Assistant Site Superintendent
Hamilton, ON
Position Overview:
Assists the Site Superintendent with the management of all functions of a new home construction job site as it relates to home construction, including scheduling and supervising job site according to the standards of Empire Communities

Key Functions & Duties:
Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

Assist with managing of all sub-trades, workers, and suppliers ensuring they perform according to contracts, including a requirement to have an authorized representative of the Contractor physically present on the Site during all periods of activity
Oversee all site activities by any and all sub-trades each day
Supervisor of direct construction labour force
Use best efforts to resolve concerns between the various sub-trades, workers and suppliers
Assist the Site Superintendent with inspecting the homes during all phases of construction, assisting in monitoring quality standards within the established schedules of a high volume production site
Ensure all trades embrace and work in compliance with Health and Safety requirements established by Empire Communities and report non-compliance, ensuring the appropriate action is taken
Ensure the accuracy of installation of each sub-trade as it pertains to the construction drawings and scope of work for that particular sub-trade
Ensure that purchased extras are executed to the detail as outlined by the Project Coordinator
Assist in maintaining a professional, well organized and safe job site
Assist in managing and inspecting the quality of the trade performance and hold them accountable for upholding the Empire Communities standards of building, providing signed completion reports
Assist with completing progress reports/schedules
Communicate on a dialing basis with the Site Superintendent and other key contacts regarding concerns, discrepancies, additions or alterations that may arise during the course of construction
Resolve any discrepancies that arise to ensure building finishes meet standards and codes
Monitors site cleanliness and communicates/follow up with sub-contractors responsibility for daily clean up.
Suggest and make recommendations for process improvement
Responsibilities and essential functions may be modified at any time depending on business needs

Leadership experience is a must
Thorough understanding of construction methods, scheduling and blueprint reading
Excellent communication skills
Ability to deal effectively in demanding situations
Highly effective organizational and planning skills
Strong interpersonal skills and the desire to work within a dynamic and challenging work environment
Valid drivers license, must provide a clean drivers abstract
Thorough knowledge of Ontario Building Code


Post-secondary diploma or university degree in building technology or a related field
Completed CSAO Health & Safety Representative training
Current First Aid training and certification


Must have 5 plus years of on site experience in residential construction