Site Superintendent

Job description

Site Superintendent 

Do you enjoy making a difference? Do you enjoy helping other people succeed, and find yourself coaching, managing, mentoring, or teaching others? Would others consider you to be an organized person? Do you search out the common ground? When conflict arises do you look for areas of agreement? Would people say you manage your time well? Are you organized with paperwork? Do you easily admit when you’re wrong?

If you answered yes to these questions, Highstreet has the career path for you! We’re currently looking for a Multi Family Site Superintendent to grow our construction team in Penticton, BC. Scheduled shift work of two weeks on-one week off, reporting to the VP of Construction.

 

Our goal is to own and operate 1,000 Net Zero homes by 2024

We focus on creating a team-based atmosphere where people want to work, not because they have to. Highstreet is a company where employees and culture are highly valued, and where performance is rewarded.
 

WHY HIGHSTREET?

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Biannual Bonuses
  • Investment Matching
  • Learning & Development Opportunities
  • Comprehensive Health Benefits Package
  • Pizza Fridays & BBQ’s

OPPORTUNITY

As Highstreet’s Site Superintendent, you will lead and manage the on-site construction team, and oversee all work on site. The Construction Superintendent will be responsible for orderliness on site and ensure compliance with safety regulations. You will ensure quality standards are met, and all equipment and materials are always available on site. You will liaise with inspection authorities regarding approvals.

Specific duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

Manage construction staff, subtrades, and suppliers by providing guidance and leadership.

Manage and direct field operations in the delivery of projects by adhering to schedules, budgets, safety and risk

Develop and execute project work plans based on schedule and budget

Accountable for overall quality of the project

Accountable for all required inspections and approvals

 

Requirements

IDEAL CANDIDATE

Highstreet is looking for a highly motivated individual who enjoys learning new skills and growing upon current strengths. To ensure success you should complete projects on time and within budget, and never compromise on quality. Top candidates will be strong leaders, pro-active and perform well under pressure.

In addition to identifying with Highstreet’s values and what we believe in by answering yes to the questions above, the candidate should also:

  • Thrive working in a fast-paced environment
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be a team player, be self-motivated, and efficient
  • Be able to read and interpret plans, specs, and regulations
  • Be highly organized and able to prioritize
  • Have good physical conditioning and stamina

Required experience:

  • 5-9 years in site supervision role on multi-family residential or commercial job site
  • In-depth knowledge of building trades, superior communication and motivational skills and an ability to monitor and drive project progress.
  • Knowledge and experience with project management principles
  • Proven history of keeping projects on time and on budget
  • Experience using to Procore construction software is an asset

Travel and accommodation provided for qualified out of town applicants