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The Project Superintendent is responsible for the overall planning, scheduling, management, safety, and execution of work for assigned construction projects. Will maximize project profitability and schedule requirements while meeting quality and safety standards and owner expectations. Expectations include proactively responding to customer needs and cultivating Raving Fan customer relationships and assisting with training and development of employees under his/her supervision.

Specific duties include: managing subcontractor performance, development and tracking of CPM schedules, management of overall general construction budgets and safety programs. Comprehend all design documents, develop material procurement lists and incorporate into master schedule, review shop drawings, establish and monitor QC program, and value-engineer throughout projects.  Mentor subordinates, effectively communicate with all project team members, make sound decisions, and seek creative solutions to problems using all available resources.  Create Raving Fans and sell additional work. 

Starting salary:
Pay range varies per region. National minimum salary starts at $70,000

Company benefits:
Profit Sharing, Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Retirement Benefits, Disability Insurance, Parental Leave Benefits, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation

High school courses important to the position:
Math: algebra, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus - Science: physics - English: composition, technical communication

Training, certifications, or degree needed to qualify for the position:
The Superintendent needs to have post high school education or equivalent in the construction field, possess a valid driver?s license, and pass pre-employment drug and alcohol tests and subsequent random testing.

Specific skills that your business recognizes as fundamental to employment (life skills):
Ability to make sound decisions and work productively with others ? Strong problem-solving abilities ? Excellent communication skills, written and verbal ? Be self-motivated to work efficiently and effectively ? Must be able to remain calm during stressful situations and work through any challenges or issues that may arise ? Must be able to know when to ask for help when a job task exceeds their skills or abilities ? Ability to adapt to changing computer technology ? Broad understanding of the commercial construction industry ? Strong ability to read drawings and specifications ? Familiarity with requirements of drawings and specifications and with terms of construction contracts and subcontracts ? Exhibits strong leadership qualities and management skills ? Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times ? Understand building codes and other design requirements to the extent necessary for the project ? Pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test and subsequent random and post-accident drug and alcohol testing ? Professional affiliation ? Community service participation

Advancement opportunities in the company:
Career advancement opportunities in the company are available for employees. They vary depending on individuals, business, and team needs.

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