Construction Superintendent

Johnson Controls

Gilbert, AZ

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Job Details

What will you do

You will provide on-site coordination for all phases of construction projects, including coordinating subcontractors, material, and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being strictly followed, and work is proceeding on schedule and within budget. You will also be responsible for scheduling, inspections, quality control, and job site safety.

You will be solely responsible for the timely completion of the project and ensuring that the project is constructed in strict accordance with plans, specifications, and local codes. You will be responsible for scheduling all subcontractors, consultants, and vendors, as well as ensure their completion of work within time allowed and for the coordination of work directed in the field, ensure work is performed in accordance with plans and specifications. Conflicts or revisions to the plan shall be communicated with the project team (i.e. superiors, architect, engineer, consultant, owner) for mutual resolution, prior to execution of work that deviates from the approved plans. You will be responsible for establishing and enforcing job site quality control programs to ensure quality completion of construction.

You will not be responsible for authorization to engage in monetary agreements (subcontracts, change orders, work authorizations). All request for monetary agreements must be communicated to the Director of Operations for consideration prior to work performed. Failure to perform these duties will result in reprimand or termination.

How will you do it

  • Schedule subcontractors, consultants, and vendors in critical path to ensure timely completion.

  • Perform quality control duties and responsibilities regarding the work being performed.

  • Communicate with project team regarding RFI’s, and Material Submittals.

  • Ensure that subcontractor is fully executing and complying with his contracted scope of work.

  • Coordinate required inspections with local jurisdictions.

  • Identify subcontractor non-compliance with safety, health, and environmental quality standards.

  • Identify conflicts in construction progress and communicate them to project team for resolution.

  • Maintain daily log (written) of activities on the jobsite.

  • Perform Superintendent duties at multiple job sites, simultaneously.

  • Ensure subcontractor has corrected all deficiencies identified by project team.

  • Walk all units on project daily to monitor activities and assist in future planning.

  • Preside over weekly subcontractor meetings designed to coordinate the work.

  • Issue notices of non-compliance to subcontractors in regard to quality of work or scheduling.

  • Ensure that the job site is always kept in a clean and organized manner.

  • Perform job progress and completion punch list identification and completion.

  • Assist in budgeting, bidding, and award of subcontracts.

  • Assist in obtaining permits or approval of revisions.

  • Gather project material submittals and maintain records of approvals at the jobsite.

  • Identify areas of work that are outside of subcontracted scope.

  • Preside at pre-construction meeting with each subcontractor.

  • Opening the jobsite at beginning of the day and securing the jobsite at the end of the day.

  • Assist in hiring sub-tier employees.

What we look for


  • Minimum of three years of verifiable experience, thorough knowledge of trades

  • Computer literacy is a must for this role

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence

  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization

  • Experience with Master Builder and Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)

  • Provide direction to and resolve problems amongst 30+ subcontractors and vendors

  • Ability to identify deficient work and provide resolution

  • Communicate using the following tools: telephone, written logs, email, computer, digital camera

  • Blueprint reading

  • Physically lift to 100 lbs

  • Endurance and ability to visit entire job site, including stairs or other elevated structures

  • Prior experience monitoring jobsite general health and safety

  • Customer Service - Manage difficult or emotional customer situations; Respond promptly to customer needs; Solicit customer feedback to improve service; Respond to requests for service and assistance; Meet commitments

  • Interpersonal Skills - Focus on solving conflict, not blaming; Maintain confidentiality; Listen to others without interrupting; Keep emotions under control; Remain open to others' ideas and try new things

  • Mathematical Skills - Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry

  • Must be able to travel to the jobsite(s) as assigned

  • Where legally permissible, if hired, candidate is required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 no later than his/her start date, unless candidate has a valid medical condition or sincerely held religious belief precluding him/her from receiving the vaccine


  • Experience with Microsoft Project


Johnson Controls International plc. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law. To view more information about your equal opportunity and non-discrimination rights as a candidate, visit EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit here.