Senior Site Superintendent

  • Concord, ON
  • 5 Hours Ago Full-time


Buttcon Limited is looking for a Senior Site Superintendent who will demonstrate leadership skills on the job site to ensure the project is delivered on time and within budget. The Senior Site Superintendent is responsible for the leading all daily field activities on construction site. Under this role, the individual will provide a senior level presence on the job site, mentor field staff, resolve issues that arise, and review site labour requirements.


  • Plan, schedule, organize, direct, and control construction projects from start to finish according to schedule, specifications, and budget.
  • Supervise and direct day-to-day field activities and manage the construction site.
  • Be responsible for on site safety programs, WSIB poster, M.O.L. office phone number, and location of nearest hospital.
  • Ensure site office is equipped with proper first aid and eye wash station.
  • Set-up and maintain the site to promote clean, tidy, and a professional image of the company.
  • Mobilize the site, hoarding/ fencing, set-up trailers, washrooms, safety facilities, telephone, hydro, water, and stake out underground services.
  • Maintain site security at all times.
  • Arrange for Ontario Land Surveyor to lay out the building and site.
  • Ensure construction satisfies all permit requirements.
  • Advise the project team of any site conditions not previously identified.
  • Arrange Municipal Inspectors for required inspections.
  • Help prepare and maintain the project schedule.
  • Review and coordinate delivery dates of critical materials.
  • After the awarding of each subtrade, contact the site representative to plan and schedule the work.
  • Review and be knowledgeable with all contract documents.
  • Organize pre-construction meetings with each trade to ensure they have all contract documents and are familiar with all the requirements.
  • Direct foreman and tradesman in daily site activities.
  • Ensure all trades complete their scope of work to an acceptable standard.
  • Manage the Union issues on site and resolve disputers with subtrades.
  • Conduct safety and coordination meetings, and prepare and distribute the meeting minutes.
  • Manage and maintain project costs within budget.
  • Prepare and submit job reports.
  • Prepare and file written records of all verbal communication and site occurrences.
  • Prepare accident reports and submit them to head office immediately upon occurrence.
  • Issue a periodic Performance Review to head office regarding the subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Be knowledgeable of all equipment and materials.
  • Establish quantities, order materials, and reconcile with estimates.
  • Completion of reports for concrete ordering and pouring.
  • Manage and implement Change Orders.
  • Conduct an initial review and provide feedback on shop drawings.
  • Provide feedback on site issues to improve efficiency on future projects.
  • Arrange for inspections and testing of various building elements.
  • Manage site filing.
  • Issuing fieldwork orders for work carried out for subtrades.
  • Manage the clean up of the site and ensure that costs are allocated to the responsible parties, staying within our budget.
  • Responsible for site and community public relations.
  • Responsible for all temporary protection during the construction process, satisfying occupancy requirements, correction of all deficiencies, and updating all as built-drawing on site on a regular basis.
  • Cooperate with other sites to share resources to benefit the company‚Äôs interest.

Skills And Attributes

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to diagnose, analyze, and develop solutions to complex issues.
  • Analytical and strong problem-solving ability
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and high attention to detail
  • Effective team leader.
  • The proven ability to effectively manage and inspire staff.

Qualification Requirements

  • The successful candidate will an Engineering degree (Civil/Construction/Architectural) or technical college diploma in Construction Management or equivalent combination of technical training and/or related experience
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in the ICI construction industry.
  • Able to manage site operations on complex projects that exceed $40 million.
  • Experience in modular construction, prefabrication construction, or green construction is an asset.
  • In-depth understanding, knowledge, and implementation of the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act as it relates to each project you are responsible for.
  • Strong understanding and adherence to safety standards
  • Gold Seal Certified an asset
  • LEED Accredited an asset
  • Computer literate, including proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Microsoft Project
  • Knowledge of Suretrak, Primavera P3 or P6, Procore, BIM Software, or E-Builder Project Management Software is an asset

Working Condition and Environment

  • Primary work location on Project Sites
  • Project related travel anticipated
  • Exposure to construction work site environment in all seasons
Additional Documents Required
  • Provide a list of past projects completed with the project value and a brief description regarding the scope of work.