Site Superintendent – Vancouver

  • Company:
    New City Contracting
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    18 hours ago
  • Category:
    Real Estate

Job Description

The Site Superintendent will primarily be responsible to ensure all persons on the construction site are using the required personal protective equipment properly and at all times. This position will ensure all employees are performing duties in compliance with company policies and standards for cost control, waste reduction, quality, safety, and complete and on-time delivery. This role will also manage job site administration duties, such as reviewing/submitting employee time-sheets and completing/maintaining daily logs. The Site Superintendent must possess a degree or diploma in a related field and position-relevant bonding and certifications. 



  • Monitor and maintain the project construction schedule as needed.
  • Control and monitor labor, material, and equipment needs.
  • Coordinate and direct good construction standards and quality control.
  • See that good housekeeping practices are observed and maintained.
  • Attend pre-construction and construction meetings, taking notes on areas that may present a future problem and present to the Project Manager for consultation.
  • Coordinate all required inspections as mandated.
  • Prepare and expedite project deficiency lists.
  • Collaborate with the team to determine project needs.
  • Plan construction processes.
  • Estimate costs and ensure the project is on budget.
  • Supervise staff and provide constructive feedback.
  • Monitor and report on project progress.
  • Plan inspections and obtain construction permits from local authorities.
  • Implement safety and quality guidelines.
  • Ensure the job site remains safe, clean, and orderly.
  • Resolve on-site issues and emergencies. 



  • 5+ years of experience as Construction Site Superintendent
  • Degree or diploma in a related field
  • Position-relevant bonding and certifications
  • A well-defined sense of diplomacy, including solid negotiation, conflict resolution, and people management skills
  • Ability to manage coordination efforts in construction projects with various parties, such as architects, project engineers, and landscaping installers
  • Strong knowledge of health and safety regulations
  • Proven experience preparing and conducting post-implementation evaluations
  • Ability to create realistic schedules to support the timely completion of construction projects
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise necessary cost control measures
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands
  • Ability to delegate, set expectations, and monitor the progress of all direct reports



  • Competitive salary
  • Salary increase based on performance
  • Recognition programs
  • Advanced technology tools
  • Stable work-life balance
  • Various fun activities, lunches, learning sessions, etc.
  • Additional time off between Christmas and New Year’s Day
  • A positive and fun corporate culture, while maintaining accountability
  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
  • On the job training, mentoring, and coaching
  • Career Development Programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
  • Group Insurance Plan
  • Extended Health Care
  • Eye Vision Coverage
  • Dental Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Life and Accidental Death Insurance
  • Best Doctors
  • Right Directions Employee Assistance Program
  • Registered Retirement Savings Program

New City Contracting strives to ensure that its employment practices are free from direct and indirect discrimination and is committed to upholding the human rights of those participating in the hiring process. In pursuit of this commitment, New City Contracting will not condone or tolerate any acts of discrimination or harassment under any of the grounds protected under human rights legislation. This commitment extends to the hiring process and throughout employment.

Company Description

Over 20 years ago, Edward Buset saw that the Lower Mainland was missing something: a resource for Property Managers, HOA’s, engineers and others involved in the building maintenance business. A resource that could work on new builds or maintain existing buildings, one that could develop cost-effective plans for the maintenance of all types of buildings in our area’s unique climate. From this beginning arose today’s New City Contracting. With over two decades of experience, New City Contracting is staffed with a group of professionals that delivers reliable, cost-effective solutions to a wide range of building maintenance challenges on both new builds and maintaining existing buildings. We know what needs to be done, when it needs to be done, and how to get it done in the most beneficial way for your building. Whether its envelope renewal, concrete restoration, painting solutions or many other building envelope management concerns, New City Contracting has the expertise and resources to handle the largest and most complex work smoothly and efficiently.

Our extensive building maintenance services include:

Building Envelope Maintenance Programs
Exterior and Interior Painting
Waterproofing and Building Envelope Renewal
Roof Renewal and Replacement
Exterior and Industrial Cleaning
Environmental Abatement
Tenant Improvement
Rely on New City Contracting to do it right, on time and on budget. Guaranteed.