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High-Rise Site Superintendent

North York, ON · Construction/Facilities
Position Summary
Under the direction of the Director of Construction or Senior Site Superintendent, the Site Superintendent will be responsible for managing and co-ordinating the day-to-day operations of all tasks within the Project. Responsibilities include:
Essential Responsibilities
  • Mobilizing and set up all initial site infrastructure before commencement of construction (hoarding, grading, CMP, temp services, SDA, incoming water, etc.)
  • Coordinating with Trades to determine most optimal locations for excavation ramps, hoists, pumps, and cranes.
  • Work with and assign responsibilities to Site Clerk, Asst. Superintendent(s), and Labour Foreman
  • Chair all bi-weekly subtrade meetings
  • Monitor and submit monthly reports to head office on AR labour costs, rental management, etc.
  • Monitor and control project budget items which are under the direct control of the Site Superintendent.
  • Working with the consultants, sub-trades and suppliers to meet contractual obligations
  • Manage field inspections by engineering team, Bulletin 19, City Inspectors, and Occupancy Officials
  • Ensure legal, regulatory and compliance requirements are considered for projects including but not limited to Ministry of Labour, WSIB, OBC, CSA, ULC, and Tarion
  • Ensure progress of work adheres to the construction schedule and quality. Monthly review/updates of project to be provided to management team. 
  • Liaise with the AR Project Manger on matters impacting the progress of the project involving the consultants or trades.
  • Liaise with contracts, safety, HR, and customer service
  • Review architectural drawings, features and finishes, purchaser blacklines, all customer files to ensure all extras &/or upgrades have been installed
  • Review and coordinate all consultant drawings, specifications, and shop drawings for conformity; participate in pre-construction coordination meetings as requested
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable Parts in OBC and ability to converse fluently with Inspection officers and municipalities
  • Responsible for site conditions according to the Occupational Health & Safety Act
  • Prepare and provide any inter-company reports and documentation as requested
  • Provide feedback and attend superintendent meetings with upper management
  • Maintain a logbook of daily site activities and make available to head office on matters involving litigation
  • Discuss any issues with trades or technical concerns with Consultants and/or Construction team
  • In the brief absence of a Site Superintendent, the Site Super will direct AR site staff on job details until such time his return to site to resume full time duties.

The above tasks are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of essential functions for the job described, but rather a general description of some of the responsibilities necessary to carry out the duties of the position.

Qualification and Project Description

Our client is looking for a seasoned site superintendent to join our growing team at their Master planned community in North York. The successful candidate will be overseeing the construction of our 34 Storey Tower and 8 Storey Mid-Rise sitting on top of 3 levels of underground. Candidates will be required to have a proven track of managing Highrise residential construction projects within budget, timelines, adhering to safety protocols while having the ability to identify problems and resolve them in a timely manner.

Successful Candidates should meet the following requirements:
  • 10+ years’ experience in residential Highrise construction, with minimum 5 years’ experience as a site superintendent completing multiple full cycle projects from shoring to occupancy/registration.
  • Have a post-secondary education in engineering, architectural, or construction management
  • Have all necessary training/certifications (Working at heights, First Aid, WHMIS, and Basics of Supervision)
  • Possess excellent oral, written communication, and presentation skills
  • Possess strong leadership skills and the ability to multitask within a fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to work well independently and with others in a team environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and other technical documents.
  • Provide Value Engineering Proposals to Project Management Team
  • Detail orientated individual, who can anticipate constructability issues and create solutions to conform to budgetary and scheduling parameters.
  • Provide mentorship to site staff
  • Proficient with Microsoft project, MS Office, Excel, ProCore
  • Competitive Compensation Package
    • Salary range 180-240K depending on job experience
    • Company Vehicle and Gas Card
    • 4 weeks vacation
  • Entitled to participate in the company benefit health/dental plan.
  • Entitled to participate in the company pension plan after two (2) years of service.


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