Construction Site Supervisors

LER is working with several clients looking for a Site Supervisors on a permanent full time basis.

If you possess the skills listed below please submit a word copy of your resume to dbrand@leadingedgerecruitment.ca. Please not that to qualify for this position you must have extensive ICI experience.

Position Summary

The Site Superintendent position can be very diverse. Depending on the project’s size, scope, and challenges, he/she may be responsible for site work, foundations, structure, shell, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, interior rough-in, finishes, furniture, fixtures and equipment. The Superintendent’s role is one of leader, coach, negotiator, and mediator. The leadership and initiative displayed by this individual is critical to the project’s success.

Primary Functions, Responsibilities and Duties:

General

  • Oversee, manage and document all day to day job site activities
  • Direct all field personnel according to the projects plans, specifications and generally accepted construction principles
  • Communicate issues, events, performance and progress daily to the Project Manager
  • Report any problems promptly to the Project Manager and help to facilitate the most cost effective, schedule neutral solution
  • Establish good working relationships with the clients, consultants, trades, municipal officials and our clients team members
  • Request advice and assistance from the Project Manager on matters pertaining to materials, phasing, drawing coordination, schedule, costs, personnel, etc.
  • Perform additional assignments as directed by superiors or as required for successful completion of the project

Safety

  • Ensure that all sub-contractors participate in a pre-construction safety meeting and that they have all necessary training, certification and documentation.
  • Review the project daily to ensure that all activities are being performed in accordance with all governing health and safety requirements

Inspections

  • Ensure that all inspections occur as per the schedule so as not to impact the progress of subsequent work.
  • Ensure that all inspections are approved, documented, and communicated to the project team

Site Management

  • Manage the site including layout, utilization, storage and staging plans
  • Mobilize the field office and maintain the job site to our clients standards
  • Organize the documentation of the job site for easy access and review
  • Manage the sub-contractor’s performance, manpower levels and productivity
  • Manage our clients on site labour
  • Monitor labour time spent and materials used on scope of work changes
  • Work with the Project Manager to identify and resolve issues and revisions
  • Document and report site activities and progress daily

Administration

  • Complete and implement the construction office checklist including the emergency contact phone list
  • Completes daily reports and maintains logs of key activities, files and shop drawings
  • Prepare detailed daily time sheets
  • Manage the quantity, quality and condition of all equipment and material delivered to the site
  • Maintain the required reporting as outlined in our clients Corporate Health and Safety Policy
  • Adhere to job site specific health and safety policy
  • Ensure that as-built working drawings are maintained as well as the current drawing log and revisions log. Communicate these to all sub-contractors

Close-out

  • Ensure all final inspections and sign-offs take place
  • Confirm closing of permits and issuance of certificates and licenses
  • Manage the sub-contractor close out, transfer of utilities, the deficiency list and owner training and hand-off
  • Confirm the commissioning of all project equipment and systems
  • In conjunction with the Project manager, prepare the deficiency list and track completion of items

Secondary Functions:

  • Assist in other projects as required periodically
  • Any reasonable requests by management are valid job assignments