Durwest specializes in the management of multi-unit residential, commercial and institutional construction projects from concept to completion. We have provided Project and Construction Management services for public and private sector clients primarily on Vancouver Island for over 35 years. With our head office located in Victoria, BC we currently manage projects ranging in construction value of $1 million -50 million. For a thorough listing of our completed projects, please visit our website.
Durwest offers a proactive and collaborative management style and has a proven track record of providing the leadership necessary to build a cohesive team. Our success is demonstrated through recurring business, multiple Commercial Building Awards, and unparalleled staff engagement and focus.
Durwest is a progressive employer and supports its staff members in career growth and development to achieve a high standard of professionalism. The comprehensive remuneration package for staff includes a competitive salary, employer supported training and education and among the best extended benefit packages in the industry.
Durwest Construction Management is in search of an Assistant Superintendent who will form part of our Victoria High School (Vic High) Team. The Assistant Superintendent will be responsible for supervision of own forces and trades under the direction of the Site Superintendent. The ideal candidate has an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the construction industry and extensive field construction experience in seismic upgrades of concrete and steel structures. This is a unique role in that it will include standard coordination tasks but also requires an in depth understanding and ability to interpret drawings and review onsite construction.
This position will be stationed at the Durwest Site office at Victoria High School, 1260 Grant St., and is scheduled to begin in July 2020 with a duration of approximately 2 years.
The Victoria High School Seismic Upgrade and Addition project consists of extensive modifications to the existing school to meet current building codes; upgrades to mechanical and electrical systems; renovations to interior spaces; exterior building envelope remediation; and the construction of a new concrete and steel addition. Seismic upgrades will be accomplished through selective demolition to prepare for the construction of several large interior concrete shear walls with associated structural steel drag struts and connections. Valued at over $50 million, this project will be delivered using a fast-tracked method whereby design, sequential permitting and tendering will parallel construction in the early phases.
When Applying - Please reference "Assistant Superintendent – Vic High". Only candidates being considered will be contacted.
Durwest is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified persons to apply.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent