Structures Superintendent

Kiewit Corporation   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 50 days ago


• Lead an effective discipline team, delegating responsibilities and setting goals to ensure a production of high-quality work that meets the requirements of company policies, procedures, industry standards, and client expectations.

• Assist in the hiring, training and development of craft personnel.

• Develop and maintain open communications with Crews, Field Engineers/Coordinators, Safety QA/QC and Clients.

• Liaise with field engineers to ensure construction complies with drawings, specifications and all contractual requirements

• Assist in preparing and executing work plans, manpower levels, material quantities, schedules and equipment requirements.

• Monitor the unit man-hour performance report on a weekly basis.

• Monitor job schedule to ensure it's on track and coordinate work with contractors and deliveries with suppliers and ensure inspections are scheduled appropriately.

• Examine/inspect field conditions and troubleshoot problems, correct inaccuracies, and implement cost saving measures.

• Monitor and adhere to established budgetary guidelines for job, and ensure that cost control measures are being followed.

• Provide job safety training and proactively identify safety hazards in the workplace creating safety awareness and taking all necessary corrective action.

• Oversee quality standards and ensure that all quality assurance and company standards are being met.

• Inform senior leadership and/or project management of potential problems, work interferences, schedule difficulties, etc.and assist in troubleshooting these issues.

• Perform other job-related duties as requested by your supervisor


• Over 10+ years of experience in the construction industry for infrastructure projects

• Must have at least 5 years' experience of supervisory experience as a Superintendent.

• A subject matter expert in the infrastructure structural discipline (bridge construction, structural concrete, forming, placing concrete, finishing).

• Understanding of cost management processes, planning and scheduling.

• Working knowledge of computers and experience using Microsoft Office Suite.

• Experience in managing up to 20 craft employees at a time.

• Effective oral and written communication skills.

• Strong organization/time management skills.

• Work independently as well as part of a team.

• Good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies.

• Must have a positive attitude and possess excellent motivational skills.

• Exhibits integrity & ethical behavior in all things; understands Kiewit ethics policy of knowing and acting within policies and practices.