Project Superintendent with Saunders Heath

Fort Collins, CO posted on June 11


Position Title  Project Superintendent Classification  Exempt Position Type Full time


Purpose of the Role

The Superintendent is responsible for the overall field management of a designated project including scheduling, subcontractors, personnel supervision, project staging and sequencing, safety and storm water requirements, quality control, and direct responsibility for field labor budget.


Functions / Duties  
  • Oversee total project supervision effort to ensure appropriate personnel, budget, and schedule are met.
  • Participate in all preconstruction subcontractor meetings.
  • Plan / schedule work in accordance with start-up schedule.
  • Assist with implementation and interpretation of safety programs.
  • Ensure all company, department, and technical policies, procedures, standards, etc., are adhered to. Interpret policies as required.
  • Maintain all rental equipment.
  • Control and monitor site logistics.
  • Prepare and maintain all required documentation and records according to State & Federal compliance as well as company procedures.
  • Conduct project meetings.
  • Monitor quality control.
  • See project through to close-out.
  • Provide leadership.
  • Lead by example and assist in training, mentoring and betterment of company resources.
  • Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.


Knowledge / Skills / Abilities / Qualifications / Experience  
  • Minimum 5 years in the commercial building industry.
  • Minimum 2 years managing projects in the Superintendent’s capacity for commercial general contractor.
  • Managing work as a Superintendent for a general contractor who self-performs concrete and carpentry labor.
  • Strong scheduling, quality, safety and field management experience.


Physical Demands

The following are some of the physical demands commonly associated with this position:

  • Spends approximately 70% of the time sitting, and 30% of the time either standing or walking while on the job.
  • Occasionally* lifts up to 15 lbs, when moving project binders, office supplies or files, and may stoop, kneel, crouch, and balance while performing these same functions.
  • Occasionally required to climb, crawl, stoop and negotiate ladders, stairs or other routes at and within project sites in order to fulfill duties.
  • Constantly uses verbal and auditory capacity enabling interpersonal communication as well as communication through automated devices such as E-Mail, telephone and radio.
  • Constantly employs eye, hand and finger coordination enabling the use of office machinery such as computer keyboard.
  • Constantly utilizes full scope of visual capacity to travel to project sites and observe/verify project progress in addition to operating automated office equipment.
Constantly Activity exists more than 2/3 of the time Frequently Activity exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time Occasionally Activity exists less than 1/3 of the time.  


Saunders Construction's Benefits
  • Employer Paid Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Section 125 Plan
  • 401k Plan / Safe Harbor plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Bonus Program
  • Employer Paid Term Life Insurance
  • Employer Paid Short Term Disability
  • Employer Paid Long Term Disability


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