Monday, 22 July 2013

Road Construction Foreman

Road Construction Foreman

Our clients are developers and have constructed a large housing complex in the region.

They are looking for a Road Construction Foreman for their organization.

The purpose of the job is to complete construction projects by scheduling materials, equipment, and personnel; monitoring progress; enforcing code and safety regulations as well as supervising staff and sub-contractors.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Accomplishes work requirements by orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, and coaching employees; supervising sub-contractors in the project
  • Meets construction work standards by following production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving operational problems; identifying work process improvements
  • Meets construction budget by preparing estimates; monitoring expenses; implementing cost-saving actions
  • Plans construction projects by studying blueprints; ordering and scheduling materials and equipment
  • Monitors construction projects by confirming instructions for carpentry, plumbing, electrical, concrete, painting, and related trades; conducting inspections; issuing change orders; approving work
  • Approves construction work by conducting inspections
  • Prevents fines and interruptions by complying with, and enforcing, codes
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices

Required Qualifications

  • A degree in a relevant field
  • At least 1-2 year experience in road construction
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Good management skills and experience
  • Able to work with power tools
  • Good at making estimates
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Able to relay information to others effectively
  • Good at project management
  • Good at planning and follow-up
  • Quality management keeping in mind that all work must be done with a focus on quality
  • Developing standards
  • Supply management
  • Good at production planning

If you meet the above requirements send your CV only, to, indicating the title (Road Construction Foreman) on the subject line by July 29th 2013

Previous applicants need not apply

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted



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