Assistant Superintendent

Davis Development

Sarasota, United States

Last shared 258 days ago

Job Details


1 - 3 years

Employment Type


Employer Job ID

Not Mentioned

Industry Sector

Functional Area

Construction Construction Management
Job Description

Job Summary

The Assistant Superintendent is directly responsible to the Project Superintendent for the proper discharge of his duties.


Responsibilities and Duties

The Assistant Superintendent’s principle duty is to assist the superintendent with the day to day operation on the job site.

To include but not limited to:

  • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings
  • Help manage materials stored and inventory control to keep adequate materials on site for work to be performed
  • Checking in materials deliveries accurately, making notes of deficiencies and communicating deficiencies to superintendent and suppliers
  • Promotes job site safety, encourages safe work practices and rectify job site hazards immediately
  • Assist with schedule updates
  • Schedule subcontractors in proper work sequence to maximize efficiency
  • Produce accurate punch list for work completed
  • Prepare, schedule and supervise completion of a final punch list
  • Walk buildings for work being performed properly and installed per the construction documents
  • See that all safety regulations are followed by MC and subcontractor crews. Safety meetings must be adequately attended
  • See that a complete first aid kit is available in case of emergencies
  • Maintain a high standard of quality control at all times
  • See that good housekeeping practices are observed and maintained by both MC crews and subcontractors
  • Ascertain that safety barricades are in proper place and safety lights properly operate
  • Maintain a good relationship with the Project Superintendent, seeking his/her assistance in the scheduling of materials, equipment and subcontractors
  • Keep the progress schedule current.
  • Maintain inventory control over tools and equipment, ascertaining that movable tools are returned to the tool room and all other equipment adequately secured
  • Ascertain that the project is secured each night
  • Assist the subcontractor foreman with any problems
  • Assist superintendent in managing subcontractors
  • Forward all receipts, mail reports and shipping tickets to the office each week
  • Attend construction meetings, and Initiate safety meetings
  • Assist inspectors on their project reviews
  • Maintain good relationships with inspectors, architects, subcontractors and other key people connected with the project
  • Assist the project superintendent to identify and solve problems
  • Utilizes strong organizational skills with regard to all construction activities
  • Displays strong oral communication skills and employ effective listening skills
  • Assist with supervision of all construction activities
  • Direct all field personnel to complete quality work that conforms to original plans and specifications
  • Promotes job site safety, encourages safe work practices and rectify job site hazards immediately
  • Assist with maintaining an organized job site, including the construction office

The above outline of duties is not arranged in order of priority. These duties are not meant to restrict initiative, but rather to describe minimum activities. Those duties will from time to time be altered by the Vice President to suit the needs of the company.

Qualifications and Skills

Education and Experience

  • 4-yr college degree preferred but not required. Desirable study concentration in construction management
  • 1-3 years of field experience in multi-family construction
  • Experience in scheduling, ordering materials, field supervision, quality control and production of all phases of multi-family construction

Personal Profile

  • Must be a self starting, highly motivated and goal oriented individual
  • Must have excellent attention to detail with emphasis placed on quality
  • Must be very organized with a systematic approach to tasks to achieve accuracy and efficiency
  • Well developed interpersonal skills, including the ability to manage diverse personalities
  • Quick, sharp, confident, assertive, ethical and ambitious
  • Analytical with the ability to examine issues from multiple viewpoints
Company Description

Davis Development is a multi-family housing developer based in Atlanta, Georgia who in conjunction with it's affiliated companies, TX-Morrow Construction, Carolina Multifamily Construction and Morrow Construction, develop, construct, and manage luxury apartment communities throughout the Southeast, Midwest and Southwest regions of the United States.

Davis Development has developed, constructed, and managed over 50,000 units over the last 20+ years.


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