Construction Coordinator

Requisition ID
Work Location
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Staff / Permanent
Professional & Technical

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Construction Coordinator (Narrows, VA) with experience in the chemical manufacturing industry. As the Construction Coordinator you will be responsible for interfacing between the project engineering group and the construction group on small facility based projects in an active chemical manufacturing plant.


Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required.


  • Meet or exceed the company and customer safety standards
  • Comply with and assure that construction work complies with all company and customer procedures, engineering and construction practices and other standards
  • Read and fully understand engineering construction packages and other documents which describe the scope of work to be done
  • Provide field oversight of the construction aspects of capital projects in a fast paced environment
  • Work with plant engineers to understand the needs of the projects group and to inform them of the construction process for each of their projects
  • Work closely with plant engineers, contractors, and team members to achieve project success
  • Field as-built, measurement, and design as project requires
  • Review and comment on material take-offs and construction estimating
  • Follow up on ordered materials, field installation and redlines

Skills / Qualifications

Skills / Qualifications

  • 10+ years industrial experience working in the chemical manufacturing industry
  • Experience in industrial construction methods as currently used in chemical manufacturing facilities
  • Knowledge of quality assurance and quality control methods common to industry
  • Experience overseeing groups of contractors during construction
  • Outdoor work experience, able to wear required PPE and drive safely to job-site, and to walk and climb at the job-site as needed to oversee the construction site work
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Knowledge of SAP a plus

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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