Role details

Construction Supervisor / Superintendent

Massachusetts   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Construction Superintendent
  • Field-Based Supervisor

About Our Client

Our client is a mid-sized General Contractor and Construction Management firm who are versatile in terms of the projects they bid on and complete. A well-established firm, they have been in the Massachusetts market for several decades and are looking to grow their team selectively with top-talent, including this Superintendent position. They are known for high-quality work within residential, commercial, and institutional building with major clients throughout New England.

Job Description


The Site Superintendent (Residential Construction) is responsible for all aspects of project management on work sites, including ensuring compliance with design, project specifications, regulations, timelines and safety codes. The incumbent monitors workers' and subcontractors' job performances on work sites to ensure duties are being completed. The Site Superintendent must have a strong dedication to health and safety in the workplace ensuring all workers and subcontractors perform their duties in accordance with policies and procedures.

Core Competencies:
- Accountability
- Analytical Thinking
- Communication
- Critical Thinking
- Decision Making
- Leadership
- Organizational and Environmental Awareness
- Planning and Organizing
- Problem Solving
- Results Orientation

Job Duties:
- Lead all work on residential construction sites to ensure compliance with design, project specifications, regulations and safety codes
- Plan, implement and monitor construction plans
- Assist with estimates and budget development for projects
- Organize and coordinate subcontractor activities
- Manage site start-up
- Ensure all required permits are obtained
- Ensure that safe work practices and procedures are being followed onsite at all times
- Coordinate and direct all construction workers on the work site
- Ensure accurate and timely project close date; adjust working schedules to ensure deadlines are met
- Complete job site administration duties such as timesheet completion for workers and any daily logs that need to be maintained
- Ensure proper manpower levels are available onsite each day to ensure constructional completion
- Ensure proper materials and quantities of materials are onsite prior to daily work commencing
- Lead project meetings with internal and external parties to monitor and report on progression of building
- Supervise all workers onsite; provide feedback to workers, enforce company policy and administer disciplinary measures if required
- Identify and resolve conflicts within project teams and associated work; create contingency plans to mitigate risk
- Oversee total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule
- Aid workers on site whenever required
- Develop, monitor and oversee quality control measures on work sites
- Pursue cost effective alternative measures to improve financial performance on projects
- Ensure building inspections are completed periodically throughout the construction phases to ensure buildings meet specifications of clients
- Any other duties as required

The Successful Applicant

For this role, you will be an experienced construction site superintendent or site supervisor, having a strong track record in completing projects on or ahead of schedule, managing subcontractor relationships, and completing projects up-to-code, according the client specifications, and without incident. A degree in construction management or engineering is preferred but not required. For this Construction Superintendent position, you will have a minimum of 5 years of experience as lead project superintendent as well as a track record of completing projects valued at $1m or higher.

What's on Offer

The selected candidate for this Construction Superintendent position will receive a competitive base salary, car allowance, and benefits. A discretionary annual bonus is also a possibility based on performance against specific targets.

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