Construction Superintendent

Township of Langley

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Construction Superintendent

Temporary Full-Time – 2 years
(from approx. May 6, 2019 to approx. May 7, 2021)
Bulletin File #: 19-E005
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Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 128,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a temporary full-time (2 years - from approx. May 6, 2019 to approx. May 7, 2021) Construction Superintendent to join our team of professionals in the Engineering Division; Engineering and Construction Services Department.

Reporting to the Construction Manager, you are responsible for assisting with all aspects of the Construction Services group associated works including water, sanitary sewer, storm water system repairs, rehabilitation, operation and maintenance of gravity storm water systems, and construction of capital projects. You will participate in operational and capital planning, financial control and adjustment, and most human resource decisions. You will be accountable to the Construction Manager for performing complex technical work to Municipal standards relating to a variety of construction and operational utility engineering functions.  

Your qualifications include the ability to work within established guidelines, policies, and bylaws but also exercise individual judgment to establish department requirements. You have strong knowledge of construction engineering principles, terminology, materials, equipment, practices and techniques. You have strong technical writing skills and computer skills including maintenance management systems, visual presentations, word processing and spreadsheets, and your oral, written and interpersonal communication skills are exceptional. You bring supervisory experience that allows you to work in and foster a team environment, and you have the ability, skill and knowledge to supervise unionized staff. You have a minimum of 3 years related work experience, preferably in a municipal environment along with a diploma in Civil Engineering or related field and eligibility for registration as an AScT in civil engineering in BC is preferred. An experienced professional in a municipal infrastructure construction and maintenance field with equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.  

In order to be considered for this position, you must have a BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license will not be accepted. Please have you driver’s abstract ready to upload when you apply, applications without it will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered.

A competitive salary commensurate with experience plus 13% in lieu of benefits with this Exempt position.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm, March 29, 2019.

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Organization: Township of Langley
Location: Langley, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Construction
Posted: March 11, 2019, 1:32 pm
Expires: March 29, 2019, 4:30 pm

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