Foreman - Utilities/Excavation

Job Description

Employment :Permanent
# of Openings :1
Classification :Foreman Industry:Construction

Design Group Staffing Vancouver is recruiting for a Foreman.  Our client, and excavating and shoring civil contractor in Vancouver is seeking an experienced Foreman to join their team. They are anticipating a high volume of projects this year and beyond, and as such will be looking for the right individual to join this established Civil Contractor for a long-term opportunity.


  • As a supervisor, the foreman is responsible for safety, quality and protecting the environment for the assigned work.
  • Experience leading crews to install deep utilities in difficult ground conditions open cut and shored.    
  • Reads and interprets drawings and specifications to provide clear instructions to the crew.    
  • Maintains daily records including crew and equipment time, material receiving, productions and summary of activity on site.    
  • Train each position on the pipe crew and takes responsibility for the crew’s development.    
  • Works with the project superintendent to plan and ensure materials and resources are in place ahead of the work.
The individual chosen for this role will be highly creative, professional, hardworking, achievement focused, analytical and organized.  Strong attention to detail, planning and excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a must.  Driver’s license is required.  All candidates must be able to work in Canada. 

To apply:

Must be able to work in Canada without Company sponsorship. Individuals meeting the above criteria, please submit your detailed resume with cover letter and salary expectations to Michelle Borrill, Senior Recruitment Consultant at [Click Here to Email Your Resume].

Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity.  Due to the volume of resumes we receive, we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.

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Apply URL: ERJOB_14844 Foreman - Utilities/Excavation


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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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