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Superintendent - Commercial/K-12 Construction -Houston in Houston, TX at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Houston, TX
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Founded in 1989, Satterfield & Pontikes Construction (S&P) is a builder as firmly rooted in traditional values as we are relentless in our pursuit of cutting-edge tools and technology. An ENR Top 400 Contractor, S&P uses advanced technology to maximize value for our clients and is an industry leader in sustainable construction.

Summary of Position:

The Superintendent is the company s representative assigned the responsibility and authority for daily coordination and direction of the project so it is safe, within budget, on schedule, in compliance with the company s quality standards and to the customer s satisfaction.

Core Competencies:

Accountability – Accepts personal responsibility for quality and timeliness of his or her work.

Communication – Communicates well both verbally and in writing.

Consistency – Consistently follows documented procedures and suggests changes/updates when appropriate.

Teamwork – Builds good relationships and rapport with customers, peers, supervisors and managers throughout the organization.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain safety standards – monitor safety planning, execution and documentation on assigned project.
  • Manage project planning – develop and execute the pre-job plan. Determine the construction techniques to be used to construct the project.
  • Develop and maintain the Site Utilization Plan.
  • Manage the preparation of the CPM baseline, monthly CPM schedule updates and narratives, and CPM fragments with changes and delays.
  • Manage and develop field engineers and assistant superintendents. Orient new personnel to the company and project.
  • Review equipment requirements with the project manager.
  • Review monthly sub pay apps to ensure progress in line with actual work installed.
  • Coordinate, schedule and manage all subcontractors and vendors. Conduct Weekly Subcontractor Coordination Meetings with all onsite or soon to be onsite subcontractor supervision.
  • Expedite vendors and subcontractors on a daily and weekly basis. Identify and resolve construction problems as they develop. Keep the project on schedule.
  • Maintain accurate time-keeping and cost records.
  • Plan, staff and manage self-performance activities.
  • Review weekly labor reports and monthly total job cost reports carefully to determine areas needing special attention, and initiate changes and procedures to bring costs back into budget.
  • Manage the Quality Control Program.
  • Comply with all jobsite reporting requirements, including daily reports, sos, weekly unit reports, weekly updates to the two week look-aheads and monthly updates to the construction schedule.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly jobsite.
  • Mitigate all potential subcontractor change orders and back-charges that may affect project profitability and document them to the extent required.
  • Close out the project in compliance with the contract documents.
  • Strives to satisfy the customer, subcontractor, vendor and company.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Experience, Education, Certification:

  • BA or BS in Construction or related degree preferred but not required.
  • Five (5) years of superintendent experience.
  • Experience in scheduling, field supervision, quality control and production of all phases of construction