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General Construction Supervisor

Employer

MelSeth Contracting Inc.

Date Posted

November 17, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 80 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 17, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

MelSeth Contracting Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Odours

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate
  • Blasting
  • Demolition
  • Drilling
  • Equipment operation
  • Excavation
  • Grading
  • Moving cargo
  • Paving

Tasks

  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Prepare production and other reports
  • Co-ordinate and schedule activities
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Establish methods to meet work schedules
  • Read blueprints and drawings
  • Requisition materials and supplies
  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity
  • Supervise workers and projects
  • Train or arrange for training

Supervision

  • 3-4 people
  • 5-10 people

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) training
  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Type of industry experience

  • Construction
  • Marine cargo handling company

Security and safety

Bondable

Transportation/travel information

Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Overtime required
  • Tight deadlines
  • Work under pressure

Own tools/equipment

  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
  • Involves supporting green economy sectors

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Gasoline paid

Long term benefits

Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities
  • On-site housing options
  • Transportation provided by employer
  • Variable or compressed work week

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The General Construction Supervisor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Contractors and Supervisors, Heavy Construction Equipment Crews
DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising the activities of workers who operate cranes and construction, paving, drilling, railway maintenance and other similar heavy equipment; may supervise activities of related workers

innovative

Interest in co-ordinating and scheduling the activities of workers on heavy construction equipment crews; and in resolving problems; may co-ordinate and schedule the activities of apprentices, helpers and labourers

objective

Interest in understanding the functioning of equipment and machinery and procedures used by heavy construction equipment crews

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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