Norton, MA

The Ryan Company, a subsidiary of Quanta Services, is a General Contractor specializing in underground electrical distribution and substation construction throughout the continental US.


At The Ryan Company, you can be part of a dynamic team that includes some of the most talented, creative, and experienced people in the industry.  This team of the “best of the best” is the core of a culture that encourages you to improve and grow to the highest level of your abilities.  In order to maintain such high standards, we believe in hiring only the best candidates who meet our qualifications.

Established Massachusetts based contractor is seeking a full time Substation Superintendent.

Job Description:

Projects will vary from $1M to $10M.


Job Duties:

  • Supervise 5 to 25 employees

  • Attend management meetings

  • Must maintain courteous and effective working relationships with clients, vendors and/or any other representatives of external organizations.

  • Responsible for site construction, management of subcontracts, manage contract terms and conditions, installation, schedule, logistics, safety, quality and constructability of all aspects of substation and underground construction.

  • Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and reports the on-site construction activities

  • Responsible to manage sub-contractors to insure the project scope is built in full conformance with the plans, specifications, schedule and budget.


Job Requirements:

  • High energy level and enthusiasm;

  • Strong level of discretion, professionalism and attention to detail;

  • Excellent communication skills – both oral and written;

  • Strong organization and problem-solving skills;

  • Excellent computer skills in all Microsoft Office based programs;

  • Ability to handle confidential information;

  • Ability to travel

  • Work experience tracking and updating CPM schedules, RFIs, submittals, payment analysis, review of ongoing work at the site, attendance of  meetings and project coordination with the costumer;

  • Sense of urgency & ability to meet deadlines (self-directed)



  • Minimum of 5 to 10 years of experience managing substation construction

  • OSHA safety training


Company Benefits:

The Ryan Company offers a competitive salary with an outstanding benefits package including health insurance, accrued vacation time and employer-matched 401k. The Ryan Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a drug test and a background check.

Send resume to or fax to 508-742-2545

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