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Electrical Superintendent

Date: Jul 14, 2019

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, US

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 20362 

Job Category: Construction 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.


Hatch is currently seeking an Electrical Superintendent working at the client site in Gary, IN. The selected candidate will work as part of the Project’s EPCM team. The successful candidate for this position will become a member of the EPCM construction management team staff and will assist the Construction Manager, the Superintendents, the Project Controls Staff, the Field Engineering Staff, the Commissioning Staff and Quality Assurance Staff.

This role supports the Construction Manager (CM) to ensure on behalf of the EPCM that the works comply with the Contract requirements.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Ensuring the Works are undertaken safely, in compliance with the Contract and Regulatory requirements;
  • Observing workmanship;
  • Identifying quality issues;
  • Observing and undertaking tests and inspections;
  • Record and report defects;
  • Record and track progress, quantities, schedule and cost;
  • The Construction Supervisor must be sufficiently experienced in construction of major underground Electrical work packages including:
    • Electrical systems installation and testing underground;
    • Quality and completion systems;
    • Codes and regulations pertaining to safety and electrical systems.


Qualifications and Experience:


  • Five to eight years’ experience as a Superintendent/Inspector/Supervisor with experience on heavy industrial projects; 
  • Technical Engineering Diploma or Journeyperson certification with 5+ years of construction experience as a Superintendent, Inspector or Supervisor in an industrial setting required;
  • Previous experience in an Electrical Instrumentation Superintendent role;
  • Previous computer experience and working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to meet tight deadlines;
  • Understanding of construction budgets;
  • Ability to use, interpret and track performance against established contractor schedules;
  • Solid knowledge/understanding/appreciation of Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) policies/procedures, ensure contractors conduct work in accordance with established project HSE requirements;
  • Direct/mentor contractor supervisory staff and evaluate trades workforce;
  • Standard mobility required with ability to work in cold weather environment and tolerate exposures to temperature extremes, and noise typically found in an industrial construction setting;
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.



No immigration sponsorship is available for this position.  Hatch does not sponsor candidates for permanent residency except in some areas that, in Hatch’s sole discretion, require highly-specialized backgrounds.


We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

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