Construction Superintendent III

Job Title: Construction Superintendent III
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Alberta, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-20
Reference: BH-121396
Contact Name: Amy Foley
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 02, 2020 22:36

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry.

Our client, a large Oil and Gas producer, has an opportunity for a Construction Superintendent III in Cold Lake, AB.  This is a one year contract, starting January 20th with the possibility of extension.  The individual must be local to the area or have accommodations as there is no LOA or flights.


Responsible for planning, coordinating and controlling the day-to-day field operations for the assigned crafts and subcontractors. A typical scope of responsibility would be Field Superintendent or Area Superintendent.


• Understand and execute assigned construction tasks within the project scope

• Understand and interpret plans and specifications

• Successfully execute projects within contracted schedule and budget

• Work with multi-discipline engineering teams monitoring and controlling scope, schedule and budget

• Manage field crews and operation and maintenance of earthwork equipment

• Respond to field and client information requests

• Champion Worker Safety Programs

• Oversee site contractor fabrication, construction, and hookup work activities during Execution Phase

• Serve as member of the Project Team (PT) when project assigned

• Provide the interface between the work face and the Construction Site Manager or Construction Site Lead

In addition, a Level 3 Construction Superintendent will:

• Assist in preparation and review for submittals, RFIs and RFCs and make recommendations regarding suitability

• Review contractor health and safety plans, traffic control and erosion control measures on projects

• Verify quantities for payment

• Identify non-conformance issues with construction work and help develop potential resolution of non-conformance issues

• May serve as the lead Company representative at sub-sites where the Construction Site Manager or Construction Site Lead typically does not reside

• Provide construction core competency expertise when assigned to the function

• Ensure good communications and relations with the contractors


• 20+ years’ experience in-field Construction planning, execution, and completions

• Willing to travel (domestic/overseas) to project sites

• Past Construction Superintendent experience on major capital project

• Familiar with Construction Materials Testing procedures and ASTM standards

• Enthusiastic, self-starter with desire to provide excellent service to clients