Site Superintendent
Traugott Building Contractors Inc.
Calgary, AB

We have an immediate opening for an experienced Site Superintendent for our Calgary Alberta Office.

Summary: The Construction Site Superintendent will be responsible for direct leadership and management, including the daily coordination and supervision of resources and materials, as well as ensuring compliance of all safety regulations, while promoting an engaged and accountable workforce. Experience Supervising complex site works projects.

Job Duties include but not limited to:

  • Site Supervision; plan, organize, direct and control daily operations
  • Supervision of Trades; organize and supervise activities of employees and subcontractors
  • Direct the purchase of building materials
  • Maintaining Project Schedules & Budgets
  • Issuing Purchase Orders and tracking project expenses as required
  • Safety implementation and enforcement as described in the Traugott Policy and Procedures Handbook and those outlined by OH&S for a safe work site at all times
  • Attending site meetings as required
  • Chairing Weekly Safety meetings
  • Hiring employees as required for your projects
  • Seeking out trades and obtaining prices as needed for the projects under your control
  • Implement quality control programs


  • Journeyman Carpenter or the equivalent with commercial/ retail construction experience
  • Minimum of 5 - 10 years’ experience supervising and managing labour resources and materials on work sites
  • Strong leadership skills to manage diverse teams and guiding workers in prioritizing their work output to ensure timelines are met
  • Good understanding of building drawings and specifications
  • Self-motivated with strong interpersonal skills to effectively interact with all teams and levels in the organization
  • Excellent communication skills, both orally and written
  • Exceptional time management and problem solving skills
  • Basic experience with MS computer applications
  • Willingness to travel; a valid driver’s license is required

Mandatory Training (Proof of Training Required)

  • WHIMS 2015
  • Fall Arrest
  • First Aid Certificate (Level 2)
  • CSTS - 09
  • JHSC Training (asset)

Salary based on experience and is negotiable.

NOTE: All applicants must submit a resume with a list of projects they have supervised.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Commercial Construction: 10 years (Required)
  • Site Superintendent: 5 years (Required)


  • WHMIS (Preferred)
  • Fall Arrest (Required)
  • Journeyman Carpenter (Preferred)
  • First Aid (Preferred)
  • CSTS-09 (Required)


  • English (Preferred)