APTIM Construction Field Manager in Norfolk, Virginia

Assignment Description:

Looking for Mid-Atlantic construction field manager or superintendent candidates for remediation work. Candidate will be the civil superintendent for the project field activities onsite. Must ensure all construction is in compliance with design specifications, is completed on schedule, adheres to budget, meets accounting requirements and is built to quality standards.

Scope includes, but is not limited to, the remediation of contaminated soils, excavation & disposal, backfill and site restoration, and incidental related work. Contaminants include but are not limited to lead soils, radiological soils, debris, asbestos materials, etc.

Clients include EPA, USACE, and Navy on projects up and down the eastern sea board of the United States.


Civil Superintendent

  • 10 years of construction related experience

  • 5 years construction experience in a supervisory role

  • Experience with excavation, shoring, compaction, backfill, etc.

  • Experience with load out of contaminated materials for disposal

  • Experience with clearing and grubbing activities needed to support the project.

  • Experience with site set up including clearing, grading, construction trailer set up, temporary fencing, permanent fencing, etc.

  • Ability to provide safety leadership on the project site in all activities. Will be responsible for working safely on the jobsite and providing direction to all personnel on the jobsite concerning safe work practices.

  • Perform material takeoffs as required to confirm material, equipment, and personnel are onsite as needed to complete the work according to the project schedule.

  • Monitor project schedule and provide input to the APTIM field team on improvements, challenges, and needs relating to project schedule.

  • Fluent in English both verbally and in writing.


  • OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER with refreshers required

  • Construction Quality Management preferred

  • EM 385 40 hour preferred

  • OSHA 30 hour construction preferred


Implements the construction portion of the assigned project through day-to-day direction of all field activities and is responsible for all job site activities. Ensures timely and efficient execution of field work. Is the primary client contact for all project field activities. Ensures all construction is in compliance with design specifications, is completed on schedule, adheres to budget, meets accounting requirements and is built to quality standards. Functions as a field manager on an engineering/procurement/construction management project. Develops project metrics and daily burn rates. Manages site resources. Manages SOW by identifying change conditions. Instrumental in developing and adhering to execution plan.

Overall Contribution:

The Construction Field Manager serves as the Superintendent on the project. This job family is responsible for organizing, directing, supervising and coordinating construction activities at a job site as directed by the CSM and PM. Responsibilities include: work procedures, scheduling, cost control, project specification conformity, review of manpower levels, monitoring and implementation of safety programs, project conformance to national, local and/or company building codes and the maintenance of accurate records.

Responsible for the satisfactory conduct of construction operations and task accomplishment in their area in an economical, efficient and timely manner on a project. Monitors craft performance relative to budget, schedules and deadlines. Implements and enforces work rules. Requisitions tools, materials and equipment in accordance with established procedures and necessary lead times. Prepares and reviews plans, specifications, and drawings and schedules to coordinate work phases and work priorities in their assigned area/task. Recommends solutions to construction and architectural discrepancies.

Facilitates the efficient use of personnel and equipment in their area. Coordinates movement and use of equipment and supplies with procurement. Inspects field work to evaluate construction progress, efficiency of operation and cost control. Responsible for overall project workmanship and goal attainment.

Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Leads and directs the work of others. Must adhere to the execution plan, enforce Construction policies and procedures, follow safe work practices, provide periodic reports, and communicate any problems to chain of command management immediately.

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