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Construction Foreman: Cincinnati, OH

Department: Construction
Location: Cincinnati, OH

JOB TITLE: Construction Foreman

REPORTS TO: Project Superintendent

JOB SUMMARY: The foreman will be responsible for working directly with the Superintendent to assist with coordination of all site construction activities, including but not limited to safety and quality items, maintaining schedules and assisting with sub-contractor coordination. The foreman will be required to successfully assist with completing the project on schedule.


Key Performance Objectives:

  1. Assist the Superintendent to ensure the appropriate on-site (building and site) control points are adhered to throughout the project.
  2. Communicates plan and schedule changes, alternate work assignments, changes orders and scope revisions with the project team. This includes informing project team of all project delays (internal or external) with sub-contractors and vendors.
  3. Ensure all company employees and contractors are adhering to the company safety policy.

Operational Responsibilities

  1. Assist in day to day project activities and coordinating trades with the objective of maintaining the construction schedule to ensure on-time project completion.
  2. Communicating and monitoring safe work practices and environment with zero recordable incidents.
    1. Monitor all subcontractor activities to ensure 100% compliance with all G/C, OSHA, State, and Clients safety regulations.
    2. Verify all new subcontractor personal has attended proper safety orientation before their first day of work on-site.
    3. Assist in implementing all exterior site safety; including but not limited to all equipment, scaffolding, ROW permitting, debris zones, and surrounding traffic.

Organizational Responsibilities

  1. Adhere to established processes for documenting and tracking essential project activities in order to assure proper planning, organization and management of risk:
    1. Complete weekly site safety inspections.
      1. Distribute to all project team members, all hard copies are to be kept until job completion.
    2. Participate in Weekly Tool Box Talks, all project team members must sign weekly. All hard copies are to be kept until job completion.
    3. Maintain and complete Monthly Fire Extinguisher Inspections. All hard copies are to be kept until job completion.
  2. Handle the administrative duties of the position, including completion of all required project documentation.
    1. Maintain the equipment tracking sheet for respective project.
  3. Serve as an on-site representative for communicating project requirements, status and changes to ensure a smooth running project.
    1. Attend and participate in weekly coordination meetings; this may include taking minutes.
    2. Attend and participate in weekly on-site superintendent/foreman meetings.



  1. The position lifts heavy objects, walks and stands for long periods of time and performs strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions.
  2. The employee lifts, pushes, pulls or carries objects; uses abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue; and effectively jumps, sprints or throws objects.
  3. The position requires good manual dexterity (hand, hand with arm, two hands) and multi-limb coordination.

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