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Parsons Corporation Earthworks Superintendent - Construction LRT in Edmonton, Alberta

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Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Superintendent to join our team! The Superintendent - Earthworks (Removals) is responsible for scheduling, coordinating and supervising the work of all site operatives, specifically in relation to all earthworks removals aspects of the project, safely, on-time and within budget, managing all aspects of planning and delivery and working seamlessly with other stakeholders .

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Participates in the preparation, organization and overall coordination of the site, specifically in relation to all aspects of concrete in meeting and completing project specifications.

  • Orders or participates in the order of equipment and materials, taking budgetary decisions with other stakeholders.

  • Together with Project Manager, works on the creation of teams, internal transfers and ensures the right people are assigned to the jobs as required and as qualified

  • Assists in the choice of specified technical options and in the definition of required equipment and materials.

  • In collaboration with the Design Offices, chooses the building methods for optimized feasibility and safety, adhering to all project requirements.

  • Represents the company professionally at all times, adhering to standards and practices and to the Code of Ethics.

  • Oversees maintenance/ general services onsite.

  • Provides direction to the Subcontractor Supervisors, organizes their work, sets objectives, checks schedules and timeframes, efficiency and quality of production, etc.

  • Ensures the resources for inspection are sufficient and works to resolve any issues.

  • Draws up the necessary subschedules for work

  • Ensures scheduling/ quality/ safety objectives are respected.

  • Ensures the execution of integrated sub-contracted works or those necessary for the structure

  • Implements site-specific procedures.

  • Liaises, in all areas, between the site and stakeholders in the MIP office.

  • Integrates and manages the constraints of other parties working on-site as well as the co-activity.

  • Ensures consistency of Health and Safety Plans regarding all external parties on-site.

  • Implements the EcoPlan for their site.

  • Continuously analyzes and suggests improvements in performance

  • Finalizes, with the relevant management department, the works budget for milestone progress points and analyzes and explains any variances.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Diploma or bachelor’s degree in Construction, Engineering, Business or related field and/or relevant and equivalent experience.

  • Health & Safety related training applicable to construction sites

  • Minimum 5+ years of progressive construction project management and/or site supervision experience (i.e., civil, commercial, industrial, residential, new construction projects, tenant improvements, renovation, additions). Canadian / Alberta experience preferred.

  • Proven track record in leading, uniting and directing teams on large-scale construction projects.

  • Adaptability, capable of teaching and passing on knowledge.

  • Proven problem-solving skills and ability to analyze data and identify trends.

  • Previous proven experience in large scale projects earthworks removals.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, Defined Contribution Pension Plan (DCPP), Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA), Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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