Superintendent Jobs in Illinois

In charge of everyday onsite management. Construction superintendents ensure quality workmanship and verify that daily progress conforms to plan, and so must be able to read and understand specifications documents and scaled drawings. They are also responsible for the cleanliness and safety of their worksites.

Construction superintendents coordinate work schedules for all onsite teams, including skilled trades and general laborers. They must have advanced interpersonal and communication skills in order to maintain positive and efficient working relationships between customers, suppliers, and onsite personnel. They also manage the obtainment of supplies and equipment as necessary.

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TW Chicago, L.L.C. - Westmont, IL
Fast growing commercial interior general contracting firm seeking a contract-to-hire Site Superintendent that will be responsible for overseeing projects in the Chicagoland area. This position will...
1 day ago
New Lenox, IL
ablished family owned General Contractor is seeking a carpenter/superintendent with at least 5 years in residential and commercial construction. Must have knowledge on how to run in-house and subcontrac...
1 day ago
Elk Grove Village, IL
construction and trades, practices, procedures, techniques, tools and equipment, materials, specifications, quality control, cost control, and safety and applicable building codes. A supervisor / craf...
1 day ago
Antioch, IL
compensation: dependent upon experience employment type: full-time Superintendent/project manager needed for upscale residential development. Candidate would manage home construction - bidding/contrac...
3 days ago
CyberCoders - Crystal Lake, IL
preparation of work schedules in superintendents absences and approve time off requested by field staff Train and mentor superintendents and assistant superintendents. Provide strong leadership, mai...
4 days ago
Panda Express - Villa Park, IL
FIELD SUPERINTENDENT - COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION Job In Oakbrook Terrace - Du Page County, Illinois, USA / United S | Building Construction Jobs Job ID : 53438115 TRAVELING FIELD SUPERINTENDENT - COMMERCIAL...
4 days ago
Palatine, IL
Construction Superintendent Category: Construction Management (1080) Description: We are currently looking to hire a full time construction superintendent to support our NW Chicago office. This is a...
7 days ago
Jewel-Osco - Melrose Park, IL
To provide a safe and clean work environment to all visitors and associates at the Melrose Park DC. Having a 24hour, 7 day a week responsibility to manage the warehouse facilities, equipment, and...
8 days ago
Hoffman Estates, IL
company seeks experienced commercial construction site superintendent. Must have successful track record running commercial construction job sites acting as a superintendent. Good computer skills are...
9 days ago
Haley Construction, Inc. - Chicago, IL
expertise seeking an Experienced Superintendent that is willing to travel through the continental United States. Must have experience in general and commercial construction projects ranging from $1 -$3...
9 days ago
Cb & I - Chicago, IL
Title: Distribution Superintendent COMPANY: CB&I Location ZipCode: 60664 Job Description: **Title:** Distribution Superintendent **Location:** United States\-Illinois\-Chicago Job Overview: TheDistribu...
9 days ago
Cb & I - Chicago, IL
Title: Transmission/Substation Superintendent COMPANY: CB&I Location ZipCode: 60664 Job Description: **Title:** Transmission/Substation Superintendent **Location:** United States\-Illinois\-Chicago...
9 days ago
Mle - Elk Grove Village, IL
d restuarant brands, we are looking for a long-term relationship with our next Commercial Construction Superintendent. We are experiencing a period of substantial growth and need to expand our team...
10 days ago
MR - Spokane - Chicago, IL
Superintendent My client, a top ENR 100 general contractor, is searching for a Superintendent for their Chicago location. The company develops a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation a...
11 days ago
Chicago, IL
employment type: full-time Looking for highly motivated individual Minimum 10 years experience as Superintendent for General Contractor Experience as a tradesman is a plus Develop and maintain schedules (Microsof...
11 days ago

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Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Superintendent positions

  • James Mchugh Construction Company
  • Cb & I
  • Path Construction Company
  • ARCO Construction
  • Alston Construction
  • Bayit Builders, LLC
  • CSR Roofing Contractors, Inc.
  • Duke Realty
  • Ernie Loberg Construction Co., Inc. (ELC)
  • Haley Construction, Inc.

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Superintendent positions.

  • OSHA Certified
  • OSHA 30
  • OSHA 10

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Superintendent position

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  • Blueprints
  • Budgets
  • Building Codes
  • Change Orders
  • Commercial Construction
  • Communication Skills
  • Component Object Model (COM)
  • Computer Skills
  • Concrete
  • Construction Documentation
  • Construction Management
  • Construction Safety
  • Construction Supervision
  • Contract Writing
  • Cost Management
  • Design
  • Design Build
  • Development
  • Electrical
  • Email
  • Engineering
  • Estimating
  • Framing
  • General Construction
  • General Contractor
  • Industrial Construction
  • Inspections
  • Installation
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Materials Management
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Word
  • Organization
  • Packaging
  • Planning
  • Policy Development
  • Preconstruction
  • Pre-Construction
  • Primavera
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Coordination
  • Project Management
  • Project Scheduling
  • Punctual
  • Quality Control
  • Regulations
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Remodeling
  • Renovation
  • Request For Information (RFI)
  • Residential Construction
  • Safety Management
  • Scheduling
  • Scope Development
  • Shop Drawings
  • Site Supervision
  • Specifications
  • Staff Supervision
  • Submittals
  • Training
  • Training and Development

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