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Subcontractor Superintendent - Ogdensburg, NY

Kiewit Corporation locationPotsdam, NY
420 positions

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Kiewit CorporationlocationOmaha, NE
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Job Location
Potsdam, NY, United States


Other locations:Potsdam, NY, US Ogdensburg, NY, US Massena, NY, US

Requisition ID: 104699 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Construction Operations 

Market: Water/Waste Water 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Subcontractor Superintendent you will play a significant part in the success for Kiewit. You will oversee and coordinate the work of the subcontractors on the project and ensure they meet project demands.

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's Eastern District specializes in challenging heavy civil construction projects throughout the Northeast, including the metropolitan areas of New York, Chicago, Boston, and Washington DC.¯ We are leaders in bridge, transit, foundation, tunnel, and water/wastewater construction while specializing in cast-in-place concrete, structural steel erection, earthwork, pile driving, and caissons. Kiewit's Eastern District also has a large amount of work in the energy/power sector in various northeast locations. With our experienced and dedicated employees, extensive resources and in-depth market knowledge, the Eastern District can handle projects of any size.  



This position will be based in Ogdensburg, NY


  • ¯ ¯ Manage and coordinate the work of the subcontractors on the project
  • ¯ ¯ Review and approve the balance of Foremen, journeymen and laborer's composite labor rates
  • ¯ ¯ Manage contract administration (subcontractor/field management meeting for communication)
  • ¯ ¯ Develop a program to maintain good client relations involving staff on site
  • ¯ ¯ Initiate and attend supplementary and regular meeting with client for problem resolution and planning
  • ¯ ¯ Oversee and approve the monthly job cost updates and quarterly cash flow projections 
  • ¯ ¯ Review, approve and negotiate change orders
  • ¯ ¯ Develop and implement a plan for project completion and turnover
  • ¯ ¯ Recommend, where appropriate, organizational, policy and procedural or staff changes
  • Qualifications

  • ¯ ¯ 5+ years construction experience with 3 years of experience managins subcontractors capacity (preferably working on infrastructure projects such as roads, bridges, dams, water/wastewater treatment plants etc.)
  • ¯ ¯ Must be a self-starter, highly motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • ¯ ¯ Ability to quickly learn and understand various processes regarding Kiewit's policies, procedures and software programs. 
  • ¯ ¯ Ability to identify and resolve any problems that may arise. 
  • ¯ ¯ Excellent organizational, administrative, communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • ¯ ¯ Strong experience in Leadership, safety, negotiations, planning, and contract administration.


  • 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.

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