General Superintendent – Toledo

at The Douglas Company
Location Holland, Ohio
Date Posted September 19, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Permanent


General Superintendent - Toledo, OH

The Douglas Company - 100% Employee Owned


The General Superintendent reports to the Vice President of Construction and is responsible, as directed, for ensuring that all of The Douglas Company objectives related to customer loyalty, schedule, quality, safety, and cost control are achieved. The General Superintendent will work closely with the project management team and Project Superintendents on assigned projects to enhance team communication, to help establish priorities and assist in achieving the high-performance goals.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities

Oversight of multiple projects
Management of multiple Superintendents, but can become involved at a more day-to-day level when necessary
Can become involved with warranty work, quality call-backs, and punch-lists
Assist in the resolution of field issues between office and field on assigned projects
Conduct visits to project sites at the direction of the VP of Construction and perform quality and safety audits, address scheduling issues, and address any other issues that arise
Interview potential project superintendent candidates
Assist in training at the quarterly quality meetings and semiannual conferences
Assist with obtaining permits and facilitating final inspection
Assist in teambuilding between office and field personnel
Assist Project Managers in mid-point and final project reviews for the Project Superintendents
Assist with the orientation and training of new Project Superintendents
Help assure Project Superintendents are all following our processes correctly
Fill in for Project Superintendents in the case of sickness, vacations, trips home, etc.
Participate in daily huddles with project team to set goals and align priorities on assigned projects
Assist the Project Superintendent with our internal pre-punch list and with owner/architect punch list, if requested


Highly experienced Superintendent with experience in the Construction Industry who can identify issues and recommend solutions
Prior experience as a General Superintendent strongly preferred
Senior care experience preferred (Senior Living/Skilled Nursing/Assisted Living/Independent Living)
Multi-Family experience preferred
Ground-up wood-framed construction experience preferred

Physical Demands

Performance of the required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent and temporary stairs and ladders; walk the job-site throughout the day and negotiate work areas under construction. Employees may occasionally be required to lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.

Additional Information

Competitive salary, benefits, and financial incentives are offered. Work will include up to 100% travel.

Company Overview

For over 40 years, The Douglas Company has been leading quality construction projects across multiple sectors in the Midwestern and Southeastern markets. Today we specialize in senior living and multi-family development and construction. Our Associates take great pride in knowing that the projects we build help people live, grow, and heal. They are given the tools that they need to be successful through our comprehensive training and development program. With rewarding projects, competitive wages, and a great workplace atmosphere, The Douglas Company is the place for you to succeed.

Our Core Values

Great client relationships with high customer loyalty
Integrity and professionalism in all we do
Keeping our commitments through proactive attention to detail and execution
Growth of our Associates and Business through learning, teamwork, and leadership

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