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Recruiting in Motion
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SITE FOREMAN

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Vancouver, BC
Surrey, BC
Burnaby, BC
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Full Time
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Construction, Mining and Trades

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About our client

Our client, a specialized construction company operating in Metro Vancouver, is looking for a new Site Foreman to join their team. In this role, you’ll be responsible for coordinating site operations and workers and be the key go-to person for workers, supervisors and the client. This is an important leadership role, and an exciting opportunity to join this well-known and experienced team. Our client's recognizable work can be found all over Metro Vancouver. Great wage and benefits. An opportunity like this won’t be available for long – apply today!

Responsibilities

  • Read/comprehend project drawings
  • Attend pre-project handover meetings
  • Schedule project manpower needs
  • Perform or delegate site layout
  • Attend daily or weekly site meetings
  • Report any potential extra beyond the contract to the Project Manager
  • Keep informed of company news and developments and communicate same to staff
  • Perform onsite material & quantity take-off’s
  • Check the quality of work performed by crews and provide feedback
  • Ability to perform all jobs on the site and fill in as necessary
  • Ability to effectively manage personnel
  • Estimate time durations for changes with Project Manager
  • Document all trade damage with using the Plangrid system
  • Enforce all safety requirements
  • Administration as needed e.g. approving timesheets
  • Promote the safe and efficient use of equipment, advancing a culture of safety at all times.
  • Maintain a safe work site by instructing crews how to use tools and equipment, how to handle materials and what safety equipment is necessary when performing tasks

Qualifications

  • Previous experience is a foreman
  • At least 10 years in the construction industry. Experience with steel stud trade, TQ or Real Seal is preferred
  • Great communicator
  • Able to keep a level head
  • Problem solver
  • Ability to run multiple crews,
  • Knowledge of all aspects of trade,
  • Able to read blue prints, proficient in use of iPads
  • Level 1 First Aid
  • Boom and Scissor lift certification
  • Fall protection
  • Supervisors Responsibility Training
  • Good physical condition and stamina
  • Knowledge and experience of steel stud
  • Experience of building layouts
All applicants must have legal permission to work in Canada and require a valid Work Permit and Social Insurance Number.

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Posted: June 19, 2018
Closes: August 18, 2018
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Company Info
Size:
11-50 employees
Industry:
Staffing, Recruiting, HR Outsourcing

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About Recruiting in Motion

Recruiting in Motion has locations in Vancouver and Delta and is a locally owned and operated employment agency serving the staffing needs of the Greater Vancouver and Lower Mainland business commu...