Superintendent, Commercial Construction

Field Operations, Commercial · New Orleans, Louisiana
Department Field Operations, Commercial
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Superintendent, Commercial Construction 


Summary Description: The Superintendent leads, directs, and coordinates the overall site management of a project, per the total scope of services as defined in each projects contract documents, to meet the project completion and profit objectives.


Company Description: Impetus, a Palmisano Company, is a general contractor that provides construction services in various spaces, including commercial, civil, industrial, pre-fabrication, historic, healthcare, hospitality, design-build, self-perform, multi-family, urban mixed-use, and arts and culture.


Accountable For:

  • Develop a high performance team through training, coaching, and mentoring and ensure regular feedback is shared with team through documented coaching sessions.
  • Develop and maintain long lasting relationships with clients, the design community, subcontractors, vendors, and various organizations to enhance future business opportunities.
  • Create and direct the overall strategy that drives the performance of work related to scheduling, delivery, logistics, quality control, and employee staffing levels.
  • Ensure that the work completed is in compliance with and conforms to the approved contract documents.
  • Support and drive utilization of various Impetus initiatives and technologies.
  • Management of the work site safety program; identify and report any unsafe behavior on the site or hazardous conditions.
  • Analyze reports on project project progress and changes in strategy as applicable.


Key Competencies:

  • Exemplifies Impetus's core values: Safety Always, Renegade Mentality, Sweep Floors, Build Relationships, Absolute Integrity
  • Insatiable Curiosity - Always asking "why" to find the root cause, allowing the right problem to be solved
  • Driven to collaborate and innovate
  • Organization and Planning - Takes a methodical approach to planning daily activities
  • Interpersonal Skills - Establishes cooperative, collaborative, trusting relationships with co-workers and business contacts
  • Communication - Communicates with co-workers and business contacts effectively through written, verbal, and non-verbal communication, as well as excellent listening
  • Tech Savvy - The ability to adapt quickly to rapidly changing technology is key


Ideal Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Construction Management, Business, or related field.
  • 10 + years of commercial construction experience.
  • Demonstrated experience leading teams and processes.
  • Demonstrated experience directing strategic initiatives.
  • Proficiency with software, including MS Office Suite, project management software, accounting cost management software (CMIC, ProCore or similar), and scheduling software (P6 or similar). 
  • Ability to implement new technologies to benefit the projects.


Impetus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  • Location
    New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Department
    Field Operations, Commercial
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced