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Shawmut Design and Construction MEP Superintendent in New York, New York

At Shawmut, you will have the opportunity to own your career and deliver impact within our culture of ownership and innovation focused around providing the gold standard of client service for the world’s most recognizable and elite brands and institutions. We’re proud that the culture we’ve built as a 100% employee-owned company as we have been recognized with over 65 Best Place to Work awards—including Best Workplace by Fortune Magazine three years in a row, Fortune Best Workplace for Women, Fortune Best Workplace for Millennials, Great Place to Work’s Best Workplace for Parents, and one of America’s Best Employers by Forbes. Some of the many benefits include:

  • Generous Paid Time Off policy (Including vacation, summer Fridays, holidays, personal sick and volunteer day – which we can explain at time of interview)

  • 100% Paid Health, Life, Long/Short Term disability – Dental and Vision offered as well

  • 401K with Match

  • ESOP – be an employee owner!

  • The Extras: cell phone, laptop, tuition reimbursement, discounted gym membership, pet insurance, auto & homeowner (mortgage network & insurance savings) and many more

We are looking for an MEP Superintendent to help consistently deliver projects on time, on budget and that exceed client expectations. We provide our superintendents with the necessary support and resources to excel in their role and make sure all projects are completed to the highest standard. Our superintendents are an integral part of the project team and become involved with projects during the preconstruction phase. As a senior member of the team, superintendents are also responsible for assisting in the professional growth of team members and maintaining relationships with clients. Responsibilities:

  • Work in partnership with project manager to identify and address issues of constructability or lack of scope during preconstruction phase

  • Participate in development and final review of scope, buy-out and schedule

  • Research, review and address any owner, landlord, city/state requirement or procedure to avoid project delays, ensure safety, and/or ensure client satisfaction

  • Develop comprehensive understanding of project strategy and commitments including financial goals, scheduling, logistics, phasing, milestones, inspections

  • Oversee all daily field operations to ensure proper site safety, construction, progress, quality control and a clean site

  • Drive coordination process on site from meetings to actual installation

  • Review submittals, shop drawings and other product data to ensure proper materials are being installed on site

  • Coordinate MEP’s with architectural and structural elements to make sure systems work and end product is aesthetically pleasing

  • Work with lead super to ensure trades are staying on overall project schedule

  • Review construction documents for MEPFP constructability issues.

  • Monitor installation and start-up of MEP systems

  • Review materials and equipment for MEPFP systems prior to installation

  • Work with Shawmut Engineering Services Division regarding MEP Management, quality control, and virtual design and construction

  • Work in partnership with PM to maintain an updated and accurate project schedule that reflects the changes in project status and that meets the cost and time requirements of the project

  • 7+ years’ experience both in union and non-union environments

  • B.S. in Construction Management or Engineering a plus

  • Proven track record of meeting deadlines

  • Extensive knowledge of safety procedures and regulations

  • Experience in managing, training and developing people

  • Experience in computer technology including 3D Modeling and coordination process a plus

  • Experience with marking up and editing PDFs with software products such as Bluebeam a plus

  • Thorough knowledge of all mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems.

  • Experience in supporting a rapidly growing organization around the complexities of executing work.

  • Ideal candidate will have experience in the academic environment. Additional experience with high end corporate tenant interiors, retail banking, out of the ground, renovation work in occupied and unoccupied environments, and in urban and suburban work locations of interest.

Shawmut prohibits discrimination against any staff member or applicant on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, disability, creed, citizenship status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

ID: 2021-5047

Division: Field Operations

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Street: 3 East 54th Street