CONSTRUCTION CAREERS

How do we retain our award-winning reputation as a leading General Contractor in Texas? 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.

Project Manager - Civil Construction – El Paso, TX | Full-Time

Provide overall management direction for infrastructure construction projects. Responsible for all phases of the construction project including: managing employees, subcontractors, owner relations, quality control, safety, schedule, and project budget.

Perform additional assignments per direction from Vice President, Operations Manager, or Area Manager as assigned.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Establish project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within boundaries of corporate policy. Plan, organize and oversee staff positions.
  • Monitor and control construction through administrative direction of the project team to ensure project is built on schedule, within budget and acceptable quality; 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 include cost forecasting.
  • Ensure all on-site personnel comply with project procedures, safety program requirements, work rules and company policies.
  • Prepare Owner Billings, change orders and purchase orders and review subcontractor draw requests.
  • Advise senior management of potential problems, interferences and schedule difficulties. Assist in circumventing/resolving such problems as required.
  • Manages and directs the following: Assistant Project Manager, Project Assistants, Superintendents and construction labor assigned to project.
  • Develop and maintain good relationships with Owners, Engineers and Subcontractors
  • Review contract conditions; ensure compliance with all contract terms
  • Manage, train, and supervise project team according to Company policy
  • Perform additional assignments at the direction of Senior Management.
  • 5 – 10 Years’ experience in project management of Civil Construction Projects

Skills and Specifications:

  • Effective problem-solving skills.
  • Competent computer skills to produce accurate and well-presented reports.
  • Able to present information in forms, tables, and spreadsheets.
  • Time Management, Organizational and communication skills
  • Should be committed to corporate values of diversity and teamwork.
  • Ability to operate under pressure.
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite of applications.
  • CPM Scheduling Software proficient – Primavera P6
  • Able to make presentation and conduct training meetings
  • Ability to delegate and follow-up
  • Fundamental knowledge of contract law and project accounting
  • Through understanding of all project management control systems (scheduling, cost control procurement and estimating)

Education and Qualifications:

  • Engineering, Construction Science, or Architectural degree or equivalent experience
  • Construction management experience (5-8 years, including supervisory skills)

Working conditions:

Work hours are typically Monday-Friday 8am – 5pm, must be able to work additional hours if needed to include weekends. 

Physical requirements:

Must be able to sit, stand, bend and walk for long periods of time. Able to lift, push, pull up to 20lbs.  Able to climb stairs.

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.
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.

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