Construction Superintendent

Construction Superintendent

Posted 2 months ago

Contact Info:


Fax: 302-652-3774

Apply in person:
1 South Cleveland Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19805

Job Description:

DiSabatino Construction Company, an equal opportunity employer, is looking for a construction superintendent. The successful candidate will provide leadership, training, and direction to manage all aspects of a large construction project.


A Superintendent must possess and have field experience with the following:

  • Supervisory experience in managing people, priorities, budgets, and projects.
  • Ability to read drawings, specifications, building codes, and other project documents.
  • Capable of translating project documents into detailed job tasks.
  • Capable of implementing the job tasks necessary to construct the project.
  • Ability to organize, track, and evaluate all elements of a large project.
  • Advanced computer skills including ability to use Microsoft Office suite of programs and project management programs such as Microsoft Project and Prolog.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with customers, managers, contractors, and employees.
  • Ability to motivate people to work efficiently and effectively, and provide a positive employee relations climate at the project site.
  • Effectively manage project safety requirements.


  • Overall responsibility for field managing large projects.
  • Coordination of manpower, materials, and subcontractors necessary for project completion.
  • Plan, create, and update the schedule for all project activities.
  • Communicate project schedule to management, subcontractors, and customer.
  • Conduct field meetings necessary for project coordination when Project Manager is not available.
  • Field execution of drawings, specifications, and schedules.
  • Provide leadership that reinforces both company and team concepts.
  • Provide and maintain a positive safety attitude on the job site.
  • Monitor and maintain quality standards at the project site.
  • Develop productivity requirements and control field costs for company self-performed work.
  • Develop capabilities of construction employees to learn new skills.
  • Completes estimates for small projects, and Additional Work Requests (AWR’s).
  • Initiate, review, and process field AWR’s and Potential Change Orders (PCO’s).
  • Initiates, checks, and maintains all field project paper-work and computer files for reporting employee and sub-contractor time, Time & Material reports, and data necessary to properly track and account for all phases of the project.
  • Continually demonstrate ability to organize, plan, communicate, implement, and document day-to-day project activities.

STRENGTH: Medium Work – Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work.

Core Values:

  1. Customer Service
  2. Personal Development
  3. Business Focus
  4. Policy Adherence
  5. Interpersonal Relationships
  6. Safety

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 5 + Years of experience as a supervisor preferably in a commercial setting
  2. Proficient using computers, especially work planning software, Excel, and email
  3. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check

Competitive pay structure based on experience. Health & life insurance, paid vacation & holiday, 401k match offered.

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DiSabatino Construction Company, founded in 1981, is anchored by fourth and fifth generation members of the DiSabatino family, premier builders in the Delaware area since the early 1900's.

DiSabatino Construction operates as a Construction Manager, General Contractor, Design/Build Contractor, and Trade Contractor.


Wilmington Office
1 South Cleveland Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19805