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Position Description

Site supervisor
Business Line Energy, Resources and Industry
ID # 12712
Job Type Permanent - Full Time
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WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 48,000 team members across the globe.  In Canada, our 8,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We’re among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

At WSP :

  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable





  • Ensure work is completed and that plans and estimates are consistent;
  • Ensure that contractors comply with rules regarding the client’s health and safety.
  • Control material quality and quantities, write daily reports when necessary;
  • Write site memos and notices intended for contractors in order to enforce compliance with contractual provisions;
  • Take the necessary measures to ensure compliance with laws and regulations or written instructions for the work;
  • Follow up with the contractor to annotate plans to produce the plans as stated;
  • Attend site meetings;
  • Carry out all other related tasks to assist in the completion of the project.


  • College diploma in mechanical, electrical or civil engineering or other training deemed equivalent;
  • 6-10 years of relevant experience in site supervision in industrial environments;
  • Experience in CAD design in the field is considered a plus;
  • Hold an ASP certification (health and safety course for construction sites);
  • Experience in consulting engineering is considered a plus;
  • Takes initiative, detail-oriented;
  • Able to work as part of a team; 
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills.


Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY.

WSP Canada Inc.


Baie-Comeau, QC

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