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General Foreman - Huntsville, AL

BLHI is looking for a General Foreman for a project in Huntsville, AL.

Location City
Huntsville
State or Region
Alabama
Country
United States
Requirements
- Manage multiple Forman inclusive of several crews to perform work adequately - Be able to perform all of the essential functions of the craft workers under his/her supervision. - Perform task planning to safely and efficiently carry out all aspects of that work assigned. - Train/teach safety practices, policies, and procedures related to an employee’s assigned tasks. Provide on-the-job training to those individuals under his/her supervision. Ensure that pipefitters and welders are qualified to perform their work. - Gain a complete understanding of the scope of work and the related parts of the project. Develop a thorough understanding of the project plans, specifications, and schedules as they relate to that portion of the work assigned. - Conduct tool box meetings and communicate safety concerns, work scope, plans, and schedules to the crews. - Plan and communicate with the warehouse, purchasing, and supervisor to assure that an adequate supply of tools, materials, and equipment are available. - Ensure through personal inspections that correct construction procedures are followed and work is in compliance with the plans and specifications. Point out deficiencies, explain, and take corrective action as needed. - Review crew’s timecards for correct hours and phase coding. Monitor and report quantities of work accomplished on a daily/weekly basis. - Complete performance reviews of craft workers. - Develop one week schedules. - In addition, perform other job-specific duties and have a basic understanding of the scheduling, material control, and productivity management systems. - Observe functioning of installed equipment or systems to determine hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement.
Preferences
- Must have 15+ years of experience in the Piping Trade. - Education – High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalence Certificate)Preferred - Experience – Must be a highly qualified journeyman pipefitter or pipe welder with at least 2 years’ experience. - Communication Skills – Comprehend documents such as safety rules, operating maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. The ability to understand information, ideas, direction and then be able to perform the task or project discussed. Also, to be able to ask questions to insure you understand the information given. - Must set standards of excellence in leadership, safety, quality, and productivity for the members of his/her crew. - Must be able to read and understand plans and specifications, including isometric and orthographic drawings, and have the ability to visualize two-dimensional drawings in three dimensions. - Must be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers and fractions rapidly and accurately.
Job Group
craft