Construction Superintendent

Summary

The Construction Superintendent coordinates all site construction activities and supervises all field personnel as required to successfully complete the project on schedule and within budget. This includes maintaining the highest quality, supervising all trade and field personnel, while administering good construction safety practices with all on-site activities. Maintains the job site office and closes out projects.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Coordinates and supervises all construction activities
  • Directs all field personnel to achieve completion of the project on schedule, within budget, with quality workmanship that conforms to original plans and specifications
  • Maintains construction schedule, identifies and solves problems
  • Orders materials and schedules inspections as necessary throughout project
  • Understands the project plans and specifications
  • Maintains positive relationships with customers, contractors, suppliers and other employees
  • Prepares schedules and supervises completion of final punch list
  • Promotes job site safety, encourages safe work practices and rectifies job site hazards immediately
  • Ensures all company employees and contractors are adhering to company safety policy
  • Maintains an organized job site, including the on-site office

Knowledge and Skills Required

Utilizing strong communication and organizational skills, displays strong written skills, employs effective listening skills. Must be about to analyze problems and makes sound decisions in a timely manner based on objectives, risks, implications and costs. Must be tactful and mature with well-developed interpersonal skills

Qualitative and Other Attributes Required

A self-starter, highly motivated and goal oriented. Must have excellent attention to detail with emphasis placed on quality. Must be quick, confident, assertive, ethical and analytical.