fbpx Skip to Content

International Mechanical Superintendent - Wet

B.L. Harbert International is looking for a Mechanical Superintendent with expertise in pipe-fitting/plumbing to work on our project in various locations overseas. Candidate must be able to work with crew of various backgrounds and nationalities. Ideal candidates will have extensive knowledge of electrical methods, practices and procedures. Superintendents will provide direction and guidance to field supervisors and craft employees. Being able to manage work performance and productivity to ensure deadlines are met is a key responsibility in this role. Successful candidates will assist in problem resolution and act as a liaison between senior management, field supervision, craft and TCN employees.

Location City
Various Locations
  • Candidates must be willing and able to relocate overseas to work on projects up to 30 months
  • Physical requirements include, but are not limited to: standing, stooping, squatting, sitting, climbing, walking. Ability to perform repetitive movements. Ability to work overhead. Ability to use hands to grasp. Ability to reach with arms. Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, and twist. Ability to sit, climb and balance. Ability to frequently lift and/or push or pull up to 40 pounds and occasionally lift and/or push or pull up to 75 pounds.
  • Ability to work with people from different trades, backgrounds, cultures, etc.
  • Ability to follow and maintain proper building and installation codes
  • General understanding of diagrams and blueprints
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience
  • Following established safety rules and regulations and maintaining a safe and clean environment
Duties and Experience:
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a supervision role
  • Candidate must have either Fire Sprinkler, Plumbing, and or Mechanical commercial/industrial piping experience
  • Candidate must be able to layout, fabricate, install, and test piping systems
  • Candidate must be familiar with using various pipefitter power/hand tools, such as: threading/grooving piping machines, welding/brazing/soldering, wrenches, grinders, drills, etc.
  • Candidate must be able to identify, quantify, order, arrange, and control piping materials
  • Candidate must have equipment installation experience
  • Candidate must have piping insulating experience


  • Fire Sprinkler piping experience, in accordance with NFPA.
  • Plumbing experience, to include but not limited to: meters and gauges, valves, hangers & supports, vibration and seismic controls, identification, plumbing specialties, domestic water piping, booster pumps, sanitary waste and vent, sewerage/sump pumps, storm drainage, compressed-air, water treatment, water heaters, plumbing fixtures, etc.
  • Mechanical piping experience, to include but not limited to: meters and gages, expansion loops, valves, hangers and supports, heat tracing, vibration and seismic, identification, testing/adjusting/&balancing, insulation, instrumentation and controls, fuel-oil piping, hydronic piping, pumps, refrigeration, boilers, heat-exchangers, chillers, terminal cooling/heating equipment, etc.
  • Commissioning experience
  • Instrumentation and controls experience
  • BIM/3-D modeling experience
Job Group