Employee-Owned Kitchell Contractors, Inc. is seeking an experienced MEP SeniorProject Superintendent in Phoenix, Arizona and build a long-term career at one of the most innovative and growth-oriented building companies in the United States.
The MEP Senior Project Superintendent will supervise MEP employees along with the scheduling and coordination of subcontractors for the proper execution of all MEP project field related work to ensure a quality built project during the construction phases; including the commissioning of assigned projects in order to most efficiently meet or improve contract requirements and completion dates within the terms of the contract documents.
Duties and Responsibilities
Review construction documents, specifications & owners contract.
Review submitted MEP equipment and materials.
Review submitted shop drawings from MEP subcontractors & suppliers.
Review MEP expediting logs in conjunction with the overall project schedule.
Monitor material and equipment deliveries with subcontractors.
Assist in 3D CADD/4D Modeling coordination drawings for MEP, structural and architectural.
Confirm size and location of mechanical chases and house keeping pads on structural shop drawings.
Verify overhead installation of the MEP systems to ensure proper clearances for accessibility and maintainability for end user.
Monitor and manage installation of all combination fire smoke dampers to ensure they function properly and motors are accessible.
Prepare, review and monitor RFI's.
Review all quotes presented by subcontractors.
Verify installation of the Medical gas, Steam, FM200, Rescue air, Fire alarm, Fire Sprinkler, Controls/Building Management System, Emergency Power System and Life Safety Testing as required by code including review of daily paper work from subcontractor and third party inspectors.
Monitor the field installation of equipment and materials.
Verify testing and inspections are complete and documented during the course of construction
Coordinate special systems contractors with electrical and door subcontractors. Ensure installation and inspections occur.
Responsible for coordinating and managing all required MEP shut downs and interruptions for existing systems with the hospital facilities group/managers.
Verify the protection of all MEP equipment as required.
Ensure a record set of drawings are kept that reflect all RFI's and modifications to the original work scope for the MEP systems.
Education and Experience
This position requires a minimum of ten(10) years prior supervisory experience with a related bachelor's degree.
OR if a candidate does not have a bachelor's degree in the required field a minimum of fifteen (15) years of work experience.
This positions requires an OSHA 30 certificate, if the candidate does not have one they will be required to attain an OHSA 30 certificate within the first 6 months of employment.
Knowledge and Skills
Knowledge of all elements of commercial construction and understanding of skilled trades.
This is a safety sensitive position.
.Field office and jobsite environment, with occasional offsite visits.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee must regularly work in office and construction environments.
Daily touring of project construction site through all phases, requiring strenuous walking and wearing personal protective equipment
Conditions occasionally include exposure to outdoor elements, hot/cold temperatures, wet conditions, noise, atmospheric conditions and cramped quarters.
The noise level in the work environment is regularly moderate and occasionally loud.
Occasional travel may be required.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to regularly sit; frequently stand, walk and reach with hands and arms; occasionally climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and use hands to finger, feel and handle.
Must be talk one-on-one and to large groups and hear in construction settings.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Requires frequent walking and some climbing.
Outside work in hot and cold temperatures.
About Our CompanyKitchell is an employee-owned company with over 70-years of history in general contracting, construction management, development, facilities management, engineering, architecture and myriad other services within the built environment. Our employee-owners manage projects from main offices in Arizona, California and Texas. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that fosters personal and professional growth with in-house education programs, formal and informal mentoring and cross-training opportunities. We prefer to grow from within, building careers and financial stability through long-term ownership. We are consistently ranked among the top places to work, attributable to our tenured staff and outstanding benefits including profit-sharing, discretionary stock options, incentive bonuses, health and life insurance, health savings accounts (HSA) with wellness incentives, 401(k), college savings plans, business travel assistance and insurance, discounted auto and homeowners insurance, identity theft protection, rewards programs and much more.
Kitchell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.