Superintendent Jobs in Iowa

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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Champion Homes - Des Moines, IA
Job Information Champion Homes Regional Field Superintendent - Des Moines, IA Region in Des Moines, Iowa Regional Field Superintendent - Des Moines, IA Region Jobs Login Des Moines, IA, USA Salary Full...
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The Turner Corporation - Altoona, 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...
2 days ago
Champion Home Builders - Des Moines, IA
Job Title: Project Superintendent Champion Construction Service FLSA Status: Exempt REGIONAL RESPONSIBILITY: Summary: The Project Superintendent will be responsible for regionally managing all projects...
1 day ago
Cedar Falls Construction Company - Cedar Falls, IA
Job DescriptionWe are looking for a Superintendent with patching experience....
4 days ago
Des Moines, IA
Construction Management degree or equivalent experience....
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Davenport, IA
Construction Management degree or equivalent experience....
5 days ago
PointOne Recruiting Solutions - Riverdale, IA
General Construction Superintendent Full Job Description Our client is seeking a seasoned General Superintendent to run the construction of a multi-building, $200+ million healthcare complex in Central...
5 days ago
Cedar Rapids, IA
Reviews and executes all change orders, supplements, and cost control budget adjustments....
10 days ago
Aerotek - Fort Dodge, IA
Management/ Construction Engineering OR 5+ years of commercial construction project experience Experience Level: Expert Level About Actalent: Actalent connects passion with purpose....
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Bettendorf, IA
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GPAC - Johnston, IA
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GPAC - Urbandale, IA
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Waukee, IA
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Cedar Rapids, IA
Civil Superintendent GPAC Cedar Rapids, IA Full Time Job Details Company Overview Our client is looking for experienced CIVIL SUPERINTENDENTS to join their growing team....
11 days ago
Mortenson - Council Bluffs, IA
The Big Picture: Mortenson is currently seeking an Assistant MEP Superintendent responsible for providing coordination and supervision to Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) trade contractors...
12 days ago

Demographic Data for Iowa

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Salary for Superintendent Jobs in Iowa

This is the average annual salary for Superintendent jobs in Iowa as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Superintendent positions.

Highest Education Level

Superintendents in Iowa offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (26.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (20.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.8%)
  • Master's Degree (8.6%)
  • 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 Iowa
  • 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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