JP Cullen Logo

General Superintendent

Why JP Cullen?

We specialize in the “Tough Jobs” no one else can do and we need General Superintendents for our Janesville, Madison, and Milwaukee area projects.  We have exciting new leadership opportunities for those looking to stay in Wisconsin.

  • Wisconsin-based $600 million, 130-year-old, 5th generation family-owned construction management firm.
  • We self-perform carpentry, concrete, steel, and masonry.
  • Our clients have high expectations, and our projects are high profile.
  • We seek a “secret weapon” that will help further separate us from the pack.


Our Need:  A General Superintendent who enjoys overseeing projects and developing people.

  • A proven onsite leader experienced in mentoring and training others.
  • Strong knowledge and experience of managing our self-performing trades such as concrete, carpentry, steel, masonry, and precast.
  • Success rate of executing projects on budget and on time with high quality and safety.
  • A strategic thinker who enjoys collaborating and brainstorming innovative solutions.
  • The kind of person who believes there is always a way if we all work together.

General Superintendent Responsibilities:

  • SAFETY.  Ensure adherence to rules, regulations, and procedures.
  • QUALITY.  Ensure that the intent of Cullen policies, procedures and quality standards are followed in accordance with our Quality Management System.
  • SUPERVISION/PRODUCTION.  Coordinate, manage, and monitor manpower, equipment and resources across the assigned division.
  • Project Execution.  Participate in project meetings to oversee and ensure project team’s planning and execution.
  • CUSTOMER SERVICE.  Act as a primary customer service liaison ensuring customers are satisfied with the quality and efficiency of division labor efforts.
  • Build Relationships.  Collaborate with project stakeholders such as Subs, AEs, Owners, Unions, Self-performed Trades, Estimators, PMs, etc.
  • Work Procurement. Work with Estimating Team on pricing the work and complete assigned marketing responsibilities.
  • HUMAN RESOURCES.  Assist in mentorship, training, and development for project team members.
  • Divisional and Corporate.  Participate in annual divisional strategic and business planning to set financial goals, resource planning, and initiatives for the year.
  • Perform additional duties as directed by supervisor.
  • Travel be required for project reviews, proposals, site evaluations, and coaching of project teams.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Four-year college degree related to construction, completion of an apprenticeship, OR at least six years of experience in a construction-related position where knowledge was gained in the areas of construction, design, finance, and management. In addition, at least ten years of Superintendent experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of all aspects of construction is required.
  • Must possess superior communication and interpersonal (facilitation, diplomacy, influence, etc.) skills.
  • Have a good understanding of corporate and industry practices, processes, standards, etc. and their impact on project activities.
  • Must be able to apply innovative and effective management techniques to maximize employee performance.


Compensation & Benefits:

JP Cullen has a commitment to its community, employees, and employees’ families. We offer outstanding benefits — Health, Life, and Dental Insurance, Competitive Salary and Bonus Structure, Profit Sharing, PTO, Holiday Pay, Employee Assistance, and Training.


JP Cullen is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. We promote diversity by proactively recruiting, hiring, and promoting women, minorities, disabled individuals, and veterans. JP Cullen provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Apply Now

Our Locations