POSITION TITLE: Site Superintendent (luxury residential construction)-two positions available


REPORTING TO: Project Manager


LOCATION:  Napa, CA 94559 (candidate will report on a daily basis to job site in Napa or Sonoma counties)


OUR CLIENT: Grassi & Associates, Inc.

Website: http://www.grassiandassociates.com/ 


At Grassi & Associates, we have been privileged to work with world-class architects and the most discerning of clients. Each of our projects has been a story unto itself, because there is no formula for what we do. We approach every project with open minds, and this approach to building custom homes, estates, and select commercial projects keeps us engaged and innovative. We provide exceptional personal service to our clients.


We are craftsmen and builders, who are also artists, shunning the formulaic in favor of the innovative. We have an eye and a passion for fine work, and we have the skills to bring it to bear. We are interpreters and eternal optimists, taking an architect’s vision and a client’s dream and giving it a physical reality. We are relentless in our desire to take on new challenges, and we are hungry to learn more about the art we have chosen: building.


Our team at Grassi & Associates has been building custom homes, estates, and select commercial projects in the Napa and Sonoma valleys for over two decades. We believe that the building process should be as custom as the home we are entrusted to build. We have an enviable list of clients, from financial moguls, politicians, world famous vintners, entertainers and brand name company CEO’s.


We seek a Site Superintendent join the team to build luxury homes in Napa and Sonoma counties. Projects range from $5-12M and include remodels as well as ground-up construction.


This is a salaried, full time position with benefits.


The position is posted here: http://www.lockeandkey.com/jobs/JobOpenings/job_opening_198.php



The Site Superintendent will oversee the construction project on site, on a daily basis. S/he will assist with the supervision of all onsite work, supervise/coordinate with all trade labor and subcontractors, and interface with the owner, architect, engineers, local officials, technicians and others.


Additional responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to:


Work with the team to deliver the project on time and budget.

Plan layout and sequence of activities and schedule. Manage and layout all subcontractors’ work. 

Review contract documents for planning purposes and to determine appropriate construction methods and construction sequencing.

Manage sub-contractors, vendors/suppliers, architects and change orders.

Oversee projects to maintain compliance with company policies, construction safety codes and other regulatory requirements.

Prepare daily logs for construction activities and daily project reports.

Coordinate with project team and building trades for the preparation and processing of project documentation, including, but not limited to submittals, daily logs, RFI’s and Change Order requests.

Develop and maintain positive, communicative relationships with the clients throughout the projects.

Be aware of and inquire about additional client work, and/or referrals.




The company realizes that every interested candidate might not have all of the desired experience, but here is what they are looking for in terms of experience and skills… the more you have, the better!

Seven to ten years minimum experience in general construction, with emphasis on high-end residential or boutique projects preferred. At least three years of successful Site Superintendent experience.

Strong ability to manage and layout all subcontractors’ work.  

Excellent hands-on construction skills with complex projects. Strong carpentry skills a plus.

Knowledge of construction related technologies, quality assurance and quality control.

Knowledge of construction software; Grassi uses MS Project.

Ability to read and understand construction documents, schedules, and cost reports.

History of completing projects within budget and schedule.

Solid experience in construction “best practices.”

Experience managing custom construction projects in the multi-million dollar range.

Physical ability required to lift/handle materials.

Ability to work outside in all weather conditions in all seasons.




Excellent interpersonal skills and working with a team.

Excellent communication skills.

Professional at all times. Nice, friendly demeanor. Even temperament. Rational.

Interested in continuous improvement, both in teaching/mentoring others, being mentored and sharing knowledge.

Interest in professional career growth.

Organized. Attention to detail.

Process oriented. Methodical.

Physical ability required for frequent lifting or handling of materials; ability to lift up to forty (40) pounds and walk a project site.

Work is regularly performed in outside weather conditions and on job sites in all seasons.

Ability to effectively work with a team to achieve project goals.



All education is beneficial. We always appreciate candidates with construction related education, degree and/or formal training.




Opportunity to work on unique/special homes and buildings. Competitive salary, discretionary bonus potential, medical/dental/vision benefits, retirement plan with company matching. Paid vacation, sick time, paid holidays, 401k, vehicle and expenses. Company truck is provided for Site Superintendents, as well as cell phone, laptop and gasoline credit card.


Opportunity to work at a thriving, profitable company with a unique roster of construction projects. Work with world-class architects and designers.


Relocation: we will consider someone who wishes to relocate, and we will offer some relocation assistance.




Please email your resume and cover letter with “Grassi” in the subject line.

Qualified resumes with cover letter will receive notification of receipt.

Please do not send your resume to Grassi directly.



Lisa K. Locke

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