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Superintendent - Tower Erection (South)

Company Description


Dragados is an international contractor established in 1941 that specializes in major infrastructure projects, including bridges, roads and highways, tunnels and underground projects, buildings, energy and environmental infrastructure, dams and hydraulic works worldwide. Dragados is the construction arm of ACS Group, one of the leading infrastructure developers in the world with presence in more than 40 countries, ranked No. 1 on ENR’s 2016 Top 250 International Contractors list.

Dragados’ success and future depends on attracting, developing and retaining diverse and skilled talent. We believe that our company’s achievement begins with great employees. Dragados began U.S. operations in 2005 and 2008 in Canada. Strategic partnerships with Schiavone, Picone, Pulice, J.F. White and Prince enhanced Dragados ability to complete large scale projects, using the latest technologies to resolve technical challenges.


Corporate Headquarters:

810 7th Avenue, 9th Floor

New York, NY 10019

Main Office: 212.779.0900


www.dragados-usa.com          www.dragados-usa.com/career

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Job Title: South Tower Erection Superintendent Division/Department: Dragados Inc. Reports to: General Superintendent FLSA: Exempt SUMMARY: Will oversee precast deck segments transport and erection, Cable Stay installation, PT (bars and cables) installation for the Harbor Bridge, Cable Stay Main Span at Corpus Christi in Texas. He will be reporting to the General Superintendent but will work closely with the Site Engineers and others Superintendent: rebar, Formwork and concrete and Subcontractors. Foremen will be reporting to him on a daily basis. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILTIES: Coordinates with different departments, Field Engineer and subcontractors involved within the specified segment Confers with and directs supervisory personnel and subcontractors engaged in planning and executing work procedures, interpreting specifications, and coordinating various phases of construction to prevent delays Ensures compliance with all applicable regulations (i.e. OSHA) Ensures construction is in accordance with its defining documents (i.e. plans, standards, Work Methods, etc) Generates all necessary reports and directly communicates with clients/subcontractors on project site (ensuring all parties are well informed of the process/production status) Will be involved in pre-construction estimates and budgets. As the project progresses, will monitor expenses to ensure that they are meeting budget and Work Plans. Perform other duties as assigned REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or general education degree (GED), minimum of five years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience Experience with Cable Stay Bridges and PT works will be recommended Ability to read, analyze and interpret general engineering drawings, Work Plans, technical procedures or government regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public. Ability to apply common sense understanding in order to deal with problems involving several concrete variables Computer Skills: Microsoft Office
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