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Bridge Construction / Heavy Highway Superintendent - 3797

Absolute Opportunities
Gansevoort, NY, 12831
November 08, 2019


Bridge Construction / Heavy Highway Superintendent - 3797

Role: Engineering, Science, or Related

Relocation Available: Yes

Suggested Keywords to Search For: superintendent, construction, bridge, heavy highway, heavy civil

Industry: Construction

Location: New York

Town / City: Wilton

Job Type: Permanent full-time

Job description:

This position involves supervision and oversight of bridge construction and/or heavy highway construction projects and will require the applicant to manage project budgets and schedules.

Responsibilities Will Include But Are Not Limited To:

* Coordinate foreman and crews to ensure adequate staffing of jobs

* Lead field operations to ensure safety, quality & productivity.

* Monitor and improve crew productions and understand goals.

* Meet with foremen and crews to plan daily schedules and effectively communicate goals of project with foremen.

* Communicate with owners, agencies and inspectors.

* Work with union BA's / Stewards to hire labor force and understand labor and union agreements.

* Oversee compliance with all safety policies and OSHA regulations.

* Manage day to day operations of job site including material procurement, equipment use and laborer over site.

* Monitor and ensure site safety controls and develop SSHASP in collaboration with safety department.

* Attend meetings and provide technical assistance

Required Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have the following:

* A Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or in Construction Management preferred.

* A minimum of 10 years' experience in a bridge/heavy highway construction field required.

* A minimum of 3-5 years supervisory experience

* Ability to adapt to and learn a variety of computer applications.

* Strong attention to detail.

* Excellent communication skills.

* Analytical and problem-solving skills.

* Great interpersonal skills and ability to work well with others and as a team.

* Must have proficient knowledge with NYSDOT standard specification as it relates to construction.

* Ability to interpret blueprints and analyze job costs.

* Able to complete required duties in a fast-paced environment and within stated deadlines.

* Must be willing to travel.

* Must possess a clean valid driver's license.

* Must pass a pre-employment drug screen.

* Position may require travel.

Bottom Line Requirements:

1. Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or in Construction Management preferred.

2. 10+ years of experience in a bridge/heavy highway construction.

3. 3-5 years supervisory experience.