Heritage Construction - Est. 1951

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Project Superintendent - Kenora, ON

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Heritage Construction is defined by the dependability of the sun rising.  THINK FORWARD. RISE ABOVE.  Those words reflect the daily philosophy by which we work at Heritage Construction.  With every project we undertake, we do so with the understanding that we have the vision, knowledge, skills and ability to generate innovative solutions that consistently exceed client expectations.

As an employee-owned company, we take great pride in our work and our successes are consistently rewarded by our clients through repeat business.  Strong leadership, innovative thinking and a solutions-focused approach are a winning combination that has served us well throughout our history.  Our success lies in our ability as a team to blend our diverse expertise to deliver the best possible outcomes for our clients.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:  

Provides overall supervision, coordination, sequencing and scheduling of construction activities on the project construction site.  Completes project requirements as per plans and specifications on time and on budget, in cooperation with the Project Manager.  Responsible for the implementation and overall enforcement of health and safety  program and quality control processes on site.  May supervise, coach and mentor other Superintendents and Engineers and develops positive relationships with all stakeholders.

 

JOB KNOWLEDGE & TECHNICAL SKILLS: 

1. Proficient knowledge of construction methods, systems & materials.  Keeps current on changing technology/methods and industry practices through continuous learning.

2. Proficient knowledge of layout and survey principles and equipment to ensure the building construction is within contractual requirements and tolerances.

3. High level of understanding of OHS Act & Regulations and Heritage Safety program and considered a Competent Supervisor under the Ministry of Labour guidelines. Ability to enforce H & S policies and implement procedures with a "zero" tolerance attitude in order to ensure a safe workplace as outlined in #2 under Key Responsibilities above.

4. Ability to understand and interpret contract documents, Shop drawings, and Specifications. Be familiar with subcontractors contract including scopes of work, exclusions, clauses, and limitations.

5. Ability to proficiently use e-mail, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Project, to communicate information effectively to subcontractors and all project stakeholders.

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Education: University Degree or College Diploma in Civil Engineering, Engineering Technology/Architecture or Construction Management, or Trade Designation, Gold Seal or working towards.

Experience: Minimum Five (5) years experience as a Superintendent and well developed knowledge of the construction process, finance, and management.  Knowledge and understanding of Company and industry practices, processes and performance standards.

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We thank you in advance for your interest. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Heritage is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence.  We believe in integration and equal opportunity.  We are committed to meeting the accessibility needs of people with disabilities and will provide accommodation upon request. 

Location: 
Kenora, ON
Qualifications: 
As Listed.
Compensation: 
Salary
Duration: 
Permanent Full-time
Closing Date: 
Friday, February 24, 2017
To Apply, E-Mail: 
employment@heritagecivil.com