202 – Nuclear Power Plant Construction Superintendent

Job Number: 202

Location: Nationwide

Industry: Electrical Power – Nuclear


The McLain Group represents a client, a leader in the commercial nuclear power industry, with an immediate need for a Nuclear Power Plant Construction Superintendent.  Our client offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits and promotes the development and success of their employees.

Responsible for oversight and supervision of project work at the station, including overseeing contract supervisors and their staff.


Supervise, coordinate, and direct construction tasks involving design change packages, rigging, scaffolding, electrical, mechanical, insulation material handling, painting and facility maintenance support for the station. Ensure work is completed in a safe and timely manner, in accordance with plans and specifications. Direct and coordinate daily construction activities for compliance with safety, ALARA, quality standards, schedules, and budget. Track and prepare project budgets. Interface with other station departments to ensure efficient coordination of work activities. Review engineering drawings, specifications, and design changes. Review assigned projects for constructability, methodology and test sequencing. Provide input for construction status. Provide technical assistance in implementing plant modifications.



  • Five years of relevant nuclear power experience, including a minimum of two years in a leadership role preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education.
  • Familiarity with processes and procedures required to implement physical modifications to the facility.
  •  Understanding and knowledge of mechanical, electrical, structural and/or facilities systems and processes.  This includes mechanical systems, piping, pressure vessels and welding, electrical systems, electrical components and installation standards, civil components, rigging, material handling and installation standards, and/or facility maintenance, plumbing, vehicle maintenance and building codes.
  •  Must possess minimum qualifications and experience as defined in applicable ANSI Standard.
  •  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  •  Ability to lead personnel to safely and efficiently execute work.
  •  Ability to organize resources to achieve station goals.
  •  Demonstrates high level of ownership for their responsibilities, persist through adversity, and follow through with commitments.
  •  Acts with bias for action to challenge and correct behaviors and promote high standards of performance.
  •  Demonstrates high integrity, safety, professionalism, and appropriate behavior driven results.
  •  Proactively communicates information and decisions to personnel and station leaders in a manner that is honest, direct and meaningful.
  •  Demonstrates and promotes a clear bias for action to resolve issues while exhibiting sound judgment and conservative decision making.
  •  Maintains appropriate oversight of his/her personnel and team members and acts promptly to provide direction when necessary.
  •  Demonstrated ability to understand a wide variety of topics, and be sufficiently intrusive to ensure all work items under their area of responsibility are produced with the highest of quality including technical accuracy.
  • Must meet ANSI N18-1-1971, Section 4.3.2.



  • Preferred completion of Company’s  Power Station Electrical/Mechanical Development Program Nuclear (PSMPDN-Electrical  or PSMPDN-Mechanical)


To Apply for this opportunity:

For confidential consideration, please email your resume to gilbert@gbasearch.com


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Please note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

About The McLain Group:

The McLain Group specializes in providing top talent for a variety of positions in the nuclear power industry. We are experienced at identifying the right people to meet critical staffing needs as well as the right jobs to meet career objectives. We are committed to satisfying both clients and candidates. To learn more, please visit www.themclaingroup.net