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KBR Electrician, Superintendent in Cooper River, South Carolina



When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 25,800 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


The Electrician Superintendent assumes responsibility and provides leadership to cause the creation of organizational structure and processes required to fully execute the requirements of services and is responsible for the execution of Electrical services, quality, subcontractor performance, and construction cost. He/She may be responsible for certain subcontractors or parts of a large project and can perform some basic project management functions. On a daily basis, the incumbent evaluates Electrical service execution for compliance to contract, design data, schedule, cost budgets, and quality, advising the project team of status, issues, impacts, risk, and cost influence factors on to go scope.

Position is located at a client site in Cooper River, SC. No per diem or relocation will be offered.


  • Planning organizing and coordinating project activities in accordance with the established policies, procedures, systems and requirements approve by the company

  • Day to day contact and communication with clients, customers, contractors, and project team members.

  • Assists the project team by providing input to identify key success factors, timing of design and procurement deliverables, and establishing common work breakdown structures.

  • Monitors the implementation of safety orientations safety indoctrinations and gang box meetings and provides coaching for improvement.

  • Monitors crews for organizational structure sizing crew mix ratios and wage compliance.

  • Reviews and monitors cost and man-hour budget for installation process and develops a staff facilities equipment and tool requirement plan.

  • Working with a client that has a high demand on quality/safety/process/accountability.

  • Working with and interface between engineering group and business team.



  • Minimum 10 years of construction experience, prefer experience with electrical and instrumentation within construction

  • Ability to perform with little to no supervision

  • Thorough knowledge of construction and safety activities as they relate to chemical plant construction, cost and scheduling, and contract administration.

  • Knowledge of technical vocabularies and terminology common to construction industry.

  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office Suite, including word processing, spreadsheets and applications

  • Ability to develop and analyze information for studies and reports.

  • Demonstrated skills in data reporting and entry

  • Excellent verbal and written communication, listening and interpersonal skills

  • Must be able to maintain positive relationship through daily communication with the client


This position is located on a working plant site. Work includes field inspections and the physical ability to conduct field inspections which require the following activities:

  • extensive walking in and around a construction site, climbing ladders, climbing scaffolding, climbing stairs, working on elevated platforms, working on uneven surfaces and working in small or confined spaces. Walking distances can be up to 200 meters.

  • Stand or sit for periods of up to 4 hours

  • Some lifting may be required.

  • Must have the ability to walk into and out of the project (enter/egress).

  • Must be able to use appropriate standard issued Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) required for each assigned task (i.e. harness, life vest, lift buckets, etc.)

Job: Instrument & Electrical Controls

Primary Location: US-US-SC-Cooper River

Req ID: 1078732