About the Position
Ameren Transmission Company is a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation dedicated to electric transmission infrastructure investment, expanding Ameren's already robust transmission system of more than 7,500 circuit miles of high-voltage transmission lines in Illinois and Missouri.
About The Position
The Engineering and Construction Supervisor is responsible for managing the construction of new transmission facilities or modifications and maintenance of existing transmission facilities through use of contractor personnel.
Key responsibilities include:
Provide onsite field management and coordination for electric Transmission projects. Manage 20 to 100+ contractor personnel for construction contracts of up to $20 million.
Provide mentorship to Construction Engineer.
Initiate and evaluate jobsite safety and quality control procedures, address items as necessary. Perform and document safety and quality audits.
Maintain day to day surveillance of construction activities to assess manpower, equipment, tools, material needs. Interpret and convey Ameren provided specifications, drawings and instructions to contractor. Ensure contractor compliance with same.
Facilitate regular construction progress meetings to ensure contractor adherence to safety, quality, schedule, scope and budget. Document and provide progress reports of same. Address issues identified to resolve safety issues, cost overruns or schedule delays. Identify and resolve change requests.
Provide constructability review of specifications and drawings to assure effective utilization of construction materials, resources and techniques.
Assist the Project Manager or Project Engineer with development of the critical path project schedule to ensure realistic and achievable construction activity duration and sequence.
Complete a detailed assessment of project requirements, including but not limited to: material, construction access and restoration, construction techniques and jobsite security prior to contractor mobilization.
Administer job working rules, workman's protection assurance (WPA), OSHA and environmental regulations, and ongoing Ameren operating procedures.
Provide public relations and liaison between various parties as required for construction work on Ameren property.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university required. Professional Engineer License preferred. Seven or more years of project construction or project leadership related experience required. Supervisory or team/contractor leadership experience preferred.
In addition to the above qualifications, the successful candidate will demonstrate:
Proficiency with project construction schedules required. Strong leadership, management, analytical, communication and human relations skills preferred. Must be adaptable and flexible. May also be required to work out of town projects (for period of 1 or more years) and shift work. Subject to call-out/overtime required for storm and other project work.
After preliminary review, selected applicants must take the First Line Supervisor Test and obtain a recommended status in order to be eligible for additional selection procedures (e.g., interview) designated for this position.
Ameren's selection process includes a series of interviews and may include candidate testing and/or an individual aptitude or skill-based assessment. Specific details will be provided to qualified candidates.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.