Careers at Wagman

Position Description

Carpenter Foreman
City Dinwiddie
State/Territory Virginia
Employment Type Full Time Salaried
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Education Requirement:
High School graduate or equivalent required with basic reading and writing skills
Experience Requirement:
A minimum of five (5) years of heavy/highway and/or building construction experience preferred with heavy emphasis on formwork. Prefer a minimum of two (2) years of construction supervisory experience.
Special Skills:
Ability to work at heights up to 150ft. Blueprint/plan reading and interpretative skills, math skill
Travel Requirement:
Must be willing to travel.

Wagman is a fourth generation, family owned general contracting business serving the Mid-Atlantic and Southern Regions out of offices in Pennsylvania and Virginia. Wagman Heavy Civil’s core competencies include: design-build, bridges, structures, marine, modified concrete and geotechnical services. Wagman General Construction serves senior living, urban, institutional, healthcare and higher education markets.

We are currently looking for a Carpenter Foreman to join our team. Job duties include:

  1. Construct built-in-place or prefabricated wooden and/or metal forms, according to specifications, for molding concrete structures such as: piers, footers, retaining walls, abutments, parapets, caps, columns, bridge desks, etc.
  2. Lead/direct carpenter crew members by assigning individual members of the crew to specific tasks in order to assure that work assigned to the crews is performed properly and to the specification(s) while maintaining production schedule(s)
  3. Plan work to be performed in advance of performing such work; as well as determining material and/or equipment needed, informing project supervisors of such upcoming needs.
  4. Record keeping – complete daily time sheets, accident reports, planning meeting reports, etc.
  5. Responsible for the safety of those on the crew and will conduct all operations according to all applicable company and government safety rules. Will develop and maintain a proper crew attitude by conducting weekly Planning Meetings and displaying a positive safety attitude toward all daily operations performed.
  6. Responsible for monitoring compliance by all employees under his/her supervision with all company policies; may issue disciplinary action to employees when infractions of such policies occur – with overall review/approval of project superintendent and/or Human Resources.
  7. Other duties as assigned. 
 
Wagman offers an excellent benefits package including:
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance 
 

Wagman is proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.