Senior Construction Superintendent

19 Mar 2023

Position Responsibilities:

At IPS, your knowledge, skills and passion will make a difference in the lives of people, building manufacturing facilities for pharmaceutical, biotech, and animal health clients. We’re looking for a dynamic

Senior Construction Superintendent with an uncompromising commitment to safety and quality to join our Project Delivery and Construction team in the Pennsylvania. This is a permanent role, with the first assignment being a 16-month project based in

Mill Hall, PA.

Local candidates are preferred, but we will consider non-locals willing to commute to the site (per diem will be offered to non-locals).

Based at our client site in

Mill Hall, PA you will lead construction site activities, including oversight of trade partners, and management of daily field operations. We’ll rely on you for oversite of work progress, subcontractor labor, and coordination between trades. Your focus will ensure subcontractor and vendor work is completed safely and in compliance with the contract documents. You’ll also collect and assemble on-site testing and inspection reports along with developing construction completion records for close-out documentation which will be turned over to our client and IPS Commissioning/Validation team. We will rely on you to make periodic site inspections, perform evaluations and report to project team.

As a member of a collaborative team, you’ll work with leadership and our construction services team to conduct pre-bid job site visits and participate in scope review / de-scope meetings. You’ll provide support in the development and maintenance of preconstruction, construction, and closeout execution plans; project scopes of work; budgets; and schedules. You will develop a working knowledge of the project budget for assigned trades and identify exceptions to the project budget throughout execution of the project. As changes are needed, you’ll develop change control documentation. You’ll ensure that all submittals meet project requirements and are distributed, reviewed, and stored. Other responsibilities will include constructability reviews, evaluation of vendor and subcontractor invoices, and evaluating requests for payment against the project schedule.

As the Senior Superintendent, you’ll provide daily reports of site conditions and review job safety analysis documentation. You’ll regularly interact with clients on site, listening to their needs, and positively demonstrating the IPS focus on client experience. You’ll build strong relationships as you work with clients to provide solutions, all while building life impacting facilities.

Come join one of the fastest-growing companies in the AEC industry with a global reach that spans four continents. You will be part of a caring, flexible team that oversees construction of world class pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management or a related discipline or an equivalent technical degree preferred but experience in lieu of degree will be considered.
  • At least 10-15 years’ experience in a construction superintendent role on large projects with various trades.
  • Understanding of pharmaceutical, bio-tech and/or animal health facilities preferred, but heavy industrial superintendent experience will also be considered.
  • Broad understanding of process piping systems required.
  • Understanding of general MEP systems including but not limited to mechanical systems, HVAC, and electrical equipment / distribution is a must.
  • Experience working directly with clients on site.

Company Overview:

About Us

IPS is a global leader in developing innovative business solutions for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Through operational expertise and industry-leading knowledge, skill,and passion, IPS provides technical consulting, architecture, engineering, project controls, construction management, and CGMP compliance services for technically complex life sciences development and manufacturing facilities worldwide. With the newest acquisition of Linesight, IPS has over 2,800 professionals in 45+ offices across 17 countries in the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, Southeast Asia, Australia, and the Middle East. Linesight specializes in cost, schedule, risk, program, and project management services in various market sectors, including data centers, life sciences, and high-tech industrial.


Process Architecture, Process Design, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning, Qualification, LEAN Project Delivery, Strategic Master Planning, Energy Conservation Management, Project Controls, Program/Project Management, Operations/Logistics Strategy and Planning, EPCMV and Staffing Services.

IPS is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans (M/F/D/V).

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  • ID: #49500963
  • State: Pennsylvania Millhall 17751 Millhall USA
  • City: Millhall
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Job type: Full-time
  • Showed: 2023-03-19
  • Deadline: 2023-04-15
  • Category: Science/biotech