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21-021 - General Superintendent

  • LocationPort Hope, ON L1A 0A1 - Canada
  • Work TypeContract/Temp
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:21 days ago


  • Job no: KM6P7
  • Categories: Engineering

Our client, a Canadian global leader in exploration, mine engineering, and environmental protection has an immediate need for a General Superintendent to lead and direct superintendents within the construction management team on multi-discipline projects within the mining industry This is a contract position for six (6) months located in Port Hope, Ontario.

 Key Responsibilities

  •  Primary responsibility is to support the Construction Manager by leading and directing discipline superintendents within the contruction management team
  • May fill-in for the Construction Manager for short durations while the Construction Manager is away assuming overall responsibility and accountability for construction work executed on the site
  • May act in a discipline superintendent capacity by directly overseeing the contractors team in execution of the work
  • Responsible and accountable to ensure that all individuals on the construction site are working in a safe manner abiding by all safety program requirements
  • Lead others to and/or personally develop detailed work plans according to workface planning practices
  • Depending on the scope of work, may perform supervision of direct field labour in the safe completion of scope to a high quality standard
  • Depending on the scope of work, may oversee the contractors activities confirming the work is completed safely and according to all contract requirements
  • Support the discipline superintendents in the inspection of completed work to confirm it is completed to appropriate standards, identifying deficiencies and managing the completion of deficiencies
  • Monitor the schedule and productivity of work and work constructively with the contractor team to drive improvements
  • Work collaboratively with the contractor and operations personnel to resolve issues and barriers
  • Work collaboratively with the contractor on all aspects of planning to enable efficient work to progress in the field
  • Responsible to coordinate field activities between contractors and the Cameco operations team as required


  • Previous experience as a field superintendent is required
  • Previous experience as a construction manager is considered an asset
  • Previous experience in a brown field construction environment is required
  • Previous experience at a nuclear facility preferred
  • Supervisor training/certification
  • Proficient computer skills required
  • Must be able to commit to a Rotation Schedule 160 hours per month Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week (preferred) OR 2 weeks in/ 2 weeks out, 11 hours per day

 If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


  • Published on 30 Mar 2021, 10:11 PM