Superintendent Jobs in Des Moines, IA

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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TruTeam - West Des Moines, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Our Superintendents have integrity and put safety and people first! As a Superintendent, you can grow your career in many directions: Production Manager, Branch Manager and beyond....
2 days ago
GPAC - Des Moines, IA
Job Description: A leading Des Moines area General Contractor providing Construction Management, Design/Build and General Contracting services is seeking a Superintendent that will coordinate all site...
2 days ago
The Turner Corporation - Altoona, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
The Superintendent has supervisory responsibility for Assistant Superintendents, Field Engineers, Interns and trade labor in his/her area of responsibility....
4 days ago
Turner Construction - Altoona, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
The Superintendent has supervisory responsibility for Assistant Superintendents, Field Engineers, Interns and trade labor in his/her area of responsibility....
5 days ago
Turner Construction - Des Moines, IA
Support the Project Executive, Project Superintendent and Project Manager to support development of logistics plans and schedules during pre-construction and early project activities....
5 days ago
Turner Construction - Altoona, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
The Superintendent Mechanical-Electrical has supervisory responsibility for Assistant Superintendents, Field Engineers, Interns and trade labor in his/her area of responsibility....
5 days ago
Ankeny, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Horton, Inc. is currently looking for a Superintendent....
7 days ago
Turner Construction - Des Moines, IA
The Superintendent has supervisory responsibility for Assistant Superintendents, Field Engineers, Interns and trade labor in his/her area of responsibility.Reports To: Project Superintendent, Project...
10 days ago
Des Moines, IA
Job Code: kjkFoodSup Job Description: An award-winning and highly respected General Contract providing nationwide Construction Management, Design/Build and General Contracting services is seeking a...
11 days ago
Des Moines, IA
Superintendent GPAC Des Moines, IA Full Time Job Details Company Overview Construction Superintendent A leading Custom Home Construction company is seeking a Superintendent to coordinate and lead their...
18 days ago
Des Moines, IA
The Superintendent is responsible for directing and overseeing the construction of water & wastewater treatment facilities from planning to completion....
19 days ago
Weitz Company - Des Moines, IA
Any resume submitted to any employee of the Company without a prior written search agreement will be considered unsolicited and the property of the Company. Please, no phone calls or emails....
21 days ago
Weitz - Des Moines, IA
Any resume submitted to any employee of the Company without a prior written search agreement will be considered unsolicited and the property of the Company. Please, no phone calls or emails....
24 days ago
Seneca Companies - Des Moines, IA
We are seeking an experienced construction professional for our Construction Superintendent opening....
24 days ago
Dean Snyder Construction Co. - Ankeny, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
LOCATION: Ankeny Dean Snyder Construction is looking to hire Superintendents for projects in and around the Midwest....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Des Moines, IA

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Salary for Superintendent Jobs in Des Moines, IA

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

$95,410

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Superintendent positions.

Highest Education Level

Superintendents in Des Moines, IA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (26.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (20.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.8%)
  • Master's Degree (8.7%)
  • 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 Moines, IA
  • 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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