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Assistant Superintendent - (SP-001.15)
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Job Description

The Assistant Superintendent will schedule all the earthwork, roadwork, or other self-performed work and coordinate field crews through directives given to foremen as well as plan and schedule all requirements to control labor, equipment and material costs. This individual will be responsible for the timely completion of assigned operations and stay within budget. The ideal candidate should be flexible with working hours.

Responsibilities including but not limited to:

* Oversee field personnel, daily/weekly schedules, and construction operations
* Supervise and schedule grading, drainage, paving, structures, and other miscellaneous highway construction crews and subcontractors on a daily basis
* Take an active role in emphasizing safety, quality and production, leading by example
* Coordinate equipment and crews and other job related activities to maximize efficiency
* Develop and train Superintendents, Engineers, Foremen and Craft Workers
* Ensure that ALL resources assigned are maintained, protected, secured and used at optimum efficiency
* Have a working knowledge of all required plans and specifications
* Assist with survey and field layout
* Carry out job duties while maintaining Lane values
* And other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


* Must have a minimum of 10 years of experience for a Heavy/Highway contractor
* Demonstrated decision making skills
* Ability to work in high production environment
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
* Working knowledge of JDEdwards desired
* Working understanding of types of equipment necessary for production
* Ability to respond quickly and effectively under pressure and deadlines
* Must have experience with Federal requirements
* Familiar with DOT standards
* Must be willing to travel if necessary
* Excellent team building skills is a must
* Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or similar is desired but not necessary
* Must have superior math computation skills
* Demonstrated ability to be flexible and quickly adaptable to changing conditions across all spectrums.
* Demonstrated and verifiable ability to manage, supervise, schedule, and delegate on large and complicated projects

The Lane Construction Corporation is a leading U.S. construction company specializing in the transportation, infrastructure and energy industries. Lane's unique combination of capabilities includes public-private partnerships/innovative financing and joint ventures; large, complex design-build and bid-build projects; and the ability to produce and install asphalt, aggregates and concrete.


The Lane Construction Corporation is a privately held company founded in 1890 by railroad engineer John S. Lane. After leaving his position with the New York-New Haven & Hartford Railroad, where he had worked for 23 years, he leased land in Meriden, Connecticut and opened his first stone crushing plant. With the invention of the automobile and the need for improved roads, Lane became a pioneer in the development of macadamized pavements, which launched the company into the 20th century as the leading builder of roads throughout the Northeast. The company was incorporated in the state of Connecticut in 1902. Today, Lane completes more than $800 million of work each year in more than 20 states. The company is ranked among the top 50 contractors in the nation by ENR (Engineering News Record) and consistently ranks among the top 5 contractors specializing in transportation projects. Major subsidiaries now include Rea Contracting, LLC, a $300 million a year highway and bridge contractor in North and South Carolina. Annual revenues comprise of a balanced mix of construction contracts and construction material sales from aggregates, transit mix, precast concrete products and asphalt paving materials.