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Paving Crew Foreman - Helena Sand & Gravel

Location:  Helena, MT, US, 59604
Company:  Helena Sand and Gravel

 
Job ID:  [[127001]]

 

Helena Sand & Gravel, is a member of the Oldcastle Materials West Division; Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees.  We strive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services.  We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.   

 

Position Overview

We are seeking an experienced Asphalt Paving Foreperson to supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in spreading, rolling, tamping, and patching asphalt or similar material to form surfaces of highways, streets, parking lots, aircraft landing strips, and driveways.

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Hold weekly safety meetings and daily Think meetings with crew. Ensure the safety of crew members and the public who may interact with the job.
  • Train new crew members.
  • Calculate the number of trucks required to haul asphalt from the hot plant according to vehicle capacity, traffic conditions, distance from work site, and productivity of drivers.
  • Tour job sites to ascertain progress in meeting time schedules, to detect insufficient utilization of workers and equipment, measure slope and material thickness to verify compliance with contracts, and to supervise the job.
  • Supervise and coordinate crew activities, study production schedules, and estimate work.
  • Maintain time and material records necessary to complete daily job costing.
  • Maintain company policy.
  • Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, product quality, and crew performance.
  • Will directly supervise 5 to 10 asphalt paving employees.

     

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements lists below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions.

 

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
  • 3 years of related asphalt and paving experience preferred.
  • Must have a valid Montana State driver’s license

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Must have a “safety first” attitude. Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures is required. Properly follow all company policies and OSHA/MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment.
  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiple and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals to compute rate, ration, percent, land to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to type and use keyboards accurately and possess knowledge of Database software.
  • Ability to operate equipment safely and efficiently.
  • Ability to keep time and material records.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instruction and communicate effectively.
  • Excellent interpersonal and supervisory skills and attributes.
  • Demonstrates good performance, safety and attendance.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to work overtime and weekends.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical screening and controlled substance testing.

 

What Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family!

 

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Helena Sand & Gravel is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Montana

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