Zachry Construction Corporation Grade Foreman in Gaffney, South Carolina
The Grading / Dirt Foreman is responsible for grading and dirt operations for heavy highway project for the I-85 Joint Venture in Gaffney, SC.
Supervise and manage a grading crew performing fine grading operations according to the project's schedule and budget
Must abide by all environmental laws and regulations to protect and maintain work areas affected by grading operations
Responsible for planning, production and safety of a heavy highway grading crew
Supervises and monitors progress and quality of work
Assist project management in assuring that all work meets project plans and specifications
Comply with all Zachry safety policies and guidelines
This job summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. The job summary is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required .
Required Skills & Experience
Must be able to review construction plans and specifications to correctly and efficiently construct a quality project
Must have working knowledge of environmental laws and regulations to protect and maintain work areas affected by grading operations
Must be able to communicate effectively
Must be capable of managing fine grade and finish operations
10+ years heavy highway construction experience supervising crews responsible for excavation, embankment, drainage and subgrade
Working knowledge of environmental laws and regulations and Trimble grading controls
GPS grading controls experience is desired
Prioritization and organizational skills; detail-oriented
Working knowledge of Microsoft programs such as Excel and Word
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Dependable, self-motivated and task oriented
Zachry stands on a rich tradition of creativity, stability, innovation and experience in the construction industry. Fully understanding that Zachry’s employees are the heart of our success, we foster a dynamic work environment by providing development opportunities such as training, education, and career advancement. We believe people are our greatest asset and offer a variety of training and development opportunities to promote excellence and facilitate career advancement.
Zachry offers an industry leading benefits package for our employees and their families.
Medical and dental insurance
Employee assistance program
and many more
Zachry Construction Corporation performs heavy civil and building work throughout the United States and relocation is sometimes required for continuous employment opportunities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.