Superintendent - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract


Canada - Alberta, Edmonton

Job Summary

AECOM is hiring a Superintendent to join our Shell Retail project team in Edmonton, Alberta. This is a temporary position on a 5/2 shift schedule.

The Superintendent is responsible for the preparation and execution of maintenance work in accordance with Business Unit requirements and standards including liaising with client personnel and the appropriate Planner's. The role supports the Site Manager in delivering the maintenance services & break in work support to the respective Business Units.


  • Ensure all maintenance activities are carried out in a safe, effective manner through adherence to all Workplace Health & Safety regulations, as well as all Client and AECOM procedures, policies, standards and controls.

  • Ensure all staff and workforce are fully knowledgeable of Client and AECOM Health, safety, Environmental and Security policies and procedures and that all efforts are exercised to meet or exceed safety goals.

  • Work with the workforce to ensure their active participation in and alignment with Client’s safety programs and systems.

  • Ensure the continued success of maintenance activities by actively identifying, investigating and eliminating the root cause of all actual and potential loss events.

  • Contribute to improving safety and productivity by recommending and implementing changes to procedures, standards, rules and work practices. Proactively identify and correct unsafe working conditions.

  • Primary maintenance responsibilities include HSSE and Quality program compliance, attainment of maintenance milestones, resource management, interface with Supply Chain Management and workforce administration systems.

  • Cost effective utilization of workforce and equipment, including balancing work and resource leveling, will be a priority.

  • Monitor maintenance progress, quality control and scheduling.

  • Provide updates to the schedule and plans.

  • Ensure consistent use of an effective and timely trend system to capture any and all cost, quality or schedule deviations as formalized trends from the approved cost and schedule. Deviations will be brought to the attention of the appropriate Manager within 24 hours of their occurrence.

  • Ensure the Project Team provides all planning input, systems, procedures and resources necessary to support the integration of essential project work into the execution schedule for plant and unit turnarounds in an effective, timely and cost efficient manner.

  • Ensure Client and AECOM KPI for all maintenance activities are understood and complied with.

  • Interface with Supply Chain Management to support material procurement and contract administration activities as required.

  • Accountable for material procurement and equipment coordination in alignment with the Project Schedule.

  • Comply and complete various reports to Manager as required. Key reporting will include critical project parameters such as safety issues, labour issues, progress, trends, maintenance activities, man hours and quality issues.

  • Complete daily progress reports, toolboxes, 2 week look-ahead schedules, JSAs/ WCF, permits and daily work plans.

  • Assist in the development of skilled and knowledgeable employees by recommending and providing training for employees, then evaluating the results of the received training.

  • Accountable for Subcontractor Coordination in alignment with the Project Schedule.

  • Manage and maintain an effective labour relations plan to ensure that all maintenance activities proceed without significant disruption to maintenance or plant operations.

  • Support a productive human resource environment through leadership and by ensuring proper administration of all AECOM HR procedures and fostering open, two-way communications.

  • Ensure all progressive discipline processes are maintained and executed according to AECOM policy.

  • Ensure all maintenance conforms to the approved IFC plans and specifications and that all work is conducted in accordance with permit procedure requirements.

  • Ensure all necessary QC inspections of field installations are performed to ensure maintenance compliance to all applicable codes and standards including any Client and AECOM specific practices or identified requirements.

Conditions of Employment for this position are:

  1. For positions that fall into the list of required positions within the AECOM Oil & Gas Background Check policy, qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, the role must complete a satisfactory pre-employment Background Check. This may consist of all or a combination of the following: Canadian Criminal Record check, an Employment Verification and/or an Education and Accreditation Verification.

  2. For positions that fall into the list of required positions within the AECOM Oil & Gas Alcohol & Drug (A&D) policy, qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, a position must provide evidence of a satisfactory Alcohol & Drug test in accordance with the Company's Alcohol & Drug Policy. In order to be valid, the test must have been conducted at the direction of AECOM - O&G Business Unit.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree.

  • Journeyman Carpenter or hands-on field experience for 10+ years.

  • Experience operating equipment.

  • Supervisory position experience and a familiarity with the maintenance and oilfield work practices.

  • Strong leadership in both Construction and Safety.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of contractor and procurement principles, practice and legislation.

  • Strong negotiation skills, communication skills, analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.

  • Team Player to deliver desire outcomes.

  • Ability to motivate workers and subtrades to meet demanding schedules.

  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS-09 or 2020) Certification.

  • First Aid – Standard Level Certification.

  • Aerial Work Platform.

  • Ground Disturbance.

  • Skid Steer Operator Certificate.

  • Telehandler Operator Certificate.

  • OSSA or Energy Safety Canada Certified Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection.

  • OSSA or Energy Safety Canada Certified Confined Space.

  • Driver’s License and a clean Driver’s Abstract.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PMP designation would be an asset.

  • MMP designation would be an asset.

  • Formal supervisory or management training/certification is an asset.

  • Experience in Petroleum Construction.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country Canada

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254957BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.