Construction Superintendent

Alexandria, Virginia
$65,000 - $80,000 plus benefits
Apr 19, 2018
May 24, 2018
Specialty Trades
Full Time

Tech Contracting is hiring for a full-time Construction Superintendent. Tech Contracting is a division of Tech Painting Company, Inc., in Alexandria, VA, and provides capital improvement and tenant buildout projects for commercial clients. This work is performed throughout the greater-Washington, DC metropolitan region. We have developed an excellent reputation in this area of commercial construction work, and the Construction Superintendent position allows us to continue to grow while maintaining our high standards of service.

The Construction Superintendent will be responsible for managing multiple projects, schedules, and trades, and will establish and maintain standards of quality and performance for the construction division. Knowledge of local codes and OSHA rules required. Must have strong oral and written communication skills (proficiency in Spanish a plus but not required); be highly organized; and be able to read construction documents.

Responsibilities and Duties

· Ensure assigned projects are kept on schedule and within budget while meeting clients’ needs and delivering a quality project

· Generate schedules and plans of operation for multiple projects in close consultation with sales rep and customers

· Coordinate scheduling and awarding subcontracts, purchase orders, and change orders as needed

· Manage multiple trades to keep work flow moving

· Establish and maintain effective working relationships with subcontractors, clients, and sales staff

· Identify potential issues and ensure timely decisions are made

· Ensure proper document control and record keeping are maintained

· Ensure accuracy in estimates and job costing

· Guide project to completion to ensure proper close-out

· Work a flexible schedule that typically spans early-morning to mid-afternoon hours, and some weekends as needed

Qualifications and Skills

· A minimum of 3 years’ recent construction superintendent experience is preferred

· Superb time management, prioritization, and organizational skills

· Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

· Strong verbal and written communication skills

· Estimating knowledge

· Experience managing multiple projects and multiple trades

· Excellent customer relations skills

· Ability to travel within the mid-Atlantic region as needed

· Ability to read and understand drawings and blueprints

· Intermediate computer skills including Word, Excel, Outlook; as well experience with applications, smart phones, and other technology

· OSHA & CPR training (preferred)

· High School Diploma or Equivalent

· Fluency in English and Spanish

· Valid U.S. driver’s license and clean background check

· Legal proof to work in the United States

· Maintain company-assigned vehicle in a professional manner as required.

· Energetic self-starter with the ability to multi task, possessing a get-it-done attitude, and able to handle a variety of tasks.

Compensation and Benefits Package:

· Annual salary range $65,000 - $80,000, based on experience and qualifications

· Company-provided mobile phone and tablet

· Company-provided vehicle with take-home privilege

· Company-provided gas card and credit card for business expenses

· Company-provided logo’d shirts and outerwear

· Paid time off

· Six paid holidays

· Medical, dental, vision, and gap insurance options

· 401K with company match