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Construction Site Coordinator


Greensburg, PA, US, 15601

Job Function:  Construction
Employee Type:  Reg Full Time (FT)
Requisition ID:  16135

FirstEnergy at a Glance

FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) is dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, FirstEnergy includes one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems, more than 24,000 miles of transmission lines that connect the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions, and a generating fleet with a total capacity of more than 5,000 megawatts.

About the Opportunity

This is an open position with FirstEnergy Utilities, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. [FEU]


Multiple positions are available and can be located within West Penn Power, Potomac Edison, JCP&L, MetEd, Penn Power and Penelec territories.

This position coordinates and supervises pre-construction, construction and post-construction activities for distribution / transmission / substation projects.


  • This position will generally be assigned to coordinate and supervise smaller to medium size projects or support larger projects under the supervision of more experienced Construction Site Coordinators.
  • Fostering a high performing safety culture through personal conduct and utilization of human performance principles.
  • Participating with the project team to develop contractor bid packages.
  • Participating in pre-bid meetings, document, and follow up on the action points.                                                                          
  • Assisting in performing constructability review with site walkdown, as needed.
  • Coordinating material requests, need date & location, delivery and verification of materials at the project site, staging, and monitoring for contractor use.
  • Coordinating staking of structures, wetlands and vegetation as part of the project’s scope assessment.
  • Ensuring adherance to safety and quality standards and specifications.
  • Inspecting work performed by contractors against design and construction standards. 
  • Documenting project site meetings with contractors that address issues such as safety, performance, quality control, or adherence to construction schedules.                     
  • Ensuring all the stakeholders have necessary permit copies.
  • Maintaining digital/printed copy of the red line drawings of the project site.
  • Participating in contractor evaluation, project review meetings and meetings concerning “lessons learned”




  • Bachelors degree in Construction Management, or equivalent in Construction technology, or 3 years experience in the construction field.
  • Ability to clearly understand the scope for each assigned project including the problem/need, the constraints around the scope, and other relevant information.
  • Understand how schedules are developed and utilized including CPM calculations, float, predecessors. Proactively manages schedule tasks for all construction activities on assigned projects and report on schedule progress.
  • Understand how site actions impact project costs. Proactively understand all estimate components for a project, and the relationship of estimate to the project Schedule of Values.
  • Understands Quality Standards and specific quality requirements as defined for the outcome of construction activities. Clearly articulates quality requirements for all vendors and others working on construction activities.
  • Understand resource needs on assigned projects.
  • Understands the typical risks on a transmission construction project. Implement a construction risk management plan for anticipated construction risks.
  • Understands and implements the project/organization communication policies and plans.
  • Understand company values, all safety requirements and think safety in all actions and decisions on and off site.
  • Monitor, review and reflect on personal effectiveness in promoting a safety culture — frequently use various sources of information to gain feedback on the effectiveness of culture actions and other safety-related behaviors.
  • Aware of procedures and policies designed to comply with ethics standards. Consistently applies ethic guidelines in working with stakeholders (external and internal).
  • Show persistence in own actions.
  • Works independently and competes assignments without supervision.
  • Takes accountability for own tasks and for role responsibilities.


Benefits, Compensation & Workforce Diversity

At FirstEnergy, employees are key to our success. We depend on their talents to meet the challenges of our changing business environment. We are committed to rewarding individual and team efforts through our total rewards philosophy which includes competitive pay plus incentive compensation, a company-sponsored pension plan, 401(k) savings plan with matching employer contribution, a choice of medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, and life insurance programs, as well as skills development training with tuition reimbursement. Please visit our website at to learn more about all of our employee rewards programs. FirstEnergy proudly supports workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Unable to sponsor or transfer H-1B visas at this time.


Safety is a core value for FirstEnergy and is essential to all of our business activities. We ensure employees have the tools, information, and processes to perform their duties in a manner that assures safety for themselves, their co-workers, our customers and the public. Our goals are to provide a safe work environment, to maintain an accident-free, injury-free workplace, and to promote and maintain public safety. To meet these goals, we dedicate ourselves to achieving world-class safety standards.

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