Lead Superintendent

Field, jobsite
Multiple locations

About the Role

CEI is now hiring a Senior Superintendent experience in wood-framed multifamily construction. This position will be a traveling position, outside of the office location in Franklin, Tennessee. Depending on the start and specific location of the next job start-up, the position will be located at one job. On average, our multifamily projects last from 18-24 months.

The ideal candidate has a minimum of 5 years as a Superintendent on multifamily construction projects that include garden-style and urban mid-rise structures. Candidates are experienced with podium style concrete garage structures, including cast-in-place and pre-cast structures. Candidates will be comfortable overseeing the entire operation of the construction site, from the initial planning to its completion. They should be able to determine and address any risk areas in order to maintain the safety of workers. This candidate should be experienced in communicating project milestones with clients and other parties, and be able to establish a timeline for completion.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing and guiding Project Assistants, Subcontractors, and Project Manager with overall day-to-day supervision of assigned field-related construction activities.

  • Ensuring that all projects are performed in accordance with contractual and quality standards and meet code compliance.

  • Scheduling and directing the daily activities of work and taking necessary action to assure that the project objectives of cleanliness, safety, price, schedule, quality and process are met.

  • Scheduling and managing material procurement and quantities.

  • Development, procurement, and enforcement of safety policies and procedures.

  • Maintaining daily paperwork, field reports, schedule updates, and E-mail correspondence to keep all parties involved with the project informed of important issues.

  • Implementing incremental project schedules that make sure upcoming events are on track and are being proactively addressed.


  • Must be able to assist with managing subcontractors and have strong leadership skills.

  • Must have minimum of 5 years of experience in general contracting (concrete, multifamily wood framing, interior & exterior finishes, and MEP systems).

  • Must have thorough knowledge of OSHA’s requirements for construction.

  • Must be able to read and decipher construction documents.

  • Must be able to identify quality workmanship as it relates to building codes, industry standards, and contract documents.

  • Must be able to produce, maintain, and direct the project schedule.