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
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.