Iconic Power Systems takes pride in consistently delivering high-quality products and services. We believe that safety, quality, skilled people, and experience allow us to deliver truly lasting value to our client’s projects outcomes.

If you are motivated by innovation, growth, teamwork, and complete client satisfaction, we have a career for you.

We offer an attractive remuneration package including health and RRSP benefits.

We are currently looking for a Substations Construction Supervisor in the Calgary area.


The Substations Construction Supervisor fosters an environment of construction execution excellence. As well as building a culture of providing solutions, not problems. They are responsible for the organization of the day to day activities on the job site. The Substations Construction Supervisor will ensure that activities are being completed safely and efficiently all while upholding a strong dedication to quality. They will be proficient in all areas of Substation Construction. The Substations Construction Supervisor works closely with the Construction, Project & Fleet Managers to ensure that projects are profitable and delivered on time.


  • 4+ years as a Journeyman involved in Substation Construction.
  • Journeyman PSE or Electrician (PSE preferably)
  • Formal Supervisor training considered an asset.


  • Proficient at Substation Construction execution and planning.
  • General knowledge of the Alberta utility network, code, and regulations.
  • Ability to coach and mentor apprentices.
  • Comfortable with computer software such as Excel, Word & Adobe.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and clients.

Personal Characteristics

  • Safety – We go home safely every night.
  • Integrity – Around here our word means something.
  • Quality – Our quality stands on its own.
  • Accountability- We provide solutions, not problems.
  • Teamwork – Great people working together.
  • You have a calm demeanor and thrive in high-stress situations. You possess a nimble mind – You’re able to think on your feet and resolve issues quickly.
  • You are detailed and thorough in completing all tasks and activities.
  • You are someone people rely on. You are responsible and dependable.
  • Leadership – willingness to lead, take charge, offer opinions and direction to all direct reports.



  • Uphold core corporate values
  • Provide positive examples of conduct, safety and mentoring to direct reports


  • Hold daily tailboard and close meetings with direct reports
  • Supply daily reports to clients, Iconic construction, and project managers
  • Develop and supply a 3 week look ahead to clients, Iconic construction, and project managers
  • Review project safety, security and environmental policies and procedures with direct reports
  • Review and understand corporate policies/procedures.
  • Review and understand project schedule/milestones
  • Participate in resource planning with Construction, Project, & Fleet Managers
  • Assist construction manager with the evaluation of direct reports
  • Submit daily timesheets to Iconic office and help manage/minimize overtime
  • Monitor discrepancies between bid and post-award work scope
  • Coordinate day to day work scope with foreman on large scale projects
  • Manage project to man hours estimated in proposal. Report deviations from man hour estimated to PM.
  • Identify any field level scope changes to PM and CM for pricing and client approval


  • Ensuring every team member gets home safely.
  • Ensuring all projects are profitable and meet or exceed proposal margins.
  • Ensures all direct reports complete the duties in their respective job descriptions.
  • Building relationships with client field level supervisors.

Employment Pre-requisites and Requirements

  • D&A Testing and a background check is a mandatory requirement of this position.
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers license.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Additional Information

  • The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All staff may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time.


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