2020-08-06 16:14:08 Jump

General Superintendent - Civil Construction

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Our client, a construction company, is seeking for an General Superintendent, who will act as a leader to oversee and manage the execution activities of our numerous construction projects.

As General Superintendent, you will ensure excellence in the execution of our projects through your leadership with a focus on planning, organization, efficiency, quality, and health and safety. As a key member of our team, we will rethink construction together, from idea to completion.

Salary :

To be discussed.

Responsibilities :
  • Planning and organizing the execution of all projects :
    • Anticipate project needs with your technical expertise in construction and a proactive approach based on the search for solutions;
    • Collaborate with project managers on all construction site start-up details, including scheduling;
    • Understand project objectives and ensure that completion dates and milestones are met;
    • Establish and identify labour (foremen, operators and labourers) and site equipment requirements;
    • Ensures that projects are built according to the approved plan, specifications, shop drawings and applicable standards and that all content is current.
  • Managing the execution of all projects:
    • Put your problem-solving skills to work and recommend innovative methods that will increase efficiency and effectiveness to ensure project excellence and productivity;
    • Follow technical specifications, roadmap and transportation management;
      Master the process of costing and optimizing the project;
    • Issuing execution directives to superintendents and following up on them;
      Support the project management team (superintendents and foremen).
  • Management of human resources on site:
    • Adopt a practical approach to manage and supervise site personnel;
      Be good at verbal and written communications;
    • Stay abreast of workforce training and ensure that all training is up to date.
  • Health and Safety :
    • Demonstrate leadership in health and safety and environmental protection on the project.
    • Responsible for site communications:
    • Be a role model at coordination meetings with our clients, subcontractors, site supervisor and associated representatives;
    • Collaborate with our business partners and consultants.
  • Administrative manager at the construction site:
    • Understand and control payment items in order to vigorously follow up on revenues;
    • Follow-up on changes to contract documents in progress.
  • Required skills:
    • 8 to 10 years of experience in the civil engineering construction industry;
      Degree in civil or construction engineering (an asset);
    • Proven experience of project success and team collaboration;
    • Strong knowledge of construction disciplines (delivery methods), health and safety, scheduling, quality and cost control;
    • The ability to quickly identify problem situations, identify possible causes, produce effective solutions and lead a large team to success;
    • A passion for developing, maintaining and executing the project schedule;
    • Good computer skills.
Jean-Alexandre Demers

Consultant sénior



514-658-JUMP (5867) poste 205

Cell 514-241-7806

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