Superintendent, Multi Family/High Rise Construction

Swinerton Inc. San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 4 weeks ago

We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Primary Location:

San Diego CA

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Job Description Summary:

Supervision of the construction project resulting in successful project completion.

Job Description:


  • Able to perform all essential Asst. Supt./Project Engineer job responsibilities

  • Attend and participate in Safety Training Program and enforce safety procedures

  • Verify subcontractor certificates of insurance

  • Prepare and maintain responsibility for CPM job schedule

  • Develop Owner and Architect's confidence

  • Recruit, organize, train, direct and coordinate field construction team including subcontractor's direct hire work

  • Assure work quality - set standards for quality control

  • Order materials and tools and plan supply allotment to avoid "crisis" buying

  • Prepare necessary reports (e.g. time sheets, work orders, daily reports and invoice approval)

  • Document and complete all punchlists in a timely manner

  • Review all drawings, specifications and subcontractor submittals

  • Chair or attend pre-job conference, regular subcontractor meetings

  • Perform start-up testing and turnover to Owner

  • Document final close-out and Owner's acceptance

  • Perform manual work only in rare circumstances when, in employee's independent judgment, exigent circumstances require it

  • Ability to travel as required by management

  • Ability to supervise multiple projects over a large geographic area as required by management

  • Complete other responsibilities as assigned


  • Engineering, Construction Management or Architectural degree, or equivalent experience (4 years as Assistant Superintendent)

  • Extensive field construction experience at supervisory level especially in Multi Family/High Rise Construction is required

  • Current Safety Trained Supervisor (STS) Certification, or achievement of STS Certification within six months of hire, maintenance of active certification status

  • Working knowledge of all crafts (ability to read and understand specifications for all trades), and prior experience as foreman or journeyman in at least one trade, or project engineer

  • Knowledge of OSHA laws

  • Knowledge of job scheduling, planning, expediting and cost control

  • Ability in problem-solving

  • Strong sense of urgency

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

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Superintendent, Multi Family/High Rise Construction

Swinerton Inc.