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Posted: Saturday, July 8, 2017 9:41 AM

United Subcontractors, Inc. (USI), a nationwide leader in the construction services industry has an opportunity available for an experienced Field Superintendent at USI Construction Services branch in Boynton Beach, FL.

This position with be working in the following counties andis preferred to live in one of the following: Martin County, St. Lucie County, & Indian River County. Please do not apply if you do not live in one of the listed counties or are not willing to drive to those counties on a daily basis.

Position Overview:

The Field Superintendent is primarily responsible for supervising all phases of assigned shell construction projects, ensuring quality standards and product delivery dates are met. Superintendents oversee and carry out shell construction projects, managing the project and directing the work of employees and sub-contractors, exercising discretion and independent judgment in order to accomplish the management of the project. This position implements company policies and operating practices.

Essential Functions:

•Serve as contact for shell construction project(s) to builders, other trades, inspectors, sub-contractors and company employees.
•Maintain appropriate communication and satisfactory customer relations; handle and resolve customer complaints and grievances.
•Analyze construction project plans to determine construction requirements.
•Analyze and plan installation and construction of shell, verifying estimated material and labor requirements to complete job.
•In conjunction with Area Manager, sources and identifies subcontractors.
•Assign work to employees and subcontractors using material and labor requirements.
•Direct and supervise activities of subcontractors and employees to meet the project schedule.
•Investigate and resolve worker problems.
•Examine and inspect work progress, equipment and construction sites to verify safety and ensure specifications are met.
•Ensure quality standards.
•Ensure that operations conform to local, state and federal safety laws and regulations.
•Ensure that operations conform with the companies safety plan.
•Coordinate and communicate with inspectors in connection with municipality inspections.
•Monitor and control material waste.
•Ensure proper job cost coding for all labor/material costs.
•In conjunction with Area Manager, ensure production and personnel problems are resolved.
•Using independent judgment and discretion, insure the project is staffed properly so it can be completed on schedule with minimum cost overrun and maximum profit to company.

Required Skills:

•High School diploma or GED equivalent; undergraduate degree in Construction Management preferred.
•Minimum three (3) years construction services experience with experience in two or more of the following trades: form work, block work, concrete finishing or carpentry.
•Demonstrated project management skills.
•Demonstrated knowledge of construction industry practices, materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction of houses and building.
•Proficiency in blueprint reading.
•Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to maintain positive working relationships
•Negotiation/persuasion skills; ability to influence decision makers.
•Demonstrated organizational skills; ability to handle several projects concurrently.
•Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy.
•Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide quickly and correctly.
•Position requires critical thinking skills and ability to \"think on your feet.\"
•Ability to comfortably communicate, both verbally and in presentation, conversation and written correspondence to employees, project team, sub-contractors and customers.
•Residential homebuilding experience, preferably with a large, production builder.
•Knowledge of federal, state and local safety laws and regulations.

USI is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

Drug Free Workplace

USI is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States.


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