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Senior Superintendent - Sports + Entertainment

Senior Superintendent - Sports + Entertainment

Job ID 
2017-3112
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MN-Minneapolis
Posted Date 
5/5/2017
Category 
Superintendent

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Overview

Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

 

Our foundation and culture are based upon our company values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship.  Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work. It all starts with our exceptional people and exceptional teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" 38 times regionally over the past decade…

 

The Sports + Entertainment Group is committed to identifying, developing, and executing projects that reflect Mortenson's purpose of building structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society on a national level. The Sports + Entertainment Groups' goals are to provide our customers with a superior experience, enhance the performance of the facilities we build through our expertise, and perform at the highest levels of quality and safety on each project.

 

We focus on large, complex projects and seek to earn the reputation of the best and most respected sports builder in America. The Sports Group continually focuses on the growth and development of our team, processes, and operations by recruiting the best people in the industry to drive innovative construction solutions.

 

The company’s project sizes range from less than $1 million to more than $1 billion. Some of Mortenson’s more notable sports projects include:

  • Target Field (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Pinnacle Bank Arena (Lincoln, NE)
  • KFC Yum! Center (Louisville, KY)
  • US Bank Stadium (Minneapolis, MN)
  • HarborCenter (Buffalo, NY)
  • SunTrust Park (Atlanta, GA)
  • Sprint Center (Kansas City, MO)
  • Chase Center (San Francisco, CA)

 

Great Opportunity! If you have a passion for building large complex projects, inlcuding sports facilities, this position may be the one for you. The Sports + Entertainment Group is recognized as one the leaders when it comes to building sport facilities. …What are you waiting for?!

 

Summary: Traveling Superintendent

Mortenson is currently seeking an experienced Senior Superintendent with the ability to interact with a variety of staff at all levels in an ever-changing environment, remaining flexible, resourceful, proactive and efficient with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality. Aptitude to anticipate problems, critical issues and opportunities as they arise; along with the capability to creatively problem solve and bring together viable solutions. The Senior Superintendent will be responsible for providing coordination of project site work activities and supervision of on-site work team for multiple construction projects or large, complex construction project.

Responsibilities

Organization, flexibility, outstanding customer focus and strong communication are critical in performing duties which include, but are not limited to:

 

Overall management of construction activities and task assignments:

  • Interface with other departments to ensure all required materials, equipment and inspections support the project schedule
  • Work with Project Manager(s) to budget, forecast, and manage craft labor, equipment, materials, small tools, consumables, and general working environment
  • Review construction documents for completeness and constructability
  • Create, review and update project schedule and three week look ahead scheduling
  • Coordinate plans and specifications with engineers, identifying and clarifying any discrepancies
  • Develop and implement site utilization plan and establish crew sizes
  • Select formwork systems and equipment
  • Conduct effective pre-construction planning sessions and project site meetings 

Oversight and supervision of work crews:

  • Coach, mentor and train field personnel, foremen, and assistant superintendents
  • Establish and nurture teamwork environment
  • Ensure crews have resources and support
  • Provide work direction and performance evaluations
  • Identity hiring needs and participate in hiring, performance management, and dismissal decisions
  • Develop leadership potential through appropriate task assignments and career growth opportunities
  • Implement Mortenson’s Zero Injury Safety Program at project site
  • Manage open shop and union issues

Other duties as assigned:

  • Maintain relationships with all visitors to the site: customers, architects, union representatives, subcontractors, etc
  • Manage site work and logistics efficiently, providing suggestions for improvement

Qualifications

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 15 years of construction experience
  • Minimum 10 years experience in a supervisory role
  • Experience building large Sports Facilities and/or Hospitality related projects ($70M+)
  • Current driver’s license
  • Proven ability to fulfill all responsibilities for multiple, complex projects
  • Detail orientation sufficient to organize and manage multiple project tasks
  • Possess basic understanding of construction law and generally accepted business practices
  • Microsoft Office skills at an intermediate level
  • Proven positive and professional attitude, and strong customer service skills
  • Ability to interpret and communicate Mortenson policies  

Education:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Civil, or Architectural Engineering or Construction Management, or 10 years trade experience

 

Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.

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