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DATE ADDED: Wed 17/10/2018

Construction Superintendents

Woodstock, USA


Job Description

Primus superintendents are responsible for ensuring our projects are built on schedule, in accordance with the drawings and specifications, while achieving a high level of quality and job site safety. Primus is headquartered in Woodstock, GA, but our projects are located all over the country.

Below is an overall review of a superintendent's duties and responsibilities.

Field Operation Set-Up

  • Identify job site facility requirements and work with the Project Manager to acquire assets as necessary
  • Establish and maintain job site security if required
  • Contact local building and permitting officials and set up parameters for job site inspections
  • Receive all contract documents and maintain onsite files
  • Review documents for practicality and constructability and communicate deficiencies to Project Manager for resolution

Job Site Scheduling and Coordination

  • Work with Project Manager in the selection of subcontractors and suppliers
  • Hold start-up meeting (Welcome to PBI) with all subcontractors to review scope, safety, schedule and quality of work
  • Monitor purchasing and delivery schedules
  • Develop and monitor short term schedules
  • Conduct weekly progress meetings with Project Manager and subcontractors
  • Coordinate activities of all on-site subcontractors for efficient operation
  • Monitor job site activities regularly for adherence to schedule and quality requirements
  • Review all submittals and shop drawings to verify in accordance with project specifications and drawings

Loss Control

  • Establish and enforce on-site loss control program in conformance with Corporate loss control guidelines
  • Conduct jobsite safety inspection, no less than once a week; complete Jobsite Safety Checklist and follow up on corrective actions
  • Address safety concerns in regular progress meetings with all subcontractors and personnel
  • Complete report on all loss control incidents and submit immediately (24/7), then investigate thoroughly to prevent reoccurrence

Quality Management

  • Support the Project Manager in the subcontractor bidding and awarding stages to ensure that prospective subcontractors are aware of quality requirements
  • Conduct pre-startup meeting with all subcontractors and Project Managers to welcome them and outline quality requirements
  • Insure that work installed conforms to contract documents and quality standards
  • Confirm insurance coverage before subcontractor mobilization
  • Complete quality check lists daily on all work in progress
  • Coordinate activities of independent testing lab personnel and ensure understanding of the project requirements
  • Receive and review subcontractors’ daily inspection reports
  • Conduct inspections of work as it nears completion and issue punch lists to Subcontractors involved
  • IMP sign off


  • Complete and transmit to Project Manager daily construction reports
  • Complete and immediately transmit to Corporate office any incident reports and subcontractor accident reports to Project Manager, Director of Construction and Chief Operations Officer
  • Be certain that signed subcontract, bond (if required), and insurance certificate are all in possession before subcontractor starts work on project
  • Issue Meeting Minutes to project team for Weekly Subcontractor Meetings


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience required
  • Minimum 4-7 years in design/build and/or general contracting construction
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, including Outlook
  • Must be able to multi-task; prioritize; and work with minimal supervision
  • Must have strong attention to detail and excellent time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Work Conditions

  • Works on project sites with exposure to heavy equipment and environmental conditions
  • Works in temperatures above 100 degrees and below 32 degrees

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to frequently lift/move equipment and materials weighing up to 75 pounds
  • Ability to use hands/fingers to grasp, move, handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to ascend/descend a ladder as needed
  • Ability to speak/communicate clearly with others

Company Description
Primus Builders is a design, engineering and construction management firm that delivers planning, estimating, architecture, engineering and construction management services to the cold storage, food and beverage and medical device sterilization industries. Primus works closely with its clients to develop a single-source responsibility approach that incorporates state-of-the-art technology and sustainable design and construction practices. Primus provides professional services for many of IARW's Top 20 North American Refrigerated Warehouses and is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council. We are committed to building every client a better building!

Role: Construction Superintendents
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Location: Woodstock,

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