Installation Supervisor

Job Description

  • Job Title: Installation Supervisor
  • Location: Various in Eastern US
  • Type: Full-time, Salary Exempt
  • Reports to: Installation Manager
  • Work Schedule: 8-10 hours/day; Schedule varies based on customer requirements
  • Travel: 75% – Will involve travel to future installation sites

Position Summary

As an Installation Supervisor, you will be responsible for overseeing the installation of vibration sensors at clients’ manufacturing facilities. You will be responsible for ensuring the proper inventory of assigned equipment and parts is maintained, time logs and electronic paperwork are filled out accordingly and installation specifications are met.  The Installation Supervisor will be responsible for managing Installation Technicians at each job site.  Must also maintain a clean and safe work environment while wearing proper personal protective equipment (PPE), including but not limited to safety glasses, bump caps and steel toe shoes.  Qualified candidates will reside close to a major airport, allowing for regular travel to customer installation sites.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The requirements below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the job well:

  • Determine schedules, sequences and assignments for installation-related work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment and skill of personnel
  • Inspect and monitor work areas, examine tools and equipment, and provide site technicians with safety training to prevent, detect and correct unsafe conditions or violations of Uptime, customer and regulatory agencies’ procedures and safety rules
  • Supervise and mentor group of onsite technicians, including employees and outside contractors
  • Confer with personnel, such as management, customers and consultants, to coordinate work activities, resolve grievances, and identify and review resource needs
  • Investigate accidents or injuries and prepare reports of findings
  • Conduct or arrange for worker training in safety, installation techniques, operational procedures or equipment use
  • Analyze worker or installation problems and recommend solutions, such as improving installation methods or implementing motivational tools
  • Inspect completed work to verify conformance to installation standards and/or customer specifications


  • Technical expertise in a hands-on electrical and/or mechanical role, as well as supervisory experience over technicians
  • Strong safety record with knowledge of incident investigations and OSHA reporting
  • Prior experience with an onsite installation, preferably at an industrial or manufacturing facility
  • Background in vibration analysis is a plus, along with a vibration certification from an accredited organization
  • Able to meet the following physical demands:
    • Remain in an upright stationary or mobile position for long periods of time, typically between 3-5 hours, on an open-grade manufacturing floor
    • Navigate safely around rotating industrial equipment and machinery
    • Regularly ascend and descend stairs and ladders (typically 8 ft but may be up to 20 ft) while meeting OSHA requirement of maintaining three points of contact
    • Work in changing environments, including extreme hot, humidity and cold
  • Successfully pass a TSA background check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid state-issued driver’s license and have a good driving record
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to interface with customers, internal management, technicians and analysts

Salary and Benefits

  • Compensation commensurate with experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance
  • Retirement plan with company match
  • Paid time off (PTO)

Employment Application

About Uptime Solutions, LLC

Uptime is a Jacksonville, FL based provider of wireless, conditions-based, predictive plant maintenance solutions for industrial and manufacturing equipment, with applications across a wide variety of industries including pulp & paper, power, automotive, steel, mining and shipping. Uptime’s monitoring capabilities support a variety of reliability data inputs, including but not limited to vibration, temperature, pressure and ultrasound. By enabling wireless collection and transmittal of customer asset data into an aggregated and usable format, Uptime’s solutions help maintenance teams and facility managers make better decisions to ensure their machines are properly maintained and equipment failures are minimized.


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