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Heavy Civil Superintendent

US$140000 - US$170000 per annum
USAVirginiaVirginia Beach, VirginiaVirginia, USA
Apply2020-10-29 15:56:582021-08-05EWI Recruitment USA

Heavy Civil Superintendent

Date posted: October 29, 2020
US$140000 - US$170000 per annum
Virginia, USA
Job description

Heavy Civil Superintendent - Virginia

As a Superintendent a major infrastructure project in Virginia, you will schedule, coordinate and supervise production and workforce engaged on your assigned area of the project.

What you will be doing

· Supervises assigned project work and liaises between field engineering, estimating, and workforce to ensure project compliance with contract drawings and specifications.

· Plans work methods, materials, equipment needs and work schedule for assigned project work. Reviews daily work schedule with direct reports and provides input for weekly/monthly schedule updates based on project feedback.

· Reviews and understands the project specifications to support job set up activities. Works with work crews, field engineers and local utility companies to identify hazardous areas on job site.

· Presents production work plan during initial project meeting to ensure all project crews and leaders are in alignment.

· Coordinates with internal equipment team and external vendors to ensure that project is equipped with appropriate equipment and material quantities to complete production within assigned budget and schedule.

· Forecasts the work schedule to identify possible issues and provides technical or scheduling recommendations to mitigate production issues.

· Provides technical input to identify and resolve project risks including construction methods, work plan and material requirements, safety and schedule activities. Documents daily activities and meeting notes using Company approved document methods.

· Coordinates with internal and external departments to ensure all mandated inspections are completed within requested timeframes.

· Supports and promotes strict adherence to safety and process controls regarding operating equipment, worksite safety and documentation requirements.

· Supervises sub-contractor production and workforce regarding assigned project work. Recommends work schedule or work method adjustments regarding sub-contractor activities, as needed.

· Coordinates project close out activities in line with project standards and Owner checklist requirements.

· Performs additional assignments per management's direction.

What we are looking for

· *5+ years of heavy civil construction experience (roads/bridges/marine/tunneling), with at least 3+ years management experience required.

· Bachelor's Degree considered a plus.

· Safety Trained Supervisor (STS) certification preferred.

· Valid Driver's License.

· Strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills required.

· Strong leadership capability with internal drive to mentor and grow internal talent.

· Advanced knowledge of construction site equipment operation and maintenance requirements.

· Advanced knowledge of construction site safety protocols and proven ability to enforce project safety programs.

· Ability to read, analyze, and interpret standards and contract specific plans and specifications.

· Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistics, and fundamentals geometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

· Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Why work for us

Some of the benefits you may be eligible for as an employee are:

· Comprehensive compensation package and paid time off program

· Industry leading 401(k)/RRSP

· Medical/Extended Health Care, Dental, Vison and/or Provincial Medical

· Wellness benefits & Employee Assistance Program

· Tuition Reimbursement Program

· We are an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer.

Please contact c.macneal @ewirecruitment.com and send an up to date copy of your CV along with contact details, your salary requirements and your notice period.

ewi is an international consultancy focused on the search & selection of the worlds leading engineering and construction professionals. We specialize in recruiting expats and local experts for major infrastructure and build projects across the globe.

EWI Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 23234_1603987018

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