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Superintendent - Houston

General Description:  Supervises and coordinates activities of construction labor, foremen and subcontractors to ensure a safe jobsite, quality construction, compliance with design specifications, all within scope and budget

Essential Duties 

  • Meets with manager as soon as job is awarded, and thereafter, to review and plan for materials, safety, labor and equipment budgets and other issues on upcoming job; makes pre-jobsite visits as required
  • Meets regularly with manager to review progress of ongoing jobs and to discuss problem decisions outside of his/her limits of his/her authority/control
  • Reads and interprets specifications and plans to determine construction requirements and plan procedures
  • Examines and inspects work progress and construction site to verify safety and design specifications are met
  • Meets with subcontractors to ensure satisfactory job progress
  • Ensures all reports and records originating on-site or processed by on-site field crews are completed in an accurate and timely manner and forwarded to the appropriate Company personnel
  • Supervises, orders and coordinates activities of labor, subcontractors and deliveries
  • Records information such as personnel, production and operation data on specified forms and reports
  • Analyze worker and production problems and recommends solutions such as improving production methods or implementing motivational plans and reviews them with manager
  • Confers with managers and technical persons in order to resolve problems and coordinate activities
  • Trains workers in construction methods, operation of equipment, safety procedures and company policies; makes company and safety rules are followed
  • Conduct and participate in safety meetings; wear the proper personal protective equipment
  • Daily updates on Basecamp on all projects and estimates as required
  • Work as a team with other Company employees and subcontractors
  • Perform the duties above efficiently and effectively and in a workmanlike manner
  • Performs duties not otherwise stated above as directed by manager
  • Reports to work as scheduled

Skills and Abilities 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to get along with others
  • Ability to prioritize, exercise sound independent judgment, and communicate with co-workers
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to exercise sound independent judgment
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong knowledge of construction methods and construction safety laws


  • Entry level, but at least one year experience in the construction industry preferred
  • Experience in reconstruction industry preferred, but not required

Education Requirements 

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Associates degree in construction science/construction management, or equivalent of work experience
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