PW Foreman Field Operations (Road Construction)

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Apr 18, 2020
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades
  • Salary: $22.57 - $38.83 Hourly USD

Job Description


This is a working foreman position which supervises, manages, and plans all job site components for road and drainage construction projects.

HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $22.57 - $24.67 (Salary dependent upon applicant's qualifications)

APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2020 or earlier if filled.

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties include: following design drawings, construct road and stormwater infrastructure; work with project managers and construction superintendent on all aspects of a project; prepare work and project schedules; assign tasks to laborers, trade technicians and equipment operators in the construction and repair of road and stormwater infrastructure; supervise the activities and performance of laborers, trade technicians and equipment operators; maintain and order project materials and supplies; estimating the cost of proposed repair projects; complete thorough and accurate reports on daily work activities; .

Minimum Qualifications

Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) supplemented by three (5) years of progressively responsible experience in road and drainage construction/repair with one year at a supervisory level.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the techniques and practices used in the construction and repair of roads and open and closed stormwater drainage systems is required. Knowledge of traffic hazards and traffic safety principles, practices, and procedures. Knowledge of the operation and maintenance of construction equipment. Must have the ability to adapt and apply repair knowledge to a variety of situations and problems requiring innovative methods and solutions while making accurate cost estimates of repair jobs and in ordering appropriate materials.Must have the following certifications/licenses or have the ability to obtain them is required: Confined Space Competent Person Certification, Trenching/Excavation Competent Person Certification, Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Inspector (CEPSCI) Certification, and a Contractor's License with Grading, Asphalt, and Highway Incidental Classification. Computer knowledge and experience required. A valid South Carolina driver's license or the ability to obtain one upon acceptance of the position is required.
Closing Date/Time: 6/26/2020 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map