Construction Superintendent

  • Location

    New York, USA

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  • Salary:

    US$140000.00 - US$200000.00 per annum + Full Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tommy Marino

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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General Superintendent
New York, NY'

Job Summary

Our client is seeking a Superintendent to join their growing New York City team. The super will help consistently deliver projects on time, on budget and that exceed client expectations. We provide our superintendents with the necessary support and resources to excel in their role and make sure all projects are completed to the highest standard. The Superintendent directly supervises field labor force, including subcontractors and laborers/craft workers. The candidate must demonstrate strong leadership, organizational and time management skills. They must also have strong client service skills and an understanding of all of the trades associated with commercial interior construction and high-end renovation projects.

Responsibilities and Duties
* Oversee all daily field operations to ensure proper site safety, construction, progress, quality control, housekeeping, and daily log;
* Provide guidance, leadership and direct supervision of site staff, including assistant superintendents, laborers and other construction related personnel;
* Management of schedule, including weekly preparation of 2-week look ahead;
* Proactively schedule and coordinate all subcontractors to ensure completion of the project in accordance with the project schedule and to ensure that no additional costs are required for completion of work;
* Develop comprehensive understanding of project strategy and commitments including financial goals, scheduling, logistics, phasing, milestones, and inspections;
* Demonstrate and maintain effective and open dialogue with the project team regarding changes in work, job conditions, subcontractor relations and any deviation in the direction of the project;
* Work in partnership with project management to maintain an updated and accurate project schedule that reflects the changes in project status and that meets the cost and time requirements of the project;
* Run weekly meetings, including project and subcontractor meetings;
* Manage the RFI process; consisting of the creation of and suggestions on solutions to site issues and tracking them through close out;
* Continuously promote positive subcontractor relations by dealing professionally and fairly with all subcontractors and vendors instilling this philosophy in project team;
* Maintain and review punch list process to ensure all are addressed and executed in a timely manner;
* Manage close out process and warranty responses with project manager.

Qualifications and Skills

* 5+ years of relevant experience as a Superintendent, preferably in interior, high-end commercial general contracting
* Must have a proven record of managing complex projects in occupied spaces
* Capable of managing/coordinating multiple quick turnaround projects simultaneously
* Demonstrate proficiency in reading commercial construction plans and specifications
* 10-Hour OSHA Construction Safety and Health Certification
* 4-Hour Supported Scaffold User Certification
* Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Microsoft Project and Procore (preferred but not required)