Superintendent Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

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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Aerotek - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
management, Commercial construction, supervision, documentation management, scheduling planning, scheduling coordinating, Quality control, Safety Top Skills Details: construction supervision, landscape...
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Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
construction projects for high-profile clients across the Midwest....
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Mortenson - Itasca, IL (8 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Coaching, supervisory, and development responsibilities Conduct on-site project orientations Conduct effective pre-construction planning sessions and project site meetings Supervise project partners...
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Veit & Company, Inc. - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Participates in pre-construction meetings to discuss project start up and project planning. Prepares and participates in regular job site meetings throughout the project lifecycle....
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Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
What is on offer for the Superintendent: * Base salary up to $100k + bonus depending on experience* Longevity and growth in the company* Complete autonomy while running projects...
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Thorndale Construction Services, Inc. - Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Identify necessary change orders. Address performance concerns. Desired Skills and Experience 5-10 years supervision experience in the commercial construction industry....
3 days ago
Algonquin, IL (22 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
/Construction Job Code: LakeILSUP0123 Job Description: Superintendents!...
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Path Construction Company - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
We seek Superintendents who are the experts on general construction techniques, problem solving, and the technical experts of each facet of construction (i.e. concrete, masonry, metals, wood & plastics...
4 days ago
Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
What is on offer for the Superintendent: * Base salary up to $100k + bonus depending on experience* Longevity and growth in the company* Complete autonomy while running projects...
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4 days ago
Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
with project manager* Attend and participate in weekly meetings, including project and subcontractor meetings* 10+ years of construction industry experience* Last 5 years running projects as lead superintendent...
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Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
*Description* * Work with General Superintendent to resource their projects so that work can be performed on schedule and as cost effectively as possible* Work with Civil Superintendent to schedule...
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Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
.* Coordinate subcontractors and manage on-site production.* Prepare and maintain a three-week look-ahead schedule for all activities on the job site; Superintendent will then submit to Project Manager...
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Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
The Commercial Construction Superintendent will also be responsible for collaborating with the Project Manager to refine, develop and update project schedules to ensure all criteria are identified and...
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Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based...
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Michael Page - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
.* Superintendent will assist in the development of project schedules and updating of progress construction schedules.* Superintendent will prepare and transmit various reports, i.e. daily reports,...
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Salary for Superintendent Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

This is the average annual salary for Superintendent jobs in Des Plaines, IL as reported by the BLS.

$124,120

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Superintendent positions.

Highest Education Level

Superintendents in Des Plaines, IL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (20.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.6%)
  • Master's Degree (8.5%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Superintendents in Des Plaines, IL
  • 4-6 years (33.4%)
  • 6-8 years (19.6%)
  • 10+ years (13.5%)
  • 2-4 years (12.0%)
  • Less than 1 year (10.2%)
  • None (6.7%)
  • 1-2 years (3.3%)
  • 8-10 years (1.3%)

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