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Field Manager/Foreman

Company: Gilchrist Construction Company, LLC
Location: Kenner
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Please apply directly to our website : Field Manager/Foreman Work Scope: The GCC Field Manager WS 1 leads and directs a crew/team to put the work in place on a daily basis Has a thorough knowledge of construction methods and procedures Reviews, understands and communicates work assignments and plans and specifications to crew/team Works with the Superintendent and Project Team to develop and implement the work plans at the crew level through the use of weekly work planning, daily work plans and daily morning crew/team huddles Plans for and provides the 6 elements of work to the crew/team everyday: Material, Manpower, Information, Equipment, Environment and Tools Meets or exceeds project safety, quality and profit goals for project activities Works to ensure GCC has strong crew/teams and promotes and champions the company's vision to be the Leader in Safety, Quality, Innovation, and Efficiency Leads by example, always professional and always in line with the company's values of Fair and Ethical Success. Leads the project team to identify, minimize, and eliminate risks associated with project activities Works with project teams to establish project safety goals; leads the effort to achieve and celebrate safety goals Has an excellent understanding of OSHA and company safety requirements Has a valid drivers' license and is approved to drive company vehicles. Submits accurate daily reports detailing personnel, equipment, material usage and quantity installed by crew/teams under their direction Tracks and reports quantities to ensure the work activities under their direction are constructed and paid for according to plans and specifications Has a basic knowledge of production rates and the GP2S tools used for reporting daily activity and monitoring cost and productivity. Ensures the crew/team performs at the required level, and consistently meets daily PPC (percent plan complete) on assignments Is willing to travel from project to project on an as-needed basis. Has a basic understanding of plans and specifications, including plan sections, slope, line, and grade elevations Works from established reference points to safely and install work, while achieving maximum quality Has a basic understanding of the work site equipment, including operating ability, setup and maintenance requirements Has a good understanding of materials used, and construction installation methods. The Field Manager will be a student and a teacher Seeks knowledge, with a culture of continual learning, though all available sources, including industry and professional associations Continually coaches and mentors the project personnel providing them with the knowledge and confidence to excel and advance in their careers. Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of identifiable factors Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action. Work Environment: Outdoor Physical Requirements: Prolonged driving on a regular basis. Lift up to 25 lbs. regularly, and up to 75 lbs. occasionally. Ability to work in extreme weather conditions (heat and cold). See attached Physical Requirements Inventory. Education Guidelines: HS Diploma or equivalent preferred Experience Guidelines: 1 years construction experience, and demonstrated leadership skills. Knowledge Guidelines: Ability to add subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure; compute dimensions and quantities. Ability to read, interpret documents, write routine reports, speak effectively and present information in a clear and concise manner. Traffic Control Certifications preferred. Company Description Gilchrist Construction Company is a central Louisiana-based infrastructure contractor, offering a complete civil solution. Our team capabilities include piling, bridge structures, asphalt production and paving, concrete production and paving, as well as all types of earthwork, drainage, and base that a project may require. In addition to roads and bridges, we also perform site preparation, heavy foundations, and industrial work. GCC self-performs the majority of our projects.

Keywords: Gilchrist Construction Company, LLC, Kenner , Field Manager/Foreman, Executive , Kenner, Louisiana

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