Project Superintendent - Commercial Construction General Contracting

Commercial General Contractor - $30M+ - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)


  • Supervises and coordinates the work of all division trade subcontractors and assigned crews to ensure each scope of work is done properly, in sequence and in accordance to plans, specifications and schedule;
  • Understands and translates construction drawings and material specifications ensuring adherence to contract terms and conditions in coordination with Project Manager;
  • Implements and manages project safety program;
  • Monitors and enforces quality control;
  • Responsible for field contract administration, daily progress reports; change order control and field subcontractor meetings;
  • Collaborates with project manager to manage project costs, critical path, work sequencing and schedule adjustments;
  • Coordinates with project team for timely delivery of material and equipment;
  • Responsible for tracking material and equipment, onsite control and implementing measures to guard against damage and loss;
  • Responsible for workforce development and adherence to contract workforce terms and conditions;
  • Serves as Company field management representative, builds company positive public credibility; good standing and nurtures customer, subcontractor and community

MINIMUM Qualification:

  • At least five years past employment experience with general contractor(s) as project superintendent for construction projects of similar scale and scope typically valued $1M-$20M, preferably in the DC-MD-VA region.
  • In depth knowledge of building codes, field operations management and general contracting construction practices including pre-construction planning, scheduling, safety, cost controls, contract administration, material/equipment controls and workforce supervision;
  • Understands how to read and interpret construction drawings and material specifications;
  • Excellent math, formulation, mechanical aptitude and configuration skills;
  • Keen attention to detail, organization and effective time management skills;
  • Proficient computer skills;
  • Proficient English writing and speaking skills; Spanish language proficiency beneficial;
  • OSHA 30-hr Construction Safety certified;
  • Ability to effectively lead, problem solve and coordinate the overlapping activities of all construction division trades and assigned workforce;
  • Effective ability, temperament and skills to resolve conflict, work effectively under pressure and adapt to changing conditions and diverse cultures;
  • Works effectively with project management team, architects, engineers and other construction professionals;
  • Ability to work varying, flexible schedule;
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Job Type: Full-time


  • commercial general contracting superintendent: 5 years (Required)
  • estimating: 1 year (Preferred)
  • project management: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school (Required)


  • Washington, D.C. (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)
  • OSHA 30 hr Construction Safety Certification (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)