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Construction Site Supervisor

About this Job:

Are you a building professional looking to advance your career in the construction industry? Consider applying for this rewarding opportunity in Northeast Iowa with Iowa Select Farms!

The Construction Site Supervisor will oversee the construction of commercial swine facilities while managing labor and supplies to ensure all goals and deadlines are met. The ideal candidate will have prior knowledge of the swine industry and 5+ years of successful project/site management experience.

Additional job responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Participate in pre-construction planning
  • Ensure projects meet operational standards by contributing construction information to strategic plans and reviews; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards
  • Ensure a high level of communication with production managers to achieve goals of both production and construction departments
  • Plan and implement the project making adjustments as you go as needed
  • Plan and coordinate all labor, materials and equipment required to complete the project
  • Lead project coordination meetings and updates, review upcoming jobs and estimates
  • Plan and implement safety for all activities on the project
  • Understand and monitor project costs and budgets
  • Source experienced and professional contractors and subcontractors for construction and execute daily management of sub-contract excavators, concrete crews, framers, electricians, and equipment installers.
  • Responsible to have appropriate material at project site in timely fashion to meet project deadlines
  • Receive and verify material shipment quantity and integrity
  • Communicate and/or resolve shipping schedules/conflicts with vendors or operations manager
  • Personally monitor production of assigned jobs
  • Formulate a job schedule
  • Keep projects on or ahead of schedule
  • Communicate progress, issues, and solutions to supervisor throughout the project
  • Monitor and maintain high quality of work
  • Troubleshoot installation and other problems as they arise; resolve problems
  • Ensure adherence to state and local codes
  • Arrange necessary equipment and materials
  • Identify construction management system improvement



Experience/Education :

The ideal candidate would have 5+ years of successful site project management experience (preferably in hog equipment installation/barn construction).
This individual would have excellent knowledge of all phases of construction and experience in construction scheduling, field supervision and quality control of construction projects.
General experience in concrete, plumbing, electrical and wood frame construction is required, along with an understanding of accounting systems, construction phases, materials and vendors.

Qualifications : Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. The schedule is Monday-Saturday so all individuals must be able to work this schedule.

Compensation and Benefits:

Recognized as a Des Moines Register Top Workplace for the second year in a row, our employees receive competitive pay, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to have a lot of fun, fellowship and perks for the entire family. See what it’s like to be part of a big company with a small company feel and a lot of heart and passion for what we do.

5+ years
How to apply:

Click on the BLUE “Apply for this Job” button to email your resume. Please list Iowa Select Farms and the job title as the subject of your email application

For more information, contact Allyson at 641.316.3251.