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Construction Superintendent - Heavy Highway (roadway, bridge)
Title:Construction Superintendent - Heavy Highway (roadway, bridge)
Location:Dayton, OH
Company:Kokosing Construction Company

Kokosing is one of America's 60 largest General Contractors and services a broad spectrum of clients in both the private and public business sectors.
Located in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic Regions, Kokosing's services include the construction of highways/bridges,
industrial facilities/factories, data centers, marine, solar, advanced industrial, pipeline, and water/wastewater facilities , along with asphalt/concrete pavement and underground utilities. For over 70 years, our family-owned company has successfully attracted the most qualified technical personnel in the construction industry by offering visible challenges, superior quality, and attractive rewards.


With over $1.2 billion (and growing) in annual sales and a commitment to its workforce, Kokosing is the winning team.

  • We have a deep backlog of Heavy Highway projects in the region and also large/high visibility, long term Heavy Highway projects in SW Ohio if you are looking to travel/relocate!


  • Supervise the skilled trades crews and manage onsite construction activities for large, extensive Heavy Highway projects (roadway/bridge) in the Northwest Ohio / Southeast Michigan region. 
  • Collaborating with the Operations Manager, Project Manager, and Project Engineers, this role is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the Project, focusing on Safety, Production, and Profitability.
  • Supervisory responsibilities, in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws, include: planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Responsibilities may include assisting with interviewing and training employees.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage several Foreman on conducting work safely, productively, and focusing on quality.
  • Set a Safety 24/7 culture for your crews.
  • Assists the Project Manager in creating the Primavera P6 project schedule.
  • Develop 90-day and 3-week schedules for crews.
  • Conduct pre-planning and goal setting with crews.
  • Oversee costs associated with your work items.
  • Coordinate manpower, heavy equipment, tooling and material needs for crews.
  • Coordinate and schedule subcontractors.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management or equivalent technical experience progressing through the ranks as a Journeyman to a Foreman to a Superintendent.
  • (6+) years similar construction Field Management experience.
  • Bridge or Earthwork experience is a strong plus.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Understand and interpret safety laws and company policies/standards.
  • Apply innovative and effective management techniques to maximize employee performance.
  • Thorough understanding of corporate and industry practices, processes, standards, etc. and their impact on project activity’s vitals.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, plus demonstrated ability to manage a team of varied self-performing trade disciplines.
  • Assemble 90-day and 3-week schedules in Microsoft Excel and use Microsoft Word for pre-planning processes.
  • Ability to assume responsibility, interface, and communicate effectively with others.


Kokosing offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, life, and disability insurance, paid time off and a 401K plan.

Kokosing is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action federal and state contractor. The company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.


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