Site Superintendent

General Description

Project Superintendent for a commercial/industrial/institutional contractor specializing in complex multi-disciplined mechanical/electrical projects, with a focus on hospital/healthcare customers. Plan, coordinate, direct and supervise personnel, subcontractors, and vendors engaged on projects and ensuring they complete the work on time, within budget and to the quality specified. Position is required to continuously improve project safety, quality, and efficiency as a front line representative of the company.


Work Requirements


-      Establishes project goals and objectives with input from the Project Manager for subcontractors, vendors, and assigned personnel.

-      Communicates project goals and objectives with assigned subcontractors and vendors on a daily basis.

-      Prioritizes critical path items and directs resources to achieve them.

-      Serves as a business partner with Project Manager and provides supervisory, scheduling, and material procurement support as required.

-      Meets with Project Manager to discuss scope of project, budgets, performance, and close-out.

-      Prepares daily, weekly, and monthly progress reports detailing the project activities each week and the anticipated activities of future weeks with the Project Manager.

-      Reviews, analyzes, and approves vendor material invoices once received at the project location.

-      Develops and maintains a system for accounting, safe keeping, and inspection of damaged or defective material; reports those findings to Project Manager and vendors for credit.

-      Prepares and administers safety "toolbox talks" each week with subcontractors and personnel assigned.

-      Prepares daily logs detailing subcontractor personnel assignments, locations, and activities on the project site.

-      Ensures assigned subcontractors have the proper access badges for secure project sites.

-      Resolves complex coordination issues with subcontractors and material vendors.

-      Ensures safety compliance for all assigned personnel and subcontractors to the project work site.

-      Ensures project sites are clean, safe, and organized.

-      Promotes team work.

-      Flexibility to work overtime, weekends, and overnight travel as required.

-      Responsible for all other duties as assigned.

-      Ability to communicate professionally at all levels of the organization and with external contacts.



Supervisory responsibilities include the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of assigned personnel in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Other responsibilities include planning, assigning, and directing work of subcontractors and vendors assigned to projects


Performance of the required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent and temporary stairs, passenger use of construction

personnel hoist, ability to climb ladders and negotiate work areas under construction. Specific vision abilities required by this job include

close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Performing this job requires use of hands to finger, handle,

or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk, and hear, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. While performing the duties of

this position, the employee regularly works on-site at the construction work site where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these environments is normally moderate to very loud, use of company provided personal protective equipment for all known and potential hazards is mandatory. Frequent lifting of equipment between 10-50 lbs. required.

Education Requirements

-      Associate Degree in construction management, engineering or related discipline.

-      Five (5) years related construction experience in lieu of a degree.


Alares Construction Inc. is committed to be an industry leader in safety performance. The safety and health of our employees and the protection of the environment are our company's greatest responsibilities. Established safety standards and continuous training has created a culture that drives all workplace activity.

At Alares Construction Inc., quality control and project management
delivery systems ensure

Our Performance is Exemplary

Contractor assisted the VA with paperwork & equipment data required to receive a utility incentive. The completed project improved heating control saving 8474 therms/year and qualifying for a $12,711 incentive

— Department of Veteran Affairs