Equipment Superintendent


Ariton, AL

We are seeking an experienced and highly organized Equipment Superintendent to oversee the efficient and effective management of equipment and machinery within our organization. Wiregrass Construction is committed to taking care of our employees and offers excellent compensation and low-cost benefits, with our health insurance costing as low as $18 per week for a single employee. If you’re interested in joining an established and growing company with opportunities for career advancement, we encourage you to apply and grow with us!

As an Equipment Superintendent, you will be responsible for coordinating equipment operations, maintenance, and repairs to ensure uninterrupted workflow and optimal performance. Your role will involve supervising a team of technicians, tracking equipment usage, implementing preventive maintenance schedules, and ensuring compliance with safety regulations. The ideal candidate for this position has excellent leadership skills, technical knowledge, and a strong commitment to operational excellence.


  • Supervise a team of equipment technicians and provide guidance and support to ensure the smooth operation of equipment and machinery.
  • Oversee the maintenance and repair activities of equipment, ensuring timely completion and adherence to quality standards.
  • Develop and implement preventive maintenance schedules to minimize equipment downtime and maximize operational efficiency.
  • Track equipment usage, including hours of operation, fuel consumption, and maintenance records, to optimize equipment utilization and identify potential issues.
  • Collaborate with other departments, such as operations, engineering, and procurement, to coordinate equipment requirements and ensure timely availability of resources.
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and promote a culture of safety awareness among equipment operators and technicians.
  • Conduct regular inspections of equipment to identify potential problems and address them proactively.
  • Prepare reports on equipment performance, maintenance activities, and budget utilization for management review.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and advancements in equipment technology to recommend equipment upgrades or replacements as needed.
  • Manage equipment-related documentation, including manuals, warranties, and service agreements.


  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, industrial technology, or a related field (preferred), or equivalent work experience.
  • Proven experience as an Equipment Superintendent, Equipment Manager, or similar role in a relevant industry.
  • Strong technical knowledge of various types of equipment and machinery, including their operation, maintenance, and repair.
  • Excellent leadership and supervisory skills with the ability to motivate and guide a team effectively.
  • Proficiency in equipment management software and maintenance systems.
  • Sound understanding of safety regulations and protocols related to equipment operation and maintenance.
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to identify and resolve equipment-related problems efficiently.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with cross-functional teams and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to changing priorities.

The posted salary or pay compensation ranges are approximate and dependent on applicable experience and qualifications. Upper ranges are flexible.

EEO: Wiregrass Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will not discriminate based on creed/national origin/religion/color/sex/age/wage and status as individual with a disability or protected veteran.