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General Foreman

Company: California Drywall
Location: San Jose
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

California Drywall is Northern Californias largest, and most respected, full service specialties contractor (with a deep backlog of work). We specialize in interior and exterior wall systems, drywall, lath & plaster, acoustical, metal and wood ceilings, painting and fireproofing. We are a Union company, signatory to the Carpenters, Painters and Allied Trades, Plasterers and Hod Carriers Unions.
We are seeking to fill immediate full-time positions for EXPERIENCED Insulation General Foreman. We have an elite skilled labor force and are looking to grow our team, so this is a great opportunity for skilled General Foreman to join our team and be the best in their field. We offer consistent work; Union pay and benefits and excellent advancement opportunities.
This position requires that you be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you need reasonable accommodation for a religious or a health-related need.
GENERAL SUMMARYThe General Foreman responsibility is to ensure the delivery of projects safely, on time, and within budget, and with quality workmanship that conforms to project plans and specifications. This position will be responsible for safety, schedule, assignment and supervision of crew, work performance, material procurement planning, and quality control of the work at the jobsites.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Effectively and strategically plan all insulation field production activities; provide assistance to the Foremen in planning the jobs, tools, materials, budgets, and manpower. Work with appropriate Project Managers and Superintendents to establish project goals and monitor success in reaching those objectives on an ongoing basis. Interpret plans, blueprints, and sketches of proposed projects. Proactively drive work progress to meet deadlines, allocated budgets, and quality standards. Achieve objectives by effectively managing and assigning responsibilities to the Foremen and crews to ensure jobs are completed on time and work is performed according to California Drywall production, quality, and safety standards. Review and monitor labor efficiencies and hours. Project the labor needs for the duration of the project. Monitor codes and specifications, and installation methods. Prepare, review, distribute and/or maintain all required installation documentation and reports. Work with Project Managers to track and monitor material costs, storage, consumed and ordered. Utilize a proactive approach to anticipate, assess, and resolve any potential changes and issues. Share any production delays, changes, deficiencies, or other problems as they arise with Project Management team, inspectors, etc. Communicate effectively with a wide range of individuals including Project Owners, General Contractors, Project Management team, Foremen, etc. Ensure the proper safety equipment, materials and tools are onsite to perform required work. Interpret, implement, and enforce companys safety plan, rules, and regulations. Adhere to project contract document changes and California Drywall change order notice-to-proceed policies. Lead by example in a professional manner, be a role model for Foremen, and challenge and motivate all employees to achieve excellence. Oversee workforce planning by providing adequate daily manpower to optimize the department through hiring, training, and scheduling Foremen. Manage, coach, motivate, guide, and develop a dynamic team of Foremen for multiple job-sites simultaneously to include, but not limited to, providing performance feedback, career development, promotion, disciplining, etc. Adhere to all California Drywall, Federal, State, and Local regulations, policies, and procedures as well as contract codes. Conduct all business in a professional, positive, and ethical manner with all trades, clients, contractors, vendors, and co-workers maximize effectiveness, efficiency, and profit of the company. Perform other job-related duties as assigned.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: 3-5 years of experience as General Foreman insulation division. 3-5 years of experience supervising Foremen and cross-functional teams. Completion of a certified apprentice program. Certified in: OSHA 30, MEWPs, forklifts, commissioning test equipment. Minimum High School Diploma/GED required; Associate Degree or higher preferred. Valid drivers license and DMV printout. Drug testing clearance.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: Proven experience as construction General Foreman. Experience in construction and maintenance of commercial and/or industrial facilities. Knowledge of scheduling, material lead times, product knowledge and installation durations. Ability to read and interpret design drawings, specifications, and diagrams. In-depth knowledge of construction procedures, equipment, and OSH guidelines. Excellent communication to provide instructions and training to workers. Strong relationship management and interpersonal skills - effectively builds consensus and works with others to achieve desired results and objectives. Excellent problem-solving abilities and experience with complex transactions with little supervision. Excellent computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications. Excellent time management, prioritizing, follow-up skills. Experience with multi-tasking. Strong organizational, planning and time management skills. The ability to solve math problems quickly and accurately. Physical demands: o Standing/Climbing/Mobilityo Lifting/Pulling/Pushing 50 lbs.o Manual dexterity, eye-hand coordination, physical fitness, and a good sense of balance are important.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Jobsites / Warehouse / Office work environment with exposure to different noises, dust, temperature, etc. Travel is required to different job sites on a daily basis.
BENEFITS:We have a stellar spectrum of employee benefits/perks including, but not limited to:

  • Comprehensive Benefits package Medical, Dental, Vision with 100% coverage for employees and dependents.
  • HSA Employer Contribution.
  • Retirement plan with discretionary up to 50% match.
  • Paid vacation/sick/Holidays.
  • Competitive pay is delivered weekly.
  • Discretionary annual bonus.
  • 125 Plan FSA Dependent Care.
  • Employee Wellness Program (EAP).
  • Life Insurance and Long Term Disability.
  • Travel Assistant and Commuter Benefits.
  • First-Class Health & Safety Program.
  • Ongoing On-the-Job Jobble

Keywords: California Drywall, San Jose , General Foreman, Other , San Jose, California

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