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How do we retain our award-winning industry reputation, year after year? Jordan Foster’s people are the difference. We recruit the best talent possible and integrate them into our highly qualified and experienced construction teams. This approach creates powerful energy, passion, and innovation for every project. When you work on a Jordan Foster team, you have the opportunity to work closely with owners and designers to help them realize their dreams while building your career.

BENEFITS FOR SALARIED EMPLOYEES

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plan options
  • Life and Disability Insurance options
  • Paid vacation, sick leave and company holidays
  • 401k match

 

OPEN POSITIONS

If you are a qualified, passionate candidate and interested in an open position, submit your resume or completed application to hr@jordanfosterconstruction.com.

Superintendent – El Paso, TX | Full-Time

Jordan Foster Construction is currently seeking a Superintendent for our El Paso location to Schedule, coordinate and supervise craft employee activities.  May involve supervising one or more trade groups (concrete finishers, carpenters, laborers, etc.) working in particular construction discipline. Provide overall on-site administrative and technical management on construction project site.

Job Duties:

  • Must be willing to travel if required.
  • Supervise total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule.  Determine man power levels, material quantities, equipment and those requirements are maintained.
  • Supervise craft employees and/or other contractors as required by the contract.
  • Ensure that time cards are completed to accurately reflect hours worked
  • Provide technical assistance.  Interpret drawings, recommending construction methods and equipment as required.
  • Assist project management in developing and implementing project procedures, working documents, standards, etc.
  • Ensure all on-site personnel comply with project procedures, safety program requirements, work rules and company policies. Document all violations, notify project management, and recommend/implement corrective actions as required up to suspensions and terminations.
  • Assume responsibility for productivity of crafts, efficient use of materials and equipment, and contractual performance of the project.
  • Responsible for scheduling, inspections, quality control and job site Safety.
  • Maintain a daily job site log.
  • Advise senior level supervision/project management of potential problems, interferences and schedule difficulties.  Assist in circumventing/resolving such problems as requires.
  • Generate two-week log ahead of schedule.
  • Scheduling, Inspections, Quality Control and jobsite safety.
  • Maintain a daily jobsite safety log.
  • Perform additional assignments per Project Manager and Vice President’s direction.

Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential   functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to feel, handle; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those on employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. Employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high and precarious places; extreme cold; and extreme heat. Employee occasionally will be exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibrations. Noise level is usually loud.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and /or related experience.
  • Minimum 5 years construction experience preferably in a supervisory capacity.
  • Working knowledge of various construction disciplines, cost construction, scheduling, safety regulations, engineering drawings and other documents required. Computer knowledge.
  • May be required to use personal computer for emails, scheduling and time tracking.
  • Ability to supervise and evaluate craft personal essential.
  • OSHA 30 hr Course
  • Computer Skills:  Microsoft Package (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to work with numerous contractors and sub-contractors in an efficient manner.
  • Must pass background check.
Superintendent – San Antonio, TX | Full-Time

Jordan Foster Construction is currently seeking a Superintendent for our San Antonio location to schedule, coordinate and supervise craft employee activities.  May involve supervising one or more trade groups (concrete finishers, carpenters, laborers, etc.) working in particular construction discipline. Provide overall on-site administrative and technical management on construction project site.

Job Duties:

  • Must be willing to travel if required.
  • Supervise total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule.  Determine man power levels, material quantities, and equipment; and, ensure those requirements are maintained.
  • Supervise craft employees and/or other contractors as required by the contract.
  • Ensure that time cards are completed to accurately reflect hours worked.
  • Provide technical assistance.  Interpret drawings, recommending construction methods and equipment as required.
  • Assist project management in developing and implementing project procedures, working documents, standards, etc.
  • Ensure all on-site personnel comply with project procedures, safety program requirements, work rules and company policies. Document all violations, notify project management, and recommend/implement corrective actions as required up to suspensions and terminations.
  • Assume responsibility for productivity of crafts, efficient use of materials and equipment, and contractual performance of the project.
  • Responsible for scheduling, inspections, quality control and job site Safety.
  • Maintain a daily job site log.
  • Advise senior level supervision/project management of potential problems, interferences and schedule difficulties.  Assist in circumventing/resolving such problems as requires.
  • Generate three-week look ahead schedule.
  • Scheduling, Inspections, Quality Control and jobsite Safety.
  • Maintain a daily jobsite safety log.
  • Perform additional assignments per Project Manager’s and/or Operations Manager’s direction.

Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to feel, handle; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. Employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high and precarious places; extreme cold; and extreme heat. Employee occasionally will be exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibrations. Noise level is usually loud.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Engineering or Construction Management degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and /or related experience.
  • Minimum 5 years construction experience preferably in a supervisory capacity.
  • Working knowledge of various construction disciplines, cost construction, scheduling, safety regulations, engineering drawings and other documents required. Computer knowledge.
  • May be required to use personal computer for emails, scheduling and time tracking.
  • Ability to supervise and evaluate craft personal essential.
  • OSHA 30 hr Course is a plus
  • Computer Skills:  Microsoft Package (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint), Primavera Schedule is a plus
  • Ability to work with numerous contractors and sub-contractors in an efficient manner.
  • Must pass background check.
Assistant Superintendent – Dallas, TX | Full-Time

​Jordan Foster Construction is seeking an Assistant Superintendent to aid in the overview of a project. This position will be responsible for assisting in promoting safety awareness, schedule, coordinate, and supervise craft employee activities. May involve supervising one or more trade groups (concrete finishers, carpenters, laborers, etc.) working in particular construction discipline. The successful candidate will assist project management staff in providing overall on-site administrative and technical management on construction project site. Assist in the supervision of total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget, and schedule. Assist in determining man power levels, material quantities, and equipment maintenance. Ensure that time cards are completed to accurately reflect hours worked. Assist project management in developing and implementing project procedures and working documents. Advise senior level supervision/project management of potential problems, interferences, and schedule difficulties.

Perform additional assignments per direction from Project Manager and Vice President.

Requirements:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and /or related experience.
  • Minimum 5 years construction experience preferably in a supervisory capacity.
  • Working knowledge of various construction disciplines, cost construction, scheduling, safety regulations, engineering drawings and other documents required.
  • Ability to supervise and evaluate craft personnel essential.
  • Must have computer knowledge.
  • Supervision experience of high-end finishes, mid-rise and high-rise hospitality, and residential projects.
Project Assistant – San Antonio, TX | Full-Time

In this role, you will oversee tasks delegated to you by the project manager, coordinate with all necessary vendors and service providers, and ensure that the project is moving forward on time and on budget. You will need to be highly organized, adaptable, and able to prioritize tasks while working independently. The ability to motivate others and keep them on task in a positive and encouraging manner is also a must-have skill in this position. Position may require working at the jobsite. 

Summary of Essential Job Functions

  • Work collaboratively with the project manager and team to maximize productivity
  • Collaborate with the whole project team, contributing to the entire project lifecycle
  • Organize and monitor schedules and ensure that deadlines are met
  • Coordinate efforts within the team and with outside consultants efficiently
  • Report updates verbally and in written form to management
  • Monitor budget and help ensure resources are used efficiently
  • Help discern requirements and assign tasks to team members
  • Complete any necessary administrative tasks, such as research and email
  • Continuously demonstrate commitment to clients’ needs and confidentiality 

 Requirements and Qualifications

  • Coursework or Associate degree in a relevant field
  • Excellent computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and an aptitude for problem-solving
  • Collaborative working style and team-player attitude
  • Positive and encouraging personality
  • Able to work independently with little supervision
  • Highly motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Reliable, trustworthy, and committed to the team’s success
  • Outstanding organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks
  • Able to thrive in a high-volume, deadline-driven work environment

Qualifications/Skills Given Extra Consideration

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience in the industry 
  • Significant hands-on experience with industry-specific software

 

Project Engineer – El Paso, TX | Full-Time

Jordan Foster Construction is seeking a teammate that is currently working as a Project Engineer or Assistant Project Manager. The ideal candidate will be responsible for assisting the project manager and project team with project documentation and control, job cost accounting, scheduling, and construction supervision efforts. In order to be successful, this candidate should feel comfortable taking on many tasks that require various skills, and appropriately prioritizing those tasks.

Qualifications:

  • A passion for building
  • 3 to 5 years of experience building commercial construction projects
  • 4 year college degree
  • Primavera, P6 or other scheduling software
  • Creation and distribution of RFI’s
  • Efficient with submittal review and processing
  • A strong understanding of Building Information Modeling and associated software
Project Engineer – San Antonio, TX | Full-Time

Jordan Foster Construction is seeking a teammate that is currently working as a Project Engineer or Assistant Project Manager. The ideal candidate will be responsible for assisting the project manager and project team with project documentation and control, job cost accounting, scheduling, and construction supervision efforts. In order to be successful, this candidate should feel comfortable taking on many tasks that require various skills, and appropriately prioritizing those tasks.

Qualifications:

  • A passion for building
  • 3 to 5 years of experience building commercial construction projects
  • 4 year college degree
  • Primavera P6 or other scheduling software
  • Creation and distribution of RFI’s
  • Efficient with submittal review and processing
  • Proficient in CMiC
Survey Party Chief – Austin, TX | Full-Time

The Project Survey Party Chief is the project’s principle surveyor, responsible for maintaining high quality performance of construction surveying on the project.  He or she reports to the Area Survey Manager.  Duties and responsibilities include the following:

Personnel

  • Work with Area Survey Manager and other Construction surveyors to develop skills, such as:
    • Interpreting contract drawings
    • Performing calculations
    • Learning how to use the company’s surveying software
    • Building Digital Terrain Models
    • Discovering conflicts in the geometry of the contract drawings early enough to avoid delay to the project.
    • Proper use of the surveying equipment
    • Surveying methods
    • Speed and accuracy
    • Correcting mistakes
    • Measuring and calculating production quantities
  • Provide direct, constructive feedback to Area Survey Manager on Project specific needs for improvement.
  • Report on the Project progress to Area Survey Manager, Construction Manager, Project Manager, Project Superintendent and Project Engineer.
  • Assist in recruiting new construction surveying personnel.

Construction Surveying

  • Study the contract documents in order to:
    • Identify surveying task load
    • Recommend personnel and equipment needs
    • Early identification of drawing errors and special considerations
  • Assist Area Survey Manager in discovering and resolving conflicts in the contract drawings and specifications and at the interface between our work and the work of subcontractors.
  • Ensure that sound surveying methods and techniques are practiced on each of our projects.
  • Ensure that shop drawings and submittals are studied in order to coordinate their information with geometry of the contract drawing.

Requirements:
Must have previous experience in the surveying of construction jobs. Proficient with standard Microsoft Office application and working knowledge of surveying software. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written. Able to multi-task and meet deadlines.

Project Manager - Landscape – El Paso, TX | Full-Time

The Project Manager provides overall management direction for field projects. Execute and finalize projects according to strict deadlines and within budget. This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants in order to deliver projects according to plan. The Project Manager will also define the project’s objectives and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Establish project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within boundaries of corporate policy. Plan, organize and staff key field positions.
  • Monitor and control construction through administrative direction of the on-site Superintendent to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget; investigate potentially serious situations and implement corrective measures.
  • Represent company in project meetings; assist in negotiations and strategy meetings.
  • Manage financial aspects of contracts to protect the company’s interest.
  • Ensure all on-site personnel comply with project procedures, safety program requirements, work rules and company policies.
  • Generate and approve payment applications, change order and purchase orders.
  • Advise senior level management of potential problems, interferences and schedule difficulties. Assist in circumventing/resolving such problems as requires.
  • Perform additional assignments per Vice President’s direction.
  • Manages and directs the following: Assistant Project Manager, Project Engineers, Superintendents and construction labor assigned to project.
  • Develop and maintain good relationships with Owners, Architect and Subcontractors
  • Review contract conditions; ensure compliance with all contract terms
  • Manage, train, and supervise project team according to Company policy
  • Keep project on a timely schedule
  • Management of landscape installations

Skills and Specifications

  • Effective problem-solving skills.
  • Competent keyboard skills to produce accurate and well presented reports.
  • Able to present information in forms, tables, and spreadsheets.
  • Good verbal communication as well as through writing skills.
  • Should be committed to diversity and equality culture.
  • Ability to operate under pressure.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and Internet Explorer.
  • Proficient in drafting and design software programs proficiently.
  • Knowledge and experience of landscape construction
  • Experience in landscape industry required.
  • Able to meet deadlines.
  • Able to make presentation and conduct training meetings
  • Excellent organizational skills and time management skills
  • Ability to organize and multi-task activities
  • Ability to delegate and follow-up
  • Profit driven – seeks ways to cut costs and improve efficiency
  • Technically competent and skilled

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