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Superintendent III in Tokyo at Gilbane

Date Posted: 7/22/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tokyo
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/22/2018

Job Description

At Gilbane we’re building more than buildings, we’re helping create schools, hospitals, laboratories and other facilities that will be helping people live better for decades to come. As a fifth generation family business we’ve built the best team in the industry with a culture of caring that treats every one of our employees as a trusted member of the Gilbane family. We also invest in our employees’ education and have built Gilbane University into the top training organization in the construction industry. If you have the desire to make a real difference in people’s lives and become part of a growing organization that treats you like member of the family – you will feel right at home at Gilbane. 

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Superintendent II is responsible for the overall field work on a project, ensuring that company policies and procedures are met in regard to safety, scheduling, budget, quality and customer satisfaction.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES: Superintendent II typical responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Direct the day-to-day coordination of Gilbane’s trade contractors and their sub-contractors to ensure they turn out high-quality work that meets the approved project schedule
  • Develop, document and communicate the work plan regarding changes made in the field
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of contract documents to be able to plan ahead and anticipate potential problems before they arise
  • Obtain or verify that the subcontractors obtain all necessary permits for construction purposes
  • Lead contractor meetings on a regular basis 
  • Maintain daily reports and documentation  using iBuild
  • Create, manage and update the project schedule, create and implement contingency plans when necessary
  • Communicate schedule status, updates and changes to Project Team and  Trade Contractors
  • Plan, coordinate and manage jobsite logistics
  • Oversee project quality plan and  implement necessary changes
  • International Travel for 5 to 6 months
  • Will serve as the Site Safety and Health Officer (SSHO)

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION

  • BS or MS degree in Engineering or Construction Management or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5 years experience on $3 million or larger DoD construction related projects in a superintendent role
  • 5 Years of experience of DoD and/or Commercial pier repair experience
  • International experience preferred
  • US Federal experience preferred, but required
  • 30 hour OSHA certification required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Strong technical and communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills and ability to adapt to changing needs
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to collaborate on a daily basis with the project team
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of Prolog, Primavera Scheduling, CMIC preferred
  • Construction-document and drawing literate, with knowledge of all phases of construction
  • Experience and proficiency in all divisions of work, methods, materials, scheduling, and cost control
  • Strong knowledge and appreciation of construction safety processes and ability to enforce the project safety plan
  • Ability to create an environment where “safety first” is the culture and all trades people work with an incident and  injury free attitude
  • OSHA 30 hour certified preferred

Excellent total compensation package which includes competitive health and welfare benefits, generous profit-sharing/401k plan, as well as technical and management training programs.

Gilbane is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Gilbane has an unwavering focus on safety, the environment and caring about everyone involved in our work.

Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.