Job Title: Site Superintendent - Residential Custom Build

Our company is growing, and we are hiring a Site Superintendent. Join our team of

well-educated, trained craftspeople with a passion for building and a curiosity for

progressing their trade that extends well beyond the work site. Our team consists of

highly trained carpenters proficient in large-scale character home renovations and new

construction. We specialize in finish carpentry and employ innovative building

techniques, including passive house and net-zero construction methods.

We are a boutique firm with a mission to construct and restore architecturally designed

residences in both the existing and new construction sectors of our industry; and to

guide homeowners through a customer-centric homebuilding experience. To use

construction to inspire and implement solutions to environmental and housing crises. If

this resonates with you, we’d love to hear from you!

As the Site Superintendent, you will lead and contribute to the success of residential

construction projects by overseeing all construction site operations and managing

trades staff, contractors, and sub-contractors. You’ll be the clients' go-to person onsite,

reporting to the Project Manager.

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Hourly Wage: $41-$43/hr (Permanent Full Time)

Work Shift: 4x10 weekday schedule

Why Work With Us:

● We are a group of carpenters who have embraced this profession with a

shared passion for honing our craft.

● 4-day work week – work-life balance is highly encouraged.

● We support and encourage ongoing education for professional growth.

● Need flexibility to support personal or family commitments while fulfilling job

responsibilities? We’ve got you covered; we get it, and we offer flexibility and


● Regular social events to build camaraderie - surfing retreat in Tofino!

● Gain experience in Net Zero renovations and passive-house construction.

● Work autonomously and independently in the role.

● We believe in building for tomorrow. Embark on a rewarding career where

your expertise contributes to a greener future!

Site Superintendent Duties:

● Ensure the consistent delivery of top-tier workmanship and accountability

among Frontera team members, subcontractors and contractors.

● Be the main point of contact on-site for the client, architect, designer and


● Manage construction schedules.

● Anticipate and mitigate potential scheduling and budget challenges to

preempt costly issues and prevent project delays.

● Supervise trades to ensure timely completion of any deficiencies.

● Promptly inform relevant individuals of any job-related issues requiring

resolution, correction, or additional guidance.

● Maintain accurate documentation, including drawings and change order


● Oversee and ensure compliance with sub-contracts.

● Coordinate all material estimates, ensure the procurement of supplies and

troubleshoot any related issues.

● Maximize team performance through effective motivation and


● Demonstrate the skillset to provide instruction and training to apprentice

carpenters on all aspects of the build.

● Possess the capability to don the toolbelt and contribute as a carpenter

wherever necessary at any stage of the project (foundation formwork through

stain-grade finishing).

● Manage safety initiatives and oversee job site safety for the onsite trades

team and subcontractors.

● Run a clean, organized site.

● Other duties as needed may apply.


● Comprehensive extended health benefits after a 6 month probationary period

● Dental care

● RRSP matching

Job Requirements:

● Minimum of 3 years of experience as a Site Superintendent in the custom

residential build sector; OR,

● Must have at least 5 years of experience as a project lead carpenter in the

custom residential build sector.

● Must have a minimum of 10 years of residential carpentry experience.

● Strong knowledge of progressive building techniques (green or passive house


● Proficient understanding of construction and building techniques, with the

capability to comprehend and interpret contract drawings and specifications.

● Expertise in budgeting and accurate estimating.

● Strong abilities in prioritizing and managing time effectively.

● Dependable team player with a proactive attitude to anticipate company


● Exceptionally organized and detail-oriented.

● Competency in Google Workspace, MS Office (Word & Excel), Bluebeam and


● Excellent written and verbal communication abilities.

● Post-secondary education, such as a Gold Seal Certificate, PMP, Trade

School, or equivalent, is a prerequisite for this position.

At Frontera Homes, we are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace.

We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.

Job applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada to be considered for this

position. We appreciate your interest in Frontera Homes. While we review all

applications carefully, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.