The Levy Company is currently hiring an experienced Highway Lighting & Traffic Signal FOREMAN for the Corpus Christi, Texas area. All candidates must adhere to strict safety standards while ensuring the highest quality of work is completed efficiently and timely.
The Highway Lighting & Traffic Signal Construction FOREMAN will guide a crew on various projects building traffic signals, highway and street lighting, infrastructure and Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) within Texas.
Essential Functions may include but are not limited to:
Reads utility locates, coordinates potholing, and ensure the worksite is safe for work and perform all required safety duties
Underground conduit, mounting devices, installing poles, and drilling caissons
Estimate material or worker requirements to complete jobs.
Ensure all material and equipment needed are available to complete the job prior to beginning work.
Installation of required equipment, wiring of equipment, and trouble shooting and integration of required equipment
Record and submit personnel, production, equipment, and other operational data on specified forms, reports, and systems.
Assign work based on employee qualifications and job procedures.
Assist workers engaged in construction activities, using hand tools and other equipment.
At least three years of industry experience with at least one year of recent experience erecting highway signage / lighting and traffic signals.
At least two years in a lead role providing guidance and direction to less senior crew members.
Valid class C driver license.
Highway construction experience.
Previous experience as a foreman.
Valid Texas commercial driver license.
IMSA Level 2 certification
Advanced understanding of construction practices and use of tools and equipment in construction.
Effective leadership skills with the ability to appropriately motivate subordinate employees.
Ability to operate heavy equipment such as backhoe, bucket truck, & boom truck.
Basic mathematical skills.
Advanced troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
Ability to organize own work and that of others.
Ability to comprehend and apply oral and written instructions.
Ability to provide oral and written instructions.
Ability to complete work accurately, timely, and safely under minimal supervision.
Work is performed in primarily outdoor environments with constant exposure to noise, dust, fumes, noxious odors, gases, mechanical and electrical hazards, moving objects, sharp edges, and temperature extremes.
Frequent operation of equipment with vibrating and moving parts.
Frequent and repeated hand and arm movement to manipulate tools, handles, and levers.
Frequent and repeated lifting from ground to various heights up to 50 pounds individually, and team lifting heavier items.
Frequent and repeated exerting of force up to 100 pounds.
Standing and walking for extended periods of time.
Frequent walking on uneven and / or unpaved terrain.
Frequent climbing steps, ladders, and in/out/onto vehicles.
Frequent and repeated bending, stooping, crawling, kneeling, reaching, and crouching.
Visual acuity to drive motor vehicles and mobile equipment and to read printed and electronic documents.
Hearing capacity to receive, perceive, and react to common driving and construction environment noises.
The above description covers the principal duties, responsibilities, and requirements of the job. This description is not intended to include all duties and responsibilities. Other miscellaneous, incidental, or similar duties, responsibilities, and qualifications may be required.
The Levy Company is a heavy highway and electrical construction company headquartered in Selma, Texas, just outside of San Antonio. With more than 18 years of successful projects led by founders with over 60 years of combined experience, The Levy Company has the proven skills and knowledge to safely and efficiently complete roadway and electrical projects of any size.