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Construction Supervisor

  • Job reference: AE-000254
  • Sector: Energy, Nuclear
  • Location: Oak Ridge
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.


SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.


Atkins Nuclear Solutions US is currently seeking a Construction Supervisor to join the nuclear team in Oak Ridge, TN.

Job Description


Stops work without fear of reprisal for unsafe conditions potentially affecting personnel safety or environmental risk


Participates in the hiring process that ensures positions are staffed with personnel who possess the appropriate education and experience and who can be successful in meeting training and qualification requirements


Ensures are appropriately indoctrinated and trained to the necessary competence level for performing their duties


Supervises installation and construction projects


Takes projects from final design through construction and acceptance testing to operation


Provides technical expertise and guidance to implement facility modifications


Interfaces between subcontractors/Isotek craft and design engineers to resolve field issues


Walkdowns spaces and determine issues with design and develop implementable resolution


Ensures that safety is an integral element embodied in equipment design and specification and that work is being performed in a safe and efficient manner


Works on a timeline, ensuring the accuracy, completeness and timeliness of work; initiates corrective measures to overcome delays


Coordinates work assignments to meet project-established schedules and budgets


Understands, complies, and is responsible for working to environmental health and safety policies and procedures


Performs independent research and evaluations of facility changes and design modifications


Supports installation and testing of site structures, systems and components


Participates in the preparation of cost estimates for internal and external clients


Works under limited supervision


Supports the execution of Integrated Safety Management System (ISMS) guiding principles and core functions and the Isotek Safety Culture

Job Requirements

Supervisory experience required.

Experience supervising Union personnel

Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office

Strong communication, verbal and written skills

Ability to interface at all levels of the organization and with the customer

Ability to track schedule and cost

Education and Experience Requirements

Baccalaureate in engineering or related science.

Previous experience supporting DOE construction projects

Experience working with multi-disciplinary groups.

Minimum of 5 years in construction field

Due to current law, and in conjunction with the advertised position’s scope of work, candidates that are Non-US citizens are required to be submitted for further approval to the NNSA before being considered for hiring purposes. In addition, any candidates with dual citizenship in the US and another country must undergo further review for approval by the NNSA. Proof of citizenship will be requested upon receipt of application/resume.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Atkins is a drug free workplace.

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