Superintendent in Washington, DC

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Absher Construction Co   •  

Washington, DC 20001

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


8 - 10 years

Posted 8 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Summary of Position:

Responsible for field operations on the project assigned in order to achieve timely and profitable completion of each project. The Superintendent directly supervises field labor force, including laborers/craft workers. This position must demonstrate strong leadership, organizational and time management skills, as well as have strong communication and client service skills. Position will ensure that work progresses according to schedule and that material and equipment are delivered to the work site on time. Assist in bidding opportunities and preconstruction services by performing constructability reviews and providing input on costs, scheduling and pre-planning. Responsible for communication to Project Mangers, internal and external clients and labor force. Manage CPM schedules, including preparation of detailed short-term schedules and ensuring all activities take place on or ahead of schedule. Prepare and submit reports, attend project meetings and coordinate site testing and inspection efforts. Monitor project costs, including labor time and material. Code and approve invoices and assist in review of pay requests with Project Manager.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 7-10+ years of industry experience with established, respected position within the construction community, knowledgeable of all craft functions.
  • OSHA 10 certified.
  • First Aid/CPR certified.Thorough understanding of and experience implementing the 3 phases of quality control.Computer knowledge and efficiency, including Microsoft Office products and Microsoft Project. Knowledge of Prolog and Primavera.
  • Broad, thorough understanding of construction industry.
  • Familiarity with requirements of drawings and specifications and with terms and conditions of Project Contracts, Subcontracts and Purchase Orders with strong ability to read drawings and specifications.
  • Possess complete field construction management skills and detailed understanding of union contracts.
  • Functions effectively as part of a team.
  • Delegates work appropriately.
  • Exhibits strong leadership qualities and management skills.
  • Strong decision making/problem solving skills.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Long Term/Short Term Disability
  • Vacation/Sick/Holiday Pay
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Educational Assistance
  • Absher University
  • 401(k) Profit-Sharing