Site Supervisor

London, Ontario
25.00  Hourly
23.00  Hourly
Full Time
Emplacement/Location: London Type de posté/Position Type: Full Time
Département/Department: Operations
Posté/Posted: 11/21/2019

FirstOnSite Restoration has an immediate opening for a Site Supervisor in our London branch.

FirstOnSite Restoration is the largest independent disaster restoration company in Canada. We provide unsurpassed emergency response, restoration and reconstruction services to the insurance industry, residential, commercial and industrial customers. With coast-to-coast coverage and 24/7 emergency service, we offer a wide range of services that remediate conditions caused by fires, floods, winds, mould, environmental hazards, accidents and other casualties at any type of facility.

Position Summary:

The Site Supervisor will coordinate activities, resources, equipment and information and will keep the construction staff, and projects construction is working on and all related processes running smoothly. The Site Supervisor takes direction from the Construction Operations Manager and works toward optimizing Staff efficiency and completing projects within FOS acceptable levels. Focus on ensuring that the goals and needs of the Construction Department and FOS are being met and exceeded.


  • Reviews, schedules and oversees all In house Work from Project Managers.
  • Maintains a high level of Quality and Efficiency throughout the project i.e.
    • Ensures Demo Meets FOS Quality Standards
    • Produces Comprehensive Materials List for Repairs
    • Reviews and provides Revisions to Scope before work commences if required
    • Provides immediate direction and assistance to onsite crews
    • Meets scheduled completion timetables
  • Updates all parties involved on work progress and/or informing same of changes/additions to original work order or repair specifications.
  • Build, lead and deploy the best quality team to achieving the objectives of our corporate strategic plan.
  • Ensure that the company health and safety policies and procedures are followed for all FOS personnel and sub-contractors, including all branch personnel are up to date with all health and safety procedures and training and participates/conducts tail gate meetings relating to health and safety and work procedures when on site.
  • Maintains detailed project schedules which include administrative tasks for multiple sites.
  • Monitors Staff efficiency and effectiveness daily, review and authorise time sheets
  • Inspect progress and work quality during and post repairs assuring all Scope requirements are met; reports outcomes to the COM
  • Improve Communication between PM’s and CN Staff/Dept
  • Ensure timeliness is achieved in leaving warehouse and arrival to job site
  • Ensure collective and individual expectations are met

Qualifications & Experience:

  • High level of Construction process knowledge
  • Current and Effective Staff management skills
  • Project scheduling knowledge / Ability
  • High level of carpentry / drywall skills.
  • Xactimate Estimation / Awareness
  • Minimum 3 years experience  with proven track record in construction Supervisor / foreman position with up to 25 reports, within the restoration/emergency (or a related) industry
  • Detailed understanding of reconstruction practices for property that has suffered water, wind, mould, fire and vandalism damages
  • Knowledge of building codes and electrical, or plumbing, or mechanical and related codes.
  • Knowledge of the laws and ordinances regulating building construction.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Computer skills required – effectively use Word, Excel, and Outlook.  Xactimate Knowledge Essential.
  • Accounting skills – basic understanding of invoicing, billing and general math skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and demonstrated commitment to customer service excellence

Additional requirements:

  • Able and willing to participate in 24/7 on-call rotation
  • Able to build relationships with all parties involved in the construction process
  • Good at problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record

Do you have what it takes to be part of the FirstOnSite team? We look for the following key attributes in our team members:

  • Customer Focus
  • Dependability
  • Productivity
  • Quality

Why choose to be part of the FirstOnSite team?

  • Exceptional extended health plan including medical, dental and vision.
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Educational assistance, professional development, and internal growth opportunities
  • Opportunity for National career movement
  • Healthy work/life balance

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, FirstOnSite Restoration will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities.  If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.

Interested candidates whose resume and cover letter best demonstrate how they meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted for an interview. Candidates must be able to provide a clear criminal background check to be eligible for hire.