​What is an Assistant Superintendent?

The role of an Assistant Superintendent is to support the management of project scheduled and ensure that budgets are adhered to throughout the whole construction project. As well as this, an Assistant Superintendent will make sure that health and safety guidelines are followed on site to ensure the project is completed safely and on time.

What are the typical duties and activities for an Assistant Superintendent?

From employer to employer the job description of an Assistant Superintendent will vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • Assist with the creation of project schedules

  • Make Sure that the project schedule is followed

  • Ensure that the project budget is adhered to

  • Meet with clients to gauge needs and requirements

  • Build positive relationships with clients and crew members

  • Conduct health and safety inspections

Skills required to be a successful Assistant Superintendent

To be successful as a Assistant Superintendent, the below skills are important;

  • Collaboration

  • Teamwork

  • Communication

  • Time management

  • Leadership

  • Organization

  • Problem solving

  • Critical thinking

How can we help with your Assistant Superintendent job search?

For over 15 years we have specialised in securing contract and permanent opportunities for Assistant Superintendents across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

Working globally with the largest contractors, consultancies, along with many infrastructure owners and operators, we are ideally positioned to work with talented Assistant Superintendents and secure the market's leading Assistant Superintendent opportunities.

With a reputation for being experts in the sectors that we operate, we are also renowned for consistently delivering the right opportunities to our candidates, working proactively in order to give our candidates the edge in a competitive marketplace.

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​Preston is the administrative centre on Lancashire, which obtained its city status in 2002. In 2011 the estimated population of Preston was 122,719 and was a boomtown of the industrial revolution becoming a a highly populated engineering centre. Preston has seen numerous construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple large constructions projects in the pipeline, such as:

£200m University Development - Preston Campus

Preston campus is set to be transformed, which will include an Engineering Innovation Centre. This project is set to spark major regeneration and business investment in the university quarter, which will further benefit Preston and the surrounding areas. 

£18m Friargate Regeneration Project

This ambitious mixed-use development scheme is set to create a 253 bedroomed building, which is aimed at providing hotel style accommodation to students at the University of Central Lancashire.  

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