Plumbing/HVAC Superintendent

Lynchburg, VA posted on April 3

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 We offer career opportunities that allow you to be part of a team and grow as an individual.  We strive to work safely and exceed customer expectations!  If you're interested in

  • Developing your skills
  • Teamwork
  • Providing outstanding Customer Service
  • Safety and Quality

then a career with Riddleberger Brothers, Inc. may be right for you!

We are a Virginia Apprenticeship Sponsor which provides a path to licensure.


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Health Care and Dependent Day Care FSA's
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation
  • Holidays
  • Sick Time
  • Company vehicle
  • Uniforms

Company information:

Located in Mt. Crawford, VA

Parent Company - Comfort Systems USA

Full service plumbing, mechanical, HVAC Service, controls and design-build company


Position Description

Plumbing/HVAC Superintendent

Primary Purpose:

Supervise all activities associated with plumbing field installation

Specific Job Duties:

  • Ensure compliance with all safety standards, policies and procedures
  • Assure that plumbing and piping systems are fabricated and installed in accordance with plans and specifications
  • Oversee layout of plumbing and mechanical work
  • Engage in continuous improvement activities
  • Actively pursue personal development opportunities
  • Train and develop subordinate
  • Enforce company policies and assure compliance with company procedures
  • Manage field scheduling in a manner that supports project completion schedules while minimizing work in process inventory
  • Manage plumbing field employees and complete daily tasks with the team
  • Coordinate and mobilize all resources required to meet job schedule requirements
  • Engage all employees within span of control in order to build relationships, assess employee performance, observe work progress and assure a safe work environment
  • Communicate and work effectively with other departments within the company, General Contractors Construction Managers, subcontractors and other trades
  • Participate in pre-construction and post-construction meetings
  • Perform additional duties relative to position as assigned by supervisor
  • Consistently monitor labor and material costs to ensure operating within established budget parameters
  • Complete project reports such as weekly planners, 2-week planners and participate in the budget scrubbing process
  • Seek opportunities to reduce costs through the use of pre-fabrication, value engineering suggestions, effective vehicle utilization and managing for improved productivity

Recommended Prerequisites:

Formal education, certifications and/or experience required:

  • Education in the trades; Journeyman or Master's License preferred
  • Minimum 7 years experience as a plumbing mechanic or similar position

Physical requirements:

  • Ability to work onsite at individual job/projects with subordinates, other trades and customers as required
  • Ability to work at heights, climb and work on ladders, scaffolding and stairs
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time as well as stoop, kneel and crouch
  • Ability to use hand to reach for, grasp and manipulate objects
  • Ability to lift 75 lbs. and frequently carry 40 lbs. unassisted
  • Must be able to work outside in all weather conditions

Other requirements:

  • Punctual and regular attendance required
  • Ability to work on a team and interact with people
  • Valid driver's license and ability to meet the company driver qualification policy
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products preferred
  • Ability to work 10 hour days, flexible schedule
  • Attend and participate in training as needed
  • Ability to read and understand drawings and specifications in order to accurately accomplish layout of plumbing and mechanical work

 Apply today!!!