At Waterdon Construction, we know the key to our success lies in the excellence of our team. We’ve built a culture that values respect, openness, connection and looking out for one another – it’s part of our DNA. Our employees, on average, are 37 years old and have been with the company for eight years. Many have been with us even longer because we are like a family.

We encourage training and career development; we treat all our staff as pros and we will work with you to support your goals for your future. We offer guaranteed work year-round, benefits and a great environment in which to work.

Your safety matters. We have a robust Health and Safety program in place and continue to work with workplace associations in ensuring you are taken care of in each situation.

Members of the Waterdon team in a meeting room


Our door is always open to skilled, flexible tradespeople seeking year-round, long-term employment. Currently, we are most interested in applications for the following:

Project Manager

 As a key member of our team, you will be expected to: 

  • Aid in the management of all stages of the project life cycle 
  • Facilitate site activities and overcome challenges 
  • Implement health and safety on sites 
  • Provide timely status reports on project progression 
  • Actively participate in construction site meetings, and provide input on the interpretation of contracts, plans and specifications while ensuring that consultants or contractors fulfill their responsibilities 
  • Coordinate between stakeholders, resolve issues, and deliver projects on time and on budget. 
  • Manage the change order process and ensure that the budget is managed accordingly. 
  • Regularly monitor subcontractor performance and address any concerns in a timely fashion
  • Manage employee schedules and time sheets 


What we are looking for: 

  • 5+ years of experience in managing the project life cycle
  • Knowledge of related government legislation in the areas of construction, fire codes, occupational health and safety regulations etc. 
  • Strong organizational and construction management skills 
  • Industry knowledge and ability to read blueprints 
  • Detail-oriented and strong communication skills 
  • Ability to interact with a variety of technical and business personnel with courtesy and diplomacy 
  • Must have and maintain a valid G license and vehicle 
  • Must be able to obtain a Government Security clearance 


What we offer: 

  • Benefits after 3 months
  • Pension plan after 3 months
  • Continuous education opportunities
  • A great working environment

Send your résumé by email to Please specify the position or type of work you are applying for.

Estimating Coordinator/Administrative Assistant

As Scope of Responsibilities

  • Provide administrative support to the estimating department
  • Scheduling of all tender opportunities and site visits
  • Maintain and update bid list and calendar for bids and job showings
  • Create and maintain all bid folders with all updates/addenda to plans and specifications 
  • Assist with project specific and general prequalification questionnaires 
  • Procure bid bonds as needed 
  • Read, interpret and understand contract drawings and specifications, as well as review project manuals and bid package information 
  • Maintain and improve on estimating templates and processes 
  • Assist with printing and scanning of documents, tender files, contracts, etc. 
  • Order and maintain office supplies 
  • Assists in gathering relevant information from tendering packages and reviewing of tenders to ensure that bid submissions are completed with a high degree of accuracy. 
  • Assist the Estimating team with subcontractor coordination and organization 
  • Deliver bid envelopes when required. 
  • Administrative tasks on occasion or as time allows to assist safety 


Skills Required

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be an organized self-starter, possess a strong work ethic, strong organizational and interpersonal skills, great attention to detail, the ability to recognize discrepancies and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously 
  • Possess a strong work ethic and ability to persevere when challenged 
  • Effective communication skills including verbal, written and presentation skills 
  • Knowledge and understanding of construction terms, estimating techniques, quantity take off, blueprint reading, scheduling and planning concepts 
  • Ability to work well under pressure with a focus on deadlines, using initiative and requiring minimal supervision. 
  • Able to obtain a top-secret security clearance


What we offer:

  • Benefits after 3 months
  • Pension plan after 3 months
  • A great working environment

Send your résumé by email to Please specify the position or type of work you are applying for.

Skilled Labourer

Job Functions

  • Lifts, positions and removes work pieces to assist in material processing, fitting, welding and/or building of structures
  • Load and unload material
  • Operate power and hand tools
  • Maintain a safe and clean job site by handling materials and storing them properly, picking up and removing all tools and equipment 
  • Cleans work area, machines, tools and equipment
  • Perform other activities at construction sites as directed by the Supervisor
  • Read, understand and comply with company policies and procedures


Education/Experience Requirements

  • A high school education, and/or a college degree
  • 2 years related experience or training or equivalent combination of education and experience


 Skills/Abilities Required 

  • Have basic knowledge of construction 
  • Ability to complete basic math 
  • Ability to apply common sense 
  • Ability to solve problems 
  • Ability to identify health and safety concerns on a work site 
  • Must have a cell phone with data 
  • Must be able to obtain a security clearance 
  • Must have a valid Ontario Class “G” license and reliable transportation 
  • Must be able to travel to various sites 
  • Must be able to perform all duties 
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs 
  • Must have an eagerness to learn 
  • Ability to perform all duties required as general labourer 


What we offer:

  • Competitive wages
  • Benefits after 3 months
  • Pension plan after 3 months
  • A great working environment

Send your résumé by email to Please specify the position or type of work you are applying for.