Electrical Superintendent

Tucson, AZ

Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Energy

Compensation Range: 100000.00 - 125000.00

Job ID: 273157

Date Posted: 12/15/2021

Our Client is a leader in the design and installation of commercial scale solar PV systems in the Southwest US. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead and direct the daily operations of the company’s electrical installation team, including managing area or assistant superintendents, site electrical foremen and installation crews.
  • Ensure that all company work is completed within established safety, quality, schedule and profitability standards and in accordance with the National Electric Code.
  • In conjunction with the company General Superintendent, lead the management and coordination of project equipment, materials, manpower, subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Monitor jobsite safety performance and adjust activities as needed to ensure the safe and efficient performance of all work.
  • Lead the procurement of all project electrical bills of materials in conjunction with company procurement and project management staff.
  • Manage the planning and execution of all electrical interconnections and facility shutdowns to ensure the safe and efficient execution of all work.
  • Coordinate with company project management and engineering staff as needed to ensure the timely and accurate resolution of field issues and flow of information to field personnel.
  • Ensure proper staffing of all projects, including working with company management personnel to accurately project long term staffing needs.
  • Train and coach junior electrical management and installation personnel in an effort to continually develop a stronger, more capable work force.
  • Manage the commissioning and energizing of installed PV projects and associated data collection and control systems.
  • Ensure accurate and timely completion and processing of all project field safety, quality, and commissioning documentation.
  • Perform and manage troubleshooting, operations and maintenance, and warranty work efforts.
  • Actively participate in company engineering functions as needed, including reviewing plan sets for code compliance and constructability.
  • Work with business development and engineering teams to perform site assessments and investigations of facility electrical systems.
  • Lead efforts to monitor and implement changes to standard procedures, methods, materials and installation details in an effort to increase project quality and profitability.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Skills and Qualifications:

  • 10+ years demonstrated success in an electrical construction supervisory role within the commercial, industrial or renewable energy industries.
  • Master electrician certification or the ability to obtain such certification in states throughout the southwest.
  • Thorough knowledge of National Electrical Code and other local and national building codes and standards.
  • Ability to effectively lead and direct crews with varying levels of skill and experience. Must be a natural leader and organizer who leads by example and sets the pace for those around them.
  • Thorough knowledge of all applicable federal and local safety regulations.
  • Must be very detail oriented and able to effectively manage multiple project commitments.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills, including proficiency in MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Clean driving record and ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.
  • Ability to travel as needed. Short-term travel (in-state and out-of-state) is expected with occasional long-term assignments.