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General Superintendent- Power

Location: 

Lenexa, KS, US

Requisition ID: 101179 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Construction Operations 

Market: Power 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a General Superintendent you will play a significant part in the success for Kiewit’s Power District. You will function as a field supervisor and may have responsibility for multiple Foreman, and/or laborers/craft workers. You with be responsible for the organization, work methods, scheduling, cost control, conformity with drawings and specification, workmanship, and assignment of work to accomplish the execution of the work, either directly or through General Foreman or Foreman. You will also work to maintain positive working relationships with clients, architect/engineer, suppliers, subcontractors, and jobsite staff. 

 

Our mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we’re boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled, and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There’s a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won’t find anywhere else. 

District Overview

Kiewit Power Constructors (KPC) provides direct-hire construction services for Power Generation utilizing a union craft force.  Kiewit Power Constructors builds major EPC power plant projects throughout North America. 

Location

One of the many things that makes Kiewit’s culture unique is that we go where the work is, which exposes your career to abundant opportunities. We relocate our teams based on the work that is available, combined with the development plans, skill sets and career goals of each team member. This means your Kiewit adventure is custom-designed to meet our shared needs. 

Responsibilities

•    Supervise the crew(s) and craft workers in the application of industrial coatings/fireproofing on-site.
•    Managing the performance of productivity, safety, quality and schedule adherence. 
•    Utilize equipment, material, and labor in order to maximize production and minimize costs in the area of assigned responsibility.
•    Coordinate and interface effectively with other craft superintendents and subcontractors, as well as Kiewit staff personnel and leadership to ensure smooth workflow and schedule adherence. 
•    Resolve employee conflicts, grievances, and scheduling difficulties, informing project and corporate management as appropriate. 
•    Assist in schedule planning, determining craft labor levels, material quantities, equipment requirements, etc.
•    Ensure project rules, procedures and programs are followed consistently, including those involving safety, attendance, and workplace behavior standards as reflected in Company’s non-harassment and nondiscrimination policies
•    Perform additional ad hoc assignments per supervisor’s direction.

Qualifications

•    10+ years’ experience in the construction industry, with at least 7 years in a supervisory role 
•    Advanced knowledge of various construction disciplines, safety regulations, scheduling, cost control, engineering drawings and other documents
•    Demonstrated ability to efficiently supervise and evaluate craft performance.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.


Nearest Major Market: Overland Park
Nearest Secondary Market: Kansas City

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