Project Superintendent - Asphalt Paving
Brannan Companies
Denver, CO

Division: Brannan Sand + Gravel

Position: Project Superintendent – Asphalt Paving

Reports To: Division Manager

FLSA Status: Full Time

Location: Brannan Lipan Plant - 5880 Lipan St, Denver, CO 80216

Position Summary:

Duties ofthis position include but are not limited to ensuring high quality work on allprojects, communicating goals and directions effectively to the crew, andpaving superintendents. Pro-actively identify problem areas on jobs, overcomeobstacles, and provide quality control. This position is also responsible fordaily interactions with any subcontractors, inspectors, owners/GC’s, etc. Itgoes without saying the Superintendent must understand budgets, change orders,cost codes, purchase orders, and must have a full understanding of overallproject design.

Functional Responsibilities:

  • Serves as a field general that motivates andenforces a strong safety culture on the project.
  • Discusses and implements bestpractices that drive site safety daily
  • Manages and maintains thorough knowledge ofdocuments and schedule of activities
  • Aggressively focuses on delivering the highestlevel of quality on all projects
  • Monitors construction activities, includingsubcontractor performance for adherence to project documents and maintainsQuality Control cost reports, change-order requests, monthly billing input,punch lists and any other standard operating procedure reports
  • Proactively identifies potential problem areasearly in the process and develops strategies to overcome obstacles
  • Ensures paving superintendents and their crewshave a clear understanding of their duties and responsibilities, provideaccurate information and direction as well as the necessary tools, materialsand equipment to perform their jobs
  • Maintains daily paperwork, such as dailyreports, field/inspection reports, purchase orders, contracts, billing reports,receipts, delivery tickets and correspondence

General Responsibilities:

  • Develops, monitors, and enforces compliance withsite-specific safety manual and enforces a clean and safe jobsite includingdocumentation, and is OSHA compliant
  • Notifies appropriate personnel of safetyviolations and takes corrective action where necessary
  • Ensures that proper safety equipment isavailable and used by all field personnel
  • Actively participates in project appropriatepre-planning meetings with subcontractors to familiarize all subcontractorswith the project schedules, construction methods, company procedures andpolicies and quality standards
  • Provides quality control/assurance support onself-performance work and subcontractors work
  • Reviews, expedites and monitors materialdeliveries in accordance with the project schedule. Reviews all designrevisions for added cost and schedule impact.
  • Maintains up-to-date progress information,including labor and material cost data
  • Ensures accurate and updated documents aremaintained on-site
  • Participates with Project Manager in weekly andmonthly reviews; Immediately reports issues and delays
  • Preplans all schedule activities, manpower andmaterial requirements for the project, and maintains communication with theproject team
  • Creates three-week, look-ahead schedules for allwork that reflects the project schedule to make sure all required resources areavailable and communicate to the team
  • Ensures punch list is completed per exitstrategy requirements, and reports final numbers
  • Controls and coordinates personnel orientation,safety training and program administration, labor relations and site security
  • Communicates and works proactively to addressall subcontractor issues
  • Resolves project problems, disputes and openissues on a daily basis
  • Develops and maintains relationships withowners, owner’s on-site rep, architect, engineer, subcontractors and vendors
  • Identifies personality differences and work hardto communicate and achieve common goals, spends time daily developing andmentoring others
  • Any other duties as assigned


  • 10+ years’ experience in heavy civil construction.Specific to CDOT, FAA, Municipal,and Mainline Paving Projects
  • Thorough understanding of what it means to be the Superintendent ofseveral crews; oversee, direct, and mentor the teams.
  • Experience working on jobs ranging from $50K to$5M.
  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Ability to be self-motivating, dependable, a teamplayer, and perform duties with little supervision.
  • Strong computer skills required. Experiencenavigating tablets for time and equipment entry and modification, as well askey performance indicator reporting.
  • Must have valid Driver's License
  • Bi-lingual is a plus but not required
  • Excellent time management skills; good planningskills; able to multi-task
  • Able to work in outdoor setting under varyingweather conditions


  • Group Medical, Dental, Life Insurance
  • Vision Care Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • 401k Savings Plans
  • Voluntary Group Term Life
  • Legal Shield/ID Shield
  • Public Service Credit Union
  • AFLAC Supplemental Insurance
  • Cafeteria Plan
  • Direct Deposit

Physical Requirements:

  • Standing- 8 to 10 hours daily
  • Walking- 8 to 10 hours daily
  • Sitting– 8 to 10 hours daily
  • Bending/Stooping- 8 to 10 hours daily
  • RepetitiveMovement (shoveling/sweeping) – 8 to 10 hours daily
  • Lifting(weights up to 50 lbs.) - Occasionally
  • Liftand Carry (50/60 lbs. for 20 feet) - Occasionally
  • Push /Pull – 8 to 10 hours - Occasionally

The specific statements shown in each section ofthis description are not intended to be all inclusive. They represent typicalelements and criteria considered necessary to successfully perform the job.

Job Type: Full-time


  • relevant: 10 years (Preferred)
  • Superintendent: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Construction: 10 years (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Signing bonus
  • Paid time off

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends required