Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction, Texas Sterling Construction Co., and J. Banicki Construction)

Superintendent, Asphalt Paving

Job Locations US-TX-San Antonio
Posted Date 3 months ago(7/29/2021 4:30 PM)
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Field Supervison


The Asphalt Superintendent is responsible for providing direct in-field supervision of an asphalt paving crew working on all phases of construction, maintenance and repair operations and programs of the Company; all other related work as required. The Superintendent is responsible for maintaining and improving upon the efficiency and effectiveness of all areas under his/her direction and control. The Superintendent serves as the front-line Safety Officer for the site/project, and is directly responsible for the Safety of his/her crew.


  • Coordinating with project superintendent to discuss project needs daily.
  • Scheduling Asphalt with plant(s).
  • Assess trucks for asphalt delivery according to quantity of mix.
  • Field measuring, quantifying material(s), and reporting over/under runs to project Superintendent on a daily basis.
  • Ensuring that materials meet or exceed owner’s specifications.
  • Coordinating lab to test material being placed.
  • Reporting any irregularities immediately to Project Superintendent.
  • Assessing job priorities and assigning employees to appropriate job tasks.
  • Making sure employees have tools and equipment needed for job in order to ensure safety and production.
  • Overseeing the work and making sure it runs smoothly and as per the project plan.
  • Giving clear directions to crews as to what needs to be done to avoid repetitive mistakes, or rework.
  • Making sure company rules are followed by crew.
  • Hold a daily take 5/JHA meeting and record a record of it in the log for future references.
  • Acts as leader and supervisor for small crews engaged in road/highway construction, maintenance and repair projects, bridge construction maintenance and repair, and other civil infrastructure projects.
  • In the absence of the Project Superintendent supervises operations, directing sub-contractors, and maintaining material inventory.
  • Ensures that all equipment is safe and ready for operation at all times, reports to Project Superintendent or Shop in the absence of the Superintendent on damage and non-functioning parts and equipment, ensures that normal servicing of equipment is performed properly and advises and assists as necessary the Field Service Technician. Operates motor vehicles and equipment necessary for completion of projects.
  • Performs labor incidental to the work of operating equipment, other laboring tasks when required.
  • Regular attendance and punctuality at the workplace is required.


  • 7+ years' current heavy highway, road and/or bridge construction paving experience preferred
  • 7+ years of experience with small to medium highway road and bridge project experience ($5 mil to $30 mil) is required
  • 5+ years of experience with managing / supervising heavy civil foreman and crews.
  • 3+ years of experience working on TXDOT, City of San Antonio, & Bexar County projects.  Other municipalities are a plus.
  • 7+ years of experience operating asphalt paving equipment such as Pavers, rollers, frontend loaders, backhoes, etc. 


  • Competitive pay
  • Truck Allowance / Company Truck
  • Fuel Card
  • Vacation pay
  • Holiday Pay
  • Medical, vision, dental
  • 401k retirement plan + 5% company matching
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance


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