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Senior Superintendent - Specialty Contracts

THIS POSITION REQUIRES YOU LIVE WITHIN A 50 MILE RADIUS FROM FREDERICK, MD (No relocation assistance available).

This position also requires the candidate to work a flexible schedule as most of the work is in the evening or overnight and some weekends.

Essential Duties:

  • Assist project manager with developing and implementing project procedures, schedules, and standards.
  • Review the work for conformance with the specifications, acceptable levels of quality, safety, and schedule.
  • Determine method of construction, material requirements and equipment.
  • Determine the staff needed to maintain the schedule and properly supervise the work.
  • Coordinate, plan, and supervise work force and subcontractors; recruits and trains field team members.
  • Supervise all phases of the work performed by the Company and its subcontractors.
  • Develop/foster relationships with the Architect, Owner, Local Authorities, Building Inspectors, and Subcontractor Representatives.
  • Inform the Project Manager of all Owner or Architect requested changes or other conditions which will impact cost or schedule.
  • Review and approve all subcontractor, supplier, and miscellaneous material invoices; verify correct subcontract amounts and previous paid, along with quantities, unit price, and extensions.
  • Establish and maintain up-to-date files and shop drawings for the field office.
  • Notify the Project Manager in a timely fashion with regard to any and all significant problem areas on the project.
  • Meet with each subcontractor prior to starting work to review scope and schedule.
  • Maintain a clean, orderly site which will be conductive to a safe and productive job.
  • Prepare punch lists prior to the Architect’s walk through; verify that all punch list items and remedial work are expeditiously performed on completion of the project.
  • Review all work for compliance with the appropriate safety requirements; ensure compliance with all federal, state, city and county entities.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experienced in fast-track ground-up buildings of 5,000 sq. ft. and under.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of construction, cost, control, schedules, and safety required
  • Communication and organization skills
  • Detail orientated
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products
  • Proficient with reading blueprints
  • Proficient knowledge of applicable building codes, zoning ordinances, OSHA/MOSH requirements and other legal requirements
  • Interpersonal skills.

Education and Experience

  • Four year degree in construction discipline OR equivalent combination of technical training and education
  • OSHA training
  • CPR and Standard First Aid training/certification
  • Green card for SCE preferred
  • Five to eight years of commercial construction experience required
  • 3-5 years of supervision skills required