Construction Site Superintendent

D&D Building
Grand Rapids, MI
Jul 07, 2017
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Job Description

Job Summary: The Project Superintendent's responsibility is to supervise the field construction of a project and to complete the Work on schedule, within the budget and to the quality of workmanship specified.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • To provide leadership and to establish and maintain effective and harmonious working relationships of the on-site staff and to promote a positive project morale.
  • To have a thorough and complete knowledge and understanding of the General Contract, each Subcontract, the contract drawings, specifications and addenda, and to assist the Project Manager in the development of the on-site procedures.
  • To examine the contract drawings, specifications and addenda for design deficiencies, impractical details and possible code violations, and to bring these to the attention of the Project Manager who will review them with the Architect.
  • To assist the Project Manager and the Scheduling Manager in the development and refinement of the Project Schedule, and to work with the Project Manager to keep the schedules properly updated, and to see that the job meets the various required dates.
  • To plan and review the Construction Program with the Project Manager including quality control procedures, safety and security practices, field office location and layout, temporary utilities, staging areas, equipment and manpower.
  • To coordinate, direct, monitor, and with the Assistant Superintendent(s) and the technical coordinators, (project specific as required) inspect the activities of the Subcontractors, Suppliers labor and material.
  • To verify that each Subcontractor has completed his contractual requirements as condition precedent to beginning his work at the jobsite. This includes a Certificate of Insurance, a fully executed Subcontract, a Schedule of Values and a Safety Program.
  • To see that all required permits or licenses have been obtained.
  • To cooperate with, and direct when necessary, the activities of the inspection agencies, and to effect remedial actions indicated by the reports of these agencies.
  • To chair weekly coordination meetings and monthly safety meetings with the subcontractors and to issue typewritten minutes to the Project Manager as a result thereof.

SAFETY Responsibilities:
  • To insure that subcontractor enforces their safety programs including the holding of toolbox safety meetings and site safety meetings.
  • 30 Hour OSHA training

  • Knowledgeable with blue prints, specs and scopes of work for all trade work being conducted
  • Have an understanding of project cost analysis and effectively use Microsoft Word & Excel, Project, Google Drive and email.
  • Bachelors in Construction Management or equivalent field experience.

Company Description
Advantage Millwork supplies high quality products and craftsmanship to the retail, medical, educational, institutional, religious, non-profit, pharmacy, and laboratory sectors. We are capable of both high volume production and one-time custom work.
Advantage Millwork offers full service delivery including CAD services, shop drawing production, construction, shipping, and installation. Refinishing and resurfacing of existing units can also be done either at your facility or in our shop. Advantage Millwork has been in business since 1968 and is located just 6 miles Southeast of Downtown Grand Rapids Michigan. We are a proud member of the Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) since 2001 and have been certified by the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) since 2007.

Grand Rapids, MI


Thu, 6 Jul 2017 08:54:32 PDT