Proudly Serving the Sea to Sky Corridor since 1979

Civil Foreman / Superintendent

Job Type:



$35-$40 per hour

Full Job Description:

Coast Valley Contracting is growing! We’re looking for a team-oriented individual with strong work ethic to join our growing team! Live and Work Locally!

Coast Valley Contracting (CVC) is a family-owned Civil Contractor, operating in Squamish, BC since 1979. We have a solid reputation in the community that we are proud of, with the majority of our work coming from repeat clients and referrals. We attribute our success to our team and their dedication to the work and our clients. We offer a positive work environment, opportunities for growth, and a strong work life balance, proven by our high staff retention rate.

The company is in a strong position for growth, with steady work in the forecast. We are actively seeking to fill the key position of Forman / Site Superintendent, with the desire to grow with us long term. The ideal candidate will have civil construction experience in a leadership role.


Why come work with us?

As a key member of our growing team, we can offer you;

  • A competitive salary, health & dental benefits
  • Year-round work
  • Use of a Company Pickup Truck/gas card
  • A work environment that encourages communication, taking initiative in problem solving, and a strong work life balance.


  • Valid BC Driver’s License
  • Strong leadership, communication, interpersonal and supervisory skills
  • Highly organized and takes a proactive approach to work-site planning and resource allocation
  • Physically fit and able to provide hands-on assistance
  • Experience with heavy equipment and small tools
  • Valid First Aid Certificate is an asset
  • Experience as a Civil Foreman overseeing excavation & laying of pipework is an asset.
  • Experience in setting elevations, grades and alignments of underground utilities is an asset.
  • Safety Oriented and has knowledge of OH&S.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead civil crews and subcontractors.
  • Maintain daily performance expectations.
  • Plan daily job duties and delegate tasks to site crews.
  • Read and interpret civil engineered drawings and contract specifications
  • Layout work, plan and execute various types of excavations and oversee layout of pipework.
  • Efficiently schedule materials, equipment, crews and or subcontractors.
  • Maintain good employee morale, communication, and teamwork.
  • Provide management with daily updates to all tracking and reporting systems.
  • Ensure the quality of work meets contractual specifications and quality control.


  • Dental Care
  • Extended health care


  • 10-hour shifts, Monday to Friday


  • Minimum 5 years experience in a leadership role in the field of Civil Construction