Highway Construction Superintendent

Fowler Construction is actively seeking a Highway Construction Superintendent with significant MTO experience to supervise and oversee construction projects from start to finish, and provide direction and guidance to forepersons, subcontractors, and workers to ensure a safe and productive workplace. The Highway Construction Superintendent will be responsible for cost controls, completion of daily tasks/milestones, payment for work completed and ultimately the successful completion of the project.

Why work for us?

  • 100% Employer paid premiums on medical and dental benefits.
  • Competitive compensation.
  • Company vehicle.
  • Company paid cell phone and laptop.
  • RRSP match pension plan.
  • Company events and perks.

Key Duties:

  • Schedule, organize, and direct the construction activities in accordance with the OHSA, FCCL’s H&S Policy and project requirements.
  • Instruct all job personnel in a clear, concise manner on all construction and safety aspects of the job when directing work tasks.
  • Work with the Project Manager to plan the work sequence using specifications, drawings, and site conditions for effective safety-conscious production.
  • Strive to maximize the profitability of each job by minimizing costs and motivating crew productivity.
  • Ensure that next day requirements for labour, equipment and supplies are ordered and communicated to the staff.
  • Complete work with attention to detail to produce a quality product.
  • Complete daily diary notes to document changes, direction and productions.
  • Maintain safe equipment operation on site.
  • Liaise with onsite inspectors, owners’ representatives, enforcement officers, and the public.
  • Complete the work in accordance to the applicable contract, contract drawings, specifications and budget.
  • Conduct yourself in a professional/mature manner.
  • Report on productions, payments and regular tracking on a daily basis to the Project Manager.


  • 2-5 years of experience working as a Construction Superintendent.
  • Professional designation (Gold Seal or P. Eng. or CET) is an asset but is not a requirement.
  • Computer literate (Word, Excel, Project, etc.).
  • Exceptional organizational abilities with task prioritization, multi-tasking, use of timelines and time management techniques.
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to work cooperatively with other staff.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to work with little supervision; must be self-directed.
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license.

Work Conditions:

  • Travel to various sites will be required (vehicle will be provided).
  • Indoor and outdoor environments; various weather conditions.
  • Weekend and evening work may be required to meet the demands of the position.
  • Laptop and mobile phone will be provided.

Fowler Construction Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to meeting its obligations under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. (AODA). Questions regarding collection of information, or accommodation should be directed to Human Resources.


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company car
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Bracebridge, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • How many years of experience do you have on jobsites involving the Ministry of Transportation?


  • civil construction: 5 years (preferred)


  • driver's license (required)

Work Location: In person