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

and commercial general contractor since 1972!


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 –
by fax – 519-756-1712

Current Postings

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 ensure 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 ensure 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


  • 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.

Job Description:

We are seeking a self-motivated, detail-oriented Senior Designer/Drafter for an immediate full-time position. The successful candidate will participate in all facets of developing contract drawings, drawing coordination, detail development, and assist in contract administration for a variety of projects using REVIT and AutoCAD, ensuring that design drawings conform to specifications provided and all applicable codes.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • 5-7 years working knowledge of construction processes in necessary (residential and I.C.I).
  • Preferred experience working for a design/build General Contractor as a drafter/designer.
  • Advanced working knowledge of building construction and cost.
  • Working knowledge of projects (Concept, SPA, IFP, IFC) and what is required at each stage.
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic personality with excellent English proficiency.
  • Strong working knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD.
  • Efficient, attention to detail and accuracy a must.
  • Ability to manage time and prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills.
  • Visual aptitude and manual dexterity.
  • Meet deadlines and follow-through.
  • Manage multiple projects at once with minimal to no supervision.
  • Excellent communication is required.
  • Strong knowledge of the 2012 Ontario Building Code (especially Part 3 & 9) and Fire Code.
  • Knowledge in ULC, STC, and CSA Standards in an asset.


  • Development of construction contract documents for projects of varying scope; from conceptual design through to construction documents with minimal supervision.
  • Experience creating drawings for construction (I.C.I and Multi Unit Residential).
  • Develop details with design intent.
  • Prepare presentation renderings and sales packages.
  • Create full sets of working drawings compliant with applicable building codes and bylaws.
  • Space planning.
  • Client correspondence.
  • Analysis of applicable building codes, by-laws and other technical documents and reports a project may be subject to.
  • Document coordination with other disciplines, analyzing potential risks or conflicts and progressing solutions in a timely manner.
  • Contract administration duties including municipal approvals, shop drawing review, responding to RFI’s, site visits, field observations, reporting, etc.
  • Correspond with in-house Development, Pre-Construction and Construction Teams.

Other Requirements:

  • Diploma in Architectural Technology or equivalent.
  • Proficient in REVIT, AutoCAD and Microsoft Office.
  • Knowledge of 2D and 3D rendering/modeling programs (Photoshop, InDesign, AutoCAD, 3DS Max, Sketchup) is highly desirable.
  • Own vehicle a necessity for site visits, permit pick-up/drop off.

Job Description:

  • The Project Coordinator is responsible for directing, organizing and controlling project activities, under the direction of a Project Manager (PM).

Qualification and Abilities:

  • 3-5 Years of experience in supporting Project Managers, with a General Contractor (Industrial, Institutional, Commercial and Residential Construction).
  • Handle confidential information and hold oneself to a very high standard.
  • Solid multi-tasking and relationship building skills.
  • Ability to read and understand construction-related drawings/documents.
  • Strong knowledge of construction processes through all phases – startup through construction and closeout.
  • Proactively identify problems/issues and develop effective solutions.
  • Highly organized, detail oriented & self-motivated with the ability to take initiative and work in a fast-paced environment, handling competing demands.
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Excel, Word, and MS Project.
  • Experience working with subcontractors.
  • Capacity to coordinate multiple tasks through superior time management skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Attend client meetings and assist with determination of project requirements.
  • Working with Project Manager (PM) in the drafting and issuance of project proposals, contracts, RFP’s, tenders, budgets, schedules, PO’s, sub-contracts etc.
  • Attend site meetings to record and then distribute minutes to all project team members and follow-up.
  • Works with PM to understand and track the progress and quality of work being performed by trades and suppliers.
  • Works with PM to use project scheduling and control tools to monitor project plans, work hours, budgets and expenditures.
  • Effectively and accurately communicate relevant project information to the PM.
  • Assist the PM in the review of Contractor quotations to ensure that fair and reasonable pricing is recommended for approval.
  • Track & manage contemplated change notices and change orders.
  • Prepare substantial completion certificates and ensure all required project close out documents are obtained.
  • Keep the PM and others informed about project status and issues that may impact client relations.
  • Maintain good communication with sub-contractors to ensure timely and efficient completion of jobs, proper communication of issues and proper documentation of the entire process at each project.
  • Plan, arrange and monitor all shipping arrangements through to fulfillment.

Job Description:

  • The Project Manager is responsible for overseeing construction projects from start to finish to ensure that the project is completed on time, on budget and the quality meets company standards.

Qualification and Abilities:

  • Minimum 3 years experience as a project manager working for a general contractor.
  • Experience with projects from 1 – 9 million.
  • Ability to read blueprints, structural drawings and plans sets.
  • Capable of operating the following: WinEst estimation software; proficient use of e-mail and internet; Microsoft Word and Excel, Microsoft Project.
  • Team player, good communication skills, job task planning and organizing, skilled analyzer and decision maker and a continuous learner.
  • Thorough knowledge of legal issues, building code and safety standards is essential.
  • Strong knowledge of construction materials, processes and equipment.
  • Knowledge of pre-engineered building construction.
  • Extensive experience managing budgets for large construction projects.
  • Excellent conflict & negotiation skills.
  • Manage multiple tasks and changing priorities.
  • Gold Seal Certification an asset, but not mandatory.
  • LEED Accreditation: Successful completion of Canadian Green Building Canada recognized training an asset, but not mandatory.
  • Valid Driver’s License and own vehicle, as travel to job sites is required.

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee each project from concept to completion, providing leadership and direction to the project team.
  • Provide a high level of customer service to clients to devise solutions that will respond to their situation and needs.
  • Assist our clients in developing complete and competitive building proposals.
  • Work with our drafting and design department to create innovative and creative design ideas.
  • Oversee the beginning of each turn-key project, including details like permit submission and design evaluations.
  • Collaborate with the architect and construction crew to ensure feasibility of each project.
  • Examine an analyze subcontractor quotes, conduct negotiations with subcontractors and suppliers and award purchase orders.
  • Manage multiple projects throughout the construction phase.
  • Create the schedule for each project and track closely to ensure the schedule is being followed and the project is completed on time.
  • Ensure projects stays within budget.
  • Process subcontracts and change orders.
  • Work closely and collaboratively with the Site Supervisor to ensure the project runs smoothly and sub-contractors are on schedule and meeting quality standards

Qualification and Abilities:

  • Report and communicate with the shop coordinator and general manager.
  • Must have a clean driver’s abstract and make safety a priority.
  • Must have at least 5 years’ experience floating and operating equipment.
  • Must have an A or A Restricted (AR) license.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs consistently.
  • Must be willing to work on construction job sites as needed.
  • Adhere to company Health and Safety Policy.
  • Able to understand verbal and written instructions.
  • Able to work independently under little supervision and work well with others.
  • Skills in small engine maintenance and repair are an asset.

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Proficient in operating equipment on a construction site such as a skid steer and telehandler as needed.
  • Floating equipment to various job sites.
  • Properly strap and secure equipment ensuring load is safely secured.
  • Load/offload equipment.
  • Safely operate company vehicles and equipment and adhere to all traffic laws and regulations.
  • Perform pre-trip vehicle inspections.
  • Perform equipment inspections/checklists.
  • Organize routes to optimize time efficiently.
  • Responsible for preventative maintenance to all equipment and assist in keeping equipment clean and in good working condition (cleaning, greasing).
  • Assist with snow plowing in winter months.
  • Shop errands and deliveries.
  • Document trips on company software/app.
  • Notify management regarding any misuse, maltreatment, or safety concerns regarding equipment.

Skilled 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.
  • Experience with painting, framing, drywall an asset.
  • 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: WHMIS
  • Must have a valid drivers license and own transportation for local projects.
  • Eligible for benefits after 3 months
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