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Ironworker Raising Gang Foreman




Category

Skilled Trades

Job Location

Newport News, VA

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

The Raising Gang Foreman has the function of supervising work crews and coordinating their materials and equipment requirements for each assigned project. Thrives in a fast-pace environment and works to complete assignments in a quickly and efficient manner. Highly knowledgeable in Structural Ironwork, specifically in raising gangs.

Site Requirement:

  • Must be a US Citizen and be able to pass Background Check.
  • In order to comply with Federal Law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination required ($3 incentive in addition to Foreman wage)

Required Skills

  • Supervise a crew of 4-6 ironworkers and perform a daily plan of action to ensure the crew has the resources needed to meet daily goals.
  • Develops work schedules and crew assignments.
  • Ability to understand and execute erection drawings.
  • Become familiar with project by inspecting the drawings and participating in meetings with PM.
  • Responsible for the quality of the work done by his/her crew by adhering to LPR Quality plans and designs to meet or exceed the quality control plan.
  • Maintaining efficient construction review of design to identify optimum balance between schedule, cost, quality, function, and aesthetics. Participate in implementing effective schedule changes.
  • Thorough, timely and effective input of data that relates field operations into project files, logs, records including payroll time entry.
  • Planning, coordinating, and scheduling equipment needed for work area of responsibility.
  • Foreman may perform labor in completing crew tasks i.e., welding, installing bolts, layout, unload trucks, operating heavy equipment such as forklifts, aerial lifts, etc.
  • Establish and maintain positive, long-term relationships with customers.
  • Communicate and coordinate with other Foreman onsite to ensure optimal workflow/Quality and safety.
  • Responsible for the safety of LPR personnel assigned to him/her. Identify, notify of and resolve any risks that are inherent in the construction of the project striving for proactive and intentional leadership in zero injury safety culture.
  • Is consistently aligned with the organization’s core values:
    • Committed to Safety
    • We Over Me
    • Competitive Spirit
    • Do What You Say
    • Be Part of the Solution
    • Driven to Learn and Share Knowledge

Required Experience

  • Structural Steel 5 years +, 3 years + experience in craft supervising
  • Flexible schedule to work additional hours including weekends
  • Knowledge and ability to set up and use Eye Level and/or Theodolite utilizing provided bench marks and/or grid control offsets to set and/or verify member elevations, locations, and plumb
  • Rigger Signal Experience must demonstrate knowledge and skills in safe rigging practices.
  • Identify, explain, and perform crane hand signals.
  • NCCER Rigger Card certification preferred. However, not required as long LPR's Rigger Signal Assessment is completed. 
  • OSHA 10 Certified, OSHA 30 is a plus
  • Self-starter, highly motivated and goal-oriented individual with leadership skills

Benefits:

  • Performance pay incentives
  • 401K 
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term/ Long Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health Saving Accounts

Be part of LPR’s Team!

EOE/Vet/Disability

 

This position is located in Newport News, VA. View the Google Map in full screen.



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