IPS is hiring atalented Construction Superintendent II to join our industry leading project delivery and constructionteam in Somerset, NJ . Our clients are primarily in the life sciences (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, etc.) so experience in this area is essential.
The Construction Superintendent III leads specific construction site activities, including specific trades, and manages parts of the field operations on projects.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Assumes primary responsibility for activities associated with specific trades on assigned construction sites.
Leads assigned vendors and subcontractors to meet project goals.
Ensures achievement of safety objectives on assigned projects.
Ensures achievement of corporate goals for assigned projects.
Interacts with clients at site on assigned projects and promotes positive relationships.
Special projects as assigned.
Operations & Administrative Duties
Supports the construction manager in the development and maintenance of preconstruction, construction, and closeout execution plans.
Supports theconstruction manager in the development and maintenance of project schedules, including targeted and actual activities lists, durations, and sequencing logic.
Develops a working knowledge of the project budget for assigned trades, and identifies exceptions to the project budget throughout execution of the project.
Supports theconstruction manager in the development of change control documentation and related financial documentation. Vigorously protects corporate positions.
Oversees the work of assigned vendors and subcontractors to ensure compliance with quality requirements.
Participates in constructability reviews of design documents.
Supports project manager andconstruction manager in the procurement and coordination of all required extracorporate project resources. Works with Project Manager andconstruction manager to conduct pre-bid walk-through and descope meetings. Works with Project Manager and Construction Manager to select subcontractors and vendors.
Supports theproject manager in the evaluation of vendor and subcontractor invoices. Assists in evaluation of requests for payment against actual performance.
Manages subcontractor and vendor change requests. Evaluates legitimacy of request in terms of contractual requirements and validity of cost estimate.
Facilitates communication between subcontractors, vendors, and project personnel, and produces documentation of communication between project participants. Supports the RFI process.
Personally makes periodic site inspections and evaluations and reports on the results of those inspections.
Supports theconstruction manager in the production of daily reports of site conditions, including weather, force levels, and safety issues.
Completes job safety analysis documentation and other safety documentation as required by corporate safety program.
Supports theconstruction manager in periodic coordination meetings with trade subcontractors at site.
Supports theconstruction manager and document control to ensure that all submittals are distributed, reviewed, and stored to meet project and corporate requirements. Reviews submittals as necessary to meet project requirements.
Supports theproject manager andconstruction manager in ensuring compliance of project activities with legal and regulatory requirements.
Oversees startup activities of assigned trades if included in the project scope.
Oversees commissioning activities of assigned trades if included in the project scope.
Qualifications & Requirements
Bachelors degree in engineering, construction management or a related discipline or an equivalent technical degree
More than fifteen (15) years experience in construction site management.
Experience in the life sciences and design build industry are preferred.
Full time travel and temporary relocation from six weeks up to one year may be required as projects are being executed nationally.
IPS-Integrated Project Services is a global leader in developing innovative and cost effective solutions for the engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification of complex pharmaceutical and biotech research and manufacturing facilities. With technical expertise spanning R&D to pilot-scale to large-scale production, our team specializes in the technology, trends and regulatory environment to successfully deliver capital projects and improve operations. For over twenty years, we have applied unique LEAN methodologies throughout the project life cycle, continually finding ways to do things better and more efficiently, delivering higher quality and controlling costs. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, IPS is a multi-national company with over 800 professionals and offices in California, Indiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Brazil, China, Singapore, UKand four locations in India.