Site Superintendent

Site Superintendent

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Surrey, British Columbia

Engineering & Technical

Permanent

01/10/2024

210401

Join a top employer and advance your career. Aplin has partnered with a Surrey, British Columbia-based company to hire a Site Superintendent! 

Responsibilities:
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all employees on-site by monitoring that safe work procedures are understood and followed by everyone on site.
  • Participate in daily Pre-Task Inspections (PTIs) and complete weekly safety inspections.
  • Ensure ESC measures are constructed per ESC drawings as well as monitor and report daily ESC compliance.
  • Ensure all crews have relevant job specifications and maintain compliance with project-specific quality requirements.
  • Set up testing for various aspects of work, including subgrade inspection, compaction, pressure testing, trench densities, video testing, proof roll or beam tests, and more.
  • Oversee concrete and asphalt testing (usually coordinated by subcontractors).
  • Understand the contracts, special provisions, and payment structure for all work thoroughly.
  • Identify best practices to improve project processes and review traffic management plans and drawings for compliance.
  • Communicate with the project manager regarding additional work requirements and payment procedures.
  • Ensure proper layout for the entire project, including clearing and grubbing, road stripping, storm/sanitary layout, catch basin, curb, and gutter layout, and more.
  • Verify that all necessary permits are secured, including tree removal, highway use, building, plumbing, and third-party utility permits.
  • Oversee the overall project schedule provided by the Project Manager, create, and maintain a weekly schedule, and develop/update a rolling 3-week lookahead schedule.
  • Facilitate effective communication between all project stakeholders.
  • Inform relevant management about requirements and any deficiencies and assist in determining necessary contract work.
  • Communicate with the General Superintendent regarding crew and equipment needs.
  • Manage community relations to minimize impacts on residents and businesses.
  • Conduct daily dispatch meetings with foremen to optimize crew and equipment use.
  • Control costs by reviewing estimates and production goals, as well as optimizing material movements.
  • Coordinate all subcontractors while ensuring they are following the health and safety policies, environmental practices, and quality expectations.
  • Determine whether crews should work on rainy days and notify all parties of any weather-related work stoppages.

Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of experience as a Superintendent (preferred).
  • Proven experience in civil construction projects.
  • Valid Class 5 driver's license.
  • Willingness to travel throughout the Lower Mainland and beyond if necessary.
  • Effective communication skills with internal and external contacts.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and task prioritization.
  • Strong problem-solving and risk evaluation capabilities.


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