Job ID: 2028 Job Title: Senior Superintendent Location: Los Angeles, CA
Our client is a prominent National Real Estate Developer/Builder looking to hire a Senior Superintendent in Los Angeles, CA to join their team. The Senior Superintendent will be responsible for overseeing all on-site field operations for the assigned project, ensuring its timely and profitable completion. This role involves direct supervision of Superintendents, Foremen, and Laborers/Craft workers. The successful candidate must possess strong leadership, organizational, and time management skills, along with excellent communication and client service abilities.
Directly supervise the field labor force, including Superintendents, Foremen, subcontractors, and other construction personnel.
Assist the Sr. Project Manager in overseeing the entire construction effort, ensuring alignment with the design, budget, quality, and schedule.
Provide technical assistance, such as interpreting drawings and recommending construction methods and equipment, particularly in mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection aspects.
Inspect contractor and subcontractor operations to ensure compliance with the contract.
Review and approve trade contractor payment applications in collaboration with the Project Manager.
Cultivate positive relationships with internal and external clients, including representatives of the Owner, Architect/Engineer, and partners.
Develop and maintain a site logistics plan in coordination with the Sr. Project Manager.
Establish quality assurance and control measures, conducting inspections to maintain high standards.
Coordinate site testing and inspection efforts.
Monitor costs, including labor and materials, to manage budget adherence.
Enforce safety and health management programs and demonstrate a commitment to an injury-free environment.
Manage schedules, preparing detailed short-term schedules and ensuring activities are completed as planned.
Generate daily reports for Superintendents, documenting weather and field conditions, manpower, progress, incidents impacting the project, accident reports, quality reports, etc.
Conduct subcontractor meetings and actively participate in project meetings.
Provide training and education to support field Superintendents and Engineers.
A degree in Construction Management, Business Administration, or a related field is preferred.
Possession of OSHA Certification and First Aid/CPR certification.
Minimum of 8 years of industry experience
Experience with Type 3/Type 5 Multifamily projects.
Proficient in using Microsoft Office Suite and project management software programs.
Broad understanding of the construction industry.
Familiarity with project drawings, specifications, and contract terms and conditions.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Good math and accounting skills.
Effective management and leadership qualities.
Strong ability to read and interpret drawings and specifications.
Team-oriented and capable of working effectively as part of a team.
Exhibits strong leadership qualities.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion.
Skillful in delegating tasks appropriately.
Demonstrates problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
Excellent time management and organizational skills.