Construction Superintendent - Military veterans preferred

Skilled Trades


  full-time   contract

Diego Garcia
British Indian Ocean Territory


â?¢Under the supervision of the Manager, the position is responsible for managing all the aspects of operation of the Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) project.
â?¢Overseeing and directing construction projects from conception to completion.
â?¢Under general direction, Possesses supervisory/lead responsibility over a group of technical staff on projects.
â?¢Supervise all construction activities and ensure compliance to all design and budget and develop and maintain effective relationships with all subcontractors and suppliers.
â?¢Further responsibilities include the liaison with the engineering firm for the project, and preparation of executive reports, initiation of progress reporting systems and interfacing with client representatives.
â?¢Evaluate all construction drawings and ensure accuracy in implementation of same and maintain an effective construction schedule for both engineering and construction department.
â?¢Assist in all special projects and perform on site visits and ensure compliance to all project specifications and guidelines.
â?¢Acts as the channel of communications with the Contractor on all matters relevant to the satisfactory completion of the works under the contract.
â?¢Supervises the works to ensure that they are carried out in accordance with the contract.
â?¢Supervises in general the methods adopted by the Contractor for the execution of the works undertaken by him in order to ensure the satisfactory execution.
â?¢Checks that all notices and wayleaves are arranged in a timely manner.
â?¢Ensures that there is no delay in providing the Contractor with full information required for the ordering of Prime Cost Items.
â?¢Supervises and records any tests of materials.
â?¢Ensures that up-to-date record drawings are produced.
â?¢Ensures that progress photographs are taken and maintained.
â?¢Maintains careful notes of all disputes arising out of the interpretation of the contract so that, if necessary, the form of contract and specification can be amended for similar future works.
â?¢Assures implementation of the company's Safety Policy.
â?¢Notifies the Contractor and others of any hazardous situations.


â?¢Must have a valid driver's license and be able to obtain U.S. Government driver's license.
â?¢Must possess high level leadership skills.
â?¢Must possess high level customer relations skills.
â?¢Must have knowledge of construction management processes, means, methods, building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards.
â?¢Understanding of all facets of the construction process.


â?¢BS Degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering or equivalent is preferred.


â?¢Ten (10) years minimum total experience in Construction Management with Five (5) years as Supervisor or Superintendent of various construction projects.

In compliance with the U.S. federal government's vaccine mandate, only candidates who will be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or who have a reasonable accommodation or approved medical exception will be considered for this position.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.