• Posted on: Dec 09, 2022
  • Location: Iowa City, IA
  • Job ID: 170e79b1
  • Type: Full Time
  • Posted on: Dec 09, 2022
  • Location: Iowa City, IA
  • Job ID: 170e79b1
  • Type: Full Time

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Our client is looking to add a Paving Superintendent to assist with builds in the Iowa City/Cedar Rapids area. This is a full time, supervisory role (About 10 direct reports) with a great organization. They have been in concrete for over 60 years and are a very respected company with in Iowa and the country at large. NOTE: This position would begin in Spring (end of February/beginning of March).


Primary Job Duties
  • Plans, Directs, Organizes and Controls multiple paving projects for Metro Group;
  • Oversees construction paving projects, leads and manages on-site construction teams and oversees all
    work on site(s); coordinates, and collaborates with sub-contractors and/or Project Managers to ensure
    the on-time and in budget completion of paving projects;
  • Attends Project Manager (PM) scheduling meetings and client/customer meetings as required;
  • Develops paving schedules with PM collaboration and leads paving scheduling meetings;
  • Identifies paving project required materials, places orders for materials and ensures that materials are
    delivered on-time and within budget requirements;
  • Responsible for paving project(s) budget(s) and ensures project timelines, budgets and deadlines are
    within schedule and budget;
  • Responsible for orderliness on-site and ensures compliance with safety regulations and clint/customer
  • Ensures quality standards are within contractual specifications, all equipment and materials are available
    on-site as required;
  • Liaises with inspection authorities regarding approvals;
  • Reports directly to the General Manager;
  • Directs 1-2 direct reports;
  • Assists in the development of and accountable for operating budgets;
  • Degree in construction management or related field;
  • Strong leadership qualities, excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Must demonstrate the ability to teach and further train and develop staff;
  • Strong work ethic, and highly organized; professional-level, reasoning abilities are necessary to process
    complex information, delegate duties, and prioritize deadlines;
  • Must have the ability to interpret paving plans, civil plans, specifications and other related construction
  • Must have the ability to maintain on-site safety compliance, cleanliness, and orderliness;
  • Must have the ability to maintain applicable construction records, applicable field and production reports;
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook and estimating software experience; reading CAD
    drawings a plus;
Physical Requirements
  • This position will spend the majority of the working day at the Plants, but will occasionally visit job sites
  • Occasional twisting, pulling, and climbing, up to 60% of the time
  • Standing, climbing, and/or walking for up to 8 hours a day occasionally reading fine print, viewing
    indirect and direct sunlight, and working regularly on a computer and/or tablet
  • Being exposed to outdoor elements (hot and cold) for up to 8 hours a day
  • Typing on the computer/table
  • Occasionally working from levels over 4 feet from the ground (such as a ladder)
  • Visual requirements-must be able to pass a normal visual acuity test, must not have any night time
Some of Their Benefits:
  • Traditional or HSA health insurance with wellness program
  • Voluntary life, dental and vision insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Temp Housing Assistance