Monday-Friday (7:00am- 4:30pm)
$80,000-100,000/ annual + 15% bonus
Truck provided and $560/ month for vehicle allowance
Full medical and dental
Residential Construction experience a MUST
One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2020 and the largest privately-owned homebuilder in North America is looking for a Builder /Site Superintendent to join the team.
Reporting into the Senior Builder in the Ottawa Division, the Builder /Site Superintendent is responsible for producing zero-defect homes through effective management of trades, inspectors, suppliers, and staff. The Builder /Site Superintendent acts as the primary representative of the company on construction matters to homeowners and maintains an aesthetically appealing, safe worksite, and professional and efficient work environment.
Day to Day:
Ensures complete adherence to construction processes, in accordance with Policy and Procedures.
Accountable for managing the construction of assigned homes from carpentry to 30-day warranty service request signoff.
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 Work and Quality Standards and takes corrective action as necessary.
Conducts a detailed frame check on each unit prior to drywall, in accordance with 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), unwavering focus on the company mission, and safety and quality standards.
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 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 the position's scope of authority.
Ensures homes are as clean and aesthetically appealing as possible while under construction.
Experience and Qualifications:
A minimum of 4 years of residential construction management experience in the new home industry.
Post-secondary education/community college in a related field (e.g. Construction Engineering Technology, Carpentry, etc.
Extensive knowledge of Ontario Building Code, Occupational Health and Safety Act, and other health and safety regulations.
A 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.
Flexible, with the ability to work at locations across the Ottawa Area.
Excellent Customer Service skills.
Strong organizational skills, including the tracking and control of costs and budgets.
Must be detailed and thorough.
Ability to train and mentor staff through advanced leadership skills with the ability to delegate as required.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills are 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.
Proficient with MS Office software; knowledge of BuildPro or other ERP platforms an asset.
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