The County of Vermilion River is seeking a highly motivated experienced person to join our team as CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN. This is a full-time permanent position.
A competitive wage is available. We offer a modern well-equipped shop and equipment. The successful candidate will be required to provide a criminal record check and drivers abstract. We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Resumes clearly marked: “CONFIDENTIAL – Construction Foreman” can be submitted to:
Attention: Human Resources Manager
County of Vermilion River 4912 – 50 Avenue, Box 69 Kitscoty, AB T0B 2P0
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 780.846.2716
Key Responsibilities Include:
Supervise the municipal road construction crew daily and assist a team of heavy equipment operators to build road projects and strip/reclaim gravel pits. Provide hands-on training as required.
Coordinate and schedule manpower, machinery and equipment for usage, maintenance, and repairs
Monitor expenditures to ensure projects remain within budget
Work with Public Works team to meet Department of Environment legislative requirements and to address environmental issues interdepartmentally
Adherence to CVR Safety Program and OH&S guidelines
Assist with other County projects as needed
Current safety tickets and minimum 5 years road construction foreman experience and 5 years equipment operator experience are preferred assets.
A CET designation is an asset.
The ideal candidate must have an in-depth knowledge of municipal road designs, construction standards, and procedures.
They must also demonstrate the ability to multi-task; adapt to changing priorities and deadlines; organize effectively; work in a team environment; have excellent leadership, communication and supervision skills; and provide strong customer service skills.
Proficiency in computers (ie. Microsoft Office, AutoCad etc.) is important.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Aug 09, 2018
Closing Date: Sept 08, 2018