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Construction Foreman

AurStaff Des Moines, IA

Job Description

Are you looking to work in a team focused atmosphere? This company has overcome adversity and is incorporating the We Will philosophy. 
The available opportunity is in the Minneapolis area for a Construction Foreman position. The foreman will represent the company on a day to day basis in the field to customers, subcontractors, vendors, employees, and other trades.
Construction Foreman Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Provides knowledge and expertise of the scope of work to operations staff and subcontractors
  • Provides leadership and decision making
  • Creates schedule, man hours, and budget
  • Actively works with tool bags on completing scope of work 
  • Coordinates work activities with the customer’s operations staff and other trades
  • Oversees the completion of punch lists and inspection reports 
  • Submits daily logs on Procore software and app
  • Completes PLAATS lists on weekly basis
  • Works with Superintendent to complete change orders and gather signatures from customers
  • Holds employees accountable to their performance requirements
  • Works with Superintendent to update any data records or processes
  • Represents company at jobsite meetings
  • Enforces safety guidelines on jobsites
  • Enforces all policies and procedures to employees and subs
  • Serves as a competent person based on OSHA definitions
  • Assists in the training of crew leads, carpenters, and laborers
  • Provides basic service, fluid checks, fueling, and daily checks of forklifts
  • Responsible for the care and treatment of  tools and equipment
Construction Foreman Skills:
  • Read and understand blueprints, drawings, specifications, tape measure and layouts
  • Operate hand tools such as hammer, cat’s paw, pry bar, speed square, utility knife, and chalk line
  • Ability to climb ladders, both extension and step
  • Able to work from heights, such as scaffolding, forklifts equipped with baskets, and on multiple story buildings
  • Perform basic construction, demolition, and cleanup
Construction Foreman Certifications:
  • OSHA 10 Certification
  • HAZCOM Certification
  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Aerial Boom Certification
  • Powder Actuated Certification
  • First Aid / CPR Certification
  • Blood Bourne Pathogen Certification
Specifications for Foreman:
  • Able to square up, layout, and detail a building for crews to build on
  • Use and teach how to proficiently use framing nail gun, worm-drive saw, reciprocating saw (sawzall), and hammer drill.
  • Install and teach how to proficiently install windows and doors
  • Locate, install, and teach how to install a hold down
  • Layout and install stair stringers, bulkheads and landings

  • Layout and install cabinetry
  • Proficiently use trim nail guns, miter saw, jig saw, belt and orbital sanders, hammer drill, router, and table saw
  • Ability to install and teach how to install base and casing hardware as well as interior doors

  • Knowledge and understanding of steep pitch roofing procedures
  • Drive, haul, and back up dump wagons into projects, driveways, and landfills
  • Identify parts of a steep slope roof: Underlayment, shingles, starter strips, ridge caps, gutter apron, drip edge, pipe boot flashings, ridge vents,   box vents, mechanical vents, step flashings, and headwall flashings
  • Ability to tear out and replace roof sheathing
  • Replace pipe boot flashings
  • Make minor roofing repairs and replace missing shingles
If you are looking to take on a leadership role within a team based company focused on their future the begin building your career by filling out the application below or call Jeremy at 402-895-4422!

Job Details

Date Posted December 12, 2018
Date Closes February 10, 2019
Requisition 18-826005
Located In Des Moines, IA
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 11-9021.00 Construction Managers
Zipcode 50265

This job requires the following skills

  • Production Management
  • Construction Equipment Operation
  • Estimating - Other Software
  • C++
  • Mobile Application Development
  • VB.NET
  • Project Manager
  • Records Management
  • E-Commerce Specialist

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