Foreman - Building Construction

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Division: Building
Location: Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Job ID: 16324
Job Status: Full Time Temporary

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Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Temporary

Job Summary
You are an experienced and certified Journeyman carpenter who is skilled at mentoring others to ensure the smooth functioning of day to day operations. You will be responsible for implementing the field aspects of the agreed upon project plan and schedule, which includes: quality control, safety and the delegation of work to field staff, contractors and trades. You will drive accountability among your crew and ensure that safe work practices are implemented.

Responsibilities

  • Supervises and provides direction to a crew on specific work tasks and deliverables
  • Ensures that site safety measures meet or exceed the parameters set out by corporate safety manual, Workers' Compensation Board or any other authorities
  • Provides mentorship and coaching to hourly employees as required to complete the project in consultation with the General Foreman or Superintendent
  • Assists with maintaining, approving and submitting hourly time cards with all necessary details for job costing purposes
  • Ensures that projects are built according to approved plans, specifications and applicable building codes and that efficiency in labour and materials maintain high quality standards
  • Reviews, maintains and updates the construction schedule and ensures milestone and completion dates are met
  • Interfaces with other site personnel, clients or contractors
  • Maintains a daily log
  • Reviews subtrade/supplier invoices against the field purchase orders and report any discrepancies to the Project Manager or the accounting department
  • May perform other related duties as assigned


Requirements
  • Five years of experience managing multidisciplinary trades on large commercial projects is preferred
  • Trade certification and relevant experience
  • Experienced with commercial construction methodology and practices
  • Ability to plan and manage to a project schedule
  • Understanding of commercial documents and the ability to ensure that they are complete, protect the owner's interest, clearly define expectations and provide incentive to perform
  • Knowledge of construction documents, costs and budgets
  • A strong safety record and the ability to work with a variety of individuals
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others


Work Conditions
Ledcor Building offers full-service construction for commercial, residential, institutional, and light industrial projects, along with expertise in green building. Our depth of knowledge and expertise come from building hundreds of projects - of all sizes - across North America each year.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

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Date Posted
5/16/2018
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