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

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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The Newest Light Rail Project in Canada

The Hurontario LRT project is due to start soon, increasing demand for rail systems engineers, civil engineers, and QS.…

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Industry News

JCB unveils compact tailswing sister to 220X

JCB has released details of a new compact tailswing version of its 220X crawler excavator.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 21 September, 02:39

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Nixon Hire gets private equity injection

Pricoa Private Capital, the private capital business of Prudential Financial, has bought a minority stake in Nixon Hire.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 21 September, 11:37

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Pimlico Plumbers founder cashes in with KKR takeover

US home service company Neighborly has bought London-based Pimlico Plumbers for a price reported to be in the region of £130m.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 21 September, 11:03

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Kier tries HVO, signs charter

Latest company to try using hydrotreated vegetable oil instead of diesel oil to power its construction machinery is Kier.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 21 September, 08:46

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Billington looks to mitigate rising steel prices

Structural steel specialist Billington Holdings reports post-Covid recovery in the year to date but margins under pressure from the rising cost of raw materials.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 21 September, 08:18

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