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Underground Foreman

Date: Apr 7, 2021

Country: Alberta, CA, T8V 6T4

Company: Colas



4201 93 Street, Grande Prairie, AB T8V 6T4   Telephone: (780) 532-1790 

Wapiti Gravel Suppliers, a division of NPA Ltd. is one of Western Canada’s largest paving contractors, with over 700 employees helping us provide our products and services throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories. Our equipment fleet and shops are among the most modern in our business. We take pride in our employees and place a high-value on establishing a workplace where people are challenged and respected every day.

Key Responsibilities

  • Schedule, coordinate and supervise the daily activities of employees
  • Supervise and direct employees in performing operations safely and according to company’s policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all operations are performed with the utmost regard for the safety and health of all employees involved
  • Conduct site safety inspections, safety meetings and hazard assessments
  • Assign tasks for workers and communicate what needs to be done and how it needs to be done
  • Collect and track time for all workers on the job site
  • Order and track supplies needed for the job
  • Recognize and solve any issues that may come up
  • Deal with any disputes between employees, discipline employees when required
  • Understand and be capable to operate any equipment on the job site
  • Pre-job planning (planning for the next day)
  • Double check the work of employees
  • Keeping track of employees competency level (Green vs. Experienced)
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • All other duties that are required.


  • High school graduation
  • More than 3 years of experience in related industry
  • Knowledge of water, sanitary and storm systems
  • Valid Driver’s License, Class 5 minimum

Wapiti Gravel Suppliers is pleased to offer the successful candidate an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits, including a pension plan, educational assistance, excellent opportunities for professional growth, and more.

We thank all candidates for their interest in a position with Wapiti Gravel Suppliers, however only candidates selected to move forward will be contacted.