Field Structural Construction Specialist

Sargent & Lundy

Not Specified, United States Full-time in Construction
    • Job ID 1886456

    Job Description


    This position is expected to be a field assignment located in Brazil.

    Join our team as a Field Structural Construction Specialist and take a pivotal role in overseeing and managing structural construction activities at our clients greenfield Combined Cycle Power Plants, located in Brazil. Your experience and unwavering commitment will be instrumental in ensuring that construction operations adhere to stringent safety protocols, meet quality standards, and align with project timelines, ultimately contributing to the successful completion of this critical project.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Oversee and observe on-site structural construction activities, ensuring strict compliance with project specifications, local codes, and industry standards.

    • Conduct thorough daily site inspections to monitor construction progress, identify potential challenges, and implement corrective actions to maintain exceptional quality and safety standards.

    • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, engineers, and contractors to address technical obstacles, ensuring a seamless workflow and efficient coordination.

    • Leverage your technical expertise in structural steel installation to optimize designs, improve construction methodologies, and propose cost-effective solutions.

    • Uphold compliance with environmental, health, and safety regulations throughout construction, fostering a secure working environment for all team members.

    • Ability to work in an extended field position, in a remote area for an extended period of time.


    We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.

    Qualifications and Experience:

    • Possess a minimum of 8 years of experience in Structural Erection and Installation. Trade experience in Ironworker supervision or equivalent and subcontractor management.

    • Demonstrated expertise in structural construction, with a preference for energy or power plant sector exposure. Combined Cycle Power Plant experience is a plus.

    • Strong knowledge of construction methodologies, building codes, regulations, and safety standards.

    • Proficiency in project management tools and software for scheduling, budgeting, and reporting.

    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse teams and stakeholders.

    • Must possess a current U.S. Passport for travel and the ability to obtain a Brazilian Work Visa.

    Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.

    Award Winning Compensation & Benefits

    At Sargent & Lundy, we care about the health and well-being of our employees. Our commitment extends beyond the workplace, offering comprehensive healthcare plans and generous paid time off to support our team members in every aspect of their lives. We understand the importance of work-life balance, which is why we are proud to provide competitive, award-winning benefits. Our dedication to employee satisfaction has earned us the prestigious Top Workplaces Culture Excellence Award for compensation and benefits in 2022, 2023, and 2024.

    Health & Wellness Financial Benefits Work-Life Balance

    • Health Plans: Medical, Dental, Vision

    • Life & Accident Insurance

    • Disability Coverage

    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

    • Back-Up Daycare

    • FSA & HSA

    • 401(k)

    • Pre-Tax Commuter Account

    • Merit Scholarship Program

    • Employee Discount Program

    • Corporate Charitable Giving Program

    • Tuition Assistance

    • First Professional Licensure Bonus

    • Employee Referral Bonus

    • Paid Annual Personal/Sick Time (PST)

    • Paid Vacation

    • Paid Holidays

    • Paid Parental Leave

    • Paid Bereavement Leave

    • Flexible Work Arrangements

    Awards & Recognition


    CountryUnited States

    Area of InterestConstruction

    TypeFull Time – Regular

    Job ID0

    Business GroupChief Operations Officer Group

    DepartmentConstruction Support Services

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