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Ref No.: 18-00167
Location: Beltsville, Maryland
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 03/26/2018
Cornerstone is actively seeking a Superintendent for a large commercial restoration contractor in the Washington, DC area. The Superintendent coordinates, plans, trains and supervises the field personnel and resources of the Beltsville, MD branch in accordance with the demands of the projects. The Superintendent oversees and interfaces with contractors, sub-contractors, building owners and property managers and manages field personnel. The Superintendent ensures safety on all projects and acts as Custodian for company equipment and materials.

Services provided by the branch include masonry, EIFS and concrete restoration, parking deck restoration, exterior wall coatings, building cleaning and waterproofing. Typical projects range from $100K to $3M.

Task and responsibilities for the Superintendent include:
  • Maintains highest quality on-site customer relations
  • Supervises, directs, and coordinates the scheduling and execution of projects in assigned areas. This responsibility includes job start-up, job execution in accordance to contract specifications, job shut-down, and Client scheduling, all consistent with the planned costs of the job.
  • Actively administers and enforces Company safety policy and program to minimize accidents affecting employees, the public, and property. This includes responsibility for conducting safety meetings, complying with governmental regulations, reporting and investigating accidents, and planning site-specific job safety procedures.
  • Manages field personnel, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, motivating, and retaining the quality and number of production personnel needed to meet operating demands. This responsibility also includes laying off personnel, disciplinary action, employee assistance, and handling union matters relative to employees.
  • Contributes to overall branch operating effectiveness by developing and maintaining effective communications with customers, suppliers, union representatives, and company personnel.
  • Has knowledge/understanding and assures assigned projects comply with all governmental rules and regulations affecting work sites and employees, i.e. OSHA, DOT, EEO/Affirmative Action, EPA, Wage and Hour, etc.
  • Contributes to efficient branch operations by supplying accurate and timely job information, including daily job logs, job file documentation, and compiling information for billing the customer.
  • Provides management with earliest possible notification of real and potential job problems.
  • Accepts responsibility for the care, custody, and purchasing of company equipment, material, tools, and other assets as assigned by the branch manager.
  • Trains employees in proper material and equipment usage, maintenance, and storage.
  • Coordinates and monitors performance of on-site subcontractors, where appropriate.
  • Provides technical assistance to branch manager and sales personnel with job estimates, as requested.
To be successful in this role, the Superintendent will possess:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, some college courses a plus.
  • 5+ years field experience in leadership role, such as superintendent, lead foreman or assistant to superintendent.
  • Must be able to work within precise limits or standards of accuracy and be able to judge straight lines, spaces, and proportions.
  • Physically must be able to stand or walk for long periods; lift and carry materials weighing 50 pounds or more; climb and maintain balance on ladders, scaffolds, and other objects while carrying tools and equipment; and good vision (either naturally or with correction). Able to work at heights, at extreme temperatures, and to wear company safety equipment is essential.
  • Licenses and/or certifications may be required for specific tools, equipment, vehicles, and scaffolding.
  • Must be proficient using Microsoft Office.
  • Experience with concrete or masonry restoration and/or waterproofing is preferred.

The Superintendent position offers a strong base salary, full benefits, company vehicle and most importantly the opportunity to work with great people and for a great company!!

Apply today for immediate consideration. Simply email Katie at

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