Project Superintendent – Charleston, SC

Nilson Goes Joint Base Charleston

Position Overview: 

Infinite Energy Construction is looking for a Construction Superintendent at our North Charleston, SC office.   This Superintendent is responsible for coordinating construction activities for multiple concurrent construction projects on Joint Base Charleston that range in value from 25,000 to $1,000,000.  The ideal candidate for this position will have previous Federal/IDIQ/Military Construction and/or multi-trade commercial construction experience in a superintendence role.      

IEC is a General Contractor based in Kansas City, Missouri that specializes on federal construction contracts.  Our mission is to build to a higher standard through a focus on performance, safety, and understanding our clients’ mission and needs. We are a growing company looking for motivated, self-starting individuals to join our team!  We offer competitive pay and a robust benefits package including: health, dental, and vision insurance, 401k with company contribution, and paid leave. 

Candidates must complete an IEC Employment Application to be considered for this position.  To access an application and for more information on the Superintendent Position and other available positions are available HERE.

Resumes without a completed application may not be considered.    

Qualifications: 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent  
  • 6-8 years of multi-trade commercial construction experience  
  • 2 years Federal/IDIQ/Military construction experience  
  • Ability to use a computer and cloud-based software for daily reporting 
  • OSHA 30 preferred  
  • Ability to work on a federal military installation (pre-employment background check required) 
  • Valid US Driver’s License  

Essential Job Functions: 

  • Coordinates and supervises day to day field construction activities on and off base 
  • Works with project management on schedule, resource management, and on time/budget completion of all projects 
  • Coordinate and work with subcontractors to ensure quality workmanship and on time/budget project completion  
  • Orders materials as necessary for projects 
  • Ensures all federal, state, local, and company safety regulations are enforced 
  • Provide support for projects in various stages of design, estimating, and construction 
  • Analyze project specifications and drawings to determine scope of work 
  • Assist with the preparation/maintenance of construction, manpower, and other schedules 
  • Establish /maintains relationships with subcontractors to enable quick response to solicitations 
  • Prepare, maintain and track necessary paperwork: submittals, change orders, daily reports,  
  • Assist with project close out 
  • Perform SSHO and/or Environmental duties as required 
  • Other duties as assigned  

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Demonstrated knowledge of construction industry (relevant codes, safety regulations, etc) 
  • Knowledge of Safety regulations (OSHA and EM-385) 
  • Knowledge of local environmental regulations 
  • Strong computer skills  
  • Strong oral and written communication skills 
  • Strong problem solving skills 
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills  
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail and accuracy 
  • Effective management, budget, estimating, and planning skills 
  • Ability to communicate with technical and non-technical individuals 
  • Ability to learn through observation and hands on experience 
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions 
  • Ability to gather data, compile information, and make reports 
  • Ability to multi-task, establish priorities, and meet deadlines 
  • Ability to work on and with a team both internally and externally  
  • Ability to work and make decisions with minimal supervision 

 Physical Demands and Work Environment: 

  • Main work location will be an active construction site which may include 
  • Working outdoors with exposure to uneven ground, dust, and extreme heat/cold 
  • Working around moving machinery 
  • Occasionally lifting 50 – 75lbs 
  • Wearing PPE 
  • Secondary work location my include an office situation with the possibility of 
  • Repetitive motion consistent with computer work 
  • Sitting for extended periods of time 

Equal Opportunity Employer  

IEC is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. IEC prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. IEC conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations. Additionally, IEC will take action to employ, advance in employment and treat qualified Vietnam-era veterans and disabled veterans without discrimination in all employment practices.