Commercial Construction Senior Superintendent - Building Enclosure in Falls Church, VA at HITT

Date Posted: 7/13/2020

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Job Description

Commercial Construction Senior Superintendent – Building Enclosure

Note: The position location for this role is in St. Louis, Missouri. All potential candidates must be open to a long-term relocation for this long-term project.

A Senior Superintendent (Supt.) directs the work flow of the project on site consistent with the project schedule and HITT safety and quality standards.  The Senior Supt. provides leadership and serves as the liaison between project team members to promote the interest of both the business and clients in all matters, as well as demonstrate the characteristics of a mid-level leader. Senior Supt.s communicate project priorities to site staff and all subcontractors, serving as the primary leader on site for the construction project.

Project Specific Responsibilities

  • Being able to work under a fully integrated Joint Venture team structure and understanding not all superiors or direct reports will be directly employed by HITT Contracting, but will be a part of the McCarthy HITT project team.
  • Experience working with a complex building enclosure system
  • Lead the field side of the enclosure functional team within the project
  • Review RFP, Design Documents, and subcontractor submittals for the building enclosure systems at a minimum. Provide timely feedback and information during and upon completion of the reviews to allow for an overall expedited review and acceptance
  • Participate in design related calls and meetings regarding the enclosure systems
  • Ensure the design is adhered to and being prepared for a fast-paced installation
  • Experience on a Design Build project delivery is greatly preferred
     

General Responsibilities

  • Understanding and administering the HITT safety program to include all subcontractors, ensuring that all accidents/incidents are promptly reported and investigated, and assisting in safety inspections by outside agencies
  • Maintain HITT quality standards for all aspects of the project
  • Serve as the leader for all on site safety, managing a safe jobsite for all involved
  • Maintain daily log of all activities and site conditions, while managing the punch list and closeout process through owner/architect acceptance
  • Work with the project manager in formulating project schedule, ensuring that the proper methods and sequence of installation are followed, making and following through with schedule commitments, and maintaining HITT quality standards
  • Maintain good working relationships with all subcontractors on the project, developing relationships within the community which enhance business opportunities, and ensuring subcontractors are treated fairly
  • Ensure complete, accurate daily documentation of work orders/tickets, understanding subcontractor scope of work to avoid unnecessary change orders, and identifying problems early and act immediately to provide solutions
  • Develop and organize the site team, arranging for temporary facilities/utilities for the site, and identifying long lead items that need to be expedited
  • Collaborate with the project manager and site operations team throughout the life of the project
     

Qualifications 

  • High school diploma required, four-year degree from an accredited university within the construction, engineering, or business concentrations strongly preferred
  • 8-10 years’ experience in commercial construction, including experience with a commercial general contractor. Large-scale project experience is required.
  • Weekend work, fast paced project experience all a plus
  • Mastery of building processes and best practices
  • Ability to organize necessary resources, including people, tools and time to meet tight deadlines and achieve desired results
  • Project lead experience preferred Previous experience in a superintendent or project lead experience preferred
  • Ability to master sector/project-specific software systems including but not limited to: Microsoft Office suite (ex. Project, Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.), ProCore, Adobe, BlueBeam,
  • OSHA 30 Certification preferred
  • Ability to walk and/or stand for long periods of time and the ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must demonstrate a strong ability to:
    • Communicate clearly, concisely, and professionally, with a strong focus on audience appropriate business writing and verbal skills
    • Demonstrate a positive attitude and passion for construction and our industry
    • Gather data, interpret it into meaningful information, and relay that information through clear, concise communication strategies; ability to see how pieces and processes fit into and affect the bigger picture/business model
    • Organize and manage tasks and priorities
    • Demonstrate integrity consistently with The HITT Way and HITT’s core values
    • Seek continuous improvement of knowledge and abilities, internal focus on self-improvement
    • Adapt and exercise flexibility with the ever-changing world of technology, design, means and methods
    • Collaborate with people of various backgrounds and styles
    • Create and maintain relationships with colleagues, clients, subcontractors, and vendors
    • Exhibit respectfulness by being punctual, engaged/focused, and respectful of others

HITT Contracting Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

 

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