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Turner Construction Company Labor Foreman - Night Shift - Des Moines in Des Moines, Iowa

Position Description: Responsible for leading, directing and coordinating the work of Turner trade employees. The Labor Foreman is responsible for ensuring safety, schedule delivery, quality of work performed and adherence to budget of theproject.

Reports to: Superintendent, Project Manager, Project Executive and Trades Manager

Schedule: Night shift schedule is typically from 5:00 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Monday through Friday. When necessary, must be flexible to work outside the Monday through Friday schedule, and overtime.


  • Be a working foreman while leading laborers to complete jobsite relatedprojects

  • Duties may include but are not limited to performing physical labor in assistance with jobsite clean-up, rough carpentry, site logistics, fencing, deck and platform building, protection systems, and construction wasteareas

  • Reviews jobsite needs with the superintendents andforeman

  • Participate in the activities of subcontractors andsuppliers

  • Oversee and making decisions related to the performance of work related to scheduling, delivery, logistics, quality control and trade employee staffinglevels

  • Completes and submits time sheets, daily construction reports, and required safety paperworkdaily

  • Participate in interviews and recommend hires for tradesstaff

  • Supervise and develop trade employees, as assigned, including providing input onor completing performanceappraisals

  • Address staff needs and resolve problems. Provide staff feedback, reward, and disciplineas required

  • Assist in scheduling and expediting the delivery of materials andequipment

  • Operate equipment such as forklifts, backhoe, skidsteer, excavator, compactors,and constructionhoist

  • Adhere to the overall site safety and quality programs as required and ensuring Trade employees/subcontractors compliance with Turner standards and all applicable safety codes, regulations, and jobsitesecurity

  • Maintainpositiveworkingrelationshipswithcustomers,contractors,suppliersandother employees

  • Ability to travel and accommodate night and weekend work asneeded

  • Display a high level of teamwork, integrity, commitment, and leadership in dailyoperations