Assistant Superintendent Intern

Clayco - Nationwide

The Assistant Superintendent Intern will support the Project Staff and have a great deal of input in the overall planning and oversight of the job. This includes scheduling of manpower, obtaining tools and materials needed, filing permits and other documents, and even advising on budget expenditures. Additionally, they will observe work in the field, compare drawings to ensure installation accuracy, provide on-site supervision of the daily work load, job site safety, and the reporting of all of these aspects to the Project Managers and Project Superintendents.


  • Must be actively enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited University.
  • Construction knowledge is a plus
  • Successful internships or Assistant Superintendent experience on projects of at least $5 million (design build preferred) is a plus
  • Ability to effectively supervise construction employees and to accomplish work within budget and schedule.
  • Able to maintain positive working relationships with all construction groups, management, owners, trades and subcontractors.
  • Able to balance and prioritize multiple deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A solid understanding of the company's Safety First philosophy and practice.
  • An above-average working knowledge of technology and related resources.
  • Very strong work ethic with the willingness to travel and/or relocate.
  • Capable to walk the job site, climb ladders, and multi floor scaffolding
  • Ability to lift objects at least 50lbs

Some things you should know

  • In this role you will assist superintendent team members, subcontractors, and laborers in managing construction projects
  • You will be expected to provide guidance and leadership
  • No other builder can offer the collaborative design-build approach that Clayco does
  • We work on creative, complex, award-winning, high profile jobs
  • The pace is fast

About Us:

Clayco is a full-service, turnkey real estate development, master planning, architecture, engineering and construction firm that safely delivers clients across North America the highest quality solutions on time, on budget, and above and beyond expectations. With $4.9 billion in revenue for 2021, Clayco specializes in the "art and science of building," providing fast track, efficient solutions for industrial, commercial, institutional and residential related building projects.

Why Clayco?

Best Places to Work – Crain’s Chicago Business, St. Louis Business Journal

ENR – Top Midwest Contractors (#1), Top Design Build Contractors (#4), Top 400 Contractors (#16)


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