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Full time
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Assistant Superintendent
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PCL Construction | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

My Career. My Company. My Legacy.

At PCL, you are more than just an employee. You could be part of a team that works hard, plays hard, and makes a difference in your community. PCL offers competitive compensation packages, and a chance to be an owner in our 100-percent employee-owned company. We not only reward you financially, but give you challenging assignments and a supportive work environment which promotes personal and professional growth.

Whether you are looking for a corporate or construction career, exciting opportunities are waiting for you. Our people have helped us stand out as a leading general contracting organization, which is why we are always looking for new talent-individuals who can bring innovative solutions and thinking to every project.

We are seeking an experienced Assistant Superintendent for our Los Angeles District office located in Glendale, CA.


* Monitors and executes the project construction plan and schedule and ensure compliance with budget and quality
* Take responsibility for a group of activities or subcontractors and manage the work to be done
* Liaises with third party inspectors, design team and municipal/provincial authorities
* Implements PCL's Safety Program and adhere to the safety and record keeping requirements
* Monitors work performance and productivity of trades to ensure project policies, procedures, and safety requirements are maintained
* Acts as a liaison between field engineering, estimating, and subcontractors to ensure compliance of construction with drawings and specifications
* Assists in planning work schedules, determining manpower levels, material quantities, equipment, requirements, etc., including field engineering and construction activities
* Provide assistance to the Superintendent in resolving problems
* Advises senior level supervision and project management of potential problems, work interferences, schedule difficulties, etc.
* Assists in circumventing/resolving such problems as required
* Maintains the project's Daily Job Diary
* Other duties as required


* Minimum 5 years of experience in a construction related position
* Knowledge of the construction industry and company operations, including building materials
* Construction specifications, methods and procedures
* Ability to lead trades and evaluate performance
* Ability to apply basic engineering principles to construction challenges
* Ability to visualize the entire project and anticipate constructability issues and embed solutions in the construction plans and schedules
* Ability to schedule, monitor and forecast resources for optimum efficiency
* Understanding of the project schedule's critical path
* Ability to manage others and many facets of the construction project and assume responsibility
* Knowledge of safety principles/procedures/legislation
* Effective oral and written communication skills
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook etc.) and other internal operational systems

Working Conditions:

The PCL family of companies are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.

Let us help you build your Legacy today.

PCL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability

About PCL Construction

Nordic PCL provides full design-build, general contracting and construction management services. Clients benefit from our early project involvement with pre-construction services such as conceptual and detailed estimating, budget development and cost control, project scheduling, building information modeling, and global procurement. We also provide project management, administration, accounting, human resources and marketing/business development support. We have a vast portfolio of commercial, institutional, and residential projects. These include office towers, retail complexes, medical office buildings and clinics, educational facilities, hotels, judicial buildings, timeshare developments, and large and small renovations.