The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)


14 hours

Construction Supervisor – Civil

Syracuse, NY
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Description: Description About the Position: The Construction Supervisor, under the general direction of the Manager or Lead Construction Supervisor, will be responsible for overseeing assigned contract work or internal National Grid Service Co. construction crews and coordinating the daily activities of assigned contractor or internal crews to assure high standards of safety, security, environmental compliance, and assuring uninterrupted service is delivered to customers in a timely and professional manner consistent with Company and regulatory requirements. Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):
Coordinate the daily activities of internal National Grid Service Co crews or assigned contractors performing construction, maintenance and restoration work associated with electric utility civil construction.

Monitor job progress, document crew activities and prepare reports.

Assure that high standards of safety, security and environmental compliance are consistently followed at assigned work locations.

Fully understand the assigned project scope and contract work authorization details. Interface with others on the project to ensure job commitments are delivered on time and within budget.

Ensure safe and reliable construction and maintenance activities consistent with company, objectives and policies, in full compliance with existing and relevant emerging government codes and regulations.

Ensure company guidelines and procedures, standards, and environmental and safety regulations are consistently adhered to. Assure compliance to all applicable Federal, state, local and National Grid guidelines, laws and regulations.

Provide quality assurance that the work being performed is per National Grid specifications, standards and applicable contractual documents.

Work with other supervisors and departments to review engineering drawings, technical specifications, survey site locations for constructability considerations; confirm proper permits and licenses are available prior to work start; and attend project meetings as requested.

Document contract or internal National Grid Service Co crew activities prepare and present periodic oral and written update reports and verify the accuracy of contractor invoicing. Report on job progress utilizing a web-based reporting database.

Adhere to daily operating procedures.

Ensure successful performance of assigned contract crews and help to encourage a "continuous improvement" field work environment within a performance based culture.

Internal Construction Substation candidates – understanding of the collective bargaining agreement and how it applies to employees of National Grid Service Co..

Qualifications Knowledge & Experience Required: Two year technical degree in civil engineering or equivalent experience. 5-10 years relevant civil construction experience in all aspects of electric utility operations, utility construction operations or similar industry Strong knowledge of Federal, State, OSHA, local, company safety and environmental rules and regulations. Ability to read and interpret job cards, prints, specifications, drawings, schematics, one line diagrams, instructional information and contract documents. Must have thorough understanding of civil construction principles and the hazards associated with civil work; and possess good electrical aptitude. Ability to develop a working knowledge of company maintenance practices, safe work practices, tagging rules and labor contracts. Field experience with switching and tagging. Ability to develop and administer a strong Safety culture. Hands-on experience with completion of challenging field construction work. Maintain a non-restricted driver's license. Able to travel throughout the service territory and willing to work extended hours when job requires and for system emergencies .

This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : Maint & Construction Primary Location : NY-Syracuse Organisation : Maint & Construction Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Aug 30, 2017, 2:39:22 PM Unposting Date : Sep 29, 2017, 11:59:00 PM


  • Mechanical Engineering - Applied Mechanics

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