• Assistant Superintendent - Solar Group

    Job Locations US
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/26/2018 3:05 PM)
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  • Overview

    Company 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 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 extraordinary 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?

    The Big Picture:

    Do you have the aptitude to anticipate problems, critical issues and opportunities as they arise? Are you capable of problem solve and generating creative solutions?

    Mortenson is currently seeking an experienced Assistant Superintendent to provide coordination and supervision of sub-contractors and craft team members within a particular construction discipline. Strong communication skills are necessary as you will be interacting with staff at all levels in an ever-changing environment. Your ability to remain flexible, inventive, dedicated, and efficient with a high level of integrity and confidentiality is vital to your success. Active Mortenson Solar prjects are in GA, VA, TX, FL and AZ.


    What will you be doing?

    Organization, flexibility, excellent customer focus and strong communication are critical in performing duties which may include:

    Lead project labor (craft labor, subcontractors)

    • Monitor and address issues within weekly labor report
    • Review and approve craft worker certifications and trainings for specialty craft roles
    • Participate in site orientation training, first hour orientation, and site safety meetings
    • Coordinate review and approval of craft worker time cards
    • Participate in hire and dismissal process of craft workers
    • Coordinate on-site operations/Scope of Work (Equipment, Labor, Schedule)
    • Provide guidance on activities including set-up, work in-place, and project closeout/demobilization
    • Support and participate with Project Managers on schedule development and updates
    • Coordinate with equipment facility and outside equipment providers for project equipment; i.e. cranes, trailers, trucks, Conexus, etc.
    • Review and verify quantity takeoffs and materials management process during the buyout process for specific scopes of work
    • Lead scope(s) of work Production, Innovation Boards, and Plan of Day (POD) activities

    Other duties as assigned

    • Support Safety Manager and/or Engineer with site safety audits, worker to worker observations, etc.
    • Manage quality control of self-perform and subcontractors’ work
    • Responsible for the orientation, training, and timely performance evaluation of craft team members, including performance management process if necessary


    How will you succeed?

    • Minimum five years construction supervision or related experience
    • Solar utility experience preferred
    • Current Driver’s license
    • Confirmed ability to fulfill development to closeout responsibilities for multiple, complex projects
    • Organize and handle multiple project tasks
    • Possess basic understanding of construction law and generally accepted business practices
    • Microsoft Office, project and pertinent web application skills
    • Positive and professional attitude, and strong customer service skills
    • Ability to interpret and communicate Mortenson policies
    • Willing to travel - This is a travel position (solar projects are in GA, VA, TX, FL and AZ). Great travel package!


    • Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Civil, or Architectural Engineering or Construction Management, or equivalent experience
    • Completion of or interest in Master, Journeyman, or Apprentice electrician program preferred 


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


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