Jobs – Site Superintendent, Commercial

Blox Construction, an award-winning general contractor, is growing and seeks a talented Site Superintendent with a focus on commercial buildings and tenant improvements.

You:

  • Have a proven track record leading and managing on-site construction projects.
  • Are a pro at coordinating subcontractors to deliver a project on schedule.
  • Know how to manage, direct, and accept accountability for all field activities, safety and reporting functions of an assigned project.
  • Are competent in reading blueprints and knowledgeable in commercial construction methods.
  • Don’t mind getting your hands dirty performing the physical tasks common to a carpentry position.

But you are also driven by more.

  • You have the foresight to predict and ability to solve problems with available resources.
  • You are a professional in all of your interactions with customers, sub-contractors, and key stakeholders.
  • You are creative and find unique solutions to complex problems.
  • You are passionate about your work as a builder.
  • You are motivated, conscientious and looking for a place to shine.

About Blox:

We are an established general contractor specializing in high-end residential remodels, custom homes, commercial buildings, and tenant improvements. We employ some of the most talented carpenters and craftspeople in the industry. We build our business around Honesty, Trust, and Integrity and seek people with similar values to join our team. We are passionate about our customers and the on-time delivery of the best quality work for the best value. Based in Everett, we have jobs throughout Greater Seattle and the Eastside. We offer competitive wages, medical/prescription/dental/life insurance, paid time off (sick, vacation, holiday), technology allowance, training reimbursement, bonuses, and a work/life balance.

The Job:

Safety

  • Conduct initial site safety audit upon arrival at a new site.
  • Set up a job office and see that permits, notices, safety binder and regulations are posted in a conspicuous place. Acquire or arrange for sanitary stations, first aid kit, fire extinguisher, potable water, personal protective equipment, etc. as needed.
  • Conduct daily site safety audits of both company and subcontractor crews. Correct all non‐compliant activities and behaviors immediately. Noting ALL observation(s) & corrective action(s) in daily log.
  • Conduct weekly safety meetings. Insure adequate attendance and submit meeting notes with attendees signatures to the office.
  • Document and submit to the office an Incident‐Injury Report for ANY near miss or injury to Blox crew or Subcontractor’s crew members.

Project Supervision

  • Have a thorough knowledge of the plans and specifications for each project assigned. Attend pre-construction and construction meetings. Take notes on areas that may present a future problem and present to the project manager for consultation.
  • Properly layout a project, making certain that the proper grade is followed and the structure is accurately located.
  • Schedule work with Subcontractors and suppliers with proper lead time and confirm 
schedule the day prior to work being performed.
  • Maintain the project schedule for completion as promised to client.
  • Provide timely and accurate information to contractors and vendors. Follow up all calls with a written request via email to have a trail of communication.
  • Maintain a high standard of quality control at all times. Complete quality assurance inspections, email documentation of corrective actions and follow‐up to ensure 
completion of corrective items.
  • Monitor that housekeeping practices are observed and maintained by both company’s crews and subcontractors. Ensure site is next‐trade ready.
  • Maintain project site security.
  • Warranty management. Project Budget & Records
  • Submit a written Daily Log to site’s project manager.
  • Insure that all change orders are properly executed and indicated on as‐built plans.
  • Monitor and track all job costs (materials, subcontract, and labor) to insure completion of job within budget.
  • Review, code, approve and forward invoices, reports and shipping receipts to the office each week.
  • Enter and submit daily all hours worked via cloud based Sage Construction Anywhere, including hours for any temporary laborers on your site as well.

 Leadership

  • Provide leadership, manage and accept accountability for all field activities and 
reporting functions associated with assigned projects.
  • Optimize and insure the effectiveness and efficiency of subcontractors and temporary labor.
  • Develop and maintain positive professional relationships with clients, inspectors, architects, subcontractors and other key people connected with the project.
  • Manage and resolve customer issues in a timely fashion and communicate progress on completion.
  • Expect and demonstrate the company’s core values of safety, integrity and quality.

Requirements:

  • 3 years construction superintendent experience, or equivalent, on commercial building or tenant improvements
  • Ability to lead, manage and accept accountability for all field activities, safety and reporting functions of an assigned project
  • Ability to coordinate subcontractors and self‐perform work to deliver a project on schedule
  • Competent in reading blueprints and knowledgeable in commercial construction methods
  • Foresight to predict and ability to solve problems with available resources
  • Ability to perform physical tasks common to a carpentry position

Basic Qualifications:

  • Proficient with MS Office, mobile & cloud based technologies
  • Fluent in English both oral and written
  • Valid driver’s license, good driving record and reliable transportation
  • Drug-free and the ability to pass a background check

To Apply:

For consideration, email jobs@bloxconstruction.com and tell us what we should know about you – highlight your current skills, goals, work or trade school history. Submitting a resume is optional. All inquiries will be kept confidential. Wages dependent on experience and performance.