Site Superintendent – Low Rise Construction

  • Department: Residential Construction
  • Location: Cobourg, Ontario
  • Status: Full Time

For over 30 years, VANDYK Group of Companies has been a leading real estate development company, specializing in customer design/build projects in the residential, commercial office and retail sectors.

At VANDYK we believe every project is a partnership and not just a transaction. Partnerships are the company’s principal strength and part of our core values; to build long term relationships with client’s realtors, consultants, suppliers and employees alike. These partnerships are based upon trust, commitment, professionalism and integrity.

The Site Superintendent will play a key leadership role and will provide detailed strategic oversight to operations. Reporting to the Project Manager, the Site Superintendent will take ownership of all on-site activities for their assigned development project.

Start Date: Immediately

Site Superintendent Job Responsibilities:

  • The primary driver of all site activity and will be responsible for ensuring that all work
  • is completed according to design, within budget, to project schedule, and at the required standard for quality.
  • Ensure your site is organized and adheres to the requirements defined in the Occupational Health and Safety Program
  • Assemble the job site safety committee and chair the required job site safety meetings
  • Conduct safety orientations and training sessions
  • Maintain open communication with the Project Manager and other members of the management team
  • Provide progress reports on site activities
  • Mitigate site-level issues as they arise and escalate issues to management when necessary
  • Prepare and expedite project deficiency lists
  • Coordinate all municipal inspections
  • Ensure that “as-built” drawings are prepared on a ongoing basis by all trades during the construction period.
  • Maintain an organized job site, including the construction office

Site Superintendent Qualifications:

  • College or university degree in a construction related field.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills, employing effective listening skills
  • Minimum eight years of current Ontario low or mid rise construction experience
  • An eagerness to work collaboratively with the in-office project management team;
  • A proven ability to leverage his/her extensive construction experience to resolve issues, to assist others on-site, and to generally contribute to job completion strategy
  • A deep commitment to site safety and to creating and maintaining a positive site environment
  • Tactful and mature demeanour with well developed interpersonal skills including the ability to work well with diverse personalities.
  • Demonstrated analytic, problem solving and time management skills
  • Experience in effectively handling a wide rate of construction trades, suppliers and new home purchasers
  • Knowledge of the Tarion New Home Warranty Program
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products; Word, Excel, Project, Outlook

If you are interested in this Site Superintendent job opportunity in Cobourg, ON, please send us your resume for immediate consideration.

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