Calhoun Construction Services, Inc. is a growing commercial general contractor located in Louisville, KY. Calhoun is looking for a Construction Superintendent with 5-7+ years of onsite experience and knowledge of at least mid-rise, out-of-the-ground commercial, hotel, and large commercial projects. Excellent written and verbal communications skills are vital, with attention to detail equally important.

Compensation will be in line with the experience.

Primary Function:

  • Oversee all phases of construction from initial planning to completion- Personnel management of all site staff/ subcontractors- Work with Team to plan and execute the project.

Job Duties:

  • Must demonstrate understanding of site logistics, site safety and construction operations.
  • Assures onsite superintendents conformance to company policy and reporting requirements
  • Assists the Project Executive and PM in planning and execution
  • Supervise all Onsite Construction Activity.
  • Understand Product Specification And Scope Of Work Requirements.
  • Coordinate review and approval of craft worker time cards
  • Monitor and address issues within weekly labor reports
  • Review and approve craft worker certifications and trainings for specialty craft roles
  • Participate in site orientation training, first hour orientation, and site safety meeting
  • Participate in hire and dismissal process of craft workers
  • Demonstrate the ability to achieve onsite dispute resolution
  • Manage project labor and ensure outstanding project safety, subcontractor performance, on-time scheduling, specification conformance and quality control
  • Provide guidance on activities including set-up, work in-place, and project closeout/demobilization
  • Create, support, and administrate the project schedule with the Project Manager.
  • Coordinate with equipment facility and outside equipment providers for project equipment; i.e. cranes, trailers, trucks, etc.
  • Review and verify quantity takeoffs and materials management process during the buyout process for specific scopes of work

Qualifications & Experience:

  • +5-7 years of onsite experience and knowledge of commercial construction as a superintendent
  • Advanced skills in organizing construction sites and field personnel
  • Microsoft Office, project and pertinent web application skills
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills (Spanish Speaking Is A Plus, But Not Required)
  • Demonstrated skills in organizing and evaluating information
  • Must possess personal integrity and a superior reputation.
  • Current Driver’s License


  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Civil, or Architectural Engineering or Construction Management, or equivalent experience
  • -Or- comparable field experience.

Benefit Package:

Calhoun Construction is proud to offer you-

  • Health Insurance- Medical, Dental, & Vision
  • Group Life Insurance / AD&D
  • 401(k) Retirement Saving Plan
  • Paid Time Off & Holidays
  • Long Term Disability

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Construction: 5 years