Construction Site Supervisor ( Civil )

BC, Canada
Posted On Jan 9 2021 Feb 8 2021

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership. 

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Site Superintendent to join our Construction team on a contract basis based in Vancouver.

Site Superintendent is responsible for coordinating all site construction activities and supervises all field personnel as required to complete the project on schedule and within budget.  This includes supervising all sub trades, suppliers and field personnel on the project site on a daily basis.  The Construction Superintendent is tasked with delivering the project scope of work on time while monitoring costs associated with the activities.  This position is also responsible for administering and enforcing all Golder Construction Health and Safety Policies and plans on site.


An overview of your role will include: 

  • Coordinating and supervising all construction activities.
  • Administer subcontracts and Purchase Orders through daily communication with subcontractors, and suppliers.
  • Ensuring quality and accuracy of work performed/deliverable.
  • Identifying potential cost savings and streamlined field methodologies.
  • Ensuring project deliverables adhere to the drawings and specifications.
  • Maintaining documentation as per site specific system.
  • Collaborating with Project Managers/Directors to review and discuss lab results and provide context and explanation.
  • Maintaining construction schedule of project.
  • Tracking costs associated with the work, review with project budget


You will have a background in:


Desirable: Technical diploma or certificate in a related discipline.

Required:  Ten (10) years of construction experience.

Required:  Basic Microsoft Excel knowledge.

Required:  Knowledge of construction safety laws and regulations in applicable jurisdictions and terms and conditions of contracts.

Required:  Understanding of construction equipment resources and efficiencies


Your benefits at Golder will include:


  • Competitive remuneration packages
  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching
  • Global projects and travel opportunities


One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years


Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.


Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.


To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder video.  

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