Civil Superintendent

The future you want is within reach.


At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We're a community of builders committed to building better communities. That's why we're always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what's next in our industry.


We're also looking at what's next for you and how we can help you build a career you're proud of.


We are looking for a Civil Superintendent to join our Toronto District Office located in Oakville, ON.



  • Visualizes an entire project, plans and creates the complete project schedule, identifying the critical path, and proactively anticipating constructability issues.
  • Develops and implements the project safety plan and leads by example for health and safety practices and procedures.
  • Effectively communicates with our trade partners to ensure that performance, productivity, quality, and safety requirements are met.
  • Collaborates closely with the project team and our trade partners to ensure construction complies with drawings and specifications.
  • Develops and implements the Project Execution Plan and resource-loaded lookahead schedules, ensuring compliance with budget and quality.
  • Reviews and understands the contract and subcontracts to develop a plan that identifies and mitigates risks and maximizes opportunities to ensure that all targets are met.
  • Develops and maintains strong customer-focused relationships with all stakeholders.
  • Coaches, trains, and mentors the project team including direct and indirect reports.
  • Other duties as required.



  • Postsecondary degree, college diploma, journeyperson certificate, or degree in a related discipline.
  • CET or Gold Seal certification is preferred.
  • Minimum 8–10 years of progressive construction experience with leadership and mentoring preferred.
  • Experience in civil projects such as transit, rail, structures, bridges, and/or roadwork is considered an asset.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing a strong safety culture by application of health, safety, and environment principles and legislation.
  • In-depth knowledge of and experience in the construction industry; including building materials, construction methods, specifications, safety and environmental principles, and procedures.
  • Ability to apply engineering principles to construction plans and schedules.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple scopes of a construction project, including monitoring, and coordinating our trade partners with the construction schedule.
  • Thorough understanding of productivity rates and ability to interpret cost reports.
  • Thorough understanding of contract language, with the ability to identify and mitigate risks and leverage opportunities.
  • Working knowledge of virtual construction software and Microsoft Office Suite, with a strong aptitude for adopting new technology.

PCL is an innovative, employee-owned company comprised of people who find passion in their profession and take pride in doing great work every day. Our work powers the infrastructure and utilities that are essential to daily life and our projects are the scene of vacations, careers, education and healing. We are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for because we are committed to supporting and developing our teams.


The PCL Companies celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive environment for all employees and applicants and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or veteran status.


Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us at with the position and location you are interested in.


Safety is a core value that guides everything we do. As such, all PCL salary and student employees based in Canada are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Employees may request an exemption due to medical condition(s) and other applicable human rights grounds.


Together, we can build success and a better future. Let’s get started!


Target Start Date: 09/25/2022  

Employee Status:  Regular Full-Time 

Company: PCL Constructors Canada Inc.  

Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario 

Job: Civil Superintendent

Requisition: 895