Asheville, North Carolina
Our purpose at Kiwi Newton Group is to excel in delivering; economical, high quality, low carbon, low energy and low maintenance building systems and structures in the ICI building industry. We strive to make and improve better products and develop our people to work together with various skills. Kiwi Newton Construction LLC is a division of Kiwi Newton Group with a head office located in Guelph, Ontario. We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities!
A seasoned Construction Site Superintendent is required immediately for the construction of a 75,000 sq. ft industrial building addition located in Asheville, North Carolina. We are seeking someone with 5-10 plus years high dollar experience, preferably with a minimum $5 million project value. This will be a contract position to completion of the project starting at the site on or about September 2021 and substantial completion by or before June 1st, 2022. The Site Manager will coordinate all site construction activities and supervise all field personnel as required to successfully completing the project to safety regulations, on schedule, per specification and within budget. This position reports to the Project Executive.
Coordinates and supervises all construction activities
Directs all field personnel to achieve completion of the project on schedule, within budget, with quality workmanship that confirms to original plans and specifications
Handles on-site paperwork for project including but not limited to daily work reports, delivery packing slips, and credit card receipts, and weekly Look Ahead Schedules
Follow company purchasing procedures while ordering or receiving any needed material and equipment with delegate authority
Ability to read and fully comprehend the project plans and specifications
Ability to prepare, follow and enforce a site specific safety plan as well as conduct safety orientation meetings for all contractors
Ability to preplan all construction activities in order to seamless follow the project construction schedule
Ability to plan, coordinate and conduct Bi-weekly subcontractor progress meetings including recording and distributing meeting minutes
Ability to review monthly contractor pay applications and verify the percent of actual work complete
Ability to review and verify submittals and shop drawings according to plan details as well as work in place and circulate to engineers, owner, project executive as required
Maintain a positive and respectful relationships with owners, engineers, architects, subcontractors, suppliers and other employees
Communicates at all times with the Project Executive and others in the team
Promotes job site safety, encourages safe work practices and rectifies job site hazards immediately
Liaise daily with the owner representative at the site, ensure construction activities are coordinated with the owner and the manufacturing operations at the site to ensure there is no interruption to the owner’s operations or if one has to occur that it is planned and agreed to
Identify and track any changes required in the work either from owner requests or unforeseen site conditions, liaise with estimating to price any scope changes, provide any quoted changes to the Project Executive for approval before submitting
Maintain an organized job site and office
Skills, Knowledge & Competencies
Organization: Very organized with systematic approach task to achieve accuracy and efficiency
Communication: Displays strong written and oral communication skills and employs effect listening skills
Problem Solving: analyzes problems and makes sound decisions in a timely manner based on objectives, risk, implications, and cost
Interpersonal Skills: Tactful and mature demeanor with well-developed interpersonal skills including the ability to work well with and manage diverse personalities while being a team player
Highly Motivated: self-starting, highly motivated and goal oriented individual with the ability to manage the site and the project
Good computer skills for communication and ability to use software such as MS Excel, Word, Project, Bluebeam and Procore management software
Excellent attention to detail with emphasis placed on quality
Professionally and technically competent
Quick, sharp, confident, assertive, ethical, and ambitious
Analytical with the ability to examine issues from multiple viewpoints
Kiwi Newton Group is a progressive company offering a competitive salary and benefits.
Kiwi Newton Group encourages people to enjoy work and working with others, to be creative and effective in teams, to be reliable for other team members and to develop efficient work habits to serve customers well and deliver best value excellent buildings and structures.
Kiwi Newton Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes all applicants who consider themselves qualified.
We thank all interested applicants, however please note that only candidates being invited to interview will be contacted, no agencies and no telephone calls please.
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