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Paving Foreperson (Grand Rapids, MI)


Grand Rapids, MI, US, 49503

Company:  Michigan Paving and Materials


Job ID:  146797


Michigan Paving and Materials, a vertically integrated CRH company, energetically drives to continually be a leader in our markets in quality construction materials and value added services by employing innovative techniques and customer-centric practices. We believe that our employees are the reason for our success and we focus on their development and advancement opportunities as well as attracting new talent to our organization. We encourage you to learn more by visiting, or our parent company at


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Plan work on a daily basis for next day
  • Calculate number of trucks required to haul asphalt
  • Determine tonnage and type of asphalt required and inform plants
  • Communicate production needs/load times to asphalt plants
  • Supervise and coordinate activities of workers
  • Tour work site to ensure progress and to detect insufficient utilization of workers and equipment
  • Establish and maintain a working relationship with the various managers you work with
  • Establish a customer expectation plan to complete the daily Agenda
  • Report any required equipment repairs as they become known
  • See that your assigned equipment is maintained correctly
  • Where required, complete daily reports
  • Complete accident reports immediately along with all documentation and report to appropriate personnel
  • Other construction related duties as required
  • Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays
  • Strong communication a must


  •  10 or more years of paving experience and 3 or more years of supervisory experience
  • CDL license preferred.

Work Environment

  • This position will work outdoors on a job site in extreme weather conditions.  
  • CDL license required

 Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Microsoft Office environment applications
  • MS Outlook knowledge
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of environmental, safety, health policies and regulations

 Physical Requirements

  • This position requires time spent walking, standing, bending, lifting and sitting.

 Work Environment

  • This position will work in an office setting, outdoors on a job site and in a plant.  Work environment will vary depending on job task


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Michigan Paving and Materials is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  May 03, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids