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Superintendent - Piping

Requisition ID:  221627

Project Overview:

Pennsylvania Chemicals is a world-scale facility that will use ethane to produce 1.6 million tonnes of polyethylene per year. The project will involve up to 6,000 workers during its construction and is expected to employ 600 permanent employees when completed. The ethylene / polyethylene complex will be located in the Ohio River Valley north of Pittsburgh. It comprises an ethane cracker and three polyethylene units, plus OSBL including a gas-fired combined cycle cogeneration unit and a large storage-in-transit rail yard. 


Role Overview:

The Piping Superintendent will work with project controls to gain a full understanding of the schedule and cost components that will be utilized for tracking progress and performance in the field. The responsibilities of the Piping Superintendent include the following:

-Implementing the project ES&H program and quality control program. 

-Providing leadership and championing the “Zero Accidents” philosophy. 

-Coordinating craft safety training and enforcing safe work practices at all times in conjunction with the ES&H staff. 

-Planning the craft manpower and interfacing with Industrial Relations for craft recruitment, hiring, and skills training programs. 

-Supervising and coordinating the work activities of piping craft and maintaining overall responsibility for piping quality. 

-Coordinating the needs of the piping crews for craft personnel, subcontractor support, construction services, construction equipment, tools, and consumables as well as optimizing their utilization. 

-Preparing the weekly work plans in conjunction with the area planners. 

-Preparing material requisitions for all tools and consumables required to execute the work and coordinating with procurement to obtain materials.


Basic Qualifications

·        Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or other relevant technical discipline from an accredited university as well as a minimum of 10+ years relevant work experience, or 15 years relevant experience in the absence of a degree.

·        Knowledge of construction technologies.

·        Knowledge of supervisory functions relating to field activities.

·        Familiarity with current industry quality standards.

·        Demonstrated commitment to Environment, Safety and Health (ES&H). Demonstrable commitment to a Zero Accident safety program.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.