Journeyman Ironworker / Foreman

Precast Installation · Blackfalds, Alberta
Department Precast Installation
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

HIRING LEAD/DIRECT REPORT | Gerrit Sterk / Bart Van Haaren

JOB TYPE | Permanent, Full-Time

LOCATION | Blackfalds, Alberta

DEPARTMENT | Precast Installation

DIVISION | Field

CLOSING DATE | Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is hired

START DATE | As soon as possible

 


Position Summary

 

Eagle Builders is a Canadian-based manufacturing and construction company specializing in the design, engineering, fabrication and building of precast concrete structures. Internationally recognized for their quality, Eagle Builders is the industry trendsetter for fostering innovation and emerging technologies. With a diverse portfolio in both the public and private markets, stakeholders procure Eagle Builders for precast developments that require proper technical expertise, stability and resources ensuring the highest success with lasting value and quality.

 

Established in 2000, Eagle Builders has a dedicated team of 450+ full-time employees. As we continue to expand in the industry, we are looking for an experienced Journeyman Ironworker/Foreman to lead our dynamic crews in the installation of precast structures. If you want to contribute to the innovation of construction and join a fast-growing company, we want to hear from you!

 

The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of construction and experience installing building structures onsite. The successful candidate will demonstrate consistent leadership, and strategic problem-solving skills, and ensure work can be done to the quality and efficiency that Eagle Builders is known for on a continual basis, 5-6 days a week.


Job Descriptions

 

  • Lead and direct the installation of precast components during the erection of commercial, industrial, multi-story, major infrastructure projects and agricultural buildings
  • Effectively manage and oversee a crew of 3-10 team members
  • Drive the process by planning and organizing accordingly to ensure construction deadlines are achieved and the quality of every project is at or above standards
  • Complete onsite layouts and site prep work prior to the installation of precast
  • Supervise and assist with the rigging and signaling of cranes
  • Provide supervision, training, and mentorship to all team members
  • Communicate with the Senior Field Superintendents and other team members as needed to ensure company expectations are followed and superior customer service to clients is delivered
  • Inspect and maintain all site equipment and address the issue when something needs to be fixed or replaced.
  • Working outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Ensure compliance with company safety policies and procedures 

 

Assets

 

  • Experience and knowledge in installing precast structures
  • 5+ years of proven experience as a construction foreman

 

Requirements

 

  • Journeyman Ironworker or Apprentice
  • A valid driver’s license with reliable transportation
  • Valid Standard First Aid, Fall Protection and Aerial Work Platform
  • Available to work away from home Monday-Friday, occasional Saturday
  • Minimum 44-50 hours per week, must be flexible and willing to work overtime
  • The ability to lift at least 50lbs and be comfortable with heights with proper safety restraints
  • Must be able to read, interpret and execute details on blueprints
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to think outside the box
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff
  • Willing to work in a fast-paced environment with the attention to detail
  • Local to central Alberta or willing to relocate to central Alberta
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada. Currently, we are unable to sponsor international candidates.


 What Eagle Builders Offers

 

  • A welcoming, supportive, and dedicated work environment that is proud of its diversity, equality, and inclusion of its employees.
  • Personality and behaviour assessments to maximize individual and team effectiveness, productivity, and job satisfaction.
  • Progressive performance management for the success of its employees.
  • An employee reward and recognition program.
  • Employee appreciation meals and company events.
  • Outstanding benefits after 3 months of employment.
  • Honest hourly pay based on experience and skillset.
  • Overtime pay after 8 hours day/44 hours a week.


We are a growing company with many opportunities which means your resume is distributed to multiple departments for review. We thank all applicants for their interest in Eagle Builders, however only short-listed candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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  • Location
    Blackfalds, Alberta
  • Department
    Precast Installation
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced