Company: Turner Construction Company
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: November 19, 2022
Des Moines Main
West Des Moines, IA 50266 USA
Minimum Years Experience:
If you picture yourself doing great things that make a difference
in the lives of others, Turner is the place to be. Turner
Construction is an industry leading commercial construction general
contractor with a 120-year history spanning iconic projects around
the globe, including 10 of the world's 100 tallest buildings.
Turner's rich Iowa history began with the construction of the
iconic Hazen Water Tower in 1930 located at 48th and Hickman in Des
Moines and continues today as Iowa's leading General Contractor.
Turner's Des Moines office portfolio includes everything from
healthcare, higher education, aviation, municipalities, commercial,
sports, critical facilities, office building, and renovations.
Turner is committed to sustaining a diverse, equitable, and
inclusive environment where everyone feels connected, sees
themselves represented at all levels of the company, and feels
supported to reach their ultimate potential. Turner builds some of
the most ambitious projects in the world. The technical expertise
of our people makes us a recognized leader in many markets. Our
projects are well known. Our people set us apart. We inspire
greatness. Can you picture yourself at Turner? If so, apply and
let's do great things together! Position Description: Leads,
directs and coordinates the work of subcontractors and/or Turner
trade labor in the assigned areas. The Assistant Superintendent is
responsible for ensuring safety, schedule delivery, quality of work
performed and adherence to budget in the assigned areas of the
project The Assistant Superintendent has supervisory responsibility
for Field Engineers, Interns and trade labor in his/her area of
Reports to: Superintendent or Project Superintendent
Essential Duties & Responsibilities*:
- Overseeing and making decisions related to the performance of
work related to scheduling, delivery, logistics, quality control
and trade employee staffing levels.
- Overseeing work among assigned trades to promote a coordinated
project operation. Resolving local area problems regarding
procedures, precedence, design clarifications, adequate labor and
equipment, schedule and all other appropriate matters.
- Managing the site safety program as required and ensuring
subcontractor compliance with Turner standards and all applicable
safety codes and regulations.
- Supervising and developing Field Engineers and/or interns, as
assigned, including providing input on or completing performance
- Creating schedules and determining sequencing of work.
Developing and implementing recovery strategies to maintain project
- Communicating with owners and architects/engineers in
connection with field issues. Investigating and resolving such
- Managing the billing process as it relates to work-in-place and
overseeing the monthly estimate of work completed, payrolls,
material invoices and subcontractor payment applications.
- Having complete knowledge of all contracts, subcontract
documents, drawings and specifications, show drawings, schedules,
labor agreements and local codes.
- Managing the work to ensure that it is installed in compliance
with and conforms to the approved contract documents.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree plus a minimum two years' related
experience or an equivalent combination of education, training
and/or experience. Proven written and verbal communication
abilities; proficiency with computer applications, including
Microsoft Office Suite. Ability to read, understand and interpret
contract documents, drawings, specifications, scopes of work and
project schedule. Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. Performance of the
required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent
and temporary stairs, passenger use of construction personnel
hoists, ability to climb ladders and negotiate work areas under
construction. Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the
ability to adjust focus. Performing this job requires use of hands
to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk
and hear, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described
here are representative of those an employee encounters while
performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this
job, the employee regularly works on-site at the construction work
site where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high
precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather
conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work
environments is usually moderate to very loud.
*May perform other duties as necessary or assigned.
Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Turner is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer -
minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual
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