Superintendent - Heavy Civil Construction

Chicago Permanent USD95,000 - USD145,000
  • Yearly revenue over $200M - strong backlog of IDOT and ISTHA
  • Company vehicle, company cell phone, yearly bonuses, 401(K), and more

About Our Client

  • Established in the mid 1950's - yearly revenue ranging $200-250M for their construction arm
  • Complete heavy civil work only (paving, asphalt, site work, utilities, etc.)
  • Based north of Chicago in an office that is brand new and complete LEED
  • In 2018/19 they totaled $150MM - 70% GC, 30% sub work - 70% private, 30% public - 2 asphalt plants
  • Known as the dominant GC in the northern area of Chicago - only do work within 60 miles of their office
  • Tech savy firm with drones being deployed on job sites and the use of AGTEK and HCSS as the primary software

Job Description

  • Overall management of field operations
  • Create and manage project schedule
  • Coordination of subcontracts, drawings, and specifications
  • Establishing budgets and controlling cost
  • Identify the causes of cost variances and eliminate negative variances
  • Identify project risk, and work to mitigate it
  • Communicate quality standards to each subcontractor and vendor
  • Conduct systematic quality control inspections
  • Follows company safety program, laws, and OSHA operating standards
  • Manages jobsite cleanliness
  • Prepares daily time cards for personnel under supervision
  • Prepares daily logs

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • High School diploma
  • 6+ years of experience; preferrably within heavy civil transportation projects
  • Experience in earthwork, grading a plus
  • Basic computer skills are preferred
  • Specific roles may require relocation

What's on Offer

  • A competitive base salary between $110,000-$150,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based. Typically between $8,000-$15,000 in the first year)
  • Medical insurance including dental and vision (100% coverage for individual and dependents)
  • Generous 401K structure
  • Gas card
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Strong training programs
  • 20 PTO Days
  • Company wide events
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