Retail Construction Superintendent- Downers Grove

Downers Grove Permanent USD11,000 - USD120,000
  • Our client has a very strong pipeline of commercial projects throughout Chicago
  • Strong opportunity to grow to project executive position

About Our Client

An up and coming general contractor is looking for a superintendent to take on a leadership position within their company. Our client was founded in 2010 and have continued to grow every year. In total they have around 25 employees and they did close to $20 million dollars with of revenue last year. They specialize in retail, commercial, and medical construction. They are a famiy oriented companh that values a good work life balance. In fact the have a half cour basketball court in the office and full bar on the top floor.


Job Description

  • Negotiate all trade and vendor pricing per project to reach profitable agreements.
  • Determine needed site resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to
  • finish with attention to the project budget.
  • Plan all construction operations and schedule all work on-site to ensure deadlines will be met.
  • Assist in ordering materials and supplies.
  • Schedule deliveries on-site.
  • Provide a daily client update including project progress report and photographs; keep a daily log of what took place on-site for each project.
  • Communicate with the client daily about the project and be prepared to answer their questions.
  • Award all trade contracts and allocate their responsibilities.
  • Communicate quality and performance standards to all trade contractors and vendors.
  • Strive for no-defect, no schedule delay construction.
  • Supervise the work of each project on-site and provide guidance as needed.
  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards on the job site.
  • Create the Project Close Out binder.

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The Successful Applicant

  • 6+ years of experience
  • Ground up experience preferred
  • Experience in commercial, retail, or medical construction
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word, FastTrack, as well as other software platforms
  • OSHA certified required
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Carpentry background preferred

What's on Offer

  • Highly Competitive Compensation Package - depending on years of experience
  • Strong Benefits Package - 100% paid for by employee for the employer
  • 401K with company match
  • Bonus potential
  • Potential for company vehicle depending on level
  • Flexible PTO - no set amount of days
  • Paternity/maternity leave
  • Flexible hours
  • Company events
  • Exposure to many different areas of the business
Charlie Burton
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Job summary

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Project Manager
Downers Grove
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Consultant name
Charlie Burton
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