Highway Construction Foreperson-HK Idaho Falls, ID

in Idaho Falls, ID

Highway Construction Foreperson-HK Idaho Falls, ID Job

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  • Job ID

    667549901

  • Req #

    284322

  • Job Location

    Idaho Falls, ID 83402, US

  • Job Category

    Operations, Field & Plant Management

  • Lead crew in our safety culture and help ensure a safe working environment
  • Work with Project Manager and Superintendent to achieve timely job specific instructions
  • Supervise/ coordinate, train, and coach assigned personnel in the completion of jobs and daily work duties
  • Be able to read, interpret , and follow owner’s plans and specifications 
  • Supervise equipment operators and laborers to ensure that work is being done according to the field layout and the plans
  • Supervise personnel to ensure proper compaction of material is obtained.  Ensure quality handwork, ride-ability and overall aesthetics of work are achieved
  • Perform the duties of an equipment operator and laborer when necessary
  • Notify the Project Manager and Superintendent when conditions on the job change causing a variation to previous instruction.  (Approval should be received before adjusting plans)
  • Ensure that employees operate and maintain equipment properly.  Notify shop of equipment mechanical and safety issues
  • Ensure job site and equipment are maintained in a clean and orderly fashion
  • Maintain time and material records necessary for completing daily job costing
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 
  • Able to perform essential job functions with/ without reasonable accommodation.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • Be knowledgeable of materials and equipment needed to perform tasks.
  • Be able to read plans and specifications
  • Mathematical understanding in order to calculate grades, slopes, yields, etc.
  • Related experience in construction field, minimum 5 years (desired)
  • Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. 
  • Pass a pre-employment “Fit for Work” physical. 
  • Be able to provide valid documentation for the I-9 Immigration document. 
  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times. 
  • Report to work at the designated start time. 
  • Be able to work long hours when required. 
  • Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook. 
  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Must be able to complete safe driver training, possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Applications with the ability to learn new software systems as needed.
  • Be able to communicate appropriately with direct reports, co-workers, supervisors, and the general public.
  • Ability to use decision making skills for cost effective solutions on jobs in the absence of a superintendent
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

HK Contractors is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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