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Construction Superintendent

Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States

Job Reference 1180994

Location Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Onshore Oil

Function Field Services

Job Type Contract

Date Added November 16, 2022

Our client, a Major Oil and Gas company, is looking for a Construction Superintendent, with Transmission Line experience, to work on an 11-month contract, in Carlsbad, NM.


Responsible for planning, coordinating and controlling the day-to-day field operations for the assigned crafts and subcontractors. A typical scope of responsibility would be Field Superintendent or Area Superintendent.



• Assist in preparation and review for submittals, RFIs and RFCs and make recommendations regarding suitability

• Review contractor health and safety plans, traffic control and erosion control measures on projects

• Verify quantities for payment

• Identify non-conformance issues with construction work and help develop potential resolution of non-conformance issues

• May serve as the lead Company representative at sub-sites where the Construction Site Manager or Construction Site Lead typically does not reside

• Provide construction core competency expertise when assigned to the function

• Ensure good communications and relations with the contractors


Additional Info

  • Oversee daily activities of 115kv+ transmission line contractor/s and subs to include, issuing Work Authorization and planning critical work;
  • Confirming contractor NM 811 One Calls are current;
  • Read and follow engineering specifications for rebar form construction, concrete pouring, pole placement, grounding etc.;
  • Knowledge in safely setting conductor pulling systems / tensioner/wire spool and when/where equipment grounds are required;
  • Good knowledge and understanding of NFPA 70E, proper placement of ground sets, Minimum Approach Distance, PPE & PPE Inspections, etc.
  • Prior Utility experience is preferred.


• Experience in-field Construction planning, execution, and completion

• Willing to travel (domestic/overseas) to project sites

• Past Construction Superintendent experience on major capital project

• Familiar with Construction Materials Testing procedures and ASTM standards

About Airswift

Airswift is an international STEM workforce solutions provider. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry.


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