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Assistant Superintendent

Assistant Superintendent

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Do you want to make a difference when it comes to building iconic structures? Are you looking to put your strong, superintendent skills to use building hospitality, healthcare, aviation, high-rise, mixed-use and higher education structures? Austin Commercial is currently seeking an Assistant Superintendent for projects in the Austin, Texas area. We excel at what we do and are looking for talented construction professionals that want to excel with us.



The Assistant Superintendent assists the Superintendent in day-to-day field construction activities. This position also takes charge of specific construction activities and supervises various crafts.


  • Assisting the project superintendents in day-to-day field construction activities on a major commercial construction project from $10 to $100 million. This includes taking charge of specific construction activities on the project and/or supervision of the various crafts.
  • Activities include reviewing blueprints, plans, shop drawings and schematics. Is also involved in project startups, procurement, inspection of work in progress and implementing Austin's safety program.
  • Planning the physical layout of the jobsite to use all available space.
  • Initiating start-up activities which include site preparations, placement of office trailers, utility hookups, etc.
  • Supervising field engineers, craft foremen and labor foremen.
  • Directing field engineers in the initial survey and layout of the jobsite.
  • Planning the daily and weekly activities for each craft.
  • Providing technical guidance and assistance in resolving day-to-day construction issues encountered and investigating alternative work methods and materials that will improve efficiency and work quality.
  • Performing tasks associated with the completion of a project including close-out punch lists, demobilization, as-built documents, etc.


  • BS in Construction Management or similar degree program is a plus.
  • The Assistant Superintendent must have a minimum of 2-5 years of field experience on large commercial construction projects ranging from $20 to $100 million in size.
  • Experience in one or more of the following types of construction: airports, healthcare facilities, university facilities, research labs and sports facilities, corporate build-to-suite, public facilities, hospitality or themed entertainment. Would specifically prefer experience in higher education and healthcare projects.
  • Relationships with local subcontractors, owners, and architects are a plus.


We offer excellent benefits including medical insurance, dental insurance and a matching 401K plan and we are proud to be a 100% Employee Owned Company. To learn more about Employee-Ownership, please go to


Austin Commercial is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


About Austin Commercial

This is an opportunity to join one of North America's most respected and fastest growing Commercial/Aviation construction firms. With regional operations and iconic projects across the United States, Austin Commercial has clearly established itself as a builder and employer of choice. From complex airports, healthcare facilities, educational institutions, research labs and sports facilities, hospitality projects and other emerging markets, Austin Commercial brings ingenuity and a proven track record through construction manager at risk, bid-build, design-build, fast track, etc.