At The Scion Group, we’re changing what student housing means. It’s bigger than beds and buildings. It’s about providing unique experiences and creating communities — both on and off campus — that feel like less like a place and more like a home.
We are searching for a Construction Superintendent is a contracted position providing expertise and advisement for assigned capital projects within Scion’s portfolio of student housing communities. This position is responsible for onsite construction supervision including quality assurance, safety compliance, assisting with budgeting and bidding, interpreting blueprints, performing take-offs, and estimating costs. The Construction Superintendent is responsible for ensuring feasibility and consistency with Scion’s standards regarding all technical specifications and will collaborate with various people for successful execution.
Key attributes in our next team member
Exceptional communicator and collaborator
Highly organized and excels with time-management
Collaborates with the corporate Facilities and Capital team and property management personnel to determine project requirements.
Ensures personnel have access to the appropriate equipment and materials for each project.
Directs day-to-day construction activities and provides constructive feedback to ensure mandated or contractual deadlines, budgets and quality standards are met.
Proactively communicates project updates to Property Management and Capital Projects teams and establishes fluid communication.
Assists with maintaining organizational compliance with Venture governance expectations regarding bidding and contracting process.
Ensures both OSHA and Scion’s and safety and security standards are met at each construction site for the entirety of the project. Maintains current knowledge of local quality, safety and health guidelines for each job site.
The responsibilities listed above are not all inclusive. However, they are indicative of the types of responsibilities normally performed by the Construction Superintendent.
Committed to excellence and high standards.
College graduate preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and professional experience. A degree in Engineering, Construction Management or similar field is preferred.
At least 5 years of previous construction and supervisory experience, preferably within the student housing or a similar multi-family sector.
Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
Willingness and ability to travel 50% or more in a year.
Obtains a valid driver’s license.
Flexible, thrives in a fast-paced environment and is comfortable with quickly re-prioritizing.
Values and fosters a sensitive and supportive approach to a diverse working and living environment.
The Scion Group LLC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, national origin, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, physical or mental disability (as long as the employee/applicant is otherwise qualified for the job with or without a reasonable accommodation), genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, marital status, uniformed service, veteran status, pregnancy or other legally protected status or category under federal or state law. The Scion Group LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in all locations in which the Company has properties. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leaves of absence, compensation, training and other terms and conditions of employment. The Scion Group LLC is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunities.
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About The Scion Group
For over 20 years, Scion has been a forward-thinking leader in student housing. From a modest beginning in 1999, Scion has been defined by a relentless focus on student housing, coupled with forward-thinking creativity and inspiration. We don’t hesitate to roll up our sleeves and apply our experience with a strong conviction of what student housing can and should be.