Assistant Superintendent, Commercial Construction

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

Assistant Superintendent, Commercial Construction


Summary Description: The Assistant Superintendent provides support to the Superintendent on all site construction management aspects of assigned projects and takes on Superintendent duties as assigned.


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:

  • Lead and develop the labor team through training, coaching, and mentoring and ensure regular feedback is shared with the team.
  • Foster and enhance relations with owners, architects, subcontractors, and vendors.
  • Oversee the performance of work related to scheduling, delivery, logistics, quality control, and employee staffing levels.
  • Identify, communicate, and resolve design drawing / field conflicts through the proper process with project team.
  • Ensure the work completed is in compliance with and conforms to the approved contract documents.
  • Assist to log, track, and process required project documentation (i.e., daily logs, progress photos, work plans, safety inspections, JSA, etc.).
  • Promote safety culture on projects; management of the work site safety program; and identify and report any unsafe behavior or hazardous conditions on the site.
  • Assist to ensure efficient closeout of job site activities and timely turnover of the project facilities to the owner.
  • Reporting on project progress and other metrics as assigned.


Key Competencies:

  • Exemplifies Impetus's core values: Safety Always, Renegade Mentality, Sweep Floors, Build Relationships, Absolute Integrity.
  • 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:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D; Carpentry Trade School Certificate.
  • 5 + years of commercial construction experience.
  • Demonstrated experience leading teams and processes.
  • Proficiency with software, including MS Office Suite, project management software, (ProCore or similar), and familiar with 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
    Mid-level