Careers

Superintendent

Greater Boston Area • Field Operations

Overview

W.T. Rich Company has been providing construction services in eastern Massachusetts for over 50 years.  We have grown from a small family business to a mid-sized construction firm that provides exemplary service to our clients while still maintaining that close “family feel”.  Our employees are an intricate part of the firm’s outstanding track record and admirable reputation among owners, architects, engineers, and subcontractors.

Responsibilities

We are seeking an experienced, seasoned Project Superintendent that has demonstrated the ability to serve as the lead Project Superintendent on major construction projects in the $10 to $100 million range to oversee, manage and document all day-to-day job site activities from mobilization through closeout.  The role requires:

  • Safety – Be the safety leader on the project complying with OSHA, W.T Rich, and Owner safety requirements
    • Ensure that all subcontractors participate in a safety pre-construction meeting prior to starting work on the project
    • Ensure that all workers and site visitors participate in a site orientation and receive various clearances before entering the site
    • Perform safety inspections
  • Quality Control – Champion the quality control effort to ensure that the project is delivered as specified
  • Working with the Project Manager, develop a comprehensive understanding of project strategy and commitments including financial goals, scheduling, logistics, phasing, milestones, inspections
  • Manage and update the project schedule
    • Work with Scheduler to update CPM schedule monthly
    • Work with Project Manager to create and update Milestone schedules
    • Create Four Week Look Ahead schedules weekly
    • Drive project team and subcontractors to meet schedule requirements
  • Display strong technical knowledge with regards to construction operations, sequencing, means and methods
  • Lead and or participate in various project meetings
  • Establish positive and effective relationships with project stakeholders

Qualifications

Experience/Education:

  • BS or MS degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field
  • Minimum 10 years construction industry experience, with at least 5 years in the function of a lead Project Superintendent
  • Served as lead Project Superintendent on projects with a value greater than $25 million
  • Or equivalent combination

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Massachusetts Construction Supervisor License – required
  • OSHA-30 training – required
  • Basic computer skills and competency – required  
  • Massachusetts public construction industry experience – preferred
  • Significant renovation or occupied construction experience – preferred
  • Lean Construction Management experience – preferred 
  • LEED AP or Green Associate – preferred

If you are an innovative collaborator and truly enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment, W.T. Rich will provide long-term career opportunities for the right candidates. Please upload your resume and cover letter to Careers@wtrich.com.

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

W.T. Rich Company has on staff a diverse and representative set of employees from a wide range of backgrounds, nationalities, and lifestyles. We have an outstanding track record for fulfilling minority business enterprise, women business enterprise, and workforce participation requirements for public projects in which these goals are established. In addition, we frequently complete projects with significant MBE, WBE and DBE participation where no goals or requirements are established.