Grade Foreman

2024-07-10
Tampa, FL, USA
Ajax Paving
REQUIREMENTS:A. EDUCATIONPreferred: High School Graduate and minimum of five years experience managing grading operation.B. LICENSING/REGISTRATIONC. SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES1. Hands on motivated leader for crew.2. Demonstrate an ability to organize, control and manage all areas of the grading operation.3. Knowledge of materials, equipment, methods and techniques used in road construction.4. Knowledge of possible defects and faults in work and of stages where such faults and defects are determined.5. Ability to understand and interpret terms, Plans and specifications of contracts.6. Ability to conduct effective grading inspections for compliance.7. Ability to calculate figures and mathematical concepts.8. Understanding of DOT and site projects.9. Understand work orders and recognize discrepancies10. Understanding of basic survey concepts.D. JOB RESPONSIBILITIESNote: The following duties are descriptive and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. Major duties include the following:1. Ensure job meets all standards and specifications.2. Ensure job is performed following Ajaxs policies and procedures.3. Train crew in specific duties to be performed.4. Read plans and recognize discrepancies.5. Ensure safe working conditions for crew.6. Properly maintain equipment.7. Ensure effective communication between employees and supervisors.8. Perform tasks properly and in a timely manner.9. Performs other related duties and assignments as required.10. Maintain records as required for grading operation.E. SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL1. Enforce all rules listed in the Ajax employee handbook.2. Ensure all Ajax quality standards are met.3. Ensure adherence to all federal, state, local and Ajax Safety and Environmental Rules and Regulations.F. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS1. Field operation Work is exposed to outdoor conditions, noise and heat.2. Ability to work days, nights and weekends as required. G. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:The essential functions of this position includes sitting, standing, walking, climbing, reaching, bending, trunk movements, lifting minimum of 45 lbs., carrying, pushing/pulling, low level work, dexterity of hands and fingers, seeing, hearing and talking.H. CHARACTER REQUIREMENTSThis position demands an individual with the following personality traits:1. Accurate and well organized2. Self-motivated3. Capable of making prompt and responsible decisions4. Ability to work well with subordinates, peers and supervisors5. Good communication skills6. AmbitiousI. ATTENDANCE AND RELIABILITY1. Reporting to work on time, after lunch, and not leaving early unless authorized.2. Always providing proper notification and advance notice of absence.3. Not abusing or taking advantage of personal days off.4. Performing such other duties as may be required. BENEFITSAjax offers competitive pay and has excellent benefits; comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, 401(k) with discretionary employer match, life insurance, voluntary supplemental life insurance, flexible spending accounts, health and wellness program, direct deposit, referral bonuses, paid vacation and holidays.Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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