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Government of Canada
YDGYouth Digital Gateway

construction site foreman/woman


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$35.00 hourly

Location

Richmond, BC

Education, Skills and Experience

  • or equivalent experience

Major Work Area

  • Grading

  • Drilling

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

  • First Aid Certificate

  • CPR Certificate

  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) training

Additional Skills

  • Estimate costs and materials

Workers Supervised

  • Trades helpers

  • Labourers

  • Apprentices

Type of Industry Experience

  • Construction

Specific Skills

  • Train or arrange for training

  • Supervise workers and projects

  • Recommend personnel actions

  • Establish methods to meet work schedules

  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed

  • Co-ordinate and schedule activities

  • Co-ordinate work activities with other project supervisors or managers

  • Requisition materials and supplies

  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity

  • Read blueprints and drawings

Security and Safety

  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

  • Hard hat

  • Safety glasses/goggles

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous

  • Noisy

  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure

  • Tight deadlines

  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

  • 3-4 people

Work Location Information

  • Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Accurate

  • Team player

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Excellent written communication

  • Client focus

  • Dependability

  • Judgement

  • Reliability

  • Organized

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

  • Disability benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance

  • Long-term care insurance

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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