Distribution General Foreman in Mansfield, TX at Great Southwestern Construction, Inc.

Date Posted: 3/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Great Southwestern Construction, a subsidiary of MYR Group, is looking for qualified General Foreman to lead overhead electrical distribution crews on projects throughout the state of Texas. Travel is required.

Duties:

  • Provide direct supervision and technical guidance of crews performing maintenance and construction activities on all electrical distribution projects.
  • Responsible for coordinating essential personnel on-site for the project to include crew mobilization
  • Communicate and enforce all safety regulations
  • Manage supplies, materials and equipment
  • Assist with planning, directing and budget activities concerned with the project
  • Read and interpret site plans, construction drawings, and scopes of work
  • Communicate directly with Superintendents, Construction Managers, Project Managers, Field Crews and other project personnel as required
  • Understand and follow detailed construction schedules

Job Requirements

 Qualifications

  • Documentation of completion of a journeyman program or certificate is required
  • Prior experience as a Foreman, General Foreman or Superintendent highly preferred
  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings, blueprints and scopes of work
  • Must be able to coordinate and collaborate with multiple personnel from the field to the office
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home
  • Experience with digger derricks, bucket trucks, trenchers, and groundwork with utility crews is preferred
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, have good teamwork skills and able to understand, comprehend, and follow directions in the workplace
  • Must have a quality work ethic and be committed to optimum customer service
  • Must be able to work additional hours
  • A high awareness of safety and compliance with company safety rules is required at all times

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Apply at: www.gswc.us.  If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.