Superintendent



DETAILS

Location: Toronto, ON, M9W 7K6
Employee Type: full time
Experience: 8 - 10 years
Education: Associate degree
Travel Required: 30%

DESCRIPTION

Aecon Infrastructure brings together state-of-the-art technology, the most recent advances in process, and an experienced team dedicated to the work we perform, ranging from road building to institutional and commercial construction. Built on innovation, we constantly challenge ourselves to meet the demands of existing markets, and anticipate how to serve emerging ones.
 
With hallmark projects past and present, Aecon Buildings continues to provide the GTA and southern Ontario with an extensive range of construction management services to some of today’s fast-growing industry segments, including education, healthcare, commercial and hospitality sectors. Clients from both the private and public sectors rely on Aecon’s experienced project teams for collaborative preconstruction, design-build, general contracting, tenant improvements and ongoing programs work.
 

Reporting to the Senior Superintendent/General Superintendent, the Superintendent will be responsible for providing overall supervision, coordination and scheduling of construction activities on project construction site.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
 
  • Maintain excellent relationships with owner, architect, consultants, subcontractors & public
  • Implement and enforce Aecon’s corporate health and safety program
  • Adhere to Aecon’s Policy & Procedures Manual
  • Be an ambassador of the company both internally and externally
  • Ensure compliance with Aecon union obligations
  • Ensure project profitability, schedule adherence and customer satisfaction
  • Develop project master schedule with Project Manager. Ensure subcontractors comply with project master schedule
  • Utilize project master schedule to create detailed 3 week schedules for subcontractor use
  • Develop recovery strategies when project schedule or budget are in jeopardy
  • Review and update schedule, cost forecast and cash flow with Project Manager for PSR
  • Plan and supervise the work of subcontractors and own forces on the project including determining methods of construction, manpower levels, material quantities, equipment and work schedules
  • Assume responsibility for productivity of subtrades, efficient use of materials and equipment and contractual performance of the project
  • Ensure project is constructed in compliance with drawings, specifications and project schedule and budget
  • Interface with client representatives, design consultants, other contractors, etc
  • Ensure project is constructed within project quality guidelines
  • Maintain appropriate field documentation including safety records, daily progress reports, rental records, concrete logs etc
  • Supervise, mentor, coach and train project personnel
  • Be an ambassador of the company both internally and externally
  • Ensure compliance with Aecon union obligations
  • Assist in securing new work by participating in proposals and presentations
  • Organize and chair weekly subcontractor meetings
  • Quantity surveys when necessary
  • Participate in basic layout and field engineering activities
  • Maintain lines and levels – verify as built conditions
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as required

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
  
  • Education to include a technical college diploma or equivalent combination of technical training and/or related experience

  • Minimum 8 years construction and subcontractor supervision experience or equivalent
  • Proven ability to successfully supervise construction projects
  • The proven ability to effectively manage field staff
  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction such as; technology, equipment, methods, trade agreements and jurisdiction, engineering, cost control, scheduling and safety requirements
  • Excellent communication, organizational and supervisory skills are essential
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of Aecon’s project management system, accounting system and Aecon’s scheduling software
  • Ability to read and understand Cost Reports
  • Good presentation skills

 

Interested candidates may apply directly through our Careers Website under "View Jobs": http://www.aecon.com/Careers/View_Jobs. You may sort by Business Unit to see this position under Buildgins GTA.




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THIS JOB IS EXPIRED

COMPANY

Aecon Group Inc.
20 Carlson Court, Suite 800

Toronto, ON M9W 7K6
CANADA