Howitt Construction Ltd Civil Earthworks Foreman Contract in Red Deer, AB

Howitt Construction Ltd

Branch Red Deer AB CA

Civil Earthworks Foreman
Red Deer, AB

O *WCB, GST & General Insurance (min $2mil general liability). Potential projects are road construction, landfill/lagoon developments, storm water management,…

Howitt Construction Ltd is an earthworks company based out of Red Deer AB with an expanding fleet of construction equipment to offer our client base. We strongly believe in our core people as they are our greatest assets.

We are looking to hire sub-contract foremen for 2017; potential projects are road construction, landfill/lagoon developments, storm water management, site preparation, sub-division development and gravel pit stripping predominately in Alberta. Resumes will be accepted until February 28, 2017 and potential candidates will be contacted for interviews. Remuneration is determined on a project by project basis. Howitt Construction Ltd. will provide a company phone, computer, and truck. Duration of employment will be based on project requirements and will form part of the sub-contract agreement.

Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years as a field level supervisor in civil earthworks construction. You must have knowledge in:

o Efficient earthmoving techniques

o Equipment maintenance and servicing

o Equipment utilization

o GPS machine control

o Onsite project coordination and scheduling

o Schedule management

o Cost/budget management

o Project reporting, documentation, personnel/equipment time tracking

o Contract and unit rate based projects

o Consultant and sub-contractor management

o Personnel management and delegation

o Health and safety plan implementation


o Effective communication with management, employees, and clients/engineers

o Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word

o Intermediate computer skills


o *WCB, GST & General Insurance (min $2mil general liability)

* Candidates will have or be willing to obtain these, assistance may be provided.

o First Aid

o Ground Disturbance Level II


o 5 year Driver’s Abstract

Job Type: Contract

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Red Deer, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10
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