SIMON | General Superintendent-Cheyenne, WY

Date: Oct 7, 2021

Country: Cheyenne, 5210, US, 82007

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Simon


Simon is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Simon specializes in aggregates, asphalt and ready-mix concrete production, asphalt paving, and concrete, bridge, highway, and utility construction. Through strong local ties backed by global resources, we focus on quality and value to deliver the best products and services for our clients.  What we do is bigger than construction – it is about connecting communities, building new roads to the future, and keeping the spirit of the pioneers alive and well. 


Coordinates and supervises the construction process from the conceptual development stage, through to final construction, ensuring projects are completed on time and within budget. Responsible for oversight of multiple specialty areas and supervision of associated project superintendents and/or foremen.


•    Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, sub-contractors and consultants to adopt safe practices as part of Simon’s safety culture; review safe work plans/HASP with crew prior to job commencement
•    Ensure underground utility locates are completed and valid, and sites are safe for employees prior to performing work 
•    Work with project managers, and oversee organization and coordination crews, subcontractors, resources, and equipment, to ensure projects remain on time and on budget
•    Set project weekly and/or daily production goals with foreman and review safety, job costs, daily productions with foreman and crew every day
•    Allocate resources where appropriate to achieve project safety, schedule, cost, scope and quality objectives
•    Provide direction to superintendents and/or foreman responsible for coordinating daily activities of assigned crew and equipment pertaining to scope of work, including holding individuals accountable
•    Read and interpret project plans and specifications
•    Understand, interpret, and follow surveying markers and plans including slope stakes, control points, lines, grades, GPS models etc.
•    Review and adhere to construction schedules, ensuring milestones and completion dates are met; communicate any deviations to project managers
•    Engage in open communication with Project Managers, Operations Managers, and Construction Managers, and report any issues which could affect project plan, schedule or budget
•    Attend internal and external pre-construction meetings and project site meetings as required
•    Oversee coordination of materials (concrete, asphalt, aggregates, underground utilities material) and ensure on-time delivery of materials to job sites
•    Oversee and promote employee training, mentoring, and development; assist foreman in addressing performance concerns as needed
•    Ensure equipment maintenance inspections are completed to maintain equipment in safe operating condition
•    Complete and submit paperwork, reporting, and perform other administrative tasks related to project completion and/or employee supervision in a timely manner
•    Safely operate company vehicles and equipment

Qualifications, Education, Skills, and Experience:

•    Valid Drivers’ License and ability to maintain a clean driving history required
•    5-10 years of experience in road, excavation, underground utilities, asphalt paving and/or related area 
•    3-5 years of experience in a supervisory capacity 
•    Solid knowledge of construction methods, materials, and industry requirements
•    Computer and/or mobile device proficiency, including use of MS Office, Android and iOS applications required
•    Bachelors degree in construction management or related field preferred

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions: 

•    Use of required personal protective equipment (PPE)
•    Regularly required to lift and /or move up to 50 pounds with or without assistance
•    Regularly required to use hands to feel, handle, and manipulate objects
•    Regularly required to communicate (talk and hear) 
•    Frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl 
•    Standing/working on feet for long periods and walking across uneven terrain
•    Frequently work in close proximity to heavy equipment and machinery
•    Frequent exposure to typical construction site conditions, including dust and loud noise, and all weather conditions
•    Some exposure to fuel, oil, and other chemicals
•    Frequent travel, including overnight stays away from home may be required

Workplace Values Requirements:

•    Support, promote, and practice Simon core values, vision, and mission
•    Support, promote, and comply with Simon Code of Ethics, Workplace Conduct, Safety, and other established policies at all times
•    Embrace the Company’s safety culture, actively support all safety initiatives, and adhere to defined accountabilities implemented by the Safety Steering and Continuous Improvement teams
•    Align personal vision and goals with larger goals of the Company
•    Support continuous improvement to improve Simon processes, performance, safety, and overall success


The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Management may, at its discretion, assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


Colas Inc.and its subsidiaries (SIMON) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.  

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming
Nearest Secondary Market: Cheyenne