AECOM General Superintendent - Shell Retail Projects in Calgary, Alberta

Business Line Oil + Gas

Position Title General Superintendent - Shell Retail Projects

Canada - Alberta


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a General Superintendent with Commercial/Retail experience to be based in our Edmonton, Alberta location.

This position will oversee total field construction effort to ensure large project or several smaller projects are constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule. Manages all manpower, materials and equipment as per the projected execution plan including the coordination of field construction staff. Acts as a liaison with other departments to ensure the project schedule is met. Responsible for detailed direction of construction specifications, budgets and schedules. Technical trades certification with 10+ years’ experience and 5+ years’ experience as a superintendent.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Facilitate daily work planning meetings with the discipline superintendents and General Foremen.

  • Oversee the superintendents and work crews in area of accountability. Complete weekly site inspections. Participate and conduct performance management reviews with the discipline superintendents.

  • Participate & conduct annual Performance Management reviews for the Superintendents. Monitor and manage the Construction employee’s lifecycle as per Human Resources process and procedures involving: training, succession planning, transfers, and promotions of the Construction Operations team.

  • Promote and adhere to company’s Safety Management System.

  • Record and provide daily headcount report to appropriate Safety personnel.

  • Attend and participate in morning tailgate meetings.

  • Plan/ sequence all craft discipline work in area of responsibility.

  • Accountable for productivity and quality targets established for the scope of work within area of responsibility.

  • Troubleshoot any constructability issues in regards to engineering, material shortages etc.

  • Manage and drive the Field (Dynamic) Planning process in area of responsibility.

  • Ensure work crews utilize and follow FIWP/FWP/MAWP's to meet project schedule.

  • Troubleshoot construction issues in the field. Escalate to the Construction Manager if required.

  • Conduct any incident investigations within area of supervision as required.

  • Submit potential trend forms and track out of scope work utilizing the Change and Trend Management process.

  • Perform worksite inspections monitoring safety and quality of work.

  • Attend and participate daily in Production and Construction meetings to ensure progress is being communicated across the project.

  • Regularly communicate work progress, schedule variance, crew and safety performance to the

  • Construction manager.

  • Meet daily with various departments including materials and equipment to arrange and ensure timely pickup or delivery of materials/equipment needed for the construction of the project.

  • Participate in the Construction Attest and/or Work Face Planning Attest as required.

  • Provide daily instruction to Superintendents and/or General Foremen.

  • Review and submit daily timesheets, Task Hazards Analysis, Behavior Observations cards, Record of Employment Requests and any other paperwork on behalf of the crew to appropriate internal personnel. Ensure any appropriate overtime approvals have been requested and approved prior to performing overtime.

  • Ensure daily progress reports have been submitted by foremen on shift.

  • Coach and mentor the Construction staff on the project to safe work practices, quality workmanship, productivity and schedule.

This position will be required to drive a vehicle on behalf of AECOM and therefore will require the candidate to submit a satisfactory driver's abstract for review.

Where possible, please include/attach proof of minimum requirements with resume application.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must have experience in Petroleum Service Station Construction

  • Minimum of College diploma/certificate required.

  • Minimum of 5+ years in a Superintendent role required.

  • A valid Class 1 or Class 5 driver’s license and a clean driver’s abstract are requirements of this position.

  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) Certification required.

  • Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection (OSSA issued ticket) Certification required.

  • AWP (Aerial Work Platform) Certification Required.

  • First Aid - Standard Level Certification Required.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Beginner computer skills: Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Projects), STATStracker.

  • A good understanding of scheduling software.

  • A good general understanding of all the construction trades and how they are interdependent of each other to strategize and sequence the work activities in a complex/fast moving industrial construction environment.

  • Experience within Industrial or Commercial Construction preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Construction Management

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 163102BR