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Construction Field Supervisors

Construction Field Supervisors

# of Openings 
3
Job Locations 
US-NY-Syosset
Category 
Construction Management

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Overview

Ranked among the nation's top 20 Construction Managers by Engineering News-Record, The LiRo Group provides construction management, engineering, environmental, architectural, and program management solutions for a broad range of public and private sector clients. We are seeking talented and motivated construction professionals to join our multi-disciplined team.

 

Our growth has created an immediate need for Construction Field Supervisors to direct, coordinate, inspect, monitor and document the performance of outside contractors performing construction and maintenance on various projects.  

Responsibilities

  • Monitor project progress and contractor performance through field inspections covering quantity and quality of work performed.
  • Assist in direction and evaluation of inspections and testing of materials, equipment and systems.
  • Maintain accurate records of site conditions, work performed and potential scope changes.
  • Determine value of work complete and assist Field Superintendent and Contracts Section Manager in review and approval of contractor invoices.
  • Identify and initiate corrective action to resolve issues with engineering/design, materials, procurement, construction, interdisciplinary/interdepartmental coordination, worker productivity, safety and quality items. Decisions must be made with minimum delay and are implemented within parameters established by the Field Superintendent.
  • Participate in constructibility reviews with engineering and operating areas to offer cost saving suggestions during the project design phase.
  • Review and comment on bid strategy, specifications and drawings. Recommend engineering & design changes.
  • Assist with preparation of project cost estimates, detailed construction and payment schedules.
  • Assist the Field Superintendent as required in the development and implementation of the regional work plan for major capital projects including monitoring and coordinating contractor as well as construction activities.
  • Provide input to the regional equipment and line clearance plans
  • Coordinate engineering, material and permit requirements as required.
  • Monitor and report on any incidents, potential hazards and/or environmental concerns in order to ensure area work complies with SHE policies/regulatory requirements.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related technical field and minimum four (4) years direct related experience. Candidates without a degree with significant construction experience (minimum eight (8) years) will be considered.

Key characteristics & accountabilities for the successful individual are as follows:

  • Detailed working knowledge of electric substations, electric transmission and distribution systems, civil construction and lead/asbestos abatement experience.
  • Knowledge of electric system operations and procedures for submitting for line and equipment clearances on transmission and distribution facilities.
  • Knowledge of specification and contract enforcement, applicable technical standards, OSHA and other regulatory statutes.
  • Knowledge of trade agreements, procedures, techniques, work methods and standards used in the construction industry.
  • Ability to read and interpret specifications and drawings and convey interpretations to contractors.
  • Ability to investigate and solve construction problems in a timely manner with minimum dependence on others.
  • Administrative skills for effective monitoring of contractor progress, cost control and contractual interpretation matters.
  • Possess excellent communication skills to deal effectively with all contacts – professional and craft.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in fact finding including knowledge and understanding of where to find and how to present relevant information.
  • Experience of using project/contract management systems in order to understand and analyze data.
  • Proficient in relevant software e.g. Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Project)
  • Operating experience working with SAP  

 

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience, a comprehensive benefits package and a positive work environment. 

Visit our website at www.liro.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer