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Senior Superintendent in Abingdon, MD at RealStreet

Date Posted: 7/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Abingdon, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Greater than 15 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives in the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects.  As the leading firm in the country which specializes in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to great opportunities throughout the continental U.S.

We currently have a great assignment for a Senior Superintendent with one of our top clients. As a Senior Superintendent, you will support our client, a well-respected, top awarded commercial construction firm providing a full range of services throughout the Maryland and surrounding areas.

Job Responsibilities

The Senior Superintendent will be responsible for leading and managing the performance of subcontractors and crews while ensuring all work is completed on-time and at a high standard for all projects.  Additional responsibilities include the following:

  • Review details of project and timeline with Project Manager before, during and after project has been completed
  • Oversee and coordinate all subcontractors and crews on a daily basis
  • Adapt work schedule as needed and assign all tasks to teams
  • Direct and lead crews throughout the project while maintaining open communications regarding progress with Project Manager
  • Analyze and resolve any issues relating to the project.  Work closely with Project Manager to ensure satisfactory resolution
  • Examine and inspect work progress, equipment, and work sites to verify safety and ensure that project specifications are met
  • Continually estimate material and worker requirements to complete project
  • Read specifications, such as blueprints and data, to determine applicable construction project requirements
  • Anticipate work progress versus schedule, and adjust labor as needed to avoid any down time
  • Inspect work in progress and when completed to determine conformance to specifications
  • Perform other duties as directed by the Project Manager

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Senior Superintendent role include the following:

  • Requires 15+ years of experience in a commercial construction management capacity, primarily overseeing subcontractors and crews.  Knowledge of all trades mandatory
  • Must have experience working on projects valued at $20 million and above
  • Requires 15+ years of safety experience.  Safety certification highly preferred
  • Requires experience monitoring jobs to ensure full compliance with OSHA
  • Prior experience inspecting work to ensure completion and that all specifications satisfactorily met
  • Experience anticipating work progress versus schedule, and adjusting work hours to avoid any down time
  • Requires prior experience working on sizable K-12 and/or higher education school renovations
  • Requires strong communication skills


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Pail Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long – Term Disability

Build a better construction career with RealStreet!  Contact us today!