An individual or company hired by a general or prime contractor to perform a specific task as part of the overall project.

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I talked to the subcontractor and I found that he was kind of rude to me and did not listen to what I thought.

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The subcontractor was brought on to join the team because the project was extended throughout the year so we started working on it immediately.

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Work on the Jamestown Project is being down through a local subcontractor, I'll ask that you defer to them the specifics of the road closings in July.

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