BST: Oh Crap, I’m a Supervisor

As bstlogo_final_ici_weba supervisor, you can be the cornerstone of your company’s success. Your role is much more than overseeing the work of a construction crew. It involves managing unique people in unique situations. This session will challenge you to become more than simply the boss; it will challenge you to become an authentic leader.

Oh Crap, I’m a Supervisor will help you establish yourself as an effective supervisor by introducing you to leadership principles necessary to your role, and defining qualities and strategies to expedite your success as a leader in construction. This session will also highlight some of the challenges supervisors encounter to ensure you are better equipped on the job site.

By the end of this module, you will understand:

  • What a Supervisor Is… And is Not
  • What a Real Leader Knows
  • Truly Effective Leadership Strategies
  • The Challenges You Will Face


Facilitated by: Chad Keuler, Manager, Special Projects, PCL Constructors Canada Inc.

Chad Keuler is the Manager of Special Projects at PCL Constructors Canada Inc. for Manitoba and Northern Ontario. He brings 15 years of varied industry experience to Winnipeg’s Special Projects Division. Chad joined PCL in 2006, having previously worked in the consulting side of the industry for five years, and has a thorough understanding of manufacturing and coordinating drawings, contract administration, and working with owners and clients through the entire design development process. Chad provides leadership to the special projects department, which specializes in tenant improvement, new builds, metal buildings, and renovation projects under $15 M. He pays great attention to detail, is highly organized, and believes in effective collaboration.

Chad also believes in giving back to his community and is involved in many local community organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, End Homelessness Housing Supply Group, Boys and Girls Club, United Way of Winnipeg, and Red Road Lodge. Chad strives to create a positive and productive work environment and is dedicated to upholding PCL’s vision of providing excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value for its clients.

  • April 18, 2018
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Venue:   Winnipeg Construction Association - Burnell Room

1447 Waverley St., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3T 0P7