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Construction Superintendent

Construction Superintendent

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking Senior Level Construction Superintendent with experience in a variety of direct hire / self-perform design-build and design-bid-build construction projects. This project position is located in Saudi Arabia. Responsibilities will include hands on management of self-perform personnel and subcontractors, submittal preparation and reviews, Planning, Sequencing and scheduling the work to achieve on time and within budget results, safety management and leadership and relationship building with our clients.


Key Responsibilities

  • Planning, sequencing, scheduling and directing the work to achieve on time within budget results
  • Ability to motivate and lead personnel and subcontractors to successful completion of project
  • Manage direct hire personnel and subcontractors adherence to the plans and specifications as well as all relevant project plans including the Project Health and Safety Plan
  • Analyze work scheduling and sequencing to maintain schedule or regain lost time when needed
  • Manage supervisory personnel, direct hire and subcontractors adherence to quality standards, scheduling and the project budget
  • Identify and manage interface points of overlapping subcontracts
  • Maintain a job diary that provides an orderly and complete history of the work
  • Prepare daily and weekly construction production reports as required and report to Project Management with Reports that are concise and all-inclusive of the work on a monthly, weekly and / or daily basis as required
  • Assist the Site Safety and Health Officer (SSHO) with daily safety tail gate briefings and onsite safety monitoring
  • Provide If required, Interface with on-site client and their support contractor(s) to coordinate timing of site visits and field activities
  • Utilize project management systems to update and manage project budgets, commitments, expenditures and forecasts
  • Work with Project Controls personnel to understand and produce 30, 60, 90 day look ahead schedule of future activities that will complete the project on time. Accurately report work progress with regard to scheduled completion and milestone dates
  • Present a positive and enthusiastic attitude at all times

Skills / Qualifications

  • Must be a US citizen
  • Working knowledge and experience with EM-385 Safety Program
  • CQM certification or ability to obtain
  • 15+ years of direct hire / self-perform experience working on vertical and horizontal construction projects including civil heavy / above and below ground utilities / site development, structural including steel and concrete structures, buildings / architectural with MEP, infrastructure including treatment plants, runways, security facilities
  • Bachelor’s Degree (BS) in Engineering, Construction Management or similar field. Relevant / requisite experience rather than a degree will be considered
  • Experience with Primavera P6, scheduling techniques and time impact studies,
  • Experience with identification, development and management of change orders and claims including proven ability to maintain documentation that would support changes and claims
  • Strong work ethic, team player and self-motivated
  • Must be in good physical health as typical work requires long days on the project including walking over rugged / uneven terrain and climbing ladders
  • Must be able and willing to wear all types of PPE for personal protection as well as provide an example to all personnel
  • Typical project duration is approximately 2 years

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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