Commercial Construction Superintendent

Reference Number: VhwlOh
Location: Columbia, South Carolina, US

Our client, a successful general contractor with business in many areas of commercial construction is seeking and experience Construction Superintendent.  This company has a solid reputation for doing the job right and taking care of it’s people and sub-contractors.  This person will oversee the daily construction activities at work site, including scheduling of workers, delivery of equipment and materials, and progress of project. They will work with subcontractors to complete project within the given budget and time frame. The Superintendent will need to be familiar with a variety of field’s concepts, practices, and goals.


Job Tasks

  • Will be responsible for directing the work of others.
  • This employee uses technical knowledge and skill in making inspections and investigations to ensure adherence to plans and specifications by subcontractors and company employees as well as temporary labor for the assigned construction project.
  • Work is directed and reviewed through the establishment of goals and subsequent evaluation of progress toward goal attainment.
  • Lay out and control of building lines.
  • Inspects & controls quality.
  • Inspects construction projects and files daily reports.
  • Confers with subcontractors in the solution of problems.
  • Coordinates pay estimates with subcontractor.
  • Composes correspondence and reported related to projects.
  • Assist with construction conferences.

Experience Required:

  • 5 + years experience in building construction and other project inspection activities.
  • Medical facility construction experience is preferred
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • 3 + years Experience as a superintendent supervising others
  • Ability to read and interpret building plans and specifications from blue prints
  • Thorough knowledge of all types of building, paving and utility construction.
Standard Management (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)