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Construction Superintendent. Job Description - Ottenweller Contracting LLC. 

 

Summary: 

The Construction Superintendent oversees all phases of the construction project. 

Supervisory Responsibilities: 

• Interviews and hires site workers. 

• Approves timecards and requests for time off. 

• Prepares work schedules and assignments. 

• Communicates and enforces safety procedures and site rules. 

Duties/Responsibilities: 

• Develops a schedule and cost-effective plan for completion of an assigned project. 

• Collaborates with other staff to create preconstruction estimates and budgets for materials and labor. 

• Coordinates and schedules the work activities of tradespeople, professionals, and laborers, communicating to and via project foreperson to deliver instructions and project assignments as appropriate. 

• Regularly inspects work for quality and timeliness; prepares and provides progress reports to owners and architects; makes recommendations for necessary modifications. 

• Collaborates with architect, engineer, and other pertinent stakeholders to ensure specifications, zoning requirements, and other regulations are met. 

• Ensures specifications and regulations outlined in architectural and engineering plans are followed. 

• Obtains required permits and licenses; executes construction contracts according to terms of agreement. 

• Maintains records related to costs and inventory. 

• Monitors budget throughout the project and communicates variances as they occur. 

• Addresses any safety violations or other deficiencies. 

• Performs other related duties as assigned. 

Job Type: Full-time 

Salary: Competitive and Commensurate with Experience and depending on what project worked on. 

 

Required Skills/Abilities: 

• Good verbal and written communication skills. 

• Ability to work under pressure. 

• Ability to oversee and coordinate a variety of people in different roles. 

• Extremely detail oriented. 

• Ability to read, understand, and execute blueprints, drawings, and plans. 

• Thorough understanding of legal requirements relating to construction and building sites. 

• Thorough understanding of quality building practices. 

• Ability to quickly identify problems and efficiently solve them. 

Education and Experience: 

• High School Diploma or equivalent required. 

• At least four years’ experience in building trade required. 

Physical Requirements: 

• Must be able to access and navigate all areas of the construction site in all types of weather. 

• Must be able to lift 40 pounds at a time. 

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. 

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