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Iowa Civil Contracting Paving Superintendent in Victor, Iowa

Iowa Civil Contracting, Inc has been in business since 1972. We specialize in Total Pavement and Bridge Restoration. Crews work throughout Iowa, Nebraska, and other Midwest states.

Job Title: Paving Superintendent

Reporting to: Project Manager

Job Description: The Paving Superintendent is responsible for all concrete paving and field operations including scheduling, safety, production, and work quality.

Key Responsibilities & Duties:


  • Works with project management regarding project schedules, equipment needs, and personnel needs.

  • Execution (build) of the job delivering a quality project on time and on budget

  • Oversee, motivate, direct, and train employees on all aspects of the assigned job.

  • Maintain company confidentiality.

  • Responsible for the crew’s overall fleet of equipment including maintenance, repairs, security, and cleanliness.

  • Perform minor diagnostics and repairs.

  • Superintendents require whatever work hours are necessary to fulfill his or her responsibilities.

  • Manage foremen and crew members

  • Communication daily

  • Ensure employee training (safety, EEO, equipment operation) is completed and documented as required.

  • Ensure daily timecards and field production reports are completed timely and accurately

  • Record daily activities throughout the duration of the project.

  • Hold accountable for delivering quality project on time and on budget

  • Assist in hiring of crew members

  • Establishing a culture of safety first

  • Conduct weekly “toolbox safety meetings.”

  • Address Safety concerns with Project and Company Management

  • Meeting with city, county, or state (owner of the project) to manage and maintain a positive relationship

  • Assists the project manager in directing and coordinating the work of all subcontractors.

  • Assists the project manager in ordering and securing all construction materials.

  • Ensure all MSDS and HAZMAT compliance documentation is properly


Additional Tasks

  • Understand and enforce company policies and safety procedures as outlined in the Iowa Civil Contracting Safety and Employee Guide.

  • Winter Maintenance Support of equipment

  • Take on additional tasks as needed

Skills Required:

  • Demonstrated success in leading people

  • Demonstrated motivation to produce safe, quality work.

  • Demonstrated process improvement skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent teamwork skills

  • Proven ability to hold teams accountable

  • Must be able to travel 100% of the time

Education / Experience / Certificates Required:

  • Preferred 10 years of experience in the industry

  • Maintain a valid Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.

  • Construction education beneficial