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Voted one of New Hampshire’s Best Companies to Work For, Methuen Construction is widely recognized as the most successful, self-performing general contractor in the industry with experienced Project Managers, Superintendents, Estimators, Project Engineers, Safety and Quality professionals, in addition to a variety of other operational teammates and support teams. Built on over 60 years of experience, Methuen Construction employs the highest skilled trades professionals including Pipefitters, Carpenters, Heavy Equipment Operators, and Laborers. We consistently strive for complete client satisfaction by delivering outstanding construction services and cutting-edge solutions. As we expand our construction territory, diversify our client base, and enhance our operational capabilities, our need for highly skilled teammates is growing! We offer excellent compensation and benefits, in addition to a great company culture that is team oriented, motivated, and respectful.

*We are a Plaistow, NH based company with work located primarily in the Northeast Region. Applying for a position in a posted location does not guarantee assignment to that location. The workforce needs of Methuen’s projects determine the assignment of all staff, and therefore teammates are required to travel to various project site locations.

Our ideal candidates are looking for exciting and technically challenging projects, and value longevity, stability, and continual professional development and growth. Experience in Water/Wastewater Treatment Facility construction/renovation and/or other heavy industrial facility construction/renovation experience on projects of $10M or greater is highly preferred.

The Superintendent is responsible for leading, managing and monitoring the successful execution of projects on time, within budget and safely with oversight of foreman, trades and subcontractors on water/wastewater, federal and/or other heavy industrial facility construction/renovation projects, and in conjunction with the project team.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Project, recommend and review labor needs
Motivate, engage and mentor teammates
Supervise Foremen, trade crews, and subcontractors for execution of project
Work with Project Managers, Project Engineers, and Foremen to facilitate and coordinate construction project plan, ensuring all preconstruction and construction submittals and documentation are provided to client timely
Actively participate in turnover meetings as required in order to understand the overall project approach
Participate in the implementation of a Rapid Deployment Program
Work with team to identify safety risks and project approach to create a plan, ensuring safe execution of work, and provide continuous safety oversight and enforcement
Work with project team to develop a project schedule
Coordinate with project team to ensure all required subcontractors and vendors are under agreement timely
Interpret contract drawings, specifications, and submittals
Work with project team to establish, maintain, and track adherence to project budget
Ensure proper oversight and retention of documents relevant to project
Monitor and track timely fabrication and delivery of products and equipment
Keep accurate notes, records, sketches, daily reports, and field books to describe and verify the planned work; as well as the completed work that will be incorporated into the project’s record documents
Research and recommend solutions to drawing interpretation problems, conflicts, interferences, safety, budget, schedule, technical conflicts, quality control issues, and client and teammate satisfaction, along with input by the project management team
Project, encourage and monitor actions of self and team to ensure a positive image on behalf of Methuen Construction
All other duties as needed and assigned by management
Core Competencies

Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Strong commitment to safety, the team environment, customer satisfaction and quality control
Prompt and accurate judgment with the ability to troubleshoot and solve problems as they arise
Excellent time management skills
Proven ability to excel in a fast-paced environment
Supervisory Responsibility

This position is responsible for the oversight of other teammates

Position Type

This is a full-time, salaried exempt position


Travel is primarily limited to Northeast jobsite locations
Education and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline is preferred
Five years of experience as a Superintendent on similar projects, preferred
Experience with project planning and scheduling, contracts, and project controls and procedures preferred
Experience and/or background in Civil Engineering disciplines, water, wastewater and heavy industrial process systems highly preferred
Intermediate use of entire Microsoft Office Suite required
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

An Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer
Methuen Construction provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. As a Federal Contractor, we encourage priority referral of protected veterans under VEVRAA.

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