CIVIL FOREMAN
Job Description


CAREER OPPORTUNITY WITH AN INDUSTRY LEADER

At K-Line, our core values of Safety, Quality, Integrity, Operational Excellence and Customer Satisfaction are the foundation of everything we do. As a premiere high voltage electrical contractor, our mission is to provide exceptional value to our utility and related partners through an unwavering commitment to these K-Line values. Proudly awarded Gold Standard as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, K-Line continues its quest to be the premiere Canadian owned utilities solutions company. We currently have an opportunity available to be based out of Scarborough, ON for the position of:


CIVIL FOREMAN—GTA OPERATIONS

(IBEW Local 353 Union Position)

Responsibilities

  •  Work from blueprints to layout and execute all types of excavations
  • Lead the grading, bedding, and back-filling of all types of excavations
  • Assess material requirements and assembly of all underground utilities and services (i.e. water, sanitary, storm, hydro ducting, communication ducts)
  • Assist the Supervisor with scheduling and coordinating project subtrades and associated finishes
  • Conduct site visits prior to construction
  • Plan and schedule crews and/or subcontractors as per the master schedule
  • Lead the manpower within the established project budget
  • Maintain safe and proper working order of all tools and equipment on site
  • Identify discrepancies in drawings and tenders and capture extra work via Daily Field Reports and utilize the RFI process



Job Requirements


Experience & Education

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience as a Civil Construction Worker
  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a supervisory or leadership role
  • Valid DZ license required
  • Relevant trade certificates related to Heavy Equipment Operation is an asset
  • Experience working on the Toronto Hydro Plant is an asset
  • Knowledge of the Toronto Hydro Standards is an asset
  • Knowledge of Environmental Laws and Toronto Hydro contaminated waste disposal process is an asset

Skills

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and mentor employees
  • Excellent communication, customer service and problem solving skills
  • Ability to perform material take offs to meet project specifications
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, and develop and plan work
  • Ability to operate, work around, and direct heavy duty equipment
  • Ability to work in extreme weather conditions for an extended period of time
  • Ability to lift heavy material to approx. shoulder length


To Apply

To learn more about The K-Line Group of Companies and career opportunities, please visit our website at

www.k-line.ca. Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume to: [Click Here to Email Your Resume].


Position Location:
 Scarborough, ON


Company Overview

Celebrating 50 years of Business Excellence in 2017, the K-Line Group of Companies provides complete, one-source solutions for the high voltage and related sectors. Comprised of eight industry-specific divisions, we offer one-source expertise in engineering, design, procurement, construction, commissioning and maintenance of high voltage power delivery systems, including temporary power services, independent laboratory testing and complete fleet repair and refurbishing services. K-Line was established in 1967 and is registered to the ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard and OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management Standard.


The K-Line Group is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, accommodation will be provided for persons with disabilities through all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity. Only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.



Company Overview

There is strength in numbers and it becomes even more powerful when combined as a single, effective force. The K‑Line Group of Companies is one such force.