General Superintendent

Job ID
Electrical Field
Regular Full-Time



The primary function of this position is to develop and maintain a qualified field workforce to support Corbins Electric’s ongoing construction operations. Manage all aspects of Safety, Quality Control, and Productivity for Corbins Electric’s projects.





  • Work directly with HR in the process and standards development for Corbins hiring procedures.
  • Identify hiring needs through manpower projections for all markets.
  • Continuously work to source potential candidates for all field positions from a variety of sources including technical/trade schools, competitors, post military, etc.
  • Actively work with Apprenticeship Training Program as a source for potential new hires.
  • Develop and implement testing standards and evaluation criteria for new hire candidates.
  • Perform candidate evaluations and make selections for hire.
  • Ensure on-boarding processes are adhered to including appropriate safety training provided prior to new employee starting work.
  • Manage relationships with IEC borrowed worker program and contract staffing agencies for utilization of temporary workers if neede



  • Develop and maintain an on-going field evaluation program.
  • Ensure field evaluations are performed on all craft level employees monthly at a minimum.
  • Perform evaluations for Area Superintendents quarterly, at a minimum.
  • Develop and maintain professional development plans for all Area Superintendents.
  • Facilitate the mentorship of Apprentice level employees on career development and provide direction and coaching through their program requirements.
  • Coordinate and facilitate quarterly Foreman’s Meetings, incorporating training and updates related to all of Corbin’s business functions, industry topics, skills development, and leadership development.



  • Participate in take-offs or other estimate preparation activities as requested by Operations Manager.
  • Participate in the review of project estimates as requested.



  • Participate in the Project Plan Development for all projects over 5000 man hours.
  • Assist in the development of production tracking systems for projects over 5000 man hours.
  • Review and approve project specific staffing plans created by Area Superintendent(s) during Project Plan Development.



  • Work directly with engineering, prefabrication, and field support functions to ensure process compliance and internal standards are maintained by all project teams.
  • Facilitate coaching and training for field crews and field leadership on company and industry best practices, standards, and requirements. (i.e. NEC, NFPA 70E, company policies and procedures)
  • Assist in the evaluation of project progress for analysis and reporting of percentage complete – or cost to complete.
  • Maintain a competitive composite labor rate relative to the areas and markets of Corbins work.



  • Work directly with the company’s Corporate Safety Director in the development and implementation of Corbin Electric’s safety standards, policies, procedures, and training.
  • Provide coaching, training, and guidance to Corbins field crews on all matters related to job site safety.
  • Work with Safety Director to provide leadership and guidance through reporting, correction, and resolution of all safety related incident



  • Develop and implement Corbins’ quality control standards and practices.
  • Provide coaching, training, and guidance to field leadership and field crews on quality control standards.



  • Always promote a positive company image to the field leadership and workforce at Corbins Electric.
  • Ensure that the field leadership within you area(s) of responsibility promote a positive company image to the field workforce.
  • Voice any issues or concerns you have with company processes, policies, or leadership to the General Superintendent or their direct manager.



  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with on-site customer representatives.
  • Promote Corbins Electric in a positive light at all times when dealing with customers, trade partners, subcontractors, and other industry professionals.
  • Ensure professional resolution of escalated field related issues and customer satisfaction.
  • Actively participate in industry events to represent and promote Corbins Electric, quarterly at a minimum.
  • Carry out other initiative and perform other duties as requested by Executive Leadership Team.


This is a safety sensitive position and all applicable policies will apply. 

It has been and continues to be the long-standing policy of Corbins Electric to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Corbins Electric complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


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