Construction Superintendent
CompanyNorth Wind Construction Services
LocationOak Ridge, TN
Job TypeFull Time
Job Description
North Wind Construction Services is currently seeking a Construction Superintendent to support projects in the Knoxville, TN area.

Contribute to preconstruction planning and design process by attending planning meetings and participating in value engineering events, design reviews, schedule and estimate reviews .
Onsite direction and supervision of site activities during construction execution of the project interim and final design.
Determine appropriate method of construction, sequencing, work force levels, material quantities, equipment, temporary facilities and controls.
Define and initiate ordering of needed resources through the North Wind procurement and contracts group
Responsible for jobsite safety compliance in close coordination with the Site Health & Safety officer.
Prepare daily reports for team distribution.
Advise project team of potential problems, work interference, or schedule delays.  Engage with the management team to resolve the problem as appropriate.
Attend periodic project and customer meetings to report progress and discuss issues.
Track and provide data for project performance metrics.
Ensure project quality according to design specifications.

B.S. Degree in Construction Management or related discipline preferred
•      Thorough knowledge of construction means and methods used for heavy civil / horizontal construction. Specifically knowledge of site grading, utilities and telecommunication, roadways, concrete and paving, pedestrian walkways, storm water controls, traffic control, parking lots, landscaping,  commissioning, and facility turn-over.
Experience in a federal Government facility work environment (DOE, DOD or other federal agency).
Experience with Construction Management at Risk (CMAR) or Construction Management/ General Contracting (CM/GC) method is preferred.
Strong background in operations to include work control, ES&H, and Quality.

SKILLS & ABILITIES:                        
Demonstrated ability to execute difficult and complex projects and to take collective action, direct work, and manage conflict.
Strong onsite leadership and supervisory skills to include coordination, scheduling, and management of multiple subcontractors and suppliers.
Excellent teamwork, communication and people skills a must
Ability to select best construction means and methods for accomplishing the work.
Skilled in PC usage and associated software including MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook).

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8714 or e-mail for assistance.


North Wind Construction Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.