • Performs other duties as required


  • Minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience as a civil Superintendent on earthworks, previous bridge structure installation would be an asset, highways and municipal, water & wastewater, railworks, forestry, and utilities.
  • 3 additional years of experience as a Foreman or Lead Hand
  • Expert understanding of construction industry and business operations, including cost management processes and reports, construction specifications and methods, contract language, and project planning and schedules
  • Strong knowledge of safety and environmental procedures and legislation
  • Working knowledge of computers and experience using Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work a varied schedule, including night shifts and weekends as required
  • Legally entitled to work for any employer in Canada


  • civil superintendent: 5 years (Required)
  • civil foreman or civil field engineer: 3 years (Preferred)

Job Type: Full-time

Twin Valley Contracting values our reputation as an enjoyable and rewarding place to work. The successful candidate’s suitability will include a proven record of contributing to a positive work environment.

How to Apply: send all resumes in confidence to [email protected] with “Labor” in the Subject line.  Please include at least 3 supervisory references


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