Construction Assistant Superintendent

Personnel Management - Des Moines, IA4.2

Full-timeEstimated: $71,000 - $97,000 a year
Edward Rose & Sons is aggressively expanding to new areas for the construction of new apartment projects. We are seeking a qualified Construction Assistant Superintendent .
The Superintendents are responsible for the overall day-to-day supervision of field related construction activities. Candidates must have extensive experience with wood frame construction, hospitality level finishes, and multi-family facilities. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in the construction industry.

Primary Responsibilities:
Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Planning, managing, coordinating and supervising the construction process from initial development of land through final acceptance of buildings, on a timely and economic basis. Originate and maintain schedules for all trades, with assistance from the Superintendent and Project Manager, and be responsible for the contractor’s adherence thereto. Hold contractor’s accountable for their performance through straight-forward communications, relating their performance to payment for their services. The company often pays contractor invoices every two weeks, so the Superintendents are given excellent leverage to get contracted work completed. Given designs, permits, and construction trade contracts, implementation of managerial oversight, company policies, industry standards, with the construction plans and contracts into a quality product built for longevity. Directly inspect each trade's work and approval of their invoicing according to contract payment terms. Oversee the quality of construction, and ensure safety on the job site. Facilitate weekly subcontractor meetings for planning, scheduling, quality control and safety issues with any scheduled trades.