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Job: Construction Superintendent

Active since 13-09-2018 Job category Construction - Work preparation...
Location Waterloo Level Manager
Educational level Vocational / Diploma / As... Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 0 Salary -


Our client has built luxurious homes and communities in the heart of uptown Waterloo during the last years, bringing a new level of sophisticated living to the city. Their apartments include a number of standard green features that help to ensure the safety and health of their tenants, as well as reduce energy costs. They proudly purchase many of their materials from local sources and recycle excess building material and waste, in order to reduce impacts on the environment.

To lead part of their dedicated team, we are looking for a

Construction Superintendent

Reporting directly to the Project Manager, this position will provide supervision of all site construction activities, as well as coordinate and supervise subcontractors.


• Material procurement, delivery coordination and inventory control
• Monitoring overall project schedule
• Supervise total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, quality and schedule
• Plan, coordinate and supervise onsite functions and provide day-to-day assistance on scheduling, engineering, purchasing, material control, and cost accounting
• Assist project management in developing and implementing project procedures, working documents, standards, etc.
• Day to day planning and supervision of the work of Subcontractors. This includes analyzing methods of construction, manpower levels, material quantities, equipment, temporary power sources , and work schedules
• Coordinate jobs so that proper tools and equipment are ready for crews when required, maintaining the control of tools and equipment, so that they are returned to the shop, maintained, and used properly

• Construction related diploma or degree, or an equivalent combination of technical training and experience working on site as part of large scale developments
• Experience in High Rise Construction is a must
• Advanced knowledge of various construction disciplines, safety regulations, scheduling, cost control, quality control and engineering drawings
• Minimum five to seven (5-7) years in the construction industry with two to three (2-3) years of supervisory experience.
• Must be able to communicate technical information to employees, customers and outside parties in an accurate and concise manner in both a written and verbal mode

Our client builds communities – not houses. You will gain such a sense of pride and accomplishment when you become part of their team!

Our client is strongly committed to employment equity and supports diversity. If you require accommodation during the application process, please advise in your cover letter.

By applying to this position, you are confirming that you are legally entitled to work in Canada.

We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted for follow-up.


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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Construction - Work preparation / Engineering
Industry / Industries Construction
Region Canada
Keywords Construction, construction manager, superintendent, construction superintendent

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Name Christie Ferguson