Construction Supervisor - Inside Plant

Location: Bethpage, New York US


Job Number: 4988

External Description:

Job Title: Construction Supervisor - Inside Plant

Requisition: 77884

PSEG Company: PSEG Long Island    

Salary Range: $ 88,400 - $ 140,000 

Incentive: PIP 10%   

Work Location Category: Onsite  


PSEG operates under a Flexible Work Model where flexible work is offered when job requirements allow. In support of this model, roles have been categorized into one of four work location categories: onsite roles, hybrid roles that are a blend of onsite and remote work, remote local roles that are primarily home-based but require some level of purpose-driven in-person interaction and living within a commutable distance, and remote non-local roles that can be effectively performed remotely with the ability to work in approved states.

PSEG offers a unique experience to our more than 12,000 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development that come with being a Fortune 500 company, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another you might typically associate with a small business. Our focus on combatting climate change through clean energy technology, our new net zero climate vision for 2030 and enhanced commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion; and supporting the communities we serve make this a particularly exciting time to join PSEG.

Job Summary

Direct, coordinate, inspect, monitor and document the performance of outside contractors performing construction and maintenance on PSEGLI facilities. Serve as principle on-site interface between contractors and various PSEGLI operating and engineering departments, customers, municipalities and regulatory agencies. Assure project meets technical specifications and is completed within cost and schedule requirements by enforcing all of the contract terms and conditions.

Job Responsibilities

  •  Monitor project progress and contractor performance through field inspections covering quantity and quality of work performed.
    •    Assist in direction and evaluation of inspections and testing of materials, equipment and systems. Maintain accurate records of site conditions, work performed and potential scope changes.
    •    Determine value of work complete and assist Field Superintendent and Contracts Section Manager in review and approval of contractor invoices.
    •    Identify and initiate corrective action to resolve issues with engineering/design, materials, procurement, construction, interdisciplinary/interdepartmental coordination, worker productivity, safety and quality items. Decisions must be made with minimum delay and are implemented within parameters established by the Field Superintendent.
    •    Participate in constructability reviews with engineering and operating areas to offer cost saving suggestions during the project design phase.
    •    Review and comment on bid strategy, specifications and drawings. Recommend engineering & design changes.
    •    Assist with preparation of project cost estimates, detailed construction and payment schedules. Assist the Field Superintendent as required in the development and implementation of the regional work plan for major capital projects including monitoring.

Job Specific Qualifications

Required Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  •  Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 3 years of experience in construction, construction oversight and/or utility operations planning / coordination / engineering related responsibilities; in lieu of a degree, a minimum of 7 years of experience in construction, construction oversight and/or utility operations planning / coordination / engineering related responsibilities
    •    Must demonstrate detailed working knowledge of electric substations, electric transmission and distribution systems, civil construction and lead/asbestos abatement experience.
    •    Must have knowledge of electric system operations and procedures for submitting for line and equipment clearances on transmission and distribution facilities.
    •    Must have knowledge of specification and contract enforcement, applicable technical standards, OSHA and other regulatory statutes.
    •    Must have knowledge of trade agreements, procedures, techniques, work methods and standards used in the construction industry.
    •    Demonstrated ability to read and interpret specifications and drawings and convey interpretations to contractors.
    •    Demonstrated ability to investigate and solve construction problems in a timely manner with minimum dependence on others.
    •    Must have strong administrative skills for effective monitoring of contractor progress, cost control and contractual interpretation matters.
    •    Must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    •    Must have and maintain a valid U.S. Driver’s License and a safe driver history.

Preferred Skills and Experience
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Construction Management.
•    Experience in fact finding including knowledge and understanding of where to find and how to present relevant information.
•    Experience of using project/contract management systems in order to understand and analyze data. Experience is often acquired through on the job training.
•    Proficient in relevant software e.g. Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Project)
•    Knowledge of PSEGLI’s business operations, company policies and practices.
•    Operating experience working with SAP.

Minimum Years of Experience

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Job Number: 77884

Community / Marketing Title: Construction Supervisor - Inside Plant

Location_formattedLocationLong: Bethpage, New York US