Buildings Superintendent

Jacob Bros Construction - Surrey, BC (30+ days ago)

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People driven. Family owned. Jacob Bros Construction is built on relationships. We’re a local, multi-disciplinary general contractor specializing in heavy civil and commercial construction; quality, safety and community are at the heart of our business.

Jacob Bros Construction is one of BC’s Top Employers, we’re looking for talented team players who are committed to accelerating their careers in the construction industry – people like you. Out work anybody, do the right thing, always find a way. Do you play by these rules too? Join our team - apply today for our Buildings Superintendent opportunity.

Please note: No rotations or LOA.

Reporting to the Buildings Operations Manager, the Buildings Superintendent will be responsible for production, Safety, Quality, schedule, cost performance and team development. You will be a Commercial Superintendent with at least 7 years of experience working as a Superintendent for a General Contractor.
Supervises construction workforce and oversees on-site construction activities to construct the project effectively, safely and within budget
Hires, trains, supervises and mentors craft personnel; oversees subcontractors and manages the work
Develops and maintains open communication with crews, trades, project team and clients to ensure project performance, safety and quality requirements are met
Prepares work plans and scheduling to determine manpower levels, material quantities, and equipment requirements
Monitors and executes the project construction plan; develops and implements job schedules and three week look ahead schedules
Leads effective site meetings with craft, trades, project teams and client
Examines field conditions, corrects inaccuracies and implements cost saving measures
Understands project scope and applies engineering principles to troubleshoot and resolve challenges
Collaborates with Project Manager to implement safety program and maintain all safety documentation
Maintains project administration correspondence, complies with all project documentation requirements
Develops strong relationships with all project stakeholders.
Performs other duties as required

Minimum 7 years of supervisory experience as a site Superintendent in the commercial sector
3 years of experience as a Foreman, Lead Hand or Field Engineer preferred
Expert understanding of buildings construction industry and business operations, including cost management processes and reports, construction specifications and methods, contract language, and project planning and schedules
Ability to understand scope of work and project schedule and interpret drawings, specifications and contract documents
Excellent leadership and supervisory skills and ability to communicate positively and effectively with all levels of stakeholders
Strong knowledge of safety and environmental procedures and legislation
Knowledge of Provincial Building Codes and Building Envelope
Working knowledge of computers and experience using Microsoft Office Suite, MS Project or internal project controls software and scheduling software
Ability to work a varied schedule, including night shifts as required
Legally eligible to work for any employer in Canada
Competitive compensation packages
Extended health plan (prescription drugs, dental and other coverages)
RRSP savings plan with employer matching upon eligibility
Three weeks vacation
Career development across job categories, project types and project locations throughout BC
New 50,000 sqft office and maintenance facility in South Surrey with full gym and on-site personal trainer
Family owned business managed by hands on founders
We thank all applicants for their interest in careers with Jacob Bros. Due to high volumes of applicants, only those selected for consideration will be contacted by a member of our hiring team.