​What is a Site Superintendent?

A Site Superintendent has the responsibility of supervising building of houses, commercial building, hospitals, schools, bridges and roads. Site Superintendents take charge of scheduling, supervising activities and maintaining the safety and compliance on site. 

What are the typical daily duties for a Site Superintendent?

From employer to employer and project to project the job description of a Site Superintendent can vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • Creating cost estimates, including supplies, materials and labor costs for projects

  • Hiring and assigning construction work for projects

  • Monitoring the construction process

  • Meeting with property owners to discuss specifications of a construction project

  • Preparing and reviewing reports and progress

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​Cork is the second largest city in the Republic of Ireland and is situated in the province of Munster. In 2019 the estimated population of Cork was 210,000. Cork has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple large constructions projects in the pipeline, such as:

34-storey hotel on Port of Cork site

Cork is set to see the tallest building in Ireland built. Costing on the region of €150m, this 34-storey tower on the site of the former Port of Cork building on Custom House Quay will include a five star 240 bedroom hotel, as well as food and beverage outlets along with a distillery in the accompanying commercial development.

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