1+ months

General Superintendent - Structures

Norwalk, CT 06851

Position Summary:

The General Superintendent - Structures is responsible for providing on-site coordination for all phases of construction projects, including coordinating subcontractors, material and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being strictly followed, and work is proceeding on schedule and within budget. Superintendent shall be responsible for scheduling, inspections, quality control, and job site safety.


  • Be responsible for ensuring the project meets or exceeds its financial objectives, by overseeing and monitoring each stage of the development
  • Coordinates daily/weekly meeting with all the area superintendents and project engineer to develop means and methods, schedule contracting needs and long lead delivery times
  • Manage all field operations and work sequence in conjunction with the Project Manager
  • Review project estimate or plan to determine estimated job cost, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project
  • Oversee and approve the monthly job cost updates and quarterly cash flow projections. Also, review, approve and negotiate change orders
  • Anticipate project needs with sufficient lead-time to avoid delay of production Establishes work plan and staffing for each phase of project, work closely with Project Manager and HR team to manage relationship with staff and craft
  • Form and lead an effective project management team, define and delegate management responsibilities and set goals
  • Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties, and other problems that may arise
  • Be an effective leader, communicate with department leads regarding work scopes
  • Ensure project superintendents understand and execute the work as required
  • Ensure safety, quality and production is maintained
  • Responsible for project closeout. Secure loose ends by finishing paperwork, obtaining retainages, supporting supervisors and expediting claims


  • Degree or diploma in a related field, or a related combination of training and experience
  • 10+ years of related experience; construction and management experienced required in the Heavy Civil Construction
  • Familiar with technical drawings systems and planning \u0026 reporting systems
  • Ability to work with and manage unionized worker or subcontractors
  • Communication €“ excellent oral presentation and written skills
  • Goal oriented €“ able to set goals and achieve them
  • Interpersonal €“ able to work well and persuade people at all organization levels
  • Compliance - Follows applicable laws, codes, regulations, or zoning for required work
  • Demonstrated clear logical written, verbal, and communication and presentation skills. Excellent Interpersonal skills to cooperate and work as a team
  • Leader that seek and accepts responsibility and leads by example
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

    Necessary Attributes:

    • Team player and with strong interpersonal skills
    • Ability to manage a team in an efficient and effective manner
    • Self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Reliance on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
    • Dedicated and hard working
    • Possess strong leadership qualities
    • Above average organizational skills

    The Middlesex Corporation is an €œEqual Opportunity Employer€”Minorities, Females, Veterans and Disabled Persons€

    SAFELY Building America€™s Infrastructure Since 1972

    Robert W. Pereira founded The Middlesex Corporation (TMC) in 1972. Through his vision, drive and commitment to Safety, Quality and Excellence, the organization, now encompassing various companies throughout the United States is a leader in the heavy civil construction and paving industries. This year, The Middlesex Corporation was ranked by ENR as the 222nd largest contractor in the country out of more than 35,000 construction companies and 50th of the Top 50 Domestic Heavy Civil Contractors. The Middlesex Corporation is headquartered in Littleton, Massachusetts with regional offices in West Haven, Connecticut and Orlando, Florida.
    The sustained success is a result of the Leadership and Team Members living the core values ofSafetyfirst in everything we do,Qualityin all we offer, Integrity in the way we act and do business,Professionalismin how we represent ourselves and the company,Strong Work Ethicthat produces positive results, andCommitmentto the Success of all Team Members and Stakeholders.

    Our Goal is to sustain our exemplary Safety record while growing into a diversified €œTop 100 ENR Company€ and being recognized as €œOne of the Best Places to Work.€

    Please see HR for information on physical demands and work environment of this job.

    Team Member Competitive Benefits:

    • 401k Savings Plan with 25% Company Match
    • Health/Vision/Dental Insurance
    • Life/Disability Insurance
    • Paid Vacation/Holidays
    • FSA
    • Voluntary Benefits
    • Health Care Advocate
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Training
    • Team Member Referral Program

    Please complete the employment application for consideration of employment with The Middlesex Corporation.

    We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other legally protected status.



    • Heavy Civil
    Posted: 2023-08-19 Expires: 2023-10-19

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    General Superintendent - Structures

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    Norwalk, CT 06851

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