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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Springfield, IL
looking for experienced commercial superintendent. Candidate will oversee projects from start to finish and coordinate sub contractors. Experienced superintendents are encouraged to apply. Must be willi...
9 hours ago
Group Management Services, Inc. - Chicago, IL
RSI Construction Services, a Central Ohio construction company, is looking for a project superintendent. Candidates should have extensive experience with ground up and tenant finish projects, abili...
1 day ago
Chicago, IL
full-time Please click here to apply.. Superintendent Location: Chicago, IL SUPERINTENDENT Company: Cedar Street Companies is a diversified holding company, headquar...
9 hours ago
Automatic Building Controls - Chicago, IL
ors." and shall maintain a current certificate. Eight (8) years of combined experience as a Superintendent, QC Manager, Project Manager, or Project Engineer on similar size and type construction con...
18 hours ago
Mattoon, IL
compensation: Depending on experience employment type: full-time Construction superintendent needed for various commercial ground up projects. Projects are already signed and ready to go. Full time...
9 hours ago
CMA - Chicago, IL
Construction Management Associates, Inc. (CMA, Inc.) is hiring a Construction Superintendent to handle needs for its Commercial and Multi Family projects. The position requires an understanding of various...
6 days ago
ThyssenKrupp Elevator Americas - Chicago, IL
Job Description ThyssenKrupp Elevator Americas is currently seeking an experienced Operations Superintendent - Construction to join our world class team in Chicago, IL. Essential duties and responsibili...
6 days ago
Management Recruiters of Raleigh - Chicago, IL
Job Title: Traveling Superintendent Location: National Management Recruiters is working with a Chicago based GC and developerthat has an opening for a Traveling Superintendent. They have an urgent ...
7 days ago
CyberCoders - Chicago, IL
Travelling Superintendent - High end restaurant construction Travelling Superintendent - High end restaurant construction - Skills Required - high end restaurants, retail, Restaurants, Big Box Retail...
7 days ago
Bunge - Cairo, IL
personnel. Job Description: Overview: The Assistant Maintenance Superintendent is responsible for supporting the Maintenance Superintendent in managing the daily activity of maintenance mechanics and Asse...
8 days ago
Riedy Construction Inc. - Plainfield, IL
experience, and people first safety standards. We are looking for a seasoned Project Field Superintendent to help take our company to the next level. If you have experience running Commercial Construc...
9 days ago
Chicago, IL
ce employment type: full-time TITLE: PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT DEPARTMENT: CONSTRUCTION SERVICES - GENERAL CONTRACTING FIRM SUMMARY: The Project Superintendent will support the Project Staff in the preco...
14 days ago
Keller Construction Incorporated - Glen Carbon, IL
Title: Bridge Superintendent Company: Keller Construction, Inc. Location(s): Glen Carbon , Illinois , 62034 , United States Illinois , United States Description: Bridge Superintendent Keller Construc...
14 days ago
Keller Construction Incorporated - Glen Carbon, IL
/ Site Superintendent Company: Keller Construction, Inc. Location(s): Glen Carbon , Illinois , 62034 , United States Illinois , United States Description: Heavy Highway / Site Superintendent Keller...
14 days ago
LG Construction + Development - Greater Chicago Area - Chicago, IL
Site Superintendent Commercial and residential Chicagoland construction firm is seeking an experienced site superintendent with skills in managing commercial construction building projects and assis...
14 days ago

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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
  • Computer Skills
  • Concrete
  • Construction Management
  • Construction Supervision
  • Contract Writing
  • Cost Management
  • Customer Service
  • Design
  • Design Build
  • Development
  • Documentation
  • Electrical
  • Engineering
  • Estimating
  • General Contractor
  • Industrial Construction
  • Inspections
  • Installation
  • Layout
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Materials Management
  • Mechanical, Electrical, & Plumbing
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Word
  • Organization
  • Paving
  • Permits
  • Planning
  • Preconstruction
  • Pre-Construction
  • Primavera
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Closeout
  • Project Coordination
  • Project Management
  • Project Scheduling
  • Quality Control
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Remodeling
  • Renovation
  • Request For Information (RFI)
  • Residential Construction
  • Safety Management
  • Scheduling
  • Scope Development
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Shop Drawings
  • Site Supervision
  • Specifications
  • Staff Supervision
  • Submittals
  • Training

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