Meet Our Talent Acquisition Team

Introducing our talent acquisition strategists...

They know where and how to look for experienced candidates and secure great fits between them and our teams. Do you share our values of excellence, innovation, adaptability, authenticity, and love? Are you interested in rethinking construction with us from coast to coast? Our recruiters look forward to meeting you and learning how.

Sector Lead – Talent Quebec City & St-Georges/ Saint-Georges & Quebec City

Work experience

Jade holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – Human Resources, and is a member of the Ordre des Conseillers en Ressources Humaines Agréés (CRHA). She has always had a keen interest in human connections and enjoys meeting talented and determined people, who are ready to use their knowledge and skills to master challenges. Her broad knowledge of human resources allows her to recruit the best candidates according to the specific needs of each department.

“Life begins where your comfort zone ends.”

Jade is passionate about learning and excelling in her work. She is recognized for her dynamism, conscientiousness and attention to detail. Her enthusiasm and positive attitude mean that she finds the good in every situation she faces.

Fun side

Working in restaurants for almost 10 years while she was a student led Jade to become foodie. She loves to cook, discover new flavours and enjoy new taste experiences. And to burn all those calories, she trains religiously through cardio boxing, running and CrossFit.

Talent Advisor / Montreal

Work experience

Mathieu is passionate about talent acquisition and scouting the market for the best candidates. He is highly specialized in recruiting young recruits, especially trainees and new graduates from colleges and universities. He is renowned for his friendly style, and his thorough and prompt follow-ups with candidates. Mathieu bases his practice on an outstanding work ethic and his commitment to the highest standards of integrity and confidentiality.

“When you wake up in the morning, you have two choices: either you go back to sleep and keep dreaming or you get up and make your dreams happen.”

Before joining Pomerleau’s ranks, Mathieu led an IT firm’s internship program while recruiting permanent employees.

Fun side

Mathieu loves golf and is a huge video game fan. You will surely enjoy every chance you get to chat with him—on the golf course or through his Web avatar!

Talent advisor/ Montreal

Work experience

With a Master’s degree in Employment Law and Human Resources, Vincent values human relations and has made it his life calling. With over 6 years of experience in human resources, including 4 years as the head of several consultants at a major international recruiting firm, he’s familiar with the industry tricks that help to spot the best talents on the market. Vincent is not only a great communicator, he also knows how to build the foundations for an honest relationship from the very start by always making himself available and learning to listen to candidates to ensure that their inquiries are met with efficient and effective answers.

“Innovation is a situation we choose because we have a burning passion for something.” Steve Jobs

Vincent is renowned for his abilities to listen and at finding solutions but above all, Vincent is celebrated for his constant desire to innovate and improve what we have by implementing new tools and processes.

Fun side

Passionate about the culinary world from a very young age, Vincent enjoys experimenting new restaurants and flavors wherever his travels take him. He welcomes those new discoveries to his home to where he replicates them in his kitchen.  If you are ever looking for inspiration for dinner or would simply like to try a new restaurant, he’s the one to ask! When he’s not taste-testing something new, you will likely find Vincent behind the wheel as cars are another passion of his!

Talent Advisor/ Calgary

Work experience

Charlotte is passionate about both recruitment and the construction industry, which has led her to spend the last five years doing what she loves – searching for talented management professionals in the field of construction. She has over 10 years of experience in professional sales and service and prides herself on her relationship-focused philosophy of recruitment, her transparent communication methods and her high standards of integrity. This is reflected in her ability to provide a personable and consistent service to those seeking her assistance.

“Choose a job you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.”

Previously, Charlotte worked as an account manager for a large recruitment agency, finding top talent for general contractors and developers within the commercial, residential and civil construction industries.

Fun side

Charlotte moved to Canada from England in 2011 and after being introduced to the Canadian Rockies found a love for the great outdoors.
Since moving to Canada, she has tried many new sports including mountain biking, snowboarding, rock climbing and wake boarding.

Team leader Talent acquisition/ Montreal / Ottawa

Work experience

Lisa is a highly motivated, social, enthusiastic and passionate individual with extensive experience in talent acquisition and client relations management. Well versed in the strategic planning and execution of recruiting efforts. Lisa’s strong active listening and communication skills allow her to fully assess client and candidate needs, enabling her to find appropriate solutions while delivering results. Her effortless relationship management skills enable her to gain the trust of both clients and candidates right from the start. Her keen eye for spotting talent has resulted in countless successful recruitment efforts.

“Life is a journey not a destination!”

Prior to joining Pomerleau, Lisa worked for a multinational recruitment agency as Business Developer & Senior Account Manager in a multitude of industries such as finance, marketing and advertising.

Fun side

An athletic person by nature, Lisa danced competitively at the international level while also being an outdooradventurer. She travelled around the globe for 13 months and has trekked to the top of Kilimanjaro. Some of her other treks include the West Coast Trail, the Appalachian Trail, Machu Picchu’s Inca Trail and last but not least, the Tour du Mont Blanc.

Talent Director/ Montreal

Work experience

Thierry Lefaivre is passionate about recruiting. As Director of Talent Acquisition and Strategy, he is involved in recruitment mandates for professional and technical positions in the field of civil and infrastructure and buildings for all of Pomerleau’s offices across Canada.

"It is attitude, not aptitude, which will allow you to gain altitude."

In his role, Thierry implements consistency and excellence in the corporate representation and integration processes at a national level. He develops new and innovative attraction and
recruitment strategies in order to acquire the best talent in the industry.

Thierry is known for his professional yet personal approach, for the quality of his work as well as for his rigour and perseverance.

Thierry Lefaivre has a certificate in Human Resources Management from Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), is a certified RPR (Registered Professional Recruiter), and is a member of the Association of Professional Recruiters of Canada.

Fun side

One of Thierry’s passions is French and American cinema from the 70s to now. Try to challenge his knowledge!