Lead Superintendent - New Construction


Construction + Real Estate


Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

Employment Type



A notable General Contractor in New Jersey is seeking a Lead Superintendent to run their residential new construction sites.

Compensation : $120000 - $150000
Job ID : 29809

Job Function:

  • Oversee all daily field operations to ensure proper site safety, construction, progress, quality control, housekeeping, and daily log.
  • Provide guidance, leadership, and direct supervision of site staff, including assistant superintendents, laborers, and other construction-related personnel.
  • Management of schedule, including weekly preparation of a two-week look ahead.
  • Proactively schedule and coordinate all subcontractors to ensure completion of the project in accordance with the project schedule and to ensure that no additional costs are required for the completion of work.
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of project strategy and commitments including financial goals, scheduling, logistics, phasing, milestones, and inspections.
  • Ensure assigned job site operations are in compliance with design/specifications, completion on schedule, within budget, and to quality standards.



Job Requirements:

  • At least five years of relevant experience as a Superintendent, in the residential sector of general contracting construction
  • Must have a proven record of managing projects in occupied spaces and ground up  
  • Capable of managing/coordinating multiple quick turnaround projects simultaneously
  • Demonstrate proficiency in reading commercial construction plans and specifications
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