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United Infrastructure Gro Foreman in Greenville, South Carolina

United Infrastructure Group continues to be a leader in the transportation construction industry in the southeast with a 90+ year history of delivering successful projects by hiring exceptional employees to work in a professional family environment. UIG is committed to developing the best workforce possible by constantly recruiting, training, and promoting construction industry professionals throughout our organization.

Our comprehensive benefits package is custom-designed to achieve that goal through access to the following benefits:

  • Highly Competitive Salaries

  • Generous Performance Bonuses

  • Robust Subsistence Allowances

  • Comprehensive Health Plans with Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Strong 401k Savings and Profit Sharing Plan with 100% Matching Contributions

  • Significant Paid Time Off

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Training, Education, Certification, and Qualification Assistance

  • Benefits may vary based on position and length of employment.

Foreman Primary Work Function: A craftsman with extensive skill and experience level, able to manage a crew consisting of carpenters, finishers, and laborers to safely perform construction tasks.

Typical Duties include but are not limited to:

+ + Job requires ability to perform tasks on all areas and aspects of construction project, including the ability to work with tools, lumber, and materials.

  • Ability to lift and manipulate objects up to 80 lbs.

  • Ability to work at heights up to and above 10 feet.

  • Basic Carpentry as it relates to the building and bracing of wooden forms and falsework.

  • Drive Pile – must be able to work off the ground positioning pile in leads, climbing ladders up to 60 feet.

  • Steel and Concrete Girder Erection – must be able to work off the ground assembling and guiding girders into final position, including handling as needed to preset.

  • Able to clearly explain steps, provide clear directions and answer questions while organizing subordinates.

  • Able to properly train subordinates on the tasks being performed.

  • Able to work and supervise others in a safe manner within the guidelines of the company’s policies.

  • Have mathematical and analytical skills necessary to do timesheets, including quantities.

  • Able to read and check grades.

  • Able to identify potential schedule conflicts, and problems and communicate with Supervisor.

  • Able to read blueprints and assist Supervisor with formulation of work plan.

  • Be able to successfully train a replacement.

  • While supervising a crew, be able to communicate, inspect, handle conflict, and follow directions.

    Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Able to read plans, perform simple layout with minimal supervision.

  • Plan and schedule own work and crews on a daily/weekly basis.

  • Perform multiple technical skills – proficient in four (4) areas of structural operations:

  • Steel Erection

  • Form/Construct Overhangs

  • Substructure Concrete

  • Pile Driving

  • Understand the basics of cost control, equipment operations and project requirements.

  • Effectively manage the work plan and a crew of 5-6 employees with minimal supervision.

  • Minimum of five+ years in bridge/heavy highway construction in Leadman/Lead Carpenter/Foreman I role.

  • Some supervisory experience.

  • Valid Driver’s License and good driving record required.

REQUIREMENTS: ALL Applicants must be:

  • 18 years of Age

  • Able to pass a Drug Test

  • Legally Eligible to Work in the US