Job Shift Engineer in Scarborough

Shift Engineer

Job description

Job Summary:

Under the project and construction manager's direction, the Shift Engineer is responsible for construction work preparation, including construction planning, document preparation, and submission field supervision of sub-contractors and the workforce.

Main Functional Links: Project Managers, Construction Managers, General Superintendent

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analysis of drawings for work preparation and construction planning.
  • Develop construction specifications and procedures
  • Ensure construction plans meet guidelines and specifications of building codes and other regulations
  • Evaluate and recommend appropriate building and construction materials
  • Interpret, review, and approve survey and civil design work
  • Plan and design major civil projects such as buildings, roads, bridges, dams, water, and waste management systems, and structural steel fabrications
  • Pre-planning and resource forecasting
  • Performance management of subcontractors
  • Planning of surface construction activities
  • Coordination and preparation of project-related documents and submittals.
  • Development of innovative technical solutions.
  • Comply with applicable regulations and safety policies and procedures
  • Produce detailed method statements and job safety hazard analysis
  • Produce as-built drawings.
  • Actively take part in the quality control processes, QA testing, and documentation.
  • Assist other departments as directed by the Project Manager.
  • Assist the Project and Construction Manager in promoting communication throughout the project team.
  • Promote STRABAG to all associated with the project by demonstrating professional skill and a high standard of fairness and integrity.
  • Able to work rotational shifts day and night
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-Motivated and flexible
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Shaft/Tunnel Construction experience is an asset


  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

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

Application question(s):

  • Do you have experience working on transit projects?
Job Shift Engineer in Scarborough