Roofing Superintendent

ON, Canada
Posted On Jun 25 2020 Jul 25 2020

As a construction contractor, Flynn Group of Companies is renowned for the expertise and care we bring to each project. Working with some of the world’s best architects and designers, we have produced award-winning building envelope solutions.


Founded in 1978, we have since become North America's leading building envelope contractor by serving our customers and supporting our employees. Experience the "Flynn Way" in a rewarding environment with room to grow.


At Flynn, it's not just a job; it's a career.


Position Profile:

Roofing Superintendent in Ottawa.




  • Communicate daily with assigned site foremen to ensure production expectations are achievable and all barriers to success are removed through coordination of additional resources or communication with the client and other trades
  • Attend bid reviews and turn-over meetings with foremen to advise on labour requirements and production challenges
  • Order and facilitate delivery of smaller items as required when not coordinated by Project Management.
  • Proactively determine equipment needs on site and coordinate their delivery
  • Communicate issues and delays to PM and others
  • Assist and advise on crew composition and manpower requirements
  • Assist in the hiring and separation of field employees through interviews, performance reviews, and termination meetings
  • Prior to site mobilization, review any questions or concerns on the drawings and details with the PM and ensure all information is passed along to the site foremen and other required parties regarding start up, direction of work, efficient job site setup, production expectations and installation methods
  • Communicate material order and delivery times between Project Management and site foremen
  • Schedule off-loading and crane requirements
  • Assist project management with the consumables list for the project
  • Work with the foreman and Project Management to get accurate field measurements for submittal to Drafting
  • Work with the foreman and PM to ensure Flynn follows a QA/QC Program.
  • Work with the foreman to identify any potential extras to the contract – Pass on the info to the PM for pursuit
  • Ensure with foreman that all deficiencies are being completed on an ongoing basis, and that all final deficiency reports are cleaned up ASAP and documentation of such are given to the PM or Coordinator to submit to the client for release of final payment
  • Attend site meetings as required to ensure all applicable information is communicated to Flynn parties
  • Attend meeting with Estimating, PM, Coordinator, and Foreman to perform a Post-Mortem on the project




  • Minimum 5 years in a project or site manager role in a commercial construction industry, particularly in building envelope construction
  • Relevant trade certification an asset
  • Proficiency in MS Office package
  • Negotiation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines


Additional Role Info:


We are also highly active and committed to creating an environment which is accessible to all of our customers, employees and applicants.  Reasonable accommodations in the hiring process will be provided to people with disabilities upon request. 

Flynn Group of Companies is an affiliated contractor with the Helmets to Hardhats Program.

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