Superintendent Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Cader Construction Ltd

Title: Superintendent

Company: Cader Construction Ltd

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Construction

Job Description and Requirements

Key Responsibilities

Ensure sub-contractors are working to site construction program.

Develop and implement short-term programs of work.

Ensure that at all times Cader Construction ltd H&S policies and guidelines are strictly adhered to and the site safety plan is implemented in a timely manner.

Ensure that construction work is in accordance with the Safe Work Method.

Proactively looking to reduce potential roadblocks and ways to accelerate the schedule.

Seek to find more efficient ways of conducting work on site while maintaining the integrity and quality of work performed.

Monitor and review programs to ensure time requirements are met providing regular progress reports to Site and Project Managers.

Monitor and inspect the work of sub-contractors to ensure quality of work, adherence to schedules and satisfactory completion of works.

Manage the rectification of defects and satisfactory completion of work.

Consult with sub-contractor and consultants to resolve day-to-day construction and design issues.

Maintain an up-to-date daily Site Diary and materials supply records.

Adhere to procedures for purchasing requisitions and site instructions.

Keep abreast of current industrial relations legislation, with focus on issues which impact the Site Supervisor’s role.

Supervise and co-ordinate the tasks and activities of construction workers and sub-contractors to ensure satisfactory completion of works.

Effectively communicate with project team as it pertains to the daily work activities, project milestones and schedule adherence.

When allocating work or variations to sub-contractors, ensure such work is within the contract budget.

Adhere to financial procedures including requisition and approval requirements.

Education & Experience

3 + years of experience as a Site Superintendent

Post-secondary degree preferred (in Civil or Structural Technology, Engineering, Construction Science or Carpentry/Joinery apprenticeship)

Required Knowledge & Skills

Knowledge of building and construction trades

Specialist skills (e.g. structures, steel, finishes, services) beneficial

Experience in scheduling and planning of sites and teams

Experience with specifications and contract documents (i.e. subcontract scope of works)

Strong communication and leadership skills

Strong understanding of cost management

Work Environment

May require some on-site visits to project locations with minimal possibility of exposure to hazardous materials

Sitting, standing, bending

Strong commitment to the safety and wellbeing of our employees

A team-oriented and progressive workplace that recognizes and rewards the “outside the box” approach

Dedicated to developing successful employees – We invest in our people and provide a wealth of career development opportunities across job functions


About Cader Construction Ltd