Old Oak Properties

Senior Construction Superintendent

Title: Senior Construction Superintendent

Reports to: Director, Development and Construction

Department: Development and Construction

Work Location: Jobsite (various locations)

Role Summary and Purpose:

To perform on-site management of all construction related activities in accordance with all applicable project documentation, codes, regulations and policies.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Act as the Owner’s representative on site.
  • Take every reasonable precaution to maintain the safety and security of all workers, materials, equipment and property.
  • Always demonstrate safety leadership by establishing and maintaining a safe working environment and diligent safety culture on site.
  • Direct and supervise labour staff on site.
  • Direct and supervise subcontractors, consultants and vendors on site.
  • Schedule subcontractors, consultants and vendors in a critical path to ensure the timely completion of the project per the construction schedule.
  • Ensure subcontractors, consultants and vendors fulfill their contractual obligations.
  • Perform daily inspections of all work and ensure quality control.
  • Facilitate the exchange of information between the owner, subcontractors, consultants, vendors and bodies of authority in a professional, concise and timely fashion.
  • Coordinate inspections with local jurisdictions.
  • Maintain daily logs of site activities.

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Preside over site meetings as required.
  • Participate in Joint Health and Safety Meetings as required.
  • Respond to, and document incidents on site including but not limited to injuries, property damage, theft or harassment.
  • Assist in building and maintaining budgets, schedules and other project documents as required.
  • Identify and bring cost savings opportunities, scope gaps and procedural improvements forward to the Project Manager.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in Construction Technology, Construction Management or Architectural Technology an asset but not mandatory.
  • 10+ years experience in the construction industry in a supervisory role.
  • Professional and ethical leadership and interpersonal skills, ability to resolve conflicts, excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to use a computer and basic Microsoft Office programs such as Outlook.
  • Proficient in construction terminology and blueprint reading.
  • Must possess a G Drivers license and clean driving record.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions, navigate uneven ground, climb stairs, perform minor physical duties, see and hear well in changing conditions.

Note: The physical demands described here represent typical working conditions on a construction site. Old Oak will make reasonable accommodations for those individuals with disabilities. However, the demands of the role may render some individuals unsuitable as it would pose a risk to their safety and the safety of others.

Working Hours:

Senior Construction Superintendents are expected to be on-site full-time Monday-Friday during hours of activity on site. Hours may vary.

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