Construction Superintendent

Fort Belvoir, VA 20743 | Temp/Contract to Direct

Post Date: 05/25/2018 Job ID: real_street-1836 Industry: Construction General Pay Rate: 26.44-40.87

Job Description:

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As the leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.

We currently have a great assignment for a Construction Superintendent with one of our top clients. As a Construction Superintendent, you will be supporting our client, a well-respected general contractor servicing mainly Federal agencies in the Mid-Atlantic region and specializing in mechanical, electrical, architectural and multi-discipline construction and renovation projects.

Job Responsibilities:

The Construction Superintendent will be responsible for all site construction activities and supervises all field personnel to successfully complete the project on schedule and within budget. As a Construction Superintendent, you will meet with the Construction Manager as soon as jobs are awarded to review and plan for materials, safety, labor and equipment budgets, and shall:

  • Coordinate and supervise all construction activities
  • Direct all field personnel to complete projects on schedule, within budget and with quality workmanship that conforms to original plans and specifications
  • Maintain construction schedule by identifying and solving problems
  • Order materials and schedule inspections, as necessary, throughout the process
  • Understand the project plans, specifications and the company systems
  • Maintain positive relationships with customers, contractors, suppliers and other employees
  • Prepare schedule and supervise completion of a final punch list
  • Promote job site safety, encourage safe work practices and rectify job site hazards immediately
  • Ensure all company employees and contractors are adhering to the company safety policy
  • Maintain an organized job site including the construction office
  • Meet with subcontractors to ensure satisfactory job progress
  • Ensure all reports and records are completed in an accurate and timely manner
  • Forward reports to the appropriate company personnel
  • Supervise material orders and coordinate the activities of labor and subcontractors on deliveries
  • Confer with managers and technical associates in order to coordinate activities
  • Conduct and participate in safety meetings
Job Requirements: 

Specific qualifications for the Construction Superintendent role include:

  • Associate’s Degree in Construction Management preferred
  • 5+ years of superintendent experience working on Federal interior construction projects
  • Experienced in managing multiple projects
  • Certified in OSHA 30, First Aid and CPR; preferred
  • Strong knowledge of construction methods and safety law
  • U.S. citizenship
  • Active FBI contractor badge preferred
  • Ability to pass a background investigation 



RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Health, dental, vision and prescription coverage
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • 401(k) with generous company match
  • Paid time off

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