Superintendent – Roofing

Nova Scotia – Dartmouth | Head Office

Position: Superintendent – Roofing

Location: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Lindsay Construction is a company of engineers, contractors, and managers, active in civil, industrial, and building construction throughout the Atlantic Provinces. We have been in business since 1959 and have earned a reputation for performance and quality work. Headquartered in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Lindsay Construction is ISO registered and has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies! For more information, please visit our website at:

Job Overview

We have a need for a Superintendent – Roofing, for projects throughout the province of Nova Scotia. Reporting to the Regional Director or Director of Construction, and collaborating with Project Managers, Project Coordinators, and other team members, the Superintendent is responsible for organizing, coordinating, and monitoring all worksite functions and activities necessary to achieve the fundamental project objectives.


Position Responsibilities
Accountabilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Responsible for the supervision of crew members – ensuring quality and productivity throughout the installation.
  • Single-ply roofing systems, using waterproof sheet materials such as EPDM or TPO (ballasted, fully adhered and mechanically fastened).
  • Plan ahead to foresee problems, arrange work, and procure materials well enough in advance to avoid schedule delays and rush orders.
  • Maintain an accurate and reasonably complete daily log of site activities including photos, using Lindsay Construction’s project management software.
  • Meet regularly with any assigned personnel to ensure proper information flow and adherence to due dates, budgeted hours, and costs.
  • Ensure compliance to all occupational health and safety, and housekeeping items

Job Requirements
The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years’ commercial roofing experience, preferably within a supervisory role
  • Experience working with Carlisle Roofing System considered an asset.
  • Ability to coordinate on-site operations and lead a crew.
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Focused on quality and productivity
  • Familiar with industrial, institutional, and commercial construction.
  • Ability to work cooperatively as part of a team
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Journeyman’s classification in a skilled trade is an asset

How to Apply:

Forward your resume and cover letter, in confidence, to and reference “Roofing Superintendent NS220530CB in the subject line of your email.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.