Deputy Construction Manager

Comtech Group Inc

Toronto, ON

Toronto, ON, CA
Toronto, ON
30+ days ago

Comtech Group Inc. (Comtech) is a multidisciplinary consulting firm providing integrated, world-class consulting services in Program and Project Management, Project Controls, Engineering, Technical Advisory, Construction Management, and Technology Integration Services to deliver complex capital projects. Our team thrives in embracing and navigating technical challenges within the Transportation & Infrastructure, Industrial & Manufacturing, Energy & Utilities, and Buildings & Facilities markets across North America. Our firm has a core focus and comprehensive experience supporting project owners through collaborative and integrated partnerships in delivering projects that improve the world around us.

  • The Deputy Construction Manager (DCM) reports to the Construction Manager (CM) and is accountable for directly managing multiple construction management teams (up to 6) 
  • Responsible for overseeing the review, supervision, administration, and enforcement of construction contracts assigned to the Engineering, Construction, and Expansion (ECE) Group from contract award to contract close-out
  • Supports the management and execution of Construction Management Services contracts in order to deliver a constructed project to the Project Manager and stakeholders, as defined in the capital contract documents
  • Ensures policies and standards of the client are adhered to by Construction Management site offices
  • Promotes and maintains professional working relationships and communications among staff, management, consultants, contractors, and external agencies
  • Liaisons with client’s staff and other stakeholders when needed to ensure their requirements are addressed
  • Keeps abreast of industry activities and technological developments related to areas of responsibility
  • Acts as a support for the Construction Manager when requested  
Qualifications Required 
  • Minimum 20 years of experience managing and/or administering multi-trade/discipline contracts in ICI and heavy civil/industrial Construction
  • Community College/University diploma/degree in a relevant discipline such as Engineering, or the equivalent, combined with extensive management experience in the areas of engineering and construction for large, complex projects
  • Comprehensive knowledge of current construction principles and construction management practices including knowledge of current contract administration, and claims management techniques
  • Demonstrated experience with construction engineering, construction contract development and enforcement, construction safety and quality control processes, and construction documentation
  • Sound knowledge of construction legislation and regulations, standards, and codes, including the Construction Lien Act, Ontario Building Code, plus the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations, environmental legislation, and other pertinent rules and regulations
  • Sound judgment; highly developed management, organizational, interpersonal, presentation/training, oral and written (report writing) communication skills; good analytical, problem-solving, and decision making skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, manage and work with multi-disciplined teams, deal with complex issues and maintain effective working relationships
  • Ability to recognize problems, prepare and interpret complex reports, and define and evaluate solutions  

Comtech Group Inc. is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are compliant with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources @ Comtech by emailing –

Comtech Group offers our employees a competitive compensation package with comprehensive employee benefits and an environment that fosters teamwork & entrepreneurial spirit. Comtech Group is an equal opportunity employer. Please submit your resume in MS Word format to Comtech Group via e-mail at



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Comtech Group Inc