Foreperson - Highway Construction

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Location: Red Deer, AB, Canada
Job ID: R5114
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are an experienced Foreperson with experience in the Highway Construction industry. You will be looking after a crew working on various projects throughout Alberta. You are an enthusiastic leader with the ability to delegate work and deliver high safety and quality standards.

This is a future opportunity. If you think you’d be a great fit, we want to hear from you! Click ”Apply” and complete your application to show your interest. Apply today!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate ability to manage resources, equipment, and labour to help with work planning needs, workmanship, and productivity
  • Ensure that Operators are completing their equipment checklists and that equipment is in safe operating condition
  • Adhere to all company safety policies and procedures
  • Encourage safety culture and lead by example in promoting a safe work environment for the crew, equipment, and the environment
  • Lead daily toolbox meetings, and review the crew’s field level hazard assessments
  • Provide effective leadership and ensure employees are trained/competent to perform assigned tasks safely and efficiently
  • Filling employee timesheets and other daily reports


  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in Highway Construction Operations including base work and paving.
  • Knowledgeable in the operation of pavers/screeds, rollers, skid steers, loaders, and traffic control management
  • Must successfully complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing
  • Must possess a valid Class 5 driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work as a team
  • Ability to incorporate health and safety concepts into work activities
  • Must have demonstrated ability to work independently under minimal supervision

Work Conditions:

  • This position is likely to run from May to November 2021
  • Candidates must be flexible to work on projects throughout central/northern Alberta
  • 6/1 shift rotation working 10-14 hours per day. Candidates must be flexible regarding their shift schedule
  • Living out allowance of $130 per day is provided
  • Benefits provided by CLAC
  • Camp area with hookups provided for those with an RV or trailer

We offer competitive wages and the opportunity for year-round employment and the chance to work with a team that has an amazing work and safety culture.

Additional Information:

Date Posted
Feb 17, 2021

27420 Township Road 374, Red Deer, AB, Canada