Construction Superintendent

United Technologies Corporation New York , NY 10007

Posted 3 days ago

Date Posted:

2020-02-03-08:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

OT225: GM - NEW YORK, NY One Penn Plaza, New York, NY, 10119 USA

Otis is the world leader in reliable, efficient and technologically advanced elevators, escalators and people-moving systems. Our revolutionary Gen2 elevators, energy-saving ReGen drives and NCE "green" escalator have clearly set the industry standard for innovation, safety and performance. More than 2.4 million Otis elevators and escalators are currently in operation throughout 200 different countries. We are proud to have a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures. So just imagine where we can take you!

The Eastern Region of Otis Elevator Company is searching for a highly motivated Construction Superintendent to drive productivity and promote innovative solutions.

The construction superintendent will have direct responsibility for the new equipment business, including field operations, customer satisfaction and overall general business management. The successful candidate will be instrumental in aggressively growing the profitability to meet or exceed business objectives along with fostering a team building environment.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Directing the performance of new elevator installations

  • Meeting all financial performance targets including profit and working capital

  • Develop and maintain positive, cooperative, team-oriented relationships with co-workers, supervisors, managers, clients and others in contact with the job

  • Maintaining customer quality assurance; emphasis on safety, managing the expenditure of labor, materials and other assets

  • Communicate directly with multiple representatives of the general contractors, owners, architects and designers, also state and local authorities and regulatory agencies concerning project design, preparations, and scheduling of installation for the equipment

  • Improving efficiencies, overseeing crew development and performance to estimate.

  • Accurately interpret construction contractual documents and contract modifications to determine cost of such change

  • Correctly analyze situations and assist in developing contingencies for estimates

  • Field safety audits, jobsite inspections, and developing site safety/logistics plans

EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience leading field associates in new equipment or modernization functions preferred

  • Successful candidate should be very comfortable in a technical environment utilizing Microsoft based computer software- word, excel, power point, and outlook

  • Proven success in leading others is crucial

  • Candidates must have excellent communication skills and able to work in a highly team-oriented and dynamic environment

  • Candidates should also have an entrepreneurial spirit and selling strategy; must have demonstrated good business decision making in previous positions; must be a team player and must be able to sell on factors other than price

  • Self-motivated individuals who have the ability to manage many simultaneous projects and responsibilities are a must

  • High school education or equivalent

  • Must have a valid driver's license

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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