Posted: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 5:35 PM
Become Part of Our TeamAs an industry leader Balfour Beatty offers employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes competitive salaries, comprehensive medical, dental and vision benefits, paid time off and volunteer hours, education assistance and much more including:Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance Health Savings Account401(k) with company matchFlexible Spending Accounts (Dependent & Medical Reimbursement)Vacation TimeSick TimeHolidaysTuition AssistanceSummaryBalfour Beatty Rail (BBR), has been awarded a $697 million contract to undertake electrification of the 52-mile Caltrain rail corridor between San Francisco and San Jose, laying the foundations for the future operation of high speed trains. BBR is seeking a highly qualified Superintendent (Rail) with high rise rail experienced required, in San Mateo, California. The Superintendent is the company representative who has the primary responsibility for all field operations, including the coordination of subcontractors' work. Superintendent is responsible for all field activities associated with the project, including ultimate responsibility for implementation of Safety/Zero Harm program for the jobsite, supervision of all field construction work by subcontractors and self-performed work. Shares responsibility with the project manager for developing the project budget, actively participating in the preconstruction phase, and ensuring that the project is built on time, within budget, and according to company policies and procedures. Manages and mentors assistant superintendents and other field personnel. 30 hours of OSHA training once every four years, or maintain STS certificationEssential FunctionsProject Financial ResponsibilitiesHelps the project manager review and update progress and cost reports, schedules, and requirements for completion on a regular basis.Actively participates in development and management of project's general conditions, construction schedule, project planning/phasing, and buyout strategy during preconstruction.Preconstruction ServicesParticipates in preconstruction planning, when possible, regarding the project schedule and budget. Reviews project estimates and cost control system at the beginning of the project.Communicates with subcontractors and employees (along with the project manager) a consistent level of expectations and direction regarding schedules, construction methods, company policies and procedures, permits, safety/loss prevention, sustainability program, quality control, and other performance standards. Ensures all employees have relevant safety/loss prevention training for their position.Participates in making scopes for subcontracts and pre-bid/post-bid meetings.Project Start-up and SchedulingThoroughly understands project specifications, the contract, and the contract's general conditions, and confirms that all materials and subcontract work comply with contract documents and quality specifications.Explores and advises the project team on appropriate changes in methods, materials schedules, and procedures. Ensures all materials are properly tested according to specifications and ensures that all test results are properly recorded. Project Administration, Operations and Close-outEnsures that project site and company assets are secure. Communicates individual safety roles, responsibilities and expectations to our clients, Operations staff, subcontractors, vendors and the public that maintains a safe and respectful working environment at all times.Manages and implements programs for safety, sustainability, Equal Employment Opportunity, risk management, training, and quality control.Manages and documents employee and subcontractor problems or nonperformance (along with the project manager) through mentoring/training, disciplinary action, termination, back charges, or other appropriate actions.Reviews and approves all bills for materials and subcontractor requisitions. Confirms that extra charges from subcontractors/suppliers are reasonable and work is correctly executed. Coordinates with project manager for approval on extra charges.Facilitates weekly project progress and safety meetings with all subcontractor representatives and coordinates the upcoming week's work. Partners with Loss Prevention Professionals assigned to the project site. Attends all progress meetings with the owner/architect representatives.Keeps owners/architects informed of progress throughout the life of the project.Ensures that the project closeout process is finalized to settle all financial obligations, demobilize all resources, and transition the project to the client.Minimum RequirementsHigh School Diploma or GED required.7 plus years of Superintendent field experience required.High-rise experience in Rail required.New hires are required to sign up for OSHA courses and complete them within the first six months of employment. Must be proficient in the standard MicroSoft Office Suite of products.Willing to relocate to Balfour Beatty San Mateo jobsite, if not local to the San Mateo, California area.Preferred RequirementsLocal qualified candidates are highly encouraged to apply.B.S. in Construction Management, Engineering, Business, or a related field.Demonstrates solid presentation skills and verbal/written communication skills.Exhibits commitment to quality by evaluating project-related processes and making necessary changes, using customer input to make improvements, and meeting or exceeding internal and external customer expectations.About UsBalfour Beatty is an industry-leading provider of general contracting, at-risk construction management and design-build services for public and private sector clients across the nation. Performing heavy civil and vertical construction, our teams build the unique structures and infrastructure that play an important role in how people live, work, learn and play in our communities. Our teammates have an instinctive passion for innovating that is fueled by a relentless curiosity, a drive to employ lean practices and processes and the determination to find a better way. Through Zero Harm(R), we are challenging the construction industry's assumptions about safety. We believe that no level of harm should come to anyone as a result of our business.Consistently ranked among the nation's largest building contractors, by Engineering News-Record, our US business is a subsidiary of London-based Balfour Beatty plc (LSE: BBY).Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.
• Location: San Mateo
• Post ID: 83232957 sanmateo