Job Title: Construction Project Supervisor


Capital Paving is looking to hire a Construction Project Supervisor to join our team for the upcoming 2021 construction season. If you are interested in a hands-on approach to gaining valuable construction experience, we would like to connect with you.

Location: 4459 Concession 7, Puslinch, ON N0B 2J0

Date Posted: January 22, 2021

Start Date: March 15, 2021

Reporting To: Construction Operations Manager

Positions Available: One (1) Full Time/Permanent


You will be responsible for managing the day-to-day activities on a construction project. You will be required to assist in the planning, scheduling, and execution of general road construction operations as they relate to project-specific construction schedules and budgets.

Additionally, the Construction Project Supervisor will be responsible for, scheduling and supervision of third-party contractors and ensuring job sites are safe and in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Construction Projects (OHSA and RCP). Candidates will be expected to diligently enforce the safe work policies and procedures outlined in Capital's Health and Safety Program.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee Construction Projects to ensure they meet the following objectives:
    • Quality of workmanship
    • Technical specifications (including minimizing deficiencies)
    • Reliability and timeliness
    • Scheduling and productivity.
  • Manage effective and timely tracking of project costs as a key contributor to project profitability.
  • Work with the estimating team to gain an understanding of the project estimate and identify opportunities to ensure profitability on the project.
  • Track production relative to project estimate and flag any concerns related to project costs on a pro-active basis to the Construction Project Manager and provide feedback to Estimating to enable appropriate cost containment of projects and necessary adjustments.
  • Provide guidance and coaching to Construction Forepersons to support them in giving clear work direction and effective training to the construction crew.
  • Ensure Forepersons are managing work performance and productivity of crews through regular feedback and guidance to ensure work is being done effectively and that OHSA and Capital’s H&S policies and procedures are being followed.
  • Apprise Project Manager/Operations Manager of project status weekly, and recommend modifications to resources, schedule and projected productions against estimate, if appropriate.


  • Strong leadership and supervisory skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in civil infrastructure construction.
  • Experience with sewer and water-main projects.
  • C.E.T or P.Eng. designation will be considered an asset.
  • Strong organizational, leadership and supervisory skills.
  • Experience reading and interpreting construction drawings and specifications.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong understanding and enforcement of the Occupational Health and Safety Act on site.
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours, weekends, nights, etc.
  • Knowledge of OTM Book 7 will be considered an asset.
  • Valid G-Class Drivers License.

Employment Package:

  • Competitive salary and benefit package
  • Company vehicle and phone
  • Advancement opportunities

Capital Paving Inc. - Construction Project Supervisor

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resumes to

Resumes will be kept on file for 6 months.

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