We are currently seeking an experienced Road Foremen to join our team. This position works in conjunction with the Superintendent of Public Works and the Director of Operations to oversee and coordinate municipal public works projects. The successful applicant will have a minimum of seven (7) years of related experience.
Coming from a strong background in road construction and managing work crews, you will be expected to be able to perform to a high degree of quality, timeliness, precision while prioritizing a safe work environment.
Project management skills are essential to identify efficiencies that may lead to improved services and cost reductions for the MD of Pincher Creek. Effective communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills are required to carry out the role of the Road Foreman.
For a full job description of this position, please see the MD website at www.mdpinchercreek.ab.ca or click here
The successful candidate must have the ability to represent the Municipality professionally and competently. While we appreciate all applications, contact will be made only with those candidates selected for an interview. The position will close once the ideal candidate is found.
Please forward your resume clearly indicating (Road Foreman) to:
MD of Pincher Creek 1037 Herron Avenue Box 279 Pincher Creek, AB T0K 1W0 Fax: 403-627-5070 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Key Responsibilities Include:
Plans and oversees Public Works Construction Projects which includes the preparation of construction schedules, reading, interpreting, analyzing, and forecasting project cost reports and determining the status of the job in terms of scheduling and costing.
Supervisory responsibilities include training, budgeting, performance management reviews, coaching, mentoring and assigning duties to work for crews.
Resolves work problems and recommends measures to improve productivity and service quality.
Conducting project meetings as required.
Provide engineering/design/survey support for various projects.
Carry out pre and post inspections of road crossings and approaches to ensure compliance with conditions.
Answering inquiries from all levels of staff, Council, contractors, or members of the public.
Diploma in civil engineering; or Post-secondary education in Civil / Construction Engineering, with a combination of education and work experience.
A minimum of 7 years’ experience/knowledge of road construction, preferably in a unionized municipal setting.
Class 5 driver’s license.
Journeyman ticket, Water Level II certification or Construction Supervisory Certification will be an asset.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Jan 22, 2020 Closing Date: Feb 10, 2020