• Senior Superintendent I

    Job Locations US-WA-Kirkland | US-CA-Los Angeles
    Posted Date 1 year ago(4/4/2018 2:16 PM)
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  • Overview

    Are you passionate about leading crews and projects to success? Do you have a keen focus on quality and safety? Do you enjoy critical thinking and implementing creative solutions?


    Mortenson is currently seeking an experienced Superintendent to provide coordination, planning, and supervision to other superintendents, contractors, and craft activities on large, complex projects.


    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 values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. 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 extraordinary people and collaborative teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" over 40 times since 2002… what are you waiting for?



    Planning and implementation to ensure all materials, equipment, and inspections support the project schedule

    -  Review construction documents for completeness and constructability

    -  Review and understand contract documents

    -  Coordinate plans and specifications with design engineers, resolving discrepancies

    -  Participate in the development and management of a project schedule to include three and six week look ahead schedules

    -  Develop a site logistics plan

    -  Lead the utilization of Mortenson tools and equipment

    -  Collaborate with project partner superintendents

    Coaching, supervisory, and development responsibilities

    -  Conduct on-site project orientations

    -  Conduct effective pre-construction planning sessions and project site meetings

    -  Supervise project partners, craft foremen, and crews

    -  Responsible for the mentoring, management, and timely performance evaluation of Assistant Superintendent(s), General Foremen, and Foremen

    -  Interview, hire, transfer, and if needed terminate craft team members

    -  Ensure proper task coding of work hours on time cards

    -  Manage and track work progress and craft productivity

    -  Manage craft team member training, ensuring they are current prior to starting task

    -  Conduct career development discussions with foremen and craft team members

    Other duties as assigned, including:

    -  Provide high level management of safety, quality, risk, and compliance for the project and team members

    -  Recognize and mitigate unfavorable working conditions

    -  Seek opportunities to improve processes and procedures





    • Minimum 15 years of construction experience
    • Minimum 10 years experience in a supervisory role
    • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Engineering, or 10 years trade experience
    • Current driver’s license

    • Shown ability to fulfill all responsibilities for multiple, complex commercial construction projects
    • Detail orientation sufficient to organize and lead multiple project tasks
    • Possess basic understanding of construction law and generally accepted business practices
    • Microsoft Office skills at an intermediate level
    • Shown positive and professional attitude, and strong customer service skills
    • Ability to interpret and communicate Mortenson policies



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




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