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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ThyssenKrupp - Lombard, IL
### Job Description **thyssenkrupp Elevator** is currently seeking an Entry-Level **Operations Supervisor Trainee** to join our world class installation, modernization, service and repair team in...
7 hours ago
Clark Construction Group - Chicago, IL
career with us today. The Superintendent coordinates field operations for specific areas and/or specific self-performed and subcontracted trades on a project. Superintendents ensure that construction...
6 hours ago
Church Building Consultants - Antioch, IL
CONSTRUCTION GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT 1. EXPERIENCED managing commercial construction $250k to $10m. 2. Commercial General Superintendent experience minimum5 years. 3. Some college. Prefer Associate or...
4 days ago
Lunacon Construction Group, Corp. - Joliet, IL
with Superintendent to prepare near term look-ahead schedules and TIAs. Monitor & prioritize procurement process for critical vendors, equipment and long lead items. Walk site with Superintendent daily...
4 days ago
Chicago, IL
Superintendent - Structural Steel Job In Chicago - Illinois, USA / United States | Jobs In Construction Job ID : 48699397 Superintendent - Structural Steel Vacancy Summary Job Type ...
4 days ago
Chicago, IL
compensation: * employment type: contract The superintendent must have knowledge of all phases of building construction, including work commonly done by the various building crafts. Knowledge of elec...
5 days ago
Carbondale, IL
Medium sized General Contractor seeking a Superintendent to run day to day operations on jobsite in Carbondale, Illinois starting next week. Superintendent will report directly to Project Manager. Will...
6 days ago
Chicago, IL
enance, quality assurance, programs and systems, budget administration, construction specifications, and bidding processes. Excellent communication skills via computer for daily field reports, expe...
9 days ago
Thyssenkrupp - Chicago, IL
Construction Superintendent/Project Manager Trainee Employee Type: Full-Time Location: Chicago, IL Job Type: Construction, Entry Level, Installation - Maint - Repair Experience: Not Specified Date Pos...
9 days ago
Mission Support Services LLC - Waukegan, IL
advance our clients missions. Construction or Site Superintendent/Foreman MS2 is currently seeking a highly experience Construction Superintendent to provide supervision and oversight to both MS2 employees...
9 days ago
Chicago, IL
quality and profit goals. The Project Superintendent must have the following qualifications: Ability to thoroughly understand and follow plans and specifications. Be a proactive leader Thorough knowledge...
9 days ago
Gilbane Building Co - Chicago, IL
feel right at home at Gilbane. PRIMARY FUNCTION: Superintendent II supports the Project Manager, General Superintendent or Senior General Superintendent to ensure that company policies and procedures...
10 days ago
Paul May and Associates - Romeoville, IL
Requirements: Must have strong field superintendent experience on wood frame projects. Must have multi-family housing experience. If this person is a traveling superintendent, the company will pay for their...
10 days ago
Thyssenkrupp - Lombard, IL
Krupp Operations Superintendent - Construction in Lombard Illinois United States Job Description thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is currently seeking an experienced Operations Superintendent Construction...
10 days ago
Gilbane Building Company - Chicago, IL
feel right at home at Gilbane. PRIMARY FUNCTION: Superintendent II supports the Project Manager, General Superintendent or Senior General Superintendent to ensure that company policies and procedures...
10 days ago

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Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Superintendent positions

  • Thyssenkrupp
  • Church Building Consultants
  • Paul May and Associates
  • ARCO Construction
  • CDM Smith
  • Clark Construction Group
  • Construction Jobs, Inc
  • - ATI
  • Crider & Crider, Inc.
  • Gilbane Building Co

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Superintendent positions.

  • OSHA Certified
  • OSHA 30
  • OSHA 10
  • Transportation Worker Identification Credential

Qualifications / Skill Sets

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

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  • Bidding
  • Blueprints
  • Budgets
  • Building Codes
  • Change Orders
  • Commercial Construction
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Concrete
  • Concrete Forming
  • Construction Management
  • Construction Supervision
  • Contract Writing
  • Cost Management
  • Design
  • Design Build
  • Development
  • Documentation
  • Electrical
  • Engineering
  • Estimating
  • Excavation
  • General Contractor
  • Industrial Construction
  • Inspections
  • Installation
  • 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
  • Punctual
  • Quality Control
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • 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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