top of page

Construction Superintendent: Heavy Civil

San Diego, CA, USA

Position: Construction Superintendent (Heavy Civil)

Location: Southern California (various locations)

Job Type: Full Time

We are currently looking for an experienced heavy civil Construction Superintendent to join our team. The person in this position will manage, schedule, and coordinate all company on-site activities, subcontractors and suppliers. Relocation assistance will be provided to candidates outside of the local area on a case-by-case basis.


  • Construct the project on time within budget

  • Review and approve construction methods and sequence of operations

  • Coordinate manpower and equipment utilization

  • Assist project manager in conducting effective pre-construction/pre-planning meetings

  • Understand the contractual scope of the work. Familiarity with plans and specifications

  • Direct and supervise foreman

  • Coordinate with Project Manager/Project Engineer/Estimator

  • Supervise and update the project schedule

  • Interact with the Owner's representatives, including attending weekly owner meetings

  • Coordinate subcontractor and district/division work

  • Understand inclusions and exclusions

  • Monitor job site safety compliance

  • Maintain union relations

  • Ensure timely project close out and punch list finalization

  • Review job costs and budget controls with project manager/foreman

  • Monitor processing of timesheet and extra work efficiency


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or experience

  • 8+ years’ experience with extensive knowledge of construction techniques

  • Must utilize effective management techniques to maximize project performance

  • Thorough understanding of corporate and industry practices, processes and standards, and their impact on project activities is vital

  • Superior organizational, communication and interpersonal skills are essential

  • Effective communication

  • Leadership, coaching, and employee development

  • Adaptability/change management

  • Conflict resolution/problem solving

  • Decisiveness

  • Time management/multitasking

  • Detail oriented

  • Stress management

  • Performance management

  • Interpersonal awareness

  • Travel to job sites and other locations

bottom of page