Henkels & McCoy

Construction Supervisor (Telecom)

5 months ago(8/11/2017 7:08 AM)
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CDL Required
Lifting Required
Travel Required


Henkels & McCoy, Inc. (H&M) is a leading utility construction firm providing critical infrastructure for the Power, Communications, Oil & Gas Pipeline, and Gas Distribution markets throughout North America. Founded in 1923, H&M brings yesterday’s experience to the evolving infrastructure needs of today. We consistently rank in the top ten of Engineering News-Record’s Specialty Contractors and have been recognized with an E.I. DuPont Safety Excellence Award for our safety performance. H&M is also a founding member of the ET&D Partnership, a collaborative industry partnership working to reduce fatalities, injuries, and illnesses in the electric line construction industry.   


We are currently seeking a Construction Supervisor for our Telecom construction projects throughout the East Region of the United States.  Types of projects include unit and lump sum bids for various Telecom customers.


Major Job Elements

  • Oversee total construction effort to ensure projects are constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule. Includes interfacing with client representatives, client customers, subcontractors, state and local governing agencies, etc.
  • Plan, coordinate and/or supervise activities of all company personnel and or subcontractors on assigned project(s). 
  • Authorize/approve all project personnel transactions (hiring, transfers, wages, etc.), purchase requisitions, change requests, etc. 
  • Ensure all company, client, and project policies, procedure standards, safety programs, etc., are adhered to. 
  • Provide input and direction to planning, scheduling, and engineering functions as required.
  • Assist with implementation/ interpretation of safety programs.
  • Perform additional assignments per managers’ direction. 
  • Directs day-to-day operations through Administrative and Operations supervision.
  • Make contacts and develop business relationships with customers, subcontractors, vendors, and industry associations.
  • Travel to specific job sites as required depending on size, location, and issues.
  • Responsible for safe work practices and implementing company safety programs throughout the area of responsibility.
  • Reviewing and developing performance of all subordinates.
  • Approving subcontractor invoices, weekly payroll and equipment reporting for all assigned Projects.
  • Managing the equipment fleet, coordinating equipment fleet maintenance, and controlling tool inventory on all assigned Projects.
  • Implements Project Management Methodology to measure and report on, contract issues, crew productivity versus bids, schedule and quality compliance, and for managing job progress for lump sum, hour or unit price work.  This includes determining, identifying, and correcting problem areas on loss or low profit jobs.
  • The above description and responsibilities represent some of the more important aspects of the position.  However, all duties and responsibilities are not necessarily listed, and those listed are intended as a guide to the general nature of the position.


  • The Construction Supervisor must have at least 10 years of supervisory experience in the telecom construction business.
  • Some formal training in management, supervision, and administration is required.
  • The ideal candidate would be a person with extensive field experience in the industry.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Basic use of computer (Excel, Word, etc.).
  • Minimum of high school degree is required.
  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction (Technology, equipment, methods).



Henkels & McCoy, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.



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