Underground Distribution Superintendent


Great Southwestern Construction, a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc., one of the oldest and largest electrical contractors in the country, is looking for qualified Underground Distribution Superintendent to fill current and future project needs. Projects will initially be located in the Mansfield, TX area but travel throughout the state will be required.




The Underground Distribution Superintendent is responsible for the oversight of the day-to-day operations of underground distribution line construction projects. The position is located on sight of project; position requires travel and hands-on knowledge of electrical distribution line construction practices.




  • Project Cost Review and Performance

  • Case Management

  • QA/QC Management

  • Equipment Review and Scheduling

  • New Hire Orientation

  • Works with subcontractors as required by contract

  • Works directly with field crew, foreman, general foremen and various project personnel to include project managers, schedulers and estimators and vendors

  • Recommendations for best course of action for construction methods and equipment

  • Develops and implements project procedures

  • Ensure all on-site personnel comply with project procedures as well as safety program requirements and construction practices

  • Document all violations, provide appropriate notification and recommend and/or implement correction actions as required

  • Responsible for the productivity and progress of contractual performance of the project

  • Responsible for efficient use of materials and equipment

  • Responsible for training and development of field crew, foreman and general foreman

Job Requirements



  • 10 years or more experience working with electrical construction projects. Must have prior experience with underground distribution projects

  • Completion of a Journeyman Lineman program or equivalent

  • Must have previous experience in a leadership role (foreman, general foreman, superintendent) within the electrical construction industry

  • Experience working with non union environments preferred

  • Proficient in the development and implementation of company and contract procedures to include safety, compliance and documentation of a project.

  • Experience managing field crews of 25 or more

  • Certified in CPR, First Aid, OSHA 10 & 20 Hour courses; experience with OSHA 20 CFR transmission and distribution compliance

  • Thorough knowledge of reading and interpreting plans, specifications, and contract documents

  • Seeking candidates with strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written and a strong work ethic

  • Ability to travel throughout project areas to include all of Texas


Salary is commensurate upon experience.


To apply, visit: www.gswc.us. If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321. A complete application must be submitted to be considered.


MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Company Name:
Great Southwestern Construction
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Mansfield, Texas
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
> 10 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
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