Site Superintendent

at Cormode & Dickson
Location Edmonton, Canada
Date Posted September 23, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Permanent


An exciting role for an experienced Site Superintendent to work with a well-established construction company
Challenge yourself and accelerate your career with an organization that wants to see you succeed!
Receive competitive compensation of $100k+, based on skills and qualifications
About Cormode & Dickson

Cormode & Dickson is a family-owned commercial construction business operating in Alberta and British Columbia since 1962. Our organization has gone from strength to strength as we've worked on projects all over Alberta and British Columbia, gained a wealth of experience and forged our reputation in the construction community. As a leading building contractor, it's our mission to create lasting relationships with our customers by exceeding expectations and delivering quality without compromise. Our passionate and hardworking team keeps leveraging a partnering approach combined with expertise in design, site layout, architecture and management to deliver prefabricated steel and custom buildings successfully.

At Cormode & Dickson, we know that we owe our growth to our diverse in-house team, who works diligently to ensure customer satisfaction. We support this team by creating a company culture that feels like family and where everyone's opinion is heard and valued. If this feels like an environment that you could build a career within then we want to hear from you!

About the Opportunity

Cormode & Dickson is currently looking for an experienced Site Superintendent to join our team in Edmonton, AB, or Okanagan, BC on a full-time basis.

Reporting to the Project Manager, you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations at our project sites. This includes managing field project plans and schedules, quality control, safety, and the delegation of work to field staff, contractors, and tradespeople, while ensuring that projects are completed on time and within budget.

While no two days will ever be the same in this pivotal role, your more typical responsibilities will include:

Ensuring that projects are built according to approved plans, specifications and coordinating with reviewed shop drawings
Maintaining effective and efficient supervision of labor and materials
Ensuring that site safety measures meets provincial legislation and regulations
Ensuring milestone and completion dates are met
Utilizing a 3-week look ahead schedule to communicate effectively to all field staff and tradespeople and reporting back to the Project Manager on any issues
Coordinating with the Project Manager on review, maintenance, and updating of the overall construction schedule
Overseeing the care and maintenance of company vehicles and equipment on the project site
Providing feedback to the Project Manager regarding sub-trade/supplier invoices for work completed, reporting any discrepancies
Managing hourly employees as required, ensuring that projects are completed on time and within budget
Reviewing deliveries before signing packing slips and reporting discrepancies immediately to the Project Manager
Communicating changes on-site immediately so that the Project Manager may issue Change Orders as required
Maintaining a daily report, and submitting the report at the end of each day to the Project Manager
Assisting with construction as required, operating with the team to ensure the work is completed on time and on budget
More About You

In order to qualify for this role, you'll need 5-10 years of relevant experience, a valid Class 5 driver's license and reliable transportation, along with an intermediate understanding and experience with ground-up construction. Licensed Carpenters are preferred, but not required. We may consider a differing mix of skills, experience, and education.

As our ideal candidate, you'll join us with excellent communication, attention to detail, and organization skills. Your strong interpersonal skills will combine with your technical knowledge and experience to ensure your success as you drive our projects forward while always taking care to ensure a high-quality result. Utilizing your aptitude for stakeholder management and your disciplined, task-oriented mindset, you'll work diligently towards competing deadlines. Your dedication towards the work you do and your determination to make things better will foster a positive working environment for the greater team.

Above all, you'll be a self-motivated, tech-savvy individual who's keen to utilize their passion for construction while contributing to your team's success.

About the Benefits

In return for your hard work and dedication, you will receive highly competitive compensation of $100k+, based on skills and experience, along with the following excellent package:

Health and dental benefits
Vacation pay as per labor standards
Huge opportunities for career progression

Upon joining Cormode & Dickson, you'll be welcomed into a casual but professional environment where open communication is valued at all levels.

This is a challenging and dynamic role within a team that prides itself on delivering fantastic results. If you believe you have what it takes, Apply Now!

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