Lanca Contracting Limited is an established non-union industrail, institutional,

and commercial general contractor since 1792!

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

If you are looking for employment with a company that continues to grow and lead in the industry then explore the opportunities that currently exist with us. Our employee benefit programs cover life insurance for employees and dependents, health care, vision care and dental care to help our employees in times of need.

Send resume to:

Lanca Contracting Limited
5-35 Bury Court
Brantford ON N3S 0A9
by email – info@lanca.com
by fax – 519-756-1712

Current Postings

Experience:

  • 4 – 6 Years Required

Qualification and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of commercial construction and re-modeling trades, practices, procedures, techniques, tools and equipment, materials, specifications, quality control, cost control, and safety.
  • The ability to work with power and hand tools is an asset.
  • Proficient at trim work, hanging doors, drill and set hardware, set windows, layout for stairs.
  • Able to read blueprints is mandatory.
  • Mathematical skills and analytical skills necessary to do material estimates.
  • Able to understand verbal and written instructions.
  • Able to envision all steps in assigned tasks.
  • Valid Driver’s License and own transportation.
  • Physically fit and have good manual dexterity, hand eye coordination and balance. Capable of working at heights and/or adverse conditions.
  • Job requires ability to perform tasks on all areas and aspects of construction project.
  • Job requires ability to work with tools, lumber and materials. Ability to lift and manipulate objects of up to 80 lbs for 50 feet is required.
  • Commitment to continual learning, team work and providing excellent customer service.
  • Safety Training Required – Working at Heights, Aerial Lift, Propane for Construction, WHMIS, First Aid. Must provide proof of training.

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and sketches.
  • Layout walls, openings, wall framing, blocking, concrete forming, place small concrete slabs/footings etc.
  • Install structures and fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, and trim, or hardware, using carpenter’s hand and power tools.
  • Set hollow metal door frames and install hollow metal and wood doors complete with all hardware.
  • Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Ability to operate a backhoe and skid steer efficiently is an asset.
  • Other miscellaneous carpentry work.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all on-site construction activities on a daily basis.
  • Manage multiple projects throughout the construction phase.
  • Conduct on site meetings with trades and project manager to ensure project plans & schedule are followed.
  • Conduct safety meetings on site and enforce safety policies, and all ministry guidelines in order to maintain a safe working environment for all workers on your job site.
  • Represent the company in job meetings with owners, consultants, subcontractors and Inspectors.
  • Communicate with Lanca Contracting Limited office and project manager regarding jobsite requirements to maintain productivity and quality
  • Oversee all field operations and total construction effort to insure project is constructed in a safe manner and in accordance with design, budget and schedule.
  • Review, understand and apply project drawings and specifications to ensure projects are constructed as designed.
  • Experienced at leading projects from foundation work through tenant improvements.
  • Motivate all team players for project to co-ordinate deliveries, subcontractors and employees in order to maximize project production.
  • Able to maintain a strong relationship with clients and sub trades.
  • Committed to putting safety first.
  • Able to identify contracting risks and steps to mitigate.
  • Work with Project Manager to develop original critical path schedule and updates.
  • Coordinates plans and specifications with Designer to clarify discrepancies.
  • Has thorough understanding of Building Codes and permitting process.
  • Able to manage to the budget and identify more cost effective ways of doing work.
  • Assists in coordination of contractors or supervision of crafts within a discipline.
  • Observes and interfaces with contractors or trades to monitor work performance, progress, and productivity of crafts.
  • Provides liaison between Superintendent and contractors or crafts to insure construction complies with drawings and specifications.

Experience, Training, & Skills Requirements:

  • 5 year minimum experience as a site superintendent on I.C.I. projects worth $1 to 5 million.
  • Ability to communicate with office clients and architects.
  • Strong leadership/managerial qualities required.
  • Experience in concrete, framing and finish carpentry.
  • Experience in pre-engineered steel building construction, conventional steel construction, wood framed construction.
  • Knowledgeable in building codes, building bylaws, specifications etc.

Other Requirements:

  • Must  possess a valid driver’s license
  • Current First Aid/CPR, WHMIS, Fall arrest/Scissor Lift, Propane, Basics of Supervision
  • Team player
  • Minimum Grade 12 high school diploma
  • Gold Seal Certified – an asset but not required

General Labourer Job Duties:

  • Cleaning and preparing of job sites
  • Loading and delivering materials and using a variety of power tools and machines, such as blowtorches, laser levels, lifts, power drills, grinders, saws, pressure washers, Backhoe and Bobcat loader.
  • Assisting Site Super to set up and take down ladders, scaffolding, hoarding and other temporary structures.
  • Misc duties such as clean up on job site, transport shop tools and equipment, install hm/wood doors & frames, door hardware, wall framing, blocking, concrete forming.
  • Required to work outside in all kinds of weather or in buildings without heating or air conditioning

General Requirements:

  • Adhere to company Health and Safety Policy
  • Must have good physical strength, hand-eye coordination and endurance.
  • Able to understand verbal and written instructions
  • Able to work independently under little supervision and work well with others
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints an asset
  • The ability to understand and communicate information is essential.
  • Capable of working at heights and/or adverse conditions
  • Job requires ability to perform tasks on all areas and aspects of construction project in a safe and productive manner under little supervision.
  • Job requires ability to work with tools, lumber and materials. Ability to lift and manipulate objects of up to 80 lbs for 50 feet is required
  • Commitment to continual learning, team work and providing excellent customer service
  • Certificates required: Fall arrest, scissor lift, propane, WHMIS, First Aid & CPR
  • Must have a valid drivers license and own transportation for local projects.
  • Eligible for benefits after 3 months

Builds, erects and aligns concrete forming structures and platforms for various purposes. Responsible for leading a team that does foundations, footings, platforms, boxes, etc.

 Concrete Forming Lead Hand Job Duties:

  • Gives direction to crew on responsibilities and expectations.
  • Lead and demonstrates safe work conditions and safe working practices.
  • Builds, erects and aligns forms for various concrete structures and foundations.
  • Estimates concrete quantities.
  • Build and set footings.
  • Erect and dismantle aluminum concrete forming systems.
  • Construct and erect columns.
  • Fine finishes concrete by floating, troweling, edging and brushing in accordance with specifications.
  • Performs duties of cutting and placing reinforcing, tie rebar, preparing, pouring and leveling of finishing concrete.
  • Utilizes hand tools and power tools.
  • Operate equipment (boom truck/bobcat, backhoe, zoom boom).
  • Assist in layout and setting anchor bolts.
  • Site preparation and clean up.
  • Work with a variety of hand & power tools and equipment used in concrete construction.

General Requirements:

  • Must be able to interpret blueprints and shop drawings (mandatory).
  • Excellent leadership qualities and communication skills.
  • Experience in commercial, industrial and institutional construction.
  • Able to understand verbal and written instructions.
  • Job requires ability to work with tools, lumber and materials. Ability to lift and manipulate objects of up to 80 lbs for 50 feet is required.
  • Commitment to continual learning, team work and providing excellent customer service.
  • Excellent attendance and attitude.
  • Safety Training Required – Valid Boom Truck Operator Certificate, First Aid/CPR, WHMIS, Working at Heights, Aerial Lift & Propane Handling for Construction. All must be current. Must provide proof of training.
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean drivers abstract.
  • At least 5 years experience with formwork. Must be hard working, punctual, and a dedicated team player.

Skilled Labourer Job Duties:

  • Assist the crew in laying out walls, openings, wall framing, blocking, concrete forming, place small concrete slabs/footings etc.
  • Form work, rebar installation, concrete pouring & finishing, as well as general carpenter duties.
  • Build and set footings.
  • Build, erect and dismantle aluminum concrete forming systems.
  • Fine finishes concrete by floating, trowelling, edging and brushing in accordance with specifications.
  • Utilizes hand tools and power tools.
  • Experience in commercial, industrial and institutional settings.
  • Operate equipment (boom truck/bobcat, backhoe).
  • Site preparation and clean up.
  • Work with a variety of hand tool, power tools and equipment used in concrete construction.
  • Other miscellaneous tasks as required.

General Requirements:

  • Knowledge of commercial, industrial and institutional construction an asset.
  • Able to understand verbal and written instructions.
  • Job requires ability to work with tools, lumber and materials. Ability to lift and manipulate objects of up to 80 lbs for 50 feet is required.
  • Excellent attendance and attitude.
  • Safety Training Required – Valid Boom Truck Operator Certificate, WHMIS. All must be current. Must provide proof of training.
  • Valid driver’s license with own transportation.
  • Must be hard working, punctual and a dedicated team player.

Concrete Forming Carpenter Job Duties:

  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and sketches.
  • Layout walls, openings, wall framing, blocking, concrete forming, place small concrete slabs/footings etc.
  • Form work, rebar installation, concrete pouring & finishing, as well as general carpenter duties.
  • Build and set footings.
  • Build, erect and dismantle aluminum concrete forming systems (foundation walls).
  • Construct and erect columns.
  • Install structures and fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, and trim, or hardware, using carpenters hand and power tools.
  • Fine finishes concrete by floating, trowelling, edging and brushing in accordance with specifications.
  • Site preparation and clean up.
  • Set hollow metal door frames and install hollow metal and wood doors, complete with hardware.
  • Follow established safety rules and maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Other miscellaneous tasks as required.

General Requirements:

  • Ability to operate a backhoe, zoom boom and skid steer.
  • Ability to work with hand and power tools is mandatory.
  • Knowledge of commercial, industrial and institutional construction an asset.
  • Able to understand verbal and written instructions.
  • Job requires ability to work with tools, lumber and materials. Ability to lift and manipulate objects of up to 80 lbs for 50 feet is required.
  • Excellent attendance and attitude.
  • Safety Training Required – Valid Boom Truck Operator Certificate, WHMIS. All must be current. Must provide proof of training.
  • Valid driver’s license with own transportation.
  • Must be hard working, punctual and a dedicated team player.
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