Wood Framing Crew Foreman (Klamath Falls)

Moore Construction

compensation: $35+ Per hour + paid medical benefits
employment type: full-time
job title: Wood Framing Crew Foreman
Moore Construction has been providing custom wood framing services in Southern Oregon for over 24 years. Today we are the largest framing subcontractor in Southern Oregon, with multiple crews throughout the valley serving primarily commercial, multifamily, and prevailing wage jobs, as well as a wall panel manufacturing plant in White City, OR.

We have a team of respectful, professional and skilled people who take pride in their work. We're currently growing into the Klamath Falls region, with several large commercial projects beginning in just a few weeks, and are looking for local foreman to join our team.

The foreman is the driving force of every project and is responsible for leading by example, working to constantly improve themselves and their trade, developing an intimate understanding of the project plans and details, overseeing multiple crews, creating & keeping the project on schedule, anticipating material needs days in advance, communicating on a regular basis with the operations team, coaching employees, interacting with the superintendent and other subcontractors, and representing the company and its policies to all people.

A foreman is more than a highly skilled, well-seasoned carpenter; they are proven leaders who represent the face of Moore Construction management at the field level and have earned the respect of their coworkers. On a typical day the foreman is first to the job and last to leave. They know the plans well and coordinate with lead carpenters to solve problems and keep the project moving on schedule. They coordinate daily with the operations team to ensure materials and equipment is on-site well in advance. They conduct performance reviews and monitor employee attendance and time management each day. They work with the safety coordinator to create safety plans and ensure compliance with safety policies on the job site.

The work of foreman is fulfilling for the right person. Not only will you be responsible for successfully overseeing a project you can be proud of, but you will be helping create a safer and more fulfilling work environment for those on your crew.

  • Oversee the job at the field level to ensure all work is done safely, professionally, and exactly per plan.
  • Study the plans and prepare a project schedule prior to the start of the project; update the schedule during the job as occasion requires.
  • Conduct regular performance reviews for the workers on your job site.
  • Enforce attendance, break time, and safety policies at the job site level.
  • Delegate tasks, coach crewmembers, and solve problems professionally as they arise.
  • Estimate material and tool needs in advance and coordinate delivery with the operations team.
  • Interact with the superintendent to ensure a smooth and positive experience for the customer; communicate between operations team, the superintendent, and the crew in the field.
  • Attend regular foreman meetings at locations to determined.
  • Minimum 10 years’ wood framing experience - able to frame a 2-story home from the underfloor to the roof.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience managing a crew of 5+ carpenters or construction laborers.
  • Possesses their own carpentry tools.
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record.
  • Experienced forklift and aerial lift equipment operator.
  • Able to read architectural and structural plans and details fluently, and to grasp engineering concepts such as sheer transfer and roof engineering.
  • Proven ability to solve complex problems professionally.
  • Basic computer skills and ability to operate iPad.
  • Fluent in English. Bilingual candidates will be given special consideration.
  • Professional references able to be contacted prior to hiring.
Work Location
Active jobs in Ashland, Medford, and Grants Pass, including prevailing wage opportunities and possible out of town work. You are responsible for transporting yourself to and from work on time each day.

Work Schedule
Monday-Friday 7:00am - 3:30pm

Compensation & Benefits
  • $35+ Per hour with annual pay raise.
  • Company work vehicle.
  • Paid vacation.
  • Paid employee medical benefits.
  • Paid rollout & rollup.
  • Paid on-the-job training for technical skills, forklift certification, fall protection certification, OSHA10 & OSHA30, and more.

To apply, submit your resume to: jobs@bymooreconstruction.com
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

post id: 7758734590


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