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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Principle Construction Corp - Rosemont, IL
Design build general contractor seeks Superintendent w/ min 5/8 years experience. Duties include complete coordination of design & construction for commercial industrial and office projects includi...
2 days ago
2015-07-30 - Chicago, IL
RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION SUPERINTENDENT Indianapolis, IN JOB DESCRIPTION / SUMMARY: Edward Rose & Sons iscurrently seeking a Construction Superintendent in Carmel, Indiana, with a 15 years of experie...
2 days ago
Path Construction Company - Chicago, IL
Superintendent Path Construction Company Construction, Engineering, QA - Quality Control Chicago Illinois report this job Superintendent Job Description Path Construction Company, Inc. is a mid-size...
2 days ago
MRINetwork - Chicago, IL
Job Title: Superintendent Location: Chicago Management Recruiters is working with a Chicago based GC that has an opening for a Superintendent. They have an urgent need for a sharp, highly motivated...
3 days ago
American Technologies, Inc - Naperville, IL
national expansion efforts, we are adding to our teams. We have an immediate opening for a Superintendent in our Chicago (Naperville) Office. Superintendentsare responsible for effectively supervisi...
4 days ago
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...
4 days ago
Chicago, IL
companies is currently seeking a talented real estate professional to join their team as a Site Superintendent in Chicago. Reporting directly to the Project Manager, this person will be responsible for overseei...
4 days ago
Beechen & Dill Homes, Inc. - Burr Ridge, IL
report, only with a Careerbuilder account. Create Account Job POSITION SEEKING: Construction Superintendent/Project Manager Location: Southwest Suburbs (Romeoville, Lockport, Orla...
5 days ago
ARCO Construction - Chicago, IL
opportunity for a Traveling Superintendent. The ideal candidate will have five plus years working as a lead Superintendent on tilt wall construction projects. The Superintendent is responsible for direc...
5 days ago
Thyssenkrupp Elevator Corporation - Chicago, IL
Operations Superintendent - Construction Employee Type: Full-Time Location: Chicago, IL Job Type: Construction, Installation - Maint - Repair, Management Experience: Not Specified Date Posted: 7/24...
6 days ago
Michels Corporation - Chicago, IL
This position will direct, coordinate and exercise functional authority for planning, organization, control, integration and completion of gas distribution pipeline replacement projects. The...
8 days ago
Chicago, IL
compensation: competitive salary Construction Superintendent (National) Construction Superintendent (National) compensation: competitive salary and benefits package Nationwide Retail Construction firm...
8 days ago
Cobalt Commercial Construction - Chicago, IL
Construction Superintendent Cobalt Commercial Construction Construction Chicago Illinois report this job Construction Superintendent Job Description Cobalt Commercial Construction located in Barring...
9 days ago
Michels Corporation - Chicago, IL
Manager/Superintendent Michels Corporation Construction, Management Chicago Illinois report this job Manager/Superintendent Job Description Michels Corporation currently has an opportunity for a Ma...
9 days ago
Peoria, 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...
10 days ago


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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Superintendent positions.

  • OSHA Certified
  • 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 documentation Construction Management Construction Supervision Contract Writing Cost Management Customer Service Demolition Design Design Build Development Documentation Electrical Engineering Estimating Framing 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 Coordination Project Management Project Scheduling Quality Control Regulatory Compliance Remodeling Renovation Request For Information (RFI) Residential Construction Retail Safety Management Scheduling Shop Drawings Site Supervision Specifications Staff Supervision Submittals Training

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