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Highway Superintendent  Saratoga, NY  Posted: 7/19/2019
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Our well-established client is seeking a Highway Superintendent. In this role, you will supervise and oversee bridge construction and/or heavy highway construction projects, including managing project budgets and schedules.
Responsibilities of the Highway Superintendent include:
  • Coordinate foreman and crews to ensure adequate staffing of jobs
  • Lead field operations to ensure safety, quality & productivity.
  • Monitor and improve crew productions and understand goals.
  • Meet with foremen and crews to plan daily schedules and effectively communicate goals of project with foremen.
  • Communicate professionally with a diverse group of individuals.
  • Work with union representatives to hire labor force and understand labor and union agreements.
  • Oversee compliance with all safety policies and OSHA regulations.
  • Manage day to day operations of job site including material procurement, equipment use and laborer over site.
  • Monitor and ensure site safety controls and develop SSHASP in collaboration with safety department.
  • Attend meetings and provide technical assistance
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned

Job Requirements


Requirements for the role of Highway Superintendent:
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or in Construction Management preferred.
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience in a construction field.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ supervisory experience
  • Ability to adapt to and learn a variety of computer applications.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Great interpersonal skills and ability to work well with others and as a team.
  • Must have proficient knowledge with NYSDOT standard specification as it relates to construction.
  • Ability to interpret blueprints and analyze job costs.
  • Able to complete required duties in a fast-paced environment and within stated deadlines.
  • Must be willing to travel.
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