Construction Superintendent

Clear Path for Veterans: Career Services
Chittenango, New York

Job Title: Construction Superintendent

Location: Syracuse

Pay Range: $85k - 95k/yr

Objective: To provide on-site supervision for all phases of construction projects, including coordinating subcontractors, material and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being followed, and work is proceeding on schedule and within budget. Superintendent shall be responsible for scheduling, inspections, quality control, and job site safety.

Essential Functions:

  • Schedule subcontractors, consultants, and vendors in critical path to ensure timely completion
  • Perform quality control duties and responsibilities regarding the work being performed
  • Communicate with project team regarding ASI’s, RFI’s, and Material Submittals
  • Ensure that subcontractor is fully executing and complying with his contracted scope of work
  • Coordinate required inspections with local jurisdictions
  • Identify subcontractor non-compliance with safety, health, and environmental quality standards
  • Identify conflicts in construction progress and communicate them to project team for resolution
  • Maintain daily log (written) of activities on the jobsite as well as project daily employee sign-in sheets, safety inspection logs, progress photos, SWPPP document control, SDS maintenance, etc.
  • Ensure subcontractor has corrected all deficiencies identified by project team
  • Walk all units on project daily to monitor activities and assist in future planning
  • Preside over weekly subcontractor meetings designed to coordinate the work / sequencing of project
  • Issue notices of non-compliance to subcontractors in regards to quality of work or scheduling
  • Ensure that the job site is always kept safe, clean, and organized 
  • Perform job progress and completion punch list identification and completion
  • Ensure proper staffing of company and subcontractor manpower
  • Maintain positive relationship with owners and owner’s representative

Position Requirements

  • Associates or Bachelor's Degree in Construction related field (or equivalent experience) 
  • Effective use of technology: mobile phone, fax, email, computer programs, digital camera, etc.   
  •  Ability to visit entire job site (including stairs and elevated structures)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Good math/accounting skills  
  • Strong management skills  
  • Strong ability to read drawings and specifications 
  • Functions effectively as part of a team 
  • Exhibits strong leadership qualities    
  • Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times 
  • Delegates work appropriately   
  • Strong decision making/problem solving skills 
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Must be ready, willing, and able to travel if/when necessary 

Veterans highly encouraged to apply

**Clear Path for Veterans is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing aid to veterans, their family members and associates. This job is posted by our Career Services department on behalf of the companies we partner with to succeed in our mission of assisting veterans (and their dependents) to find civilian employment.**

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