Foreman - Demolition Operations - Vancouver, BC

Full-Time | Competitive
Posted On Mar 10

THE POSITION

The “FOREMAN” is the Frontline Supervisor for the Demolition Division responsible for shift production, safety, and labor coordination. The Foreman provides support to the Project Manager, VP and Corporate Teams. 

ACTIVITIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Schedule and Coordinate labor for Production Shifts.
  • Frontline management for demolition projects (productivity & safety focus). 
  • Manage demolition and de-construction process as outlined in construction drawings and management direction. 
  • Complete and coordinate all necessary safety documentation and management. 
  • Assist with project and construction management.
  • Develop & maintain relationships with contractors and vendors.
  • Audit the identified scopes of work to ensure cost control and efficiency.
  • Monitor and control project budget (labor and supplies). 
  • Assist Project Manager and Superintendent in coordinating work of trades.
  • Assist Project Manager in post-construction activity, including updating punch and deficiency lists and distributing information to the construction team.
  • Assist Project Manager in communicating all Health and Safety requirements.
  • Administrative duties, including filing, report generation, project correspondence, meeting minutes, change orders, timesheets, etc.
  • Ensure all sub-contractors have completed all of GB’s required documentation.
  • Process change orders under supervision of Project Manager.
  • Procure and coordinate sub-trades and suppliers to profitably construct projects which meet or exceed client needs and expectations.
  • Coordination and follow up with trades as required.
  • Maintain effective lines of communication with all members of project team, trades, vendors, and GB team members.
  • Always act with the utmost professional integrity and in the best interest of Bold.
  • All other duties, as assigned by Project Manager.

 

POSITION REPORTS TO

Project Manager, VP & GM, and Senior Management of GB Group Ltd.

 

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • Desire to join a dynamic, hard-working team and to take an active role in changing the demolition and disposal industry!
  • Experience in the construction industry in a supervisory or foreman role (5-10 years of related work experience preferred). 
  • Experience in construction including shop drawing reviews, contract administration, document management, change order procedures.
  • Ability to read/interpret drawings and other construction related documentation.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver License. Physically Fit and ability to work nights. 
  • Strong understanding of the current construction environment.
  • Familiar with construction sub-trade practices and work.
  • Demonstrated skills as a facilitator and problem solver.
  • Natural ability to multi-task within a fast paced workplace.
  • Results-oriented including concern and attention to safety, budgets, schedules, quality levels and customer satisfaction.
  • MS Office skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • High level of integrity, professionalism and work ethic.
  • Positive, can-do attitude and excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Highly organized with outstanding time-management skills.

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The GB Group provides a flexible and stimulating work environment with abundant opportunities for personal growth. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Please forward resume and cover letter to info@gbgroup.ca All resumes will be kept confidential.