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Turner Construction Company General Superintendent in Des Moines, Iowa

Position Description: Support the Superintendents and Foremen on the various projects; oversee all trade labor hire, transfer and layoff.

Reports To: Deputy Operations Manager, Operations Manager

Essential Duties & Responsibilities*:

  • Coordinate with the Operations Manager for all assignment of Superintendent and Foreman positions.

  • Assign and coordinate all trade field assignments with the needs of various projects.

  • Support Superintendent throughout the duration of the job.

  • Review project schedules with Superintendents/Foreman. Ensure that critical activities and decisions remain on task and that Required On Job (ROJ) dates are provided to the project management team.

  • Document project field issues that impact budget, quality or schedule, and provide to the project management team.

  • Respond to subcontractor requests for field issues that impact budget, quality or schedule.

  • Provide oversight for the Superintendent/Foreman for the development and maintenance of a Resource Allocation Control System (RACS).

  • Provide guidance in implementation of the Project Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) program.

  • Identify projects with Self-Perform opportunities and assist in the development of the Self-Perform proposal.

  • Manage Self-Perform performance.

  • Work in concert with Business Unit Safety Director to implement the BU Safety Program.

  • Manage Review of Capabilities, Accomplishments and Progress (ReCAP) progress for field trades people.

  • Maintain a progression/succession plan for all high-potential tradesmen in conjunction with the Operations Manager (OM).

  • Manage training for tradesmen.

  • Support Business Development, Estimating and the Project Executives (PX's) with development of operational plans for all pursuits.

  • Support the Project Executive, Project Superintendent and Project Manager to support development of logistics plans and schedules during pre-construction and early project activities.