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Superintendent- Kiewit Building Group

Kiewit Corporation Omaha, NE
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Job Description

Requisition ID: 95401 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Construction Operations 

Market: Building 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Superintendent, you will be exposed to a variety of field activities in order to develop your understanding of construction supervision. During your first few years you can expect to spend time learning and working on shop drawings, submittals, schedules, craft supervision, and project documentation. While learning these things you will have the opportunity to travel the country building complex projects that make a profound impact on communities. We are looking for people committed to the construction industry and not design. 

 

Our mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we're boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled, and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There's a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won't find anywhere else. 

District Overview

Kiewit Building Group specializes in constructing office buildings, industrial complexes, education and sports facilities, hotels, hospitals, transportation terminals, science and technology facilities, manufacturing, retail and special-use facilities and extensive interior construction with tenant improvements. Its capabilities include general construction, construction management, design-build, design-assist and turn-key project development.¯ Kiewit also provides fast, accurate preconstruction project management services.¯  

Location

One of the many things that makes Kiewit's culture unique is that we go where the work is, which exposes your career to abundant opportunities. We relocate our teams based on the work that is available, combined with the development plans, skill sets and career goals of each team member. This means your Kiewit adventure is custom-designed to meet our shared needs. 

Responsibilities

  • ¯  ¯Provide supervisory direction of craft workers via the general foreman and foreman, managing the performance of productivity, safety, quality and schedule adherence
  • ¯  ¯Liaison between field engineering and craft to ensure compliance of construction drawings and specifications
  • ¯  ¯Coordinate and interface effectively with other superintendents and subcontractors, as well as Kiewit staff personnel and leadership to ensure smooth workflow and schedule adherence  
  • ¯  ¯Resolve employee conflicts, grievances, and scheduling difficulties, informing project and corporate management as appropriate
  • ¯  ¯Assist in schedule planning, determining craft labor levels, material quantities, and equipment requirements
  • ¯  ¯Ensure project rules, procedures and programs are followed consistently, including those involving safety, attendance, and workplace behavior standards as reflected in Company's non-harassment and nondiscrimination policies
  • Qualifications

  • ¯  ¯Ability to travel and relocate as needed
  • ¯  ¯Bachelors degree in Construction Management or related field
  • ¯  ¯5+ years' work experience in the construction industry, with at least 3+ years in a supervisory role
  • ¯  ¯Previous knowledge/experience in building setting required
  • ¯  ¯Advanced knowledge of various construction disciplines, union agreements and jurisdictional issues, safety regulations, scheduling, cost control, engineering drawings and other documents 
  • ¯  ¯Demonstrated ability to efficiently supervise and evaluate craft performance
  • ¯  ¯Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative 
  • ¯  ¯Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time 
  • ¯  ¯Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity 
  • ¯  ¯Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt 
  • ¯  ¯Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills  
  • ¯  ¯Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives 
  • ¯  ¯Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
  • ¯  ¯Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative 
  • ¯  ¯Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time 
  • ¯  ¯Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity 
  • ¯  ¯Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt 
  • ¯  ¯Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills  
  • ¯  ¯Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives 
  • ¯  ¯Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail 
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

























    Job Details

    Date Posted August 1, 2020
    Date Closes September 30, 2020
    Requisition 95401
    Located In Omaha, NE
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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