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Site Superintendent


This is a Full-time position in Outaouais, QC posted August 31, 2017.

  • A reputable private home building company in the GTA is looking for a Site Superintendent from the Kitchener or Cambridge area to complete low rise production homes.

Client Details

  • Be a part of a major organization poised for growth, which has a track record of success and strong brand presence.
  • Contribute to an award winning and innovative organization, recognized as a leader in the industry.
  • A culture that is engaging, exciting, rewarding, friendly and team-oriented


  • Monitors all daily trade functions: timeliness, quality of workmanship and completion of work.
  • Walks all homes on a daily basis to ensure imperfections are noted, Building Code is adhered to, and Homebuyers Options and Extras are complied with. Adheres to procedures as required by the trade scopes of companies quality standards and takes corrective action as necessary.
  • Conducts a detailed frame check on each unit prior to drywall, in accordance with company policy and procedures, and follows up to ensure the timely completion of any items noted.
  • Schedules and conducts homeowner frame walk.
  • Responsible for supervising on-site construction staff, including the scheduling of subcontractors, inspectors and suppliers on the job.
  • Resolves day-to-day problems on the job site, inspecting all work during construction to ensure compliance with plans and specifications, and resolving construction problems.
  • Approves subcontractor invoice for quality and quantity before issuing Completion Slip.
  • Assists in ordering all materials required to construct houses.
  • Continuously trains and mentors staff.
  • Reinforces and educates the importance of schedule adherence (and assists where trade availability is causing difficulty)
  • Communicates and coordinates activities with other staff (Site and Head Office) to ensure smooth production operation.
  • Schedules and attends all necessary municipal inspections. Assists Inspectors with the completion of the review, and rectifies issues as required.
  • Responsible for managing to the Production Schedule, and updating it no less than weekly. Adds comments regarding site changes and improvements as necessary, and communicates to Senior Builder.
  • Ensures all work is being done in a safe manner and enforces safety standards and laws within positions scope of authority.


  • At least 5 plus years experience as a site superintendent in low rise production home
  • Extensive knowledge of Ontario Building Code, Occupational Health and Safety Act, and other health and safety regulations
  • Clear understanding of contracts, plans, and specifications, as well as construction methods, materials and regulations. Includes knowledge of all trades, staff responsibilities, scheduling and scopes of work
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills required, both oral and written. Willing to take responsibility and be held accountable for results
  • Skills in building relationships with a broad network of contacts, including trade partners and suppliers and a strong customer focus
  • Located in or close to the KWC area

Job Offer

  • Job offer is commensurate with candidates experience.