Grading/Utilities Foreman

BA Blacktop Ltd.

BA Blacktop, a subsidiary of Eurovia (VINCI Group) was founded in the Province of British Columbia in 1956. We have grown to become a major general contractor and design-builder, with a progressive and multi-disciplined group of companies delivering specialized paving, concrete, milling, reclaiming, and recycling services, as well as multi-span bridge construction and innovative concrete structure solutions to clients throughout British Columbia.We are currently looking for a Grading/Utilities Foreman to join our Sunshine Coast – Powell River and Sechelt area operations team!The successful candidate will be an active leader in the Company Safety Program and will be responsible for scheduling day-to-day operations, and all aspects of quality control while working cooperatively with the crew and Superintendents. Further, the candidate will be responsible for monitoring production results, material consumption, and efficiency of the projects.Essential QualificationsA strong and growing knowledge of utilities/grading construction activities and processes.Have a strong and growing knowledge of specifications (MoTI, MMCD, local government specifications).Ability to read and interpret site plans/blueprints and lookup specifications from MoTI / MMCDAbility to organize all field aspects needed on-site to begin and complete a job.General Computer Skills.Ability to measure and calculate length, surface, volumes, and quantities.Ability to perform field project layout from drawings and cut sheets.Ability to use a laser level, calculate elevations, and layout elevations.Have a working knowledge of all the equipment on site.Strong leadership skills.Strong oral and written communication skills with clients and the public.Strong day-to-day site organization skillsA desire to learn and teach; a passion to excel and to strive to get the most out of employees. Desirable QualificationsSite Plan Reading Course (Union/BCIT)Survey Course (Union/BCIT)Public Works Course (BCIT)Construction Management CoursesPlease submit resumes to [email protected] along with salary expectations. No phone calls please. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.