• 25353 S. State St. Crete IL 60417
  • 708-367-1250

Careers

At Witech, we value our employees and offer great career opportunities to those who share a common commitment of quality and integrity.

If you feel you are a good fit for any of the listed positions please apply here!

Superintendent

Witech Company Inc. is seeking a Superintendent with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in onsite management of Heavy & Highway projects to direct the activities of workers engaged in the construction of highways, runways, site development infrastructure or other construction projects. Position responsibilities include:

  • Studies specifications to plan procedures for construction on basis of starting and completion times and staffing requirements for each phase of construction.
  • Assembles members of organization (supervisory, clerical, engineering, and other workers) at start of project.
  • Orders procurement of equipment, tools and materials to be delivered at specified times to conform to work schedules.
  • Confers with and directs supervisory personnel and subcontractors engaged in planning and executing work procedures, interpreting specifications, and coordinating various phases of construction to prevent delays.
  • Confers with supervisory and engineering personnel and inspectors and suppliers of tools and materials to resolve construction problems and improve construction methods.
  • Inspects work in progress to ensure that workmanship conforms to specifications and the adherence to construction schedules.
  • Prepares or reviews reports on progress, materials used and costs, and adjusts work schedules as indicated by reports.
  • Works closely with P.M. and Project Engineers on schedules, ordering of long term items, P.O’s.

The Superintendent directly supervises up to 15 employees, including training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work, appraising employee performance, addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Desired Skills and Experience

Requirements include a Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in civil engineering or construction management from a four-year college or university; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience including computer proficiency with MS-Office including Excel, Word, Outlook, HCSS.  A re-employment drug screen is required and must have current valid driver’s license with clear DMV record. 

Summer Intern Project Engineer

Job Description:

Witech Company Inc. is looking for a summer intern to help assist with site specific safety practices and help project supervision track daily labor, equipment and material quantities.  

Job Summary:

  • Surveys construction projects to identify and evaluate physical conditions, safety practices, hazardous situations and compliance with established safety standards.
  • Reviews reports and presents corrective actions for specific situations
  • Conduct accident investigations and provide recommendations for corrective/preventive action.
  • Conduct site specific safety orientation.
  • Coordinates, develops and /or conducts weekly safety meeting.
  • Reviews subcontractor safety program to assure compliance with project and Owners Control Insurance Program safety standards.
  • Assures the proper level of training for subcontractors.
  • Assures the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • May be responsible for the coordination of the project drug-testing program.
  • Ability to analyze problems, identify alternative solutions, project consequence of proposed actions and implement recommendations in support of goals.

Requirements

  • Basic computer (Word, Excel, etc.) and office equipment skills.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to develop and conduct presentations for safety training purpose.
  • Must be proficient with computer applications for spreadsheets, word processing, and scheduling and must have good oral and written skills.
  • Ability to function in a field environment (construction sites) that includes climbing, stooping, working at heights and walking long distances.
  • Proficient at blueprint reading and quantity takeoffs
  • Must have a 30 hour OSHA certification card.
  • Must have transportation to and from job sites and office