Canada & Americas

Canada is a very exciting and fast growing location in which to live and work.  As a professional experienced in either the civil engineering infrastructure, building construction or management consulting sectors there are a range of great jobs and career opportunities available for local Canadians, returning Canadians and international construction professionals willing to relocate to take up exciting long term jobs in Canada.

There is a vibrant rail construction sector, which offers roles for professionals with experience in civil engineering, electrification, signalling and permanent way.  There is a vibrant construction jobs market within the airport and aviation sector as well as for Public Private Partnership P3 and Alternative Financing and Procurement AFP professionals working directly within and advising to the construction industry.  The building construction market is also very busy and is in need of specialist skills.

Many of the current job vacancies available are based in Toronto, the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and across wider Ontario  although there are also other regional hotspots also. 

There are also exciting job opportunities available in the USA, including in New York and other major cities.

Insights and Industry News

Maxim Insights

Canada Construction Projects – Updates and New Developments

Canada is seeing many exciting new construction developments and specifically in Ontario and British Columbia. Here is a roundup of some of the biggest projects in 2021.…

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Exciting Construction Jobs and Projects in Canada

Exciting times are ahead with rail, infrastructure, building and social infrastructure projects in Alberta, Ontario, British Columbia and other Provinces across Canada.…

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Construction Jobs and Work Visas for Hong Kong People to Relocate to Live and Work in Canada and the UK

As construction recruitment consultants, Maxim has been finding construction professionals jobs around the world since around 2005.…

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Canada Transit, Rail, Transportation and Building Construction Jobs in 2021

With 2020 drawing to a close, we can start to look forward to the construction companies in Canada and the construction jobs and projects that are likely to be a big feature of 2021.…

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Everything You Need to Know About Working in Canada

Stable construction growth, excellent career prospects and a great lifestyle – just a few reasons why construction professionals should consider Canada.…

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Industry News

Tolent chief departs as losses pile up

Northeast construction contractor Tolent has parted company with its chief executive after posting record losses.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 26 October, 08:52

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Laing O’Rourke team wins Sydney metro project

A joint venture of John Holland and Laing O’Rourke has won a contract worth AU$45m (£24m) as part of the extension of the Sydney Metro network in Australia.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 26 October, 08:49

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HSE issues wheeled loader alert

The Health & Safety Executive issued a safety notice on the use of wheeled loading shovels after nine people have been run over in the past four years.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 26 October, 08:36

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Builders’ federation produces blueprint to cut down CITB

The National Federation of Builders (NFB) has published proposals to reconstruct the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) and reform the mandatory training levy.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 26 October, 08:27

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Willmott Dixon wins Luton hospital extension

Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has chosen Willmott Dixon to extend and refurbishment Luton & Dunstable University Hospital’s emergency department.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 26 October, 08:09

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