Concrete Foreman/Leadman

Job Type:
Full Time
5 Years Experience

Job Description


  • Thorough knowledge of construction best practices
  • Monitors and manages all aspects of costs related to projects including budgeting
  • Know the details of the job and accurately plan for upcoming work
  • Inputs daily time cards and other paperwork (ie. Daily logs, equipment timesheets, etc.)
  • Complete equipment damage reports or other incident reports
  • Willing and able to jump in and do whatever is needed to get the job done.
  • Maximize problem-solving through communication with supervisors and coworkers, work hard to find solutions to problems and collaborate with the foreman on all issues.
  • Study specifications in blueprints, sketches or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
  • Proper use and care of company property (tools, equipment, vehicles)


  • Must have minimum of 5 years’ experience in Concrete Work, Civil work/Street Rehab projects as a Foreman.
  • Accurately read and interpret plans and specifications of each job.
  • Possess thorough knowledge of concrete installation
  • Ability to use a level and calculate elevations.
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints accurately
  • Read and understand blueprints to determine the scope of work: layout work, calculate quantities.
  • Determine number, sizes, shapes, and locations of reinforcing rods from blueprints, shop drawings or oral instructions
  • Able to read plans with the ability to suggest a change to owner’s representative to meet challenges in the field.  Able to use a level or transit and to calculate elevations
  • Possess a high level of attention to detail and quality
  • Ability to schedule, supervise, and direct field laborers.
  • Ability to multi-task without impacting attention to detail or quality of the final product.
  • Good Leadership skills, Communication (oral and written), and Inter-personal skills.
  • Self-starter and ability to make decisions independently.
  • Ability to Establish and set priorities.
  • Forward thinker
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with company policies and procedures
  • Must be able to take directions and complete tasks
  • Determine all types of construction joints
  • Order concrete
  • Use and care of a total station
  • Knowledge of ADA standards
  • Keep the jobsite clean to create a safe and productive work site
  • Build relationships with coworkers to ensure that team efforts are maximized and the highest quality product is delivered to our customer
  • Enhance the company’s reputation with diligently maintaining the appearance of the jobsites and company equipment. (i.e. clean job site, clean tools, and clean/organized trucks).
  • Promote the highest level of professionalism and ethics


  • Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel, Microsoft Project skills a plus.
  • Familiarity with KCMO, MoDOT and KDOT paperwork a plus.
  • Spanish & English communication skills a plus.
  • Reliable transportation required. Background and drug test required.
  • Compensation commensurate upon experience
  • Passing of Background and drug test required
  • Spanish & English communication skills a plus.


  • 401k Match
  • Profit Share Program
  • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance

Gunter Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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