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Concrete Wall



Currently seeking qualified labor and carpenter forepersons. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing a crew of 2-12 workers

  • Working with other craft forepersons and workers to ensure smooth operation of all aspects of the project

  • Reporting to the onsite project superintendent to complete tasks for the good of the project as a whole and as directed

  • Having a basic understanding of the provided budget and schedule and strive to meet the goals presented

  • Maintain a safe working environment and enforce all Mekis Construction policies


Job Requirements

  • 3 Years minimum experience as a heavy highway journeyman. Previous foreperson experience is preferred

  • Be a current member, or be willing to gain membership, to the local union

  • Be able to read and understand project plans and drawings

  • Possess the skills needed to manage a crew of varying size and ability

  • Have excellent time management capabilities and understand how to prioritize work, as needed per project

  • Be willing to travel, as needed, based on job location and needs

  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of work associated with the Heavy/Highway trade including concrete operations, excavation, rebar, traffic control, and other relevant tasks. 


This is a Career Opportunity with full benefits and the potential for a stake in ownership for an individual with the field experience, knowledge and temperament necessary to supervise the on site construction of a bridge and road project.  Familiarity with Penn Dot requirements is a plus.
Entry level to well qualified applicants will be considered.  Projects range in size from 5,000 to 50,000 man-hours.  Individual with utility work, site development or commercial building experience will be considered.


Qualified candidates should have a technical degree and be able to work in a fast paced environment.  Individuals should be tolerable to changing climate conditions and be willing to travel.  Some field experience on Penn Dot projects a plus.  Candidate needs to be motivated to advance into a Field Superintendent position.

Submit resume in confidence to:

Attention: Tyler Caldwell

Mekis Construction Corporation

1595 Route 422 East

Fenelton, PA  16034

Mekis Construction Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Maintains a Drug Free Workplace.

Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.

Mekis Construction Corporation offers a competitive wage along with an excellent benefit package.

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