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

I’m a Construction Recruitment Consultant | What Do I Do All Day?

I have added value to my employer clients and their business activities for over 20 years. Just recently I remembered that quite a few years ago now, a meme went around about what recruitment consultants “do” and I managed to re-find it.…

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The Excitement Is Building In Dubai (Once Again!)

Take a look at the insatiable appetite for development which Dubai and the rest of the UAE appears to have, once again, in spades! (excuse the pun). Also, some exciting new construction jobs in the Middle East which the Maxim Recruitment Team is currently working hard to fill.…

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Five great things about living and working in Canada

As a specialist construction Recruitment Consultant for the UK & Canada, I talk to many prospective candidates who are contemplating relocating to Canada – but what is it that is attracting them?  …

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Keeping Fit with a Desk Job | 10 Easy Tips

Even small changes to your daily routine can make a big difference. By incorporating these tips into your daily routine, you can stay fit, boost your energy levels and your confidence in the workplace!…

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Addressing the Underrepresentation of Women in the Construction Industry

As a recruiter in the construction industry, I have made significantly fewer female placements than male placements, and I often question why that is. …

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Industry News

Devon approves £24m spine road

Devon County Council has approved a £24m highways scheme in Plymouth.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 12 April, 07:10

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ONS: February output down 1.9%

After a return to growth in January, construction output in Great Britain fell back again in February, according to latest estimates.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 12 April, 06:47

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Morgan Sindall to build MKUH ward block

Milton Keynes University Hospital has appointed Morgan Sindall Construction for a £19.1m ward expansion project.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 12 April, 06:34

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Cambridge Discovery Campus plans approved

Property consultant Bidwells has won planning consent on behalf of Bridgemere and Foundation Capital Ventures for another science park in south Cambridge.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 12 April, 06:29

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Network Rail names four for NW&C framework

Skanska, Kier, Octavius and Story share in £490m railways framework.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 12 April, 06:27

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