Maintenance General Field Foreman

Position: Opening(s) you applied on or indicated interest
Location: New Lenox Illinois 60451
Start Date: Start ASAP
End Date: Long Term
Job Details:
This position is at a nested maintenance site in the Joliet, IL area.
Job Description:

The right candidate must have ten years’ experience in the petrochemical industry or related field, with previous experience as a fieldsupervisor. You will be responsible for all phase of work including, but notlimited to, safety, quality and directing day-to-day activities.


Responsible for understanding allapplicable blueprints, specifications, procedures, work schedules and standardsfor assigned work

Motivate crews through effective teammember relations and strong leadership to meet quantity and qualityexpectations

Resolve problems with Field Supervisorsor crafts timely and fairly

Maintain daily logs to permanentlyrecord all significant project facts, events, conditions, delays, visitors,client communications, commitments, agreements and approvals

Implement scheduling, planning and costcontrol concepts

Monitor manpower needs throughout theproject and ensures that proper qualified team members are on site

Plan work schedule and communicate workrequirements

Coordinate priorities in various areasof the project to ensure the appropriate crews are working on the projectpriorities

Organize and schedule constructionequipment to enhance manpower utilization

Notifies Superintendent and/or ProjectManager of tool, equipment or material needs

Communicate any delays or scopedeviations to the Superintendent and/or client.

You must have previous experience withthe following skills.

  • Broad industrial construction knowledge
  • High skill level in appropriate discipline
  • Working knowledge of computes, including Word, Excel ad Outlook
  • Working knowledge of project schedules
  • Excellent leadership and team building skills
  • Good communication, coaching and counseling
  • Excellent customer relationship skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to read and understand project drawings
  • General estimating skills
  • Good understanding of the change order process
  • Basic drafting skills
  • Good understanding of the billing process
  • NCCER certification preferred, but not required
  • Must have formalized training in leadership, coaching, interpersonal communication and building team relationships

Post Hire Requirements:

Always be in compliance with all of Starcon and clients’safety and quality control procedures.

Work Environment

The work environment will require you to work in SCBA, specialprotective PPE specific to the unit and working at heights. Extended work hoursmay be required. Exposure to outdoor weather conditions. Must be physicallyable to carry up to 50 lbs. of tools and/or material.