Company Overview

Westbow Construction is a rapidly expanding construction and development company located in Chilliwack, BC. Over the last 5 years we have built and sold over 500 homes in the BC and Saskatchewan markets. Westbow is looking for hard working individuals that are excited by a fast-paced environment and growth. We are a company that prides ourselves on living up to our core values:

  • We work hard, we work smart
  • We build lasting value
  • We are creative and innovative
  • We have fun
  • We act with integrity
  • We care

Job Overview and Responsibilities

The Construction Assistant Superintendent will work directly with the Site Super to assist in finish carpentry of new home residential construction. Some of the tasks will include:

  • Pipe Fitting & Slab Prep
  • Minor framing & completing framing checklists
  • Detailing homes ready for occupancy
  • Ensuring high standards of construction have been kept
  • Assisting Site Supervisor with consulting trades
  • Reading and interpreting blueprint drawings to determine specifications and calculate requirements
  • Cleaning buildings when necessary

Role Competencies

A successful candidate should:

  • Be an experienced & highly skilled carpenter
  • Have a great eye for detail
  • Be a good problem solver
  • Have a good understanding of safety rules and regulations
  • Be a good decision maker
  • Be exceptionally organized
  • Have excellent verbal communication skills
  • Be able to work alone at times

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years carpentry experience including wood framing, finish carpentry and using construction related hand/power tools
  • New home construction experience is an asset
  • Knowledge of the BC Building code and standard construction practices is preferred
  • Willing to take a Level 2 First Aid course
  • Forklift ticket considered an asset
  • Ability to lift heavy items up to 50 lbs
Job Type: Full Time

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