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

UK Construction Jobs and outlook for 2023

While the vacancies I am working on change daily, I thought it might be of interest to present some key job roles that I am currently working on and explain why they are so exciting to me and to the candidates that I will be recruiting into these roles.…

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Setting the Scene for the 2022 CCPPP Conference in Toronto

We attended this conference pre-Covid and we now want to extend our involvement with this innovative conference in Toronto.…

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Take a Job in Canada’s Exciting Aviation Construction industry sector

The GTAA have had a number of job vacancies recently related to the aviation construction sector, that have included baggage handling, electrical systems managers, to capital planning specialists.…

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A day in the life of a Recruitment Consultant

My role as a Recruitment Consultant with Maxim is varied and challenging and no day is ever the same. The objective of my role is to help construction industry jobseekers find new, exciting construction jobs with our market leading employer clients in the UK and Canada.…

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Industry News

Gregory gets approval for Barnsley sheds

Industrial developer Gregory Properties has secured reserved matters planning approval to build 124,700 sq ft of industrial and logistics space at Rockingham near Barnsley.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 27 January, 07:02

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Merit claims record for biotech plant completion speed

The UK’s first CAR-T cell manufacturing facility has been completed in Stevenage just 17 months after conception.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 27 January, 06:51

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Laing O’Rourke adopts battery-powered generators

Laing O’Rourke has been using Chinese ‘smart batteries’ to power cranes London’s Olympia Redevelopment for the past six weeks.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 27 January, 06:26

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Arcadis to oversee development of Dutch hydrogen network

Arcadis is working on plans for the rollout of a high-pressure hydrogen network in the Netherlands on behalf of Gasunie subsidiary Hynetwork Services.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 26 January, 04:05

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Most Indian contractors pay below the minimum wage

A majority of contractors active in major Indian cities are paying labourers below the minimum wage set by the government.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 26 January, 03:03

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