Construction Supervisor

San Jose Water Company | San Jose

Salary Range: $87,000 - $133,110 annually
Open Date: 01/23/2018
Close Date: 03/23/2018

Position Description

Plans, organizes, directs, reviews and evaluates the work of staff and Contractors dealing with contract construction related primarily to water pipeline systems; inspects construction projects; confers with inspection and engineering personnel and with the contractor’s field representatives to ensure work and materials comply with plans and specifications, safety precautions, and proper establishment of grade and location; manages multiple projects simultaneously to insure all contractual requirements including permitting, construction, billing, customer outreach, and record drawing are performed per San Jose Water requirements; ensures that necessary documents are submitted before authorizing release of Company-furnished materials; reviews progress and cost estimates of contract projects; prepares monthly records of construction completed; maintains liaison with public agencies regarding conformance of construction to the pertinent ordinances and codes. Performs professional level Construction Management oversight over highly complex mechanical and electrical projects.

Position Qualifications

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of supervisory principles and techniques; thorough knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in the construction of steel, plastic, asbestos, cement and concrete pipeline and related appurtenances; applicable standards and specifications; knowledge of methods and significance of testing samples of concrete and other construction materials as they relate to construction work; basic surveying principles and practices; California Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Construction Safety Orders. Skill in reading and interpreting complex engineering drawings, construction plans, specifications, and work orders with knowledge of Construction/Project Management processes. Ability to make mathematical calculations relating to construction. Good written and oral communication skills.

Education and Experience
An associate or bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferably with a major in Civil Engineering or Construction Management, and experience in oversite/inspection of complex construction projects while directing the work of subordinate employees engaged in construction and maintenance activities, operation of water treatment, transmission or distribution facilities and experience in water system inspection, field investigation, or construction of pipeline projects.

Other Requirements
Must possess a valid California Class C driver's license and have a satisfactory driving record.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants are welcome to apply at:
Contact Email:
Website: 1265 S BASCOM AVE