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General Superintendent Job in Grove City, Ohio US

General Superintendent

Gilbane Building Company - Grove City, OH

Posted: 5/10/2021 - Expires: 8/8/2021

Job ID: 227083566


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General Superintendent

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Gilbane Building Company


Gilbane is seeking a General Superintendent with experience building corrections facilities to lead the build of a large facility in Columbus. The General Superintendent is responsible for the overall field on this large project, leading a team of superintendents to ensure that company policies and procedures are met in regard to safety, scheduling, budget, quality and customer satisfaction.


Ensure that the day-to-day coordination of Gilbane's trade contractors and their sub-contractors turn out high-quality work that meets the approved project schedule
Manage the project budget for general conditions and site services
Develop, document and communicate the work plan regarding changes made in the field
Maintain a thorough understanding of contract documents to be able to plan ahead and anticipate potential problems before they arise
Obtain or verify that the subcontractors obtain all necessary permits for construction purposes
Verify safety compliance with all trades; act as primary safety representative in the field and enforce quality control policies
Conduct maintenance and planning of "work-arounds," shutdowns and tie-ins
Establish credibility among owners, trade contractors, unions etc. by maintaining a fair and trustworthy environment
Lead contractor meetings on a regular basis
Oversee daily reports and documentation using iBuild
Create, manage and update the project schedule, create and implement contingency plans when necessary
Communicate schedule status, updates and changes to Project Team and Trade Contractors
Plan, coordinate and manage jobsite logistics
Oversee project quality plan and implement necessary changes
Resolve jurisdictional disputes
Aid in the development of project team



BS or MS degree in Engineering or Construction Management
Corrections faciltiy building experience
10-15 years experience on a $15-50+ million commercial/industrial construction project or multiple projects in a superintendent role
Or equivalent combination of education and experience


Strong technical and communication skills
Excellent organizational andproblem solving skills and ability to adapt to changing needs
Ability to work in a team environment
Proficient in Microsoft Office, Procore
Must be construction-document and drawing literate, with knowledge of all phases of construction
Must have experience and proficiency in all divisions of work, methods, materials, scheduling, and cost control
Must have strong knowledge and appreciation of construction safety processes and ability to enforce the project safety plan
Must be able to create an environment where "safety first" is the culture and all trades people work with an incident and injury free attitude
Must have experience supervising a project team
OSHA 30 hour certified

Gilbane offers an excellent total compensation package which includes competitive health and welfare benefits and a generous profit-sharing/401k plan. We invest in our employees' education and have built Gilbane University into a top training organization in the construction industry. Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test. Gilbane is not accepting unsolicited resumes from third party recruiters at this time.

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Gilbane is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
No school grade completed
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