Senior Superintendent (High-Rise Construction)

Magil Construction Pacific Inc. - Burnaby, BC (30+ days ago)

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The successful candidate reports to the Vice President, Construction and, working collaboratively with the Project Manager, leads a team of onsite construction professionals and subcontractors.


  • To implement Magil’s Health and Safety Policy and Program to create a safe work environment throughout the jobsite and adheres to the safety and record keeping requirements. Holds employees and subcontractors accountable for safety performance.
  • Develops and maintains a project plan and construction schedule, in conjunction with the project team, to manage employee and subcontractor activities.
  • Ensures that the project plan and schedule are executed within budget and that the work is completed in compliance with the design requirements.
  • Responsible to review subcontractor’s scopes of work and schedules.
  • Responsible to chair and minute weekly subcontractor meetings and distribute the minutes to the project team.
  • Responsible to develop and maintain two week look ahead schedules and distribute to the project team.
  • Completes thorough daily reports that accurately tracks site progress, events, inspections and other relevant information and submits to the office daily.
  • Ensures an adequate number of photographs showing progress and issues of concern are taken weekly and submitted to office.
  • Reviews total job cost reports including labour costs with the Project Manager monthly.
  • Coordinates all field engineering and inspections.
  • Responsible for monitoring and effective management of all rental equipment.
  • Ensures that all materials are supplied and work is completed in compliance with the projects quality control program.
  • Responsible for ensuring subcontractor commissioning of equipment and systems is completed as per specifications.
  • Responsible for monitoring performance and discipline of direct hires.
  • Ensures weekly timesheets for direct hires are submitted weekly to office.
  • Ensures all deficiencies are corrected in a timely matter.
  • Advises senior management of potential problems at early stages and assists in their resolution.
  • Performs additional duties assigned by senior management as required for successful project completion.


  • Concrete High-Rise experience is mandatory for this position.
  • Min 2-year construction degree/diploma and a minimum of 10 years progressive ICI construction experience, or equivalent technical training and experience.
  • Proven ability to supervise projects with construction budgets up to 80 million dollars.
  • Multi-family residential experience would be an asset.
  • In-depth knowledge of the construction industry operations, specifications, building materials, methods and procedures.
  • Proven ability to understand scopes of work and ensure alignment to budget and schedule.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and MS Project.
  • Working knowledge of : ”Procore” project management software would be an asset.
  • Gold Seal/ Red Seal (Carpenter) Certification would be an asset.
  • LEED® accreditation would be an asset

You will have the ability to work with a team of individuals who are passionate about what they do, and to receive encouragement and support for your individual career goals. There is a comprehensive employment package associated with the job and an attractive base salary.

Note: the above description of employment responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may be required to perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


  • Disability insurance
  • Dental care
  • Life insurance
  • Casual dress
  • Company events & social hours
  • Parental leave
  • Profit sharing/share options
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • On-site parking
  • Extended health care

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • High-rise : 10 years (Preferred)