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Labor Foreman

Grayson Carter & Son Contracting, Inc is hiring a Labor Foreman! 


We are a large civil construction company that feels like a family business. North Alabama is growing and our company is growing with it! We’re investing in the future of North Alabama by planning, creating, and designing the infrastructure that supports the growth of North Alabama by developing people, relationships, and communities. Our team members put safety first, are responsible and responsive, and they take ownership of the job. We started small–one man and one dozer–and we’ve grown a great team that supports large-scale jobs across our region. Come join us!

 Position Title:            Labor Foreman
Department:              Field Operations
Supervisor:                Finish Superintendent
Location:                    Athens, AL


Essential Job Functions:

·         Install silt fence on various job sites according to specifications  

·         Complete general labor tasks such as laying sod, unrolling straw mats, blowing hay, spreading seed, pressure washing, and other tasks as needed

·         Correct and document any ADEM issues or fixes

·         Coordinate with the Warehouse Superintendent to obtain all necessary materials and supplies

·         Willing and able to operate all heavy construction equipment as needed

·         Read specifications, such as blueprints, to determine construction requirements and procedure planning

·         Provide complete supervision and responsibility for the job site field operations

·         Submit time and attendance for all employees on the crew

·         Calculate and enter production quantities, cost, and documentation

·         Proactively plan, schedule, and coordinate work each day including scheduling trucks, equipment, and tools

·         Locate, measure and mark site locations or placement of structures or equipment

·         Work within precise limits and standards of accuracy

·         Maintain a high level of quality work at all times

·         Solve problems and provide possible solutions in a timely manner

·         Maintain good relationships with Technicians, Foreman, Superintendents, Inspectors, Developers, and other co-workers at all times

·         Follow all safety rules and regulations while performing work tasks

·         Ensure all crew members follow all safety rules and regulations at all times

·         Train and develop crew members as necessary

·         Perform other duties as assigned

·         Represent and promote Grayson Carter and Son in a professional and honest manner


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

·         2+ years of general labor experience preferred

·         Ability to communicate and convey information effectively

·         Must be physically able to stand, walk, sit, crouch, kneel, and climb on various terrain

·         Must be physically able to periodically lift 75 pounds

·         Knowledge of OSHA Standards

·         Ability to obtain Arsenal and FBI Badge preferred but not required

·         Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) on all job sites as required

·         Available to work all week days, weekends, and hours as needed 

·         Committed to attending work each day

·         Requires personal transportation to job sites

·         Able to pass pre-employment drug screen

·         Valid Driver’s License and clean MVR

·         Current Employees: 95% or higher attendance rating



·         Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance available

·         Company Paid Life Insurance and Disability Insurance

·         Voluntary Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability

·         Paid Time Off

·         Paid Holidays

·         Retirement Account with Company Match

·         Growth opportunities available

·         Annual salary reviews with performance-based increases


Grayson Carter and Son Contracting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.