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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Chicago, IL
CONSTRUCTION SUPERINTENDENT Indianapolis, Indiana (Carmel) We are currently seeking a qualified Superintendent for residential construction projects in Carmel, IN (outside Indianapolis). The successful...
7 hours ago
Lincolnwood, IL
again! Airoom, Chicagolands premier design/build renovation company, is seeking experienced superintendents to manage multi-trade remodeling and addition projects. Responsibilities: Manage multiple jobsi...
2 days ago
Bridgeview, IL
seeking aSuperintendentto join our Rail & Intermodal team. Brief description: The position of Superintendent consists of planning, directing, coordinating, and documenting all on site activities includi...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
ities available. employment type: full-time Construction Superintendent Construction company in the Chicago area is seeking a Superintendent with experience in general and commercial construction o...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
experience as a superintendent with industrial construction projects and a focus in dental labs or nursing care facilities. Knowledge in Principles and Practices of Construction Management, building opera...
2 days ago
D.R. Horton - Libertyville, IL
Superintendent (NE) (1502976) Job Description Superintendent (NE) - 1502976 Description D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S. , was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company...
1 day ago
Chicago, IL
compensation: competitive salary employment type: full-time Construction Superintendent (National) Construction Superintendent (National) compensation: competitive salary and benefits package Nationwide...
3 days ago
Management Recruiters International, Inc. - Chicago, IL
Client, a well-respected General Contractor in the Chicagoland area, is seeking an experienced Superintendent to oversee Civil Construction Project Sites. In this role you will oversee all activities o...
3 days ago
Menold Construction And Restoration - Normal, IL
Project Superintendent - Normal, IL 61761 Jobs Advanced Search Job Alerts / Saved Searches Resumes Create/Post Your Resume View/Edit Your Resume Resources About Us Contact Us Project Superintendent - Normal...
4 days ago
Osmose Utilities Services Incorporated - Chicago, IL
act: Angela Leeds Email: ... Phone: ... ID 3561194 Apply for this job Corrosion Superintendent Corrosion Superintendents primary purpose is to improve the operational performance of those working direc...
7 days ago
Riedy Construction Inc. - Plainfield, IL
ember 22, 2015 Page 1 of 2General Superintendent General Superintendent Carpentry Self Perform Division Riedy Construction is a high-end, technical construction management company servicing the retail,...
11 days ago
Mixonsite - Buffalo Grove, IL
ies and Infrastructure Job Type Full Time Employee General Superintendent/Construction Superintendent About the Job GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT MixOnSite USA, Inc. is a nationwide contractor specializing...
11 days ago
Horizon Design Build Manage - Romeoville, IL
We also take great lengths to bring Field Superintendents in on a project as early as possible. As key employees, Project Managers and Field Superintendents have potential for opportunities for shareholder...
12 days ago
Burr Ridge, IL
ion: TBD employment type: full-time The Superintendent manages the day-to-day field operations of RWE Management Company's construction projects. Superintendents are responsible for the production aspec...
13 days ago
Horizon Development Group, Inc - Romeoville, IL
We also take great lengths to bring Field Superintendents in on a project as early as possible. As key employees, Project Managers and Field Superintendents have potential for opportunities for shareholder...
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
  • Concrete Forming
  • Construction Management
  • Contract Writing
  • Cost Management
  • Design
  • Design Build
  • Development
  • Documentation
  • Electrical
  • Engineering
  • Estimating
  • General Contractor
  • Industrial Construction
  • Inspections
  • Installation
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Materials Management
  • Mechanical, Electrical, & Plumbing
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Project
  • 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
  • Retail
  • Safety Management
  • Scheduling
  • Scope Development
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Shop Drawings
  • Site Supervision
  • Specifications
  • Staff Supervision
  • Stairs
  • Submittals
  • Training

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