The Industrial Company Electrician General Foreman in Hereford, Texas
Electrician General Foreman
Location: Hereford, TX, US
Date: Mar 13, 2018
TIC - The Industrial Company is a direct-hire, heavy industrial contractor providing world-class construction expertise in the areas of Power, Mining/Minerals Processing, Oil/Gas/Chemical, Renewable Energy, and Food & Beverage. Our financial stability, broad range of specialized capabilities and outstanding performance record make TIC the contractor of choice for heavy industrial construction. Our unique company culture of craft professionals who are Powered by People©, include an outstanding safety environment where “Nobody Gets Hurt”, with mutually developed career plans for your success. We have a work hard, play hard attitude and meaningful involvement in local communities.
TIC – The Industrial Company is seeking Electrician General Foreman.
Position Summary: Manage and supervise the planning, lay-out, installation, testing and repair of wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus, motors, equipment and control systems in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes and industry standards. Plan and coordinate the efforts of the foremen and leadmen under his/her supervision and motivate them to accomplish the work safely, correctly and efficiently. Work with or supervise other crafts at levels appropriate to training and skills as requested by project supervision.
Use effective verbal and written communication skills. Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers and fractions rapidly and accurately.
Plan, diagram and lay-out for electrician's work.
Read and understand plans and specifications, including one line diagrams, cable and conduit schedules, ladder diagrams, and loop diagrams. Visualize two dimensional drawings in three dimensions.
With regard to that portion of the work assigned, develop complete understanding of contract plans and specifications; and plan, lay-out, installation and/or repair wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus and control equipment in accordance with those plans and specifications.
Examine/inspect field conditions and identify problems, inaccuracies, and cost saving measures that arise or that may be encountered. Take corrective actions as needed.
Inspect subordinate's work for compliance with the NEC, contract plans and specifications, and point out deficiencies and explain and take any corrective action needed.
Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Observe functioning of installed equipment or systems to determine hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement.
Lift and carry heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds or more.
Move in and around confined and cluttered places, and uneven areas. Full range of motion and flexibility.
Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical labor in varying temperature extremes and other outside conditions.
Climb and maintain balance on steel framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
Be able to perform all of the essential functions of craft workers under his/her supervision. Perform task planning to safely and efficiently carry out all aspects of that work assigned. Train/teach safety practices, policies and procedures related to an employee's assigned tasks and ensure that foremen do the same. Gain a complete understanding of the scope of work and the related parts of the project. Develop a thorough understanding of the project plans, specifications and schedules as they relate to that portion of the work assigned; and review with foremen/leadmen at start of and throughout the project. Delegate and communicate safety concerns, work scope, plans, budgeted man-hours and schedules to the foremen and leadmen. Plan and communicate with the warehouse, purchasing and supervisor to assure that an adequate supply of tools, materials and equipment are available. Monitor quality of workmanship and assure that correct construction procedures are followed and that work is in compliance with the plans and specifications. Review and approve crew's timecards for correct hours and phase coding. Prepare and monitor the progress of the work accomplished relative to the 3-week Short Interval Schedule. Provide on-the-job training to subordinates. Complete performance reviews of foremen and leadmen. Understand and periodically review project master schedule. Monitor productivity rates and review with foremen/leadmen. Prepare daily reports completely and accurately. Investigate accidents and act to prevent future occurrences; prepare accident/incident reports and review accidents and the cause with employees. Ensure that construction equipment is correctly operated and maintained. Ensure that Quality Control forms are available and being completed; review, approve and submit to supervisor. Have a basic understanding of the scheduling, material control and unit man-hour performance, estimating fundamentals and job cost management systems.
Identify safety hazards you or other employees may be subject to and take all necessary corrective action to eliminate or minimize hazards.
Understand and respond appropriately to all safety hazards and warning devices (i.e. back-up alarms, smell of smoke, different colored warning tags, warning sirens).
Understand and implement lockout/tagout procedures in a safe manner.
Produce quality work, meeting requirements of NEC plans, specifications and industry standards.
Be motivated and work productively.
Perform all other job related duties as requested by supervisor.
Perform all other actions necessary to accomplish the foregoing essential job functions.
Coordinate work with other crafts and co-workers on the job.
Job Requirements and Qualifications:
Education, Experience or Formal Training:
- Must be a highly qualified journeyman electrician with working knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC). Should have all necessary licenses for the jurisdiction in which the work is to be performed. Must set standards of excellence in leadership, safety, quality and productivity for the members of his/her crew. In addition, must have all necessary tools (see Electrician tool list).
Ability to work in conditions common to a construction site including but not limited to rain, sleet, snow, dust, mud, heat, sun, cold, noise.
Ability to work irregular hours, weekends, and holidays.
Ability to work up to a 12-hour shift.
Ability to lift a maximum of 50 pounds.
Climb and maintain balance on formwork, steel framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
Move in and around confined and cluttered places, and uneven areas. Possess full range of motion and flexibility.
The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
TIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, minorities, veterans and the disabled to apply.TIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans and the disabled to apply.
Posting Notes: Hereford ||Texas (US-TX) ||United States (US)
Nearest Major Market: Amarillo