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Kiewit Corporation General Superintendent - Water/Wastewater in Miami, Florida

General Superintendent - Water/Wastewater

Date: Jan 27, 2020

Location: Miami, FL, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 89185

District :

Kiewit Water Facilities South has organized strategically to actively participate and capture the growing water and wastewater treatment market in both union and open-shop areas. We intend to effectively compete and win in traditional and alternate delivery procurements and position ourselves for a sustainable future. We are looking for people committed to the water construction industry.

Position Overview:

As a General Superintendent in Kiewit’s Water Facilities South District you will supervise Water/Wastewater construction projects. In this role your responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Perform daily inspections of work for Safety, Quality and Productivity --. Assure proper planning and communication is happening for all operations that you oversee. Identify and solve problems that arise. Establish budgetary guidelines for the job and ensure that cost control measures are being followed. Provide job safety training and awareness for all personnel. Establish quality standards of all jobs and ensure that all quality assurance and company standards are being met. Develop and manage job schedules (e.g. three-week, 90-day, man loading), coordinate work with other crafts, departments, contractors and suppliers.

Job Duties

• Responsible for controlling costs and maintaining profitability in the superintendent’s discipline

• Examines drawings and specifications for various work tasks and ensure current information is passed down to front line supervision

• Schedules crews according to available work packages for the project and all required equipment and materials necessary to complete the task

• Conducts regular inspections of craft work and quality as well as insure installation is per specification

• Assists foremen in maintaining safe workplace

• Monitor timely delivery of necessary materials and schedules necessary, Company equipment to assure continued productivity

• Conducts regular safety meetings with craft employees addressing specific work areas and conditions that require attention stressing compliance with Company and regulatory safety procedures

• Recognizing, documenting and reporting delays

• Coordinates with engineers, client/owner, inspectors, etc. to isolate problems and assists in developing solutions to these problems

• Coordinates work activities and installations with other craft supervision to assure productivity and to eliminate conflicts in the field

• Ensure training and development of craft supervisors and employees

• Promote positive employee relations with all employees and management by treating all employees with dignity and respect

• Ensure subordinate personnel comply with company policies and procedures

• Administer discipline as needed in a fair and consistent manner

• Resolve/diffuse issues using open communication with employees and management


• Must have a minimum of 10 years’ experience as a superintendent in civil related construction

• A minimum of 7 years’ experience in the Water/Wastewater industry

• A valid driver’s license

• Must be willing to relocate temporarily for training or permanently on an as-needed basis

• Must be able to read and interpret drawings, plans and specifications for railroad / transit construction and maintenance requirements

About Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different

• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record

• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment

• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay

• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit 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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