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Foreman/Woman, Asphalt Paving Posted on Jan 03, 2018 by Knelsen Sand & Gravel Ltd.

  • Location La Crête, AB
  • Earnings $101,000.00 to $140,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 03, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Knelsen Sand & Gravel Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Major Work Area

Paving

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

First Aid Certificate

Experience

5 years or more

Workers Supervised

  • Labourers
  • Heavy equipment operators, except crane

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

  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Driver's abstract
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

  • More than 20 people
  • Working groups
  • Staff in various areas of responsibility

Work Location Information

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

kimberlyf@knelsen.com

By phone:

780-928-3935

In Person

10005 100 Street Box 125
La Crete, Alberta T0H2H0

Advertised Until

Mar 03, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Foreman/Woman, Asphalt Paving is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Contractors and Supervisors, Heavy Construction Equipment Crews
DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising the activities of workers who operate cranes and construction, paving, drilling, railway maintenance and other similar heavy equipment; may supervise activities of related workers

innovative

Interest in co-ordinating and scheduling the activities of workers on heavy construction equipment crews; and in resolving problems; may co-ordinate and schedule the activities of apprentices, helpers and labourers

objective

Interest in understanding the functioning of equipment and machinery and procedures used by heavy construction equipment crews

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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