Cobalt Construction Company's heritage spans three generations. Capitalizing on fifty-eight years of operating history in the California markets, the Company has become one of California's largest multi-family and general engineering contractors. This heritage, diversity, expertise and approach to the construction industry uniquely distinguish Cobalt in the industry, allowing the firm to provide a superior product and service to our clients.
Superintendent – Dallas
Cobalt Construction is currently seeking a Construction Superintendent/Multi-Family to join our General Contracting team. We are looking for an able leader with a strong work ethic and the vision to implement a project from start to finish. The ideal candidate will have ample experience building in the Dallas, Texas area. The position is based out of an on-site construction office.
Responsibilities & Essential Functions
The Construction Superintendent will be responsible for all field activities related to a construction project, including subcontract administration, constructability analysis, coordinating subcontractors, managing inspectors, safety, quality control, and schedule performance. The position reports to the Project Manager. Essential functions include:
Management and coordination of day-to-day construction field operations for a project;
Ensuring project conformance with all safety standards, building codes, and best construction practices;
Development and implementation of a site logistics plan for project;
Directing, scheduling, and coordinating subcontractor work in the field;
Leading weekly subcontractor coordination meetings;
Issuing and maintaining short-term schedules;
Documenting daily jobsite activity and schedule progress;
Management of project inspections, permits, wet-stamped documents, and as-built plans;
Performing constructability analysis of and coordinating project documents, including plans, specifications, site conditions, contracts, and building codes;
Assisting purchasing department with subcontract and material buyout, including scope and value analysis;
Assisting pre-construction services department with constructability analysis for potential projects, as required.
Training, mentoring and managing assistant superintendents and labor foremen;
Assisting Project Manager in the hiring of the assistant superintendents and labor foreman;
Maintaining high level of quality control for finished construction project;
Other necessary functions as required by the Project Manager
The idea candidate for the position should meet or exceed the following qualifications:
7-10 years of experience in the multi-family construction industry required; experience in southern California highly preferred.
Strong communication, organizational, and leadership skills;
Be a proactive problem-solver;
Competency with Microsoft Word and Outlook; experience with Prolog Manager and Suretrak Manager preferred, but not required.
The Superintendent position requires a bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or a related field from a four-year university, or equivalent project experience.