GRADE/EARTHWORK FOREMAN - Knowledge must include but not be limited to ensuring quality construction of excavation/embankment to proper line, grade and density, installation of subbase, underdrain, stone ditches and other related project features.
Supervises, trains and evaluates all members of the crew. Reinforces company policies, culture, values and work ethic to all employees. Develop short and long-range manpower, equipment and material requirements to meet project schedule and budget and discuss with Superintendent.
Conduct weekly toolbox meetings with crew. Ensure proper use by all project personnel of Personal Protection Equipment - hard hats, reflective vests, safety glasses, gloves, ear protection, work boots, lockout/tag out procedures.
Ensure safe equipment use and daily maintenance. Create daily Foremen’s reports with proper cost codes, contract item numbers, pay quantities, labor, equipment, and rental equipment reporting for LDI crews and any Subcontractors. Ensure that daily work is inspected by DOT/Owner/Inspector and recorded for payment.
Communicate routinely with Superintendent about current jobsite status. Inform Superintendent of any changed conditions or conflicts that affect the project. Understand and properly implement DOT specifications and procedures.