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General Superintendent - Construction - Detroit, MI

Warren, Michigan
$100,000 to $130,000
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
  • Join a Detroit GC with an impressive project backlog and unmatched culture
  • Looking for a highly motivated Superintendent with a growth mindset

About Our Client

Our client is a developer/general contractor headquartered in Michigan with construction projects throughout the Midwest and Metro Detroit. Focusing on commercial and light industrial work they specialize in projects ranging from $30-100 Million. As a large, well-established company, their commitment to employee success is excellent. They are looking for a strong General Superintendent - Construction to grow and develop with their resources and expertise.

Job Description

The key responsibilities of the General Superintendent - Construction are:

  • Conduct project safety meetings and ensure safety compliance, coaching and enforcement
  • Participate in the development of project master schedules, preliminary schedules and logistics plans
  • Monitor daily activities to ensure compliance with work plan and communicate the work plan as needed to subcontractors, project personnel and stakeholders
  • Assure trade coordination through proper documentation and solve coordination interference with workarounds as needed
  • Hold weekly coordination meetings with subcontractors and foremen to ensure compliance with schedule and performance requirements
  • Understand permitting and inspection requirements, utility requirements and sequence of construction for a given project
  • Compile rolling punch lists for all work performed and ensure that all tests, inspections and acceptances are properly conducted and documented
  • Conduct contractor Kick-Off/Pre-Installation Meetings to plan and communicate quality requirements, training and benchmarks
  • Conduct weekly scheduling meetings with subcontractors, forecast possibly delays, plan and schedule workarounds and report progress against plans
  • Ensure that all contract requirements of subcontractors, as they relate to the field, are being met
  • Assure proper photo documentation of project
  • Coordinate and communicate change orders with subs & suppliers
  • Plan and coordinate throughout a project to minimize punch list requirements and closeout duration
  • Produce trend reports, formulate & implement corrective measures
  • Provide leadership in motivating the project team and in maintaining a positive work environment
  • Participate in the development of presentation materials and assume a leadership position in a formal proposal or interview

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

The successful General Superintendent - Construction will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management or equivalent construction technology degree
  • 7 -10 years of industry experience
  • OSHA 30 training
  • CPR and First Aid training certificate
  • Certified training in safety related topics

What's on Offer

On offer for the General Superintendent - Construction is:

  • $100,000 - $130,000 base salary
  • Vehicle allowance or company truck
  • Per project bonus plan
  • Paid paternity/maternity leave
  • Sign on bonus
  • Opportunity to work on a variety of projects
  • Clear progression goals
  • Clear communication, great work environment
  • Excellent reputation in the industry
  • Full Health benefits and 401K, Paid 4 weeks vacation and 11 federal holidays
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  • Job Reference: 719277124-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Michael Page International Inc
  • Location: Warren, Michigan
  • Salary: $100,000 to $130,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent