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Site Foreman

Grayson Carter & Son Contracting, Inc is hiring a Site 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: Site Foreman

Department: Field Operations

Supervisor: General Superintendent


Location: Athens, AL


Essential Job Functions:

  • Knowledge of Topcon GPS Systems including rovers, downloading files, etc.
  • Willing and able to operate all heavy construction equipment including Dozers, Trackhoes, Graders, etc.
  • Determine various types of soil and the best use for that soil
  • Familiar with the finish process after pipe installation is complete
  • Plan and install base to required specifications
  • Able to demonstrate thorough knowledge and skill of grading and finish work while applying hands-on supervision with effective leadership
  • 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 other documentation
  • Manage multiple jobs and crews as needed
  • 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
  • Train and develop crew members as necessary
  • Maintain a high level of quality work at all times
  • 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
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Represent and promote Grayson Carter and Son in a professional and honest manner


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 5+ years of Finish and/or Mass grade experience preferred
  • Knowledge of utilities preferred, such as – storm, sewer, water, and electric
  • Valid Driver’s License and clean MVR
  • Ability to communicate and convey information effectively
  • Must be physically able to stand, walk, sit, crouch, kneel, climb, and periodically lift 75 pounds
  • Knowledge of OSHA Standards
  • Ability to obtain Arsenal Badge preferred, but not required
  • Ability to obtain FBI Badge preferred, but not required
  • Dependable transportation
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) on all job sites as required
  • Work weekends and overtime as needed
  • Committed to attending work each day
  • Able to pass a pre-employment drug screen



  • Company Paid 50% of Single Health Insurance (Base Plan), Life Insurance and Disability Insurance
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance available
  • Voluntary Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability available
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Simple IRA Retirement Account with Company Match
  • Growth opportunities available based on performance and skill
  • Annual salary reviews with performance-based increases

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