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Superintendent - Commercial

Centric Construction Group
Kansas City, MO
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Our projects are about more than concrete, steel, and wood. More than square footage and floor plans. Our projects are about technical innovation and complex problem-solving. They are about pioneering possibilities and building something for the first time - ever. They are about saying yes when others said no. About driving social movement, advancement, and change. We are a family of dreamers and doers, innovative pioneers in construction, and nimbler problem solvers.

Position Objective
The Superintendent is responsible for executing the work in the field to maintain schedule, quality and budget. This position will supervise field logistics, manage the daily work of the Centric field team, and ensure the successful completion of all subcontractor work. This position partners very closely with the Project Manager to ensure work site issues are quickly resolved, work is monitored for quality, field members operate within required safety guidelines and project deadlines are met.

Essential Job Functions

Field Management

  • Review job specifications and blueprints to determine construction requirements and communicate this information to all relevant parties assigned to the job site
  • Understand material and equipment needs for a project and coordinate their delivery at each phase of the project (either through direct contracting with a rental agency or through subcontractors)
  • Communicate the project schedule to the selected subcontractors to ensure they understand deadlines and when they should be onsite
  • Conduct regular quality inspections of trade work, determine that installations are per job specifications, and partner with subcontractors to make corrections when necessary
  • Consistently monitor subcontractor performance and provide feedback to the Project Manager regarding their ability to execute high-quality, timely work product
  • Read change orders and ensure they are worked into the execution of the project
  • Proactively monitor projects for areas that are failing to meet expectations and identify methods to resolve issues and get projects back in line with financial, operational and scheduling requirements
  • Resolve/diffuse worksite issues quickly and effectively in order to keep production on track
  • Make recommendations and offer solutions that improve production effectiveness and safety
  • Partner with safety manager to monitor compliance with safety training requirements for the job site, participate in safety inspections, and ensure all safety guidelines are being followed on the job site
  • Produce and retain field reports and documentation (i.e. project schedule and cost reports, delay reports, work logs)
  • Supervise completion of punch lists, close out all job site file notes and documentation, and demobilize the job site at the completion of the project

Supporting Functions

  • Facilitate weekly jobsite meetings and participate in client meetings to report project progress and resolve outstanding production issues

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum (10) years experience in a commercial construction setting as a superintendent
  • High School diploma/GED, or equivalent work experience in a superintendent role
  • Intermediate knowledge of project management and scheduling software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Must be proficient in reading and understanding plans, specifications, drawings and project schedules
  • OHSA-10, OSHA-30 and First-Aid/CPR certifications, preferred. OSHA-10 is required within 30 days of employment
  • Valid driver’s license 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Demonstrates innovative problem solving and a strong analytical skill that can be applied in resolving complex job site situations
  • Strong ability to prioritize and develop work schedules that incorporate multiple trade groups
  • Maintains composure, professionalism and objectivity in difficult situations and effectively resolves conflicts without escalating tension
  • Demonstrates confidence in spotting construction productivity issues and taking action to resolve them before the project is negatively impacted
  • Excellent communication skills, both in writing and face-to-face
  • Strong ability to build relationships, influence others into action, and work exceptionally well under pressure
  • Demonstrates a strong knowledge of materials and resource allocation, construction tools, and execution according to plan specifications
  • Embraces technology and is able to use it in ways that support project success and client satisfaction

Superior Benefits Package

  • unlimited PTO
  • one month Sabbatical after seven years of continuous service
  • affordable, quality medical, dental and vision insurance
  • HSA with company match
  • company paid life and disability insurance
  • company provided phone, laptop and iPad
  • 401k plan with company contributions
  • 529e college savings plan with company contributions
  • tuition reimbursement
  • student loan repayment assistance

Apply below to join our excellent team of innovative pioneers in construction!

Centric Construction Group


Kansas City, MO
64108 USA



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