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Foreman Westminster, MD

Date: Jan 13, 2021

Country: US, 16801

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Barrett Industries

HRI, Inc. is part of Barrett Industries, a leader in heavy civil construction in the northeastern United States.  HRI engages in heavy civil construction projects in Pennsylvania in addition to specific project work in Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia.  Since 1947, HRI’s mission has been to strengthen and grow by empowering our people, fostering innovation, and utilizing new technology. Barrett Industries is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Our company provides competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee.


The successful candidate will be responsible for direct hands-on work of a crew to produce units of construction, which are assigned on a project by a superintendent or project manager.  A HEC Foreman should be capable, among other responsibilities, with the installation of concrete, process pipe & mechanical equipment installation. The selected individual will ensure crew operates within HRI’s safety standards at all times. They will plan and assign work, track and account for labor hours and productivity, supervise activities of a construction a crew.

Main Responsibilites

Supervise work activities of construction crew members in their day to day activities

Familiarity with pipe and mechanical equipment installation

Ensure compliance with the Company’s Safety Policies and Procedures

Ensure crews have tools, materials, and instruction to complete tasks

Preplan schedule, manpower, and equipment needs on a daily, weekly and monthly basis with the Project Management Team

Coordinate material and labor needs with Project Superintendent

Report quantities to management staff

Understand and meet production rates to meet schedule and budget requirements



Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements

A minimum of 7 years’ experience in the construction industry

Proven track record working safely

Layout ability with the use of auto levels, lasers, and other survey equipment

Ability to calculate quantities for materials and supplies

Ability to effectively supervise small to midsized groups

Ability to read and interpret construction documents, plans and specifications

Effective communication and organizational skills

Ability to travel

Effective communication skills (both listening and verbal)

Good work ethic, professional, and positive attitude

Colas Inc.and its subsidiaries (HRI Inc.) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accomodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.  

Nearest Major Market: State College