Site Superintendent
Palmer, AK 
Posted 19 days ago
Job Description
Site Superintendent

Job Description

This position will be based out of Anchorage, AK office and will primarily be a 'Field Assignment Position' within the state of Alaska and will report to the corresponding Construction Manager or site-specific designee. Directly supervises and coordinates activities of construction and/or extraction workers.

Ahtna complies with all federal regulations, to include mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for all employees working directly or indirectly on a government contract. If applicable, employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the position's start date. An individual is considered fully vaccinated two weeks after their final dose.

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Ahtna Global, LLC

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Posting Title

Site Superintendent

Posting Type

External & Internal

Posting Subtype

Open Continuous (Pool)



Essential Duties & Responsibilities

* Assist and coordinate with Team to manage field personnel to complete tasks on time and within budget.
* Supervise carpenters, equipment operators and other craft laborers on construction and environmental job sites.
* Examine and inspect work progress and equipment on construction and environmental project sites to verify safety and to ensure that specifications are met.
* Read specifications such as blueprints to determine construction requirements and to plan procedures.
* Estimate materials and worker requirements to complete jobs.
* Supervise, coordinate, and schedule the activities of construction or extractive workers.
* Confer with managerial and technical personnel, other departments, and contractors in order to resolve problems and to coordinate activities.
* Coordinate work activities with other construction and environmental project activities.
* Order or requisition materials and supplies as needed.
* Locate, measure, and mark site locations and placement of structures and equipment using measuring and marking equipment.
* Record information such as personnel, production, and operational data on specified forms and reports; communicate with Project Manager.
* Assign work to employees based on material and worker requirements of specific jobs.
* Provide assistance to workers engaged in construction or extraction activities using hand tools and equipment.
* Train workers in construction methods, operation of equipment, safety procedures, and company policies.
* Analyze worker and production problems and recommend solutions, such as improving production methods or implementing motivational plans.
* Arrange for repairs of equipment and machinery.
* Schedule and supervise subcontractor.

Qualification Requirements

* High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED) equivalent.
* 15 years of experience supervising and directing construction crews.
* Journeyman-level carpenter/operator or related construction field
* OSHA 30 hr. certification

Preferred Qualifications

* USACE/QCM Certification highly desirable
* Remote project experience
* Proficient in Logistics

Shareholder Preference:
* Pursuant to PL 93-638, as amended, preference will be given to qualified Ahtna Native Corporation Shareholders, Descendants, and Spouses in all phases of employment.

Physical Demands (Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.)

* Frequent lifting, sitting, standing, stooping for prolonged periods of time, using hands/fingers requiring dexterity, should have good hand-eye coordination and motion control in coordination with handling tools, equipment, and other related components.
* Reaching with hands and arms for items above and below sight level, talking, hearing, and seeing (up close, at a distance, along the periphery, with depth, color perception, and the ability to adjust focus); walking from place to place within the project location with occasional use of stairs and no elevator available; bending, pushing, pulling, and standing for up to 12 hours.
* Frequent lifting of up to 50 pounds such as small electrical components, equipment and other materials [Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions].



Work Environment

May be indoors or outdoors, subject to confined spaces, changes in temperature, weather conditions, and noise levels.

Ahtna Global, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard for race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or protected veteran status. Native preference applies under PL 93-638. We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Salary and Benefits
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
15+ years
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