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Construction Superintendent

San Diego, CA

A reputable San Diego based general contractor that specializes in design-build is looking for an experienced Superintendent to manage and provide the best turnkey vision/solution for each project through respectful alliances between the office, the clients and the subcontractors. The Superintendent will implement the project, work with the subcontractors, and perform some of the project work. This person will ensure the timely completion of each project to the satisfaction of the client. They will work closely with the Project Manager and/or Superintendent to ensure coordinated job flow.


  • Manage project budget

  • Work with the Project Manager (PM) to determine the most cost      effective method to deliver the project on time to the satisfaction of the clients based on current activities.

  • Study job specifications compared to client requests to determine appropriate construction methods to utilize

  • Implement timeline to endure timely completion

  • Daily Reports

  • Manage laborers

  • Schedule subcontractors

  • Write field Change Orders

  • Coordinate with PM on Change Orders, Staffing, Budget, Problem solving

  • Call for Inspections

  • Manage Inspectors on jobsite

  • Check subcontractors’ work against master contract. Manage any discrepancies

  • Clean Trucks

  • Select, contract and oversee staff and subcontractors on the      Project

  • Determine labor requirements and ensure project is properly staffed

  • Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with building      and safety codes, and other regulations

  • Interpret and explain plans/contract terms to staff,      subcontractors, and clients

  • Prepare and submit budget estimates and progress & cost      tracking reports weekly

  • Understand and manage construction materials

  • Perform work timely, in accordance with contract

  • Manage client expectations

  • Safety Management coordination

  • Manage job delays in a timely and professional manner.

  • Communicate any delays, changes, issues on jobsite to PM and/or Super daily

  • Ensure clear communication with PM as to who owns financial      responsibility in resolution with complaints and construction problems before implementation of solutions.

  • Get the Project done on time.

  • Manage Labor Schedules

  • Manage existing client relationships


  • Skilled laborer (carpentry, painting, electric etc)

  • Problem Solving

  • Planning

  • Computer Skills desired: Word, Excel, MS Project

  • Organized and good follow through

  • Understanding of construction industry regulations

  • Understanding of construction trades and how they interface

  • Hands on knowledge/experience of construction projects

  • Project implementation experience

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