Underground Construction Foreman/woman

17 November 2022
30 June 2023
Position requires travel to various locations in the Grande Prairie region (AB). Travel expenses paid by employer
Full time
$ $38.00 to $45.00 (based on skill level; salary increases as per Company policy / hour


• Co-ordinate and schedule activities.
• Supervise workers and projects, including conducting daily field safety & environmental inspections as required, and maintain records and reporting.
• Ensure health and safety regulations are followed. Ensure all operations are conducted in a safe and responsible manner in conjunction with the Safety/Project Supervisor and duties are carried out as per OH&S regulations. Provide response to emergency situations and ensure proper actions are taken.
• Establish methods to meet work schedules. Responsible to ensure uniformity and compliance with contract specifications. Responsible for review, completion, and corrections on all required documentation which includes Daily Timesheets, tailgate meetings, and incident reporting.
• Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity.
• Train or arrange for training. Ensure all employees, with special emphasis on new hires, have had orientation training for the tasks they are required to perform and/or equipment they are expected to operate.
• Ensure good employee relations are maintained and all training requirements are achieved. Ensure there is optimization of all resources through proper planning and coordination of work.
• Check delivery of materials to verify the accuracy of bills of lading and notify the supervisor of material delivery discrepancies.
• Ensure materials required are available before they are needed to maintain a steady workflow on the job site.

Requirements of the job

Training / Education

Not required

Work experience

3 years of related experience

Skills required

Job Locations: Position requires travel to various locations in the Grande Prairie region (AB). Travel expenses paid by employer
Wage: $38.00 to $45.00 / hour (based on skill level; salary increases as per Company policy).
Employment terms and conditions: Seasonal, Full-Time, 40 to 70 hours/week, Morning, Day, Weekend, Overtime
Benefits: Dental and health care plan, Life and ADD Insurance
Vacancies: 4
Anticipated start date: Spring 2023 (Actual start date is weather-dependent)

Job requirements:
Language: English
Education: Not required
Experience: 3 years of related experience
Work Site Environment: Dusty, Outdoors
Work setting: Residential, Commercial and/or industrial construction; Underground and utility construction
Construction specialization: Underground and tunnel work
Work conditions and physical capabilities: Overtime required, Handling heavy loads, Attention to detail, Physically demanding, Fast-paced environment
Supervision: Heavy equipment operators, Labourers, Will supervise 8-12 workers
Own tools/equipment: Steel-toed safety boots
Security and safety: Driving record check (abstract), Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements

How to apply

To submit your resume, please contact Accès Emploi at 780-490-6975.