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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Turner Construction - Altoona, IA
The Superintendent Mechanical-Electrical has supervisory responsibility for Assistant Superintendents, Field Engineers, Interns and trade labor in his/her area of responsibility....
1 day ago
Turner Construction - Altoona, IA
The Superintendent has supervisory responsibility for Assistant Superintendents, Field Engineers, Interns and trade labor in his/her area of responsibility....
1 day ago
Des Moines, IA
As a leader in the commercial construction industry, this company hires the best and provides them with outstanding opportunities for personal and professional growth in a supportive, team-orientated...
6 days ago
Michael Page - Des Moines, IA
Summary Our client is looking for a traveling Superintendent who can manage multiple projects at once and still have a client facing attitude while traveling between job sites....
8 days ago
American Fence Company - Cedar Rapids, IA
Our Commercial Construction Superintendents are truly at the front of the pack. We need individuals who have the ability to generate immediate leadership and organizational results....
9 days ago
Graham Construction Company - Cedar Rapids, IA
Ensures that Pre Construction Risk Assessments are completed and all infection control measures are in place and maintained. Has a strong awareness of safety on the jobsite....
11 days ago
Henkel - Ames, IA
Submit required paperwork in a timely manner including, but not limited to:timecards, equipment maintenance sheets, daily reports, field work orders, material receipts, and accident reports....
12 days ago
Michael Page - Des Moines, IA
Summary Our client is looking for a traveling Superintendent who can manage multiple projects at once and still have a client facing attitude while traveling between job sites....
12 days ago
GPAC - Larchwood, IA
Heavy Civil Superintendent Needed in Sioux Falls A reputable and well known heavy civil contractor, known for being recession proof, is ready to hire an Excavating/Site Development Superintendent to...
15 days ago
GPAC - Sioux City, IA
Heavy Civil Superintendent Needed in Sioux Falls A reputable and well known heavy civil contractor, known for being recession proof, is ready to hire an Excavating/Site Development Superintendent to...
15 days ago
Ankeny, IA
Job Information Aerotek Superintendent of Construction in Ankeny, Iowa Heavy Industrial project experience required....
18 days ago
Cedar Rapids, IA
Job Description: SUPERINTENDENT COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION A leading Iowa General Contractor providing Construction Management, Design/Build and General Contracting services is seeking a Superintendent...
18 days ago
GPAC - Iowa City, IA
SUPERINTENDENT COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION A leading Iowa General Contractor providing Construction Management, Design/Build and General Contracting services is seeking a Superintendent that will coordinate...
19 days ago
GPAC - Des Moines, IA
Qualifications: 5+ years of experience preferred Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or related field Large projects are more desirable Stable work history Strong paving background Responsibilities...
21 days ago
Des Moines, IA
: I just partnered with a well-known, top producing Construction Contractor who is seeking a Superintendent to come in and lead a team....
26 days ago

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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 (29.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (20.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.4%)
  • Master's Degree (8.4%)
  • 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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