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General Foreman

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Date: Mar 15, 2019

City/State/Province: Muncy, US, 17756

Company: Colas

The road to your future starts with HRI, Inc.

In 1947, Herbert R. Imbt founded a small construction company in State College, Pennsylvania with only a few pieces of equipment.  During the following decades, HRI, Inc., as the company was later renamed, expanded geographically to cover areas outside of central Pennsylvania, including much of Central, Eastern, and Western Pennsylvania.  Operations also expanded to include paving, water, sewer, airport, highway, and bridge projects as well as asphalt plants. In 1999, HRI, Inc. was purchased by Colas, Inc., a worldwide leader in the construction industry, with numerous construction businesses throughout the United States.  Today, HRI, Inc. benefits from being part of a much larger organization while maintaining local control over our activities and the close ties to the communities we serve. HRI operates as a subsidiary of Barrett Industries. Under Barrett, HRI serves everyone from small contractors to government agencies and Fortune 500 companies.

HRI, Inc. upholds the highest standards of safety, environmental stewardship, and ethical conduct. We provide advanced solutions for our customer’s needs while having a positive impact on our local communities, generating sustainable growth, and long-term value for our shareholders. Our mission is to strengthen and grow our infrastructure products and services by empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain. We are strong, stable, and growing.  

“We Build the Roads You Travel”


As a leading Heavy Civil Contractor, HRI, Inc. is seeking Foreman in the Williamsport, PA area. HRI offers a competitive salary, along with an exceptional employee compensation package

Primary Function:


A craftsman with extensive skill and experience level, able to manage a crew consisting of carpenters, finishers, and laborers to safely perform construction tasks. 



  •  Job requires ability to perform tasks on all areas and aspects of construction project, including the ability to work with tools, lumber, and materials. 
  • Basic Carpentry as it relates to the building and bracing of wooden forms and false work.
  • Drive Pile – must be able to work off the ground positioning pile in leads, climbing ladders up to 60 feet.
  • Steel and Concrete Girder Erection – must be able to work off the ground assembling and guiding girders into final position, including handling as needed to preset.
  • Able to clearly explain steps, provide clear directions and answer questions while organizing subordinates.
  • Able to properly train subordinates on the tasks being performed.
  • Able to work and supervise others in a safe manner within the guidelines of the company’s policies.
  • Have mathematical and analytical skills necessary to do timesheets, including quantities.
  • Able to read and check grades.
  • Able to identify potential schedule conflicts, and problems and communicate with Supervisor.
  • Able to read blueprints and assist Supervisor with formulation of work plan.
  • Be able to successfully train a replacement.
  • While supervising a crew, be able to communicate, inspect, handle conflict, and follow directions.
  • Able to read plans, perform simple layout with minimal supervision.




  • Plan and schedule own work and crews on a daily/weekly basis.
  • Perform multiple technical skills – proficient in four (4) areas of structural operations:
  • Steel Erection
  • Form/Construct Overhangs
  • Substructure Concrete
  • Pile Driving
  • Understand the basics of cost control, equipment operations and project requirements.
  • Effectively manage the work plan and a crew of 5-6 employees with minimal supervision.


  • Must be able to work off the ground and elevated heights.
  • Ability to lift and manipulate objects up to 80 lbs. for 50 feet is required.


  • 5+ years in bridge/heavy highway construction in Lead man/Lead Carpenter/Foreman role. 
  • Some supervisory experience.
  • Valid Driver’s License and good driving record required.















Work Place Values/Requirements:







HRI, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to promoting diversity and maintaining a drug-free workplace. It is our policy to ensure that applicants are considered for employment based on their qualifications without regard to their race, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expressions, sexual orientation, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), immigration status, citizenship, genetic information, medical conditions, protected veteran status, uniform service member status, familial status, marital status, registered domestic partner status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants are treated on the basis of their job-related qualifications, ability and performance. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants and provide a workplace free of harassment and discrimination.  This Policy applies to aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, termination, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here and here.  For notification on E-Verify click here and for information on Right to Work, click here.

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Nearest Major Market: Williamsport

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