Site Assistant Multi Family
Trico Homes
Calgary, AB
Hourly Flexible Position | Date Posted: 7 August 2019
Trico Homes is looking for the sharpest tool in the shed. Join us today.
“Trico Homes is made up of an incredible team of people who are dedicated to building outstanding homes and communities in and surrounding Calgary, AB. We are continually recognized as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and one of the Best Workplaces in Canada. And that shows clearly in our culture.
We emphasize work-life balance and focus on learning and development, innovation and fun at work. Trico Homes is dedicated to equality and inclusion in the workplace and we invite you to join our team today to help us build on our success, and build your career at one of Canada’s best places to work!” ”

Our success is your success. Want to join our team?

We are currently recruiting for a Site Assistant Multi Family
This is an hourly flexible position.

Position Overview
Reporting directly to the Site Supervisor, the Site Assistant is responsible for assisting with various aspects of project management on worksites, including aiding to ensure compliance with design, project specifications, regulations, and timelines and safety codes. The incumbent will aid with the development of project specifications assisting in developing and maintaining construction and production schedule. The Site Assistant must advise the Site Supervisor of any potential problems, work interferences, and scheduling difficulties and work together to attempt to resolve any issues.

Job Duties
Aid in overseeing residential construction sites to ensure compliance with design, project specifications, regulations and safety codes
Plan, implement and monitor construction plans alongside the Site Supervisor
Aid in the management of construction site startup
Ensure that safe work practices and procedures are being followed onsite at all times
Aid in the coordination and direction of all construction workers on worksites
Ensure accurate and timely project close date; help to adjust working schedules to ensure deadlines are met
Work alongside the Site Supervisor to resolve any constructional issues that may arise
Help the Site Supervisor with jobsite administration duties such as timesheet completion for works and any daily logs that need to be maintained
Ensure proper manpower levels are available onsite each day to ensure constructional completion
Ensure proper materials and quantities of materials are onsite prior to daily work commencing
Participate in project meetings with internal and external parties to monitor and report on progression of building
Aid in the supervision of workers onsite
Help with the development, monitoring and overseeing quality control measures on worksites
Suggest ideas for cost effective alternative measures to improve financial performance on projects
Ensure building inspections are completed periodically throughout the construction phases to ensure buildings meet specifications of clients
Any other duties as required
Post-secondary school degree or diploma in a construction related area of study
Minimum of 5 years of direct work experience working in residential construction
Previous experience overseeing construction worksites would be considered an asset
Ability to read blueprints, schematics, field drawings and plans
A solid understanding of all residential construction trades and construction techniques
Effectiveness in the areas of construction safety and productivity
Knowledge of local, provincial and federal workplace compliance regulations, ordinances and legislation in relation to the construction industry, specifically residential construction
Commitment to working in a team environment, with established team building abilities
Strong communication, integration, problem-solving and interpersonal skills
Strong dedication to health and safety in the workplace
Results-oriented with the ability to interpret and effectively manage multiple and competing priorities and timelines
Understanding the fundamentals of contracts and experience working with contractors
Knowledge of OH&S regulations and related residential building codes
Demonstrated success in project delivery and execution of project management methods
Ability to effectively communicate with all types of staff, including labourers, technical, professional, and upper management
Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
Possess a valid driver’s license
Closing Date
Until suitable candidate is found.

If you are seeking an exciting challenge in a workplace where excellence is valued, please send your resume by email to

We appreciate the interest of all candidates, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note that a security clearance will be part of the recruitment process.