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Construction Superintendent : Job Profile

Job Title: Construction Superintendent
Job Description:

Position Summary:
The Project Superintendent (PS) is accountable for properly organizing, coordinating, and managing all field activities throughout the project lifecycle to ensure proper construction execution from initiation through closeout. The PS shall ensure that the Owners & Summits project field execution expectations; safety and quality performance, scope, schedule, and cost guidelines are met or exceeded by the subcontracted workforce.
The PS provides field direction for subcontractors and oversight for the project throughout the execution and closeout phases with a specific focus towards the management of safety, quality, schedule, cost, and scope of work performance. In addition, the PS will provide management and monitoring of schedule progress against the schedule plan while mitigating risk to Summit and the Owner. The PS shall develop the execution and communication processes for tight collaboration with all project stakeholders and partners to ensure all field activities are well integrated and coordinated.

Expectations & Objectives:
Safety planning, set expectations, and manage performance through jobsite observations.
Ensure and drive quality expectations, planning and performance management through jobsite observations and corrective actions to eliminate rework.
Implement the Site Observation Reporting process to ensure no surprises in the completion of subcontractor corrective actions.
Collaborate with the Owner, Subcontractors and Material Suppliers to identify opportunities to drive productivity, project execution and overall margin performance.
Facilitate communication processes to ensure timely problem solving and risk mitigation strategies are implemented in alignment with stakeholders objectives.
Engage, contribute, and support the transfer of all key learnings from preceding projects, current projects to future projects.
Formally document the overall plan, including the creation of specific task lists such as but not limited to, CPM schedule, schedule maps for communication with the workforce, detailed task lists, control point and layout plan, equipment plan and contacts, shipping communication plan and contacts, laydown plan, material organization plan, revised drawings, details, and RFIs.

Superintendent Responsibilities:
Create an environment of trust and respect within the project team, while establishing and promoting an atmosphere of collaboration and synergy.
Provide weekly & monthly reports to illustrate project performance vs. plan.
Lead the collaborative effort between field management and the workforce by demonstrating the commitment to align Summits Injury and Incident Free expectations with the projects specific construction tasks and activities.
Manage Subcontractor Relationships establishing a
Company Description:

Summit Engineering and Construction has demonstrated that Better Way through cost saving or profit enhancing designs. They also demonstrate that Better Way through process and technology that allow it to shrink schedules and predictably hit Schedule Milestones critical to the producer. Accomplishing the expected isnt enough. The Summit Team is composed of passionate leaders committed to Finding Your Better Way.