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Apache Industrial Services Superintendent in Iowa

Job Description

Position Title: Superintendent

Position Reports To: P roject Manager

Location: Des Moines, Iowa - Long Term, Local Opportunity

Position Summary

A Superintendent is responsible for all facets of a project (where the Project Manager is not assigned full-time to the site). In such, directing any General Foremen and/or Foremen in the safe execution of the site-specific scope of work items outlined in the contract documents. A Superintendent is also responsible for work assignments of all General Foremen they supervise within their craft(s). Monitor work progress to assure timely completion to meet schedules and budgets.   

Essential Functions

  • Read prints, specifications, and both written and verbal instructions as required to perform duties and responsibilities as listed below.   

  • Ensure that all Apache personnel are working in a safe manner and environment.

  • Verify the fulfillment of all requirements outlined in the Apache Safety Manual, site-specific requirements, and customer-specific requirements.  

  • In conjunction with assigned Apache personnel, initiate and manage the daily tailgate safety meeting and JHA.  

  • Ensure that General Foremen and Foremen understand the scope of work and bring to their attention any potential problems and issues. Communication with the Project Manager should continue daily.  

  • Ensure that all Apache and customer specifications, guidelines, and programs are being followed and documented as required.  

  • Ensure that work is being performed efficiently regarding manpower, equipment, tools, and consumables.  

  • Complete all general site paperwork including timesheets, T&M sheets, and purchase orders.  

  • Responsible for onsite customer relations.  

  • Attend job walks and bid meetings as requested by Apache management and provide the documentation necessary to provide pricing information.  

  • Other duties as assigned.  

    Education & Experience

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the industrial construction trades.  

  • Demonstrate a broad knowledge of craft(s) utilized on projects they oversee.  

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to multi-task, managing multiple projects and competing priorities.   

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate in a matrix environment.   

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the proven ability to work well with all levels of management and staff.  

  • Strong leadership and motivational skills.

  • Ability to interact with clients effectively.  

    Work Conditions / Physical Demands

  • Heavy lifting will often be required to perform tasks.   

  • Must be able to kneel, squat, and climb.

  • Must be able to perform required duties for extended periods inside confined spaces, often with breathing equipment required.   

  • Must be able to tolerate extreme weather conditions for extended periods.  

  • Ability to travel

For over thirty years, Apache Industrial Services has met the needs of the petrochemical, industrial and energy sectors by providing superior quality, service and long-term value to our customers. Through our commitment to excellence in our work, a purposeful culture of safety, and the dedication and leadership of our expert craftsmen, Apache is a company that is doing it right. With strategic office locations throughout the US and Canada, we are able to provide efficient and reliable services to our wide variety of customers.At the core of Apache is a belief system that we refer to as #ApachePride. This belief permeates everything we do and from the CEO to the new hire employee that started yesterday; We all understand that the success of our business relies heavily on our hard-working men and women in the field.

Equal Opportunity: Apache Industrial Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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