Concrete Slipform Paving Foreman

Owosso, MI posted on January 17

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General Info

  • Job Type: Full-Time 
  • Location: Midwest Division - operating primarily in Michigan
  • Minimum Years of Experience: 3+ Years
  • Willing to Travel
  • Specialty: Slipform Concrete Paving
  • Eligible to Work in the US

Company Info

IHC is a nationally known, full-service heavy-civil contractor, specializing in building highways, airfields, streets and local roads, parking lots, industrial pavements, and water resource projects. In business for over 70 years, IHC’s primary market areas include the Rocky Mountain, Midwest, and Southwest regions of the United States. A leader in concrete paving innovation and quality, IHC currently ranks in the Top 400 ENR Contractors and employs over 350 employees annually.

Job Description

The Paving Foreman (PF) will supervise the concrete paving crew in construction of high quality concrete pavements on project(s) in IHC’s Midwest Division which operates in Owosso, MI. The PF will be responsible for achieving optimum utilization of the equipment, material and labor, thus, maximizing production and minimizing costs in the area of assigned responsibility. All of this is to be accomplished in conjunction with practicing ethical business transactions, adhering to the corporate policies, values and beliefs while pursuing the company’s short and long range goals. An in-depth knowledge of all contractual requirements, plans and specification will be required.  Must understand all safety and quality requirements and be able to ensure crews are trained to perform high quality work. The PF will work cooperatively with all other IHC operations in the production and placement of high performing concrete pavement. The PF is also responsible for the training and performance of all assigned subordinates on the paving crew.

Qualifications

3+ years of relevant, progressively responsible supervisory experience in construction of concrete pavements on highway and airfield project(s) including extensive experience operating and maintaining slipform paving equipment.

High School Diploma or GED

Excellent people skills & works well with others – team player!

Self starter & educator

Possesses excellent organizational/coordination skills

Applicant must be able and willing to work on remote projects in Michigan and neighboring states; work under very rigorous conditions – long hours and 6 to 7 days a week at times. Good communication skills are required and an ability to focus on tasks at hand, be a self-motivator, and to work well with others.

Applicant must be at least 18 years old.

This is outside work in all types of environments, weather conditions, and all seasons. Due to the nature of the position, regular and timely attendance is essential and must conform to the company's hours of operation.

Valid ID and drug testing required for all employees.

This is your chance to be an important part of a strong stable national industry leader.

EOE

Preferences

Bilingual Spanish

Basic computer skills

Experience/knowledge of mechanical/hydraulic/electronic systems on Guntert Zimmerman 850 slipform DBI pavers

Benefits

All benefits and wages are paid as a Class 1 Operator per Local 324 Operators Union, which potential employee is required to join.

IHC offers an Employee Assistance Plan

IHC has Employee Recognition plans (based on years of service)

IHC has Retirement Recognition plans

IHC has Relocation and Travel Expense Reimbursement plans

IHC has Company Vehicle and Tool Reimbursement plans

 


Wage

DOE

Experience

Any

Type

Full-time