The Construction Supervisor, Design and Construction (D&C) is responsible for managing construction related to D&C and Public Works project interests. This may include civil, utility, stabilization, crossings, at grade separations, bridges, track construction to support capacity improvements, and track maintenance. The role is accountable for all assigned construction activities and ensures they are conducted in accordance with sound engineering practices, CN railway standards, regulatory requirements, CN safety procedures, and rules. In addition, the role ensures accurate billing for recoverable work as it relates to track construction.
Main Responsibilities Construction Oversight
The role is primarily performed outdoors in various types of weather and environmental conditions with a regular workweek from Monday to Friday. The role is required to work on varying shifts to cover operations that run 24/7, including weekends, holidays, and emergency responses. The incumbent is required to walk on uneven ground, climb up steep embankments, and walk long distances. Due to the nature of the role, the incumbent must be able to meet tight deadlines, handle pressure, and stress. The role requires regular travel within the territory with potential to be away for periods of time depending on the projects being delivered.
Railway Operation and Track Standards
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