Superintendent – Civil

  •   Los Angeles

The Superintendent is responsible for field operations on the project(s) assigned in order to achieve timely and profitable completion of each project.  The Superintendent directly supervises field labor force, including laborers/craft workers. This position demonstrates strong leadership, organizational and time management skills, as well as have strong communication and client service skills.


Major Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Direct day-to-day on-site supervision of field labor force;
  • Inspection of Contractor or (Sub)Contract operations to ensure compliance with Contract;
  • Review and approve items with Project Manager;
  • Maintain good relationships with internal and external clients;
  • Develop and maintain site logistics plan, in coordination with Project Manager;
  • Conduct quality inspections;
  • Coordinate site testing and inspection efforts;
  • Monitor costs, including labor time and material;
  • Communicates and enforces Safety Program;
  • Demonstrates commitment to an Injury-Free Environment through own actions and mentoring others;
  • Manages schedules, including preparation of detailed short-term schedules and ensuring all activities take place on or ahead of scheduled dates;
  • Prepares and submits Superintendent’s Daily Reports;
  • Attends and participates in project meetings, including subcontractor meetings.

Job Skills & Abilities:

  • Computer knowledge and efficiency, including Microsoft Office products;
  • Broad understanding of industry;
  • Familiarity with requirements of drawings and specifications and with terms and conditions of Project Contracts, Subcontracts and Purchase Orders;
  • 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;
  • Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times;
  • Delegates work appropriately;
  • Strong decision making/problem solving skills;
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.



Education and/or Experience:

  • Junior College or Vocational education desired;
  • OSHA certification;
  • First Aid/CPR certification;
  • 5+ years of industry experience.


  • Bachelors in Civil or Construction Management or equivalent desired;
  • 5+ years of industry experience

Job ID: 1790

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Company Industry

Architect Industry

Company Size

1 - 9 Employees



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