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Construction Superintendent (DOD Airfield Paving)

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Barlovento, LLC
Physical Address
431 Technology Drive
Dothan, AL 36303
Job Description

Construction Superintendent will report to assigned project managers; and, provide oversight, monitoring, and control of subcontractor or self-perform personnel working at Military Airport Runway sites. This superintendent assists in application of principles, methods, and techniques of construction technology, reviews project specifications and confers with the appropriate personnel concerning assistance required, such as plan preparation, acceptance testing, and evaluation of field conditions, design changes, and reports. This person conducts materials testing and analysis, using tools and equipment and applying knowledge necessary to prepare reports detailing work conducted and the results. This position will be located at Tinker AFB, Oklahoma City, OK.


Performs site surveys and inspections as frequently as necessary to ensure the required work is accomplished satisfactorily and conforms to the contract requirements.
Conducts constructability reviews.
Performs small self-perform construction projects that can include civil, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and associated activities.
Communicates with the different construction subcontractors assigned to jobs.
Participates in Contractor Acceptance Inspections (CAI) as required.
Keeps a construction diary on the status of assigned tasks.
Submits weekly progress reports and participate in weekly construction meetings. Communicates daily with the assigned Project Manager.
Reads and thoroughly understand and implement the Resident Engineers Manual as well as the Program Policies/ Procedures.
Construction inspections to confirm conformance to Contract Documents.
Review schedules.
Escort contractors.
Identify possible construction problems and suggest resolutions.
Document construction progress through reports and pictures daily.
Evaluate contractor claims and provide recommendations to AFCEC-FAA.
Inspection or installation of concrete, masonry, reinforcing steel, shot crete, structural steel welding, fireproofing and testing of soils, aggregate, concrete, asphalt concrete and grading observations.

10-15 years of relevant experience in the construction industry as a superintendent or foreman, including project located on airports and FAA locations. Desire at least 3-years’ experience working in and around critical operational facilities. (FAA facilities, data centers, airports, commercial telephone sites, etc.)
The ability to perform a variety of engineering duties by applying basic engineering techniques and analysis within one discipline and to diversify into multiple disciplines. Ability to interpret and build according to drawings, specifications and other contract documents. Some assignments involve CAE/CAD applications.
Basic computer skills, including, but not limited to, MS Windows, MS Word, and MS Excel. Proficiency in utilizing scheduling software.
Ability to lift 40 pounds.
Must have experience applying/relaying spec and drawing information to the construction environment.
Must have experience working with engineers, stakeholders, fabricators, utility companies, cable locators, etc.
Must be able to express technical information in a clear and concise manner to a nontechnical audience.
Must have experience taking photographs using a digital camera in addition to uploading files/photographs to a computer/memory device or internet site.
Must have experience/ability following guidelines, regulations, standards, directives, etc.
Must be familiar with general construction and proficiently operate heavy equipment.
Must be able to meet customer security requirements A background check by federal authorities will be performed.
Good organizational, speaking and writing skills.
Basic typing and computer proficiency including MS Office, email and internet search engines.
Demonstrate motivation /initiative necessary to learn new concepts, adapt to new situations, show good judgement, work independently or as part of a team in the field or an office, and additionally be able to communicate with representatives at all levels within client and contractor environments.
Special Job Requirements:

Position may require night and shift hours, and occasional overtime when pre-approved.
Requires valid driver’s license and ability to pass Motor Vehicle Record check.
Must pass company administered pre-employment drug testing.
Must be able to meet customer security requirements. A background check by Federal Authorities will be performed.
Must have a PCC Airfield Paving Certificate
Must have OHSA 30 within last 5 years and CPR/FA/BBP certificate within the last 2 years.

Access to Federal Military Bases will be required. Employment will be contingent on applicant’s ability to pass security background screening vetted through several local and national data base systems for purpose of protecting U.S. government areas of responsibility and information. Employment will be terminated if access is denied.

Barlovento, LLC encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Barlovento, LLC is a federal contractor or subcontractor subject to various Affirmative Action compliance requirements. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer, we request priority referrals of qualified protected veterans, qualified individuals with disabilities, qualified minority candidates, and qualified female candidates for all job openings at Barlovento, LLC.

Barlovento, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer: EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

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