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Martin Construction Inc. Heavy Highway Project Superintendent - Billings, MT in Billings, Montana

Done on Experience | 03-Oct-2023 to Until Filled (CST) | Billings, MT, USA | Hourly | Full Time


To provide on-site coordination for all phases of construction projects, including coordinating subcontractors, material and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being followed, work is proceeding on schedule, and within budget. Superintendent shall be responsible for scheduling, inspections, quality control, and job site safety.

Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities of Superintendent:

  • Has the knowledge of Highway Sub Structures. (Drainage Structures)

  • Setup & Maintenance of Grade Control. (GPS)

  • Assist Project Manager in developing a plan for sequence of work, creating project schedule, planning and organizing project work to assure all work is in place in accordance with contract documents and specifications.

  • Schedule subcontractors, consultants, and vendors, in critical path to ensure timely completion.

  • Perform quality control duties and responsibilities regarding the work being performed.

  • Coordinate required inspections with local jurisdictions.

  • Oversee field personnel, schedules and construction operation.

  • Provide leadership, direction, and training to field crew.

  • Perform a variety of administrative tasks including, daily timesheets completed to accurately reflect proper coding and hours worked. Ensure that production reports, receipts, driver's logs, and daily paperwork is completely accurately and reported daily.

  • Ensure proper use and care of equipment and enforce safe operation practices (vehicle, trailers, tools, large and small equipment ect.)

  • Ensure orderly job sites and enforce safety, environmental, and quality standard compliance with OSHA, General and Other Industry regulations, DOT regulations, and Martin Construction Inc. safety manual. Assist with safety investigations as needed.

  • Advise project manager of potential problems, work interference, and schedule difficulties.

  • Able to handle a demanding construction season.

  • Daily communication with Project Manager on problems as required.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Mathematical Skills

  • Provide direction to and resolve problems amongst 10+ subcontractors and vendors.

  • Ability to identify incomplete work and provide resolution

  • Blueprint reading understand & implement plans specifications

  • Physically lift up to 100lbs.

  • Customer Service Manages difficult or emotional customer situations, Responds promptly to customer needs, solicits customers feedback to improve service, responds to requests for service and assistance, meets commitments

  • Interpersonal Skills Focuses on solving conflict, managing field morale, not blaming, Maintains confidentiality, listens to others without interrupting, Remains open to others ideas and tries new things

  • Written Communication writes clearly and informatively, edits work for spelling and grammar, Presents numeral data effectively, Able to read and interpret written information

  • Planning/Organizing Prioritizes and plans work activities. Use time efficiently, Organizes or schedules other people and their tasks, Develops realistic action plans

  • Quality Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness, Looks for ways to improve and promote quality, Applies feedback to improve performance, Monitors own work to ensure quality

  • Professionalism Reacts well under pressure, Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position, Accepts responsibility for own actions, Follows through on commitments

  • Conduct and manage weekly progress meetings with owners, engineers & subcontractors

    Education and Experience:

  • 2+ years in a Superintendent role of 5 + as a Foreman

  • 4+ years in heavy civil highway construction, mass earthwork, GPS, and Grading

  • 4+ years reading and interpreting projects plans and specifications

  • Proficient in Mac and PC software

  • Able to pass a Job Fitness Test (JFT)

  • Valid Drivers License

  • Travel is required

  • Clean driving record