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Construction Superintendent- New Britain, CT

New Britain, CT, US, 06052

Tilcon Connecticut Inc

 
 

Job ID:  214759

 

Tilcon Connecticut Inc., a CRH company, has played a vital role in building infrastructure around our state, serving the market from 23 locations throughout Connecticut.  As a leading supplier of quality crushed stone, hot mix asphalt, and ready mix concrete, Tilcon Connecticut has supported the construction of superior roads, buildings and bridges. The most respected name in the construction industry, from the quarry to the road, Tilcon Connecticut does it all!


Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then Tilcon Connecticut Inc. and CRH is the company for you!  If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today!

 

Position Overview

 

  • As a Construction Superintendent, you will assist in the production of various new and reconstruction projects for the company.  The Superintendent shall be responsible for overall onsite management of a project from inception to final acceptance, including all onsite planning, organization, and control of the work in the field to ensure the timely and accurate completion of the project. Ensuring safety, security, quality and timeliness will all be important responsibilities of this position, working in tandem with Quality Control and Project Management personnel.
  • You will report directly to the General Superintendent and assist with project requirements and other functions of the construction team.  Must be able to read prints and convey to the crew what needs to be accomplished on each project as well as be able to speak with clients, engineers and Tilcon sales representatives.  Our core values are safety, quality and integrity in everything we do.  All Tilcon Connecticut employees are expected to partner with associates and management of Tilcon Connecticut Inc. to coordinate, support, and actively promote our safety processes.  You will establish key internal relationships to help ensure safety continues to be embedded in the culture of our Company. 

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

 

  • Supervisory requirements used in support of construction, milling and paving requirements
  • Be able to read and interpret blue prints and survey information
  • Be able to set and maintain grades
  • Clearly distribute to and control various crews sizes
  • Maintain an electronic time and payroll file
  • Participates in special projects or tasks as assigned.

 

Qualifications

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • Ability to perform strenuous work in varying weather conditions
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to perform all job duties in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ability to perform work in daytime and nighttime conditions

 

Education/Experience

 

  • 10 or more years of construction supervisory experience

                             

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

 

  • Highly detail-oriented, organized, and self-motivated
  • Effective communication skills, including presentation skills and people skills
  • Ability to think creatively to find solutions to both routine and complex construction problems and continue to push the project forward.
  • Experience with State DOT and Municipal contracts is highly desired
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to diplomatically handle challenging situations.

 

Physical Requirements

 

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.

 

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. 
  • The employee is required to sit, walk, stand, climb, crawl, bend, kneel, reach above shoulders, and lift up to 95 pounds for periods of time.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust to focus and operate various pieces of equipment.

 

Work Environment

 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

                         

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts, works outside in conditions that may be cold and icy, at night and weekends and exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.  
  • The noise level in the work environment may be high.

 

The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

Tilcon Connecticut Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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