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Job Title:             Superintendent

Accountable to:   Field Operations Manager

Office Location:  Jacksonville, FL 32202

Work status:        Full-time

Work Hours:        7:00 am – 4:00 pm & as needed to meet deadlines

Salary: $85,000.00

Benefits: Full benefits package, to include medical, dental, 401k, vision, Short term & Long term disability, etc.

Type of Position: Direct Hire

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Superintendent provides the knowledge, skills and experience required to manage the day-to-day field operations of construction projects and is responsible for the production aspects of the work. The Superintendent is accountable for: producing quality work that is constructed consistent with the standard’s set forth in the project documents, plans, specifications and established company standards; for performing the work in a timely and cost effective manner and for maintaining a work environment that is safe and continuously kept clean and orderly. Provide the forward face of the firm responsible for establishing a professional work environment that includes: fostering a positive atmosphere, promoting proactive and effective communication, facilitating problem solving and for minimizing and resolving conflict in a constructive manner. Provide the managerial and leadership skills necessary to accomplish the work by means of subcontractors and to manage the day-today issues of a small self-performed workforce.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Managing the day-to-day field activities to ensure that the project milestone dates and overall schedule completion dates are met.
  • Creating short-interval look-ahead project schedules to make sure that upcoming project tasks are communicated, tracked and executed.
  • Creating and maintaining a culture that values safety, health and cleanliness on the job site.
  • Managing and coordinating the work to ensure that it is constructed in an orderly and deliberate manner that is compliant with project specifications.
  • Establishing and maintaining all dimensional controls for the project to include the use of third party survey and layout personnel when appropriate.
  • Verifying that all work is installed in a workmanlike manner and in accordance with specifications.
  • Manage and look-ahead no less than two weeks to proactively identifying issues that could lead to problems and facilitate solutions.
  • Coordinating all inspections and ensuring that the quality aspects of the physical work are fully documented.
  • Ensuring all aspects of the project are compliant with all company standards and legal requirements that govern the project and the community in which the project(s) takes place.
  • Conducting and/or attending pre-construction, progress and other project and staff meetings.
  • Conducting and/or participating in regularly held meetings involving BKE internal staff, managers, and subcontractors.
  • Managing self-performed activities to ensure that work is being performed within the established project budget.
  • Managing changes in project scope to ensure that the most up-to-date project documents are being used at all times to prevent avoidable rework.
  • Reviewing contracts, subcontracts, purchase orders and other agreement to ensure that the scope, terms and conditions are consistently and proactively being met.
  • Managing the punch list and project closeout process to assure timely completion.
  • Maintaining daily paperwork such as timecards, field reports, schedule updates and E-mail correspondence.
  • Directing and managing the work loads of supporting staff to include training, mentoring and follow up; and participating in and encouraging staff to seek out life-long learning opportunities and professional development.

 

REQUIRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the construction industry, preferably with a focus on commercial and industrial projects in the federal market.
  • A demonstrated understanding of construction means and methods associated with the renovation and construction of commercial and industrial projects.
  • The ability to effectively communicate both in the English written and spoken word
  • Proficiency with spreadsheets, Email and other software used in the construction industry
  • Current safety credentials to include OSHA certification and CPR/Life Safety Certs
  • Current CQM-C Certification and USACE ECATS Certification, preferred
  • Driver’s license with clean Driving Record

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

May be required to lift heavy objects, excessive sitting, walking, driving, bending and reaching, pointing or directing objects or materials. The general physical demands of this position are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.