Superintendent Oil and Gas Operations

Xylem Inc. Clarksburg, WV
Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology company committed to developing innovative technology solutions to the world's water challenges. The Company's products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor and return water to the environment in public utility, industrial, residential and commercial building services settings. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced infrastructure analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities. The Company's more than 16,500 employees bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on identifying comprehensive, sustainable solutions. Headquartered in Rye Brook, New York with 2017 revenue of $4.7 billion, Xylem does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands.

The name Xylem is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that transports water in plants, highlighting the engineering efficiency of our water-centric business by linking it with the best water transportation of all – that which occurs in nature. For more information, please visit us at

Godwin, a Xylem brand, offers a broad product line of fully automatic self-priming pumps used in temporary and permanent applications. With a full range of diesel and electric pumps available to purchase or rent, Godwin pumps are used for dewatering and liquids transfer in mining, constructions, municipal and industrial projects around the world.

The Role: Godwin, a Xylem brand, seeks to hire a Superintendent Oil and Gas Operations. The superintendent is responsible for overall operation, supervision and efficiency of field projects including planning, scheduling, cost containment, and safety.

Essential Functions:

* Participate with Project Manager in planning and scheduling for the project, including reviewing project documents (e.g., contracts, specifications, plans, etc.).

* Hire, fire, performance manage and evaluate employees.

* Plan and execute moderate to large size jobs consistent with bid/quote and direction from Project Manager.

* Determine work priorities and coordinate work activities for the project (to include multiple sites).

* Organize, coordinate and supervise Working Foreman

* Work directly with Project Manager in controlling project costs.

* Control rate of project progress in order to complete project within designated time limits; estimate material and staffing needs.

* Review and approve hours scheduled and worked, including all request for overtime.

* Effectively manage overtime costs proportionate with project revenues as directed

* Maintain field documentation on all work performed and materials used.

* Implement and monitor onsite ESH procedures and practices ensuring compliance with XDS and customer safety requirements.

* Coordinate with other XDS departments/branches to plan, schedule and supervise project-related activities on site.

* Direct as needed any other personnel assigned to project (e.g., clerical staff, etc.).

* Maintain opened and direct communication with Project Manager.

* Available for on-site after-hours emergencies as necessary.

* Other duties as assigned

* Supervise 2-4 working foreman/ project

Minimum Qualifications:

* Higher educational degree/certificate or vocational course work preferred

* Work experience in building construction, underground utilities, construction project coordination, or oil and gas fields preferred

* Two (2) years field/project supervisory experience

* Knowledge and understanding of XDS rental equipment and accessories and general yard equipment.

* Knowledge and understanding of XDS set-up/mobilization and breakdown/demobilization for products offered.

* Proficient in knowledge of XDS paperwork flow associated with a field project.

* Demonstrated ability to properly complete project documentation on a timely basis.

* Knowledge of electrical, mechanical and pipeline systems.

* Knowledge of civil and underground construction, including materials, tools and machines.

* Demonstrated ability to supervise project schedules, costs, and personnel.

* Thoroughly familiar with XDS and customer safety requirements.

* Proficient in general computer, writing, communication and interpersonal skills.

* Ability to meet physical requirements noted below.

* Ability to safely operate company vehicle as needed throughout work shift.

* Clear, valid driver's license

* XDS Safety Program, specifically knowledge of job site hazard assessments and safety plans

Physical Demands:

(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

* Heavy lifting (up to 50 pounds)

* Standing eight plus hour per shift

* Full range of physical motions associated with general labor work continually throughout work shift

* Walking, bending, squatting, kneeling, twisting, climbing, pushing, pulling

Work Environment:

(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

* West Virginia Oil & Gas fracing job sites: continual exposure to all outdoor weather conditions; exposure to noise and fumes generated from motorized equipment; exposure to job site hazards associated with the oil and gas fields.

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