Base Crew Foreman
Colas
Calgary, AB, CA
3d ago
source : SuccessFactors

Subsidiary : Standard General Inc. (CGY) (530)

9660 Enterprise Way SE Calgary, AB T3S 0A1

Phone : 403-255-1131 Fax : 403-212-4755

Standard General Inc. Calgary is a growing, dynamic contractor in land development and road construction in the greater Calgary area.

People are the key to our success, and we are committed to building leaders in the construction industry. As a member of our team, you’ll be able to take advantage of continuous learning and growth opportunities while working on exciting, leading-edge projects

About The Role

The Base Crew Foreman is responsible for supervising and coordinating the work of their crew for all subgrade prep and gravelling operations.

They provide leadership and ensure the safety and productivity of their crews and equipment. They are responsible for ensuring that all employees do their job skillfully and efficiently, and that assigned work progresses on schedule.

As a Base Crew Foreman at Standard General Inc. You Will :

  • Facilitate a safe work culture and ensure all crew members maintain safe working conditions.
  • Conduct new crew member orientations and provide on the job training for all crew members.
  • Create prioritized plans and adjust work activities to meet established production schedules.
  • Assess competency and evaluate capability of crew members in order to delegate work.
  • Possess knowledge of safety standards and have the ability to conduct safety meetings, hazard assessments and incident reports as needed.
  • Set work standards and coordinate teamwork between construction crews.
  • Understand and follow company policies, employment standards and applicable collective agreements.
  • Maintain company image and site cleanliness.
  • To Be Successful In this Role, You Will Need :

  • 10 years of experience in heavy civil construction with a minimum 5 years of experience in subgrade prep / base crew operations.
  • High School Diploma.
  • Valid driver’s license (Class 5).
  • Proficient in all aspects of subgrade and gravelling operations.
  • Experience operating packers, 613 scrapers and motor graders.
  • GPS experience is an asset.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Strong organizational and record keeping skills.
  • Positive attitude and ability to motivate and mentor crew members.
  • Proactive with the ability to plan effectively and address issues promptly.
  • Must be able to meet all safety requirements and applicable safety policies.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.
  • What We Can Offer You :

    With Standard General Calgary, you join a network of over 8,500 employees from coast-to-coast under Colas Canada Inc. That means numerous opportunities to network, learn and grow your career with Canada’s leading group of construction and maintenance professionals in the transportation infrastructure space.

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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