Construction Superintendent

NC, Winston Salem
Posted 1 year ago

Creative Management Staffing Services is seeking to hire Construction Superintendent

Location: Winston Salem, NC, U.S.

Time Frame to Fill: Immediately – Perm

Rate of Pay: $75,000 – $94,000 annually

Job Title: Construction Superintendent

Job description summary: Creative Management Staffing Services is seeking to hire a Construction Superintendent to provide on-site coordination for all phases of construction projects, including coordinating subcontractors, material and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being strictly followed, and work is proceeding on schedule and within budget. Superintendent shall be responsible for scheduling, inspections, quality control, and job site safety.

  • Essential Functions / Major Responsibilities of Superintendent:
  • Schedule subcontractors, consultants, and vendors in critical path to ensure timely completion.
  • Perform quality control duties and responsibilities regarding the work being performed
  • Communicate with project team regarding ASI’s, RFI’s, and Material Submittals.
  • Ensure that subcontractor is fully executing and complying with his contracted scope of work.
  • Coordinate required inspections with local jurisdictions.
  • Identify subcontractor non-compliance with safety, health, and environmental quality standards.
  • Identify conflicts in construction progress and communicate them to project team for resolution.
  • Maintain daily log (written) of activities on the jobsite.
  • Perform Superintendent duties at multiple job sites, simultaneously.
  • Ensure subcontractor has corrected all deficiencies identified by project team.
  • Walk all units on project daily to monitor activities and assist in future planning.
  • Preside over weekly subcontractor meetings designed to coordinate the work.
  • Issue notices of non-compliance to subcontractors in regard to quality of work or scheduling.
  • Ensure that the job site is always kept in a clean and organized manner.
  • Perform job progress and completion punch list identification and completion.
  • Secondary Functions:
  • Assist in budgeting, bidding, and award of subcontracts.
  • Assist in obtaining permits or approval of revisions.
  • Gather project material submittals and maintain records of approvals at the jobsite.
  • Coordinate homeowner unit specifications with marketing staff
  • Identify areas of work that are outside of subcontracted scope.
  • Preside at pre-construction meeting with each subcontractor.
  • Opening the jobsite at beginning of the day and securing the jobsite at the end of the day.
  • Assist in hiring sub-tier employees.

Job Scope:

  • The Project Superintendent is solely responsible for and will be held accountable for the timely completion of the project and ensuring that the project is constructed in strict accordance with plans, specifications, and local codes.  Project Superintendent shall schedule all subcontractors, consultants, and vendors, as well as ensure their completion of work within time allowed. 
  • The Project Superintendent shall be responsible for the coordination of work directed in the field, provide work is performed in accordance with plans and specifications.  Conflicts or revisions to the plan shall be communicated with the project team (i.e. superiors, architect, engineer, consultant, owner).
  • Superintendent shall supervise all subcontractors, consultants, and vendors on a daily basis.  This supervision shall ensure adequate manpower is available for each task and compliant work performed.  This position shall be responsible for monitoring project security personnel. 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to identify deficient work and provide resolution.
  • Communicate using the following tools: telephone, fax machine, written logs, email, computer, blackberry devices, digital camera.
  • Blueprint reading.
  • Physically lift to 100 lbs.
  • Endurance and ability to visit entire job site, including stairs or other elevated structures.
  • Monitoring jobsite general health and safety.
  • Customer Service, Interpersonal Skills, Oral Communication, Written Communication, Teamwork, Planning/Organizing, Professionalism, Quality, Quantity -Meets productivity standards, Safety and Security -Observes safety and security procedures; Adaptability -Adapts to changes in the work environment; Attendance/Punctuality -Is consistently at work and on time; Dependability -Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan. Initiative-Volunteers readily; Undertakes self-development activities;

Other Qualifications:

  • Must be able to travel to the jobsite(s) as assigned.
  • NCDL Required
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening

Education and/or Experience:

  • As a minimum an associate degree required. A bachelor’s degree is preferred in the relevant field. A minimum of three years (3) of experience in the construction field of verifiable experience, thorough knowledge of construction trades and be computer literate.
  • Microsoft office (Excel, Power Point, Word & Outlook)
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. 
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. 
  • Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. 
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. 
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
  • Mathematical Skills
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. 
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
  • Reasoning
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

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