Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Working Foreman/Woman to join our team!

Job Summary

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Working General Foreman will be responsible to lead construction projects according to strict deadlines and within budget; embracing the role of being the company’s key on-site representative. They will work closely with the Project Management team. As a General Foreman your role is to oversee the functions noted in bold below. A summary of responsibilities within each function are also outlined.


  • Ensure all safety requirements are followed and met, striving for zero safety incidents
  • Review Job Hazard Analysis’ completed by the appropriate Project Manager/Operations Support Specialist at the start of each project
  • Complete a worksite safety inspection on a weekly basis and submit for review
  • Assist JHSC reps and MOL inspectors during jobsite inspections
  • Abide by, and ensure all site personnel abide by the company’s H&S Manual, as well as the Occupational Health & Safety Act and Regulations for Construction Projects
  • Report any jobsite injury and/or illness in an immediate manner to the Operation Support Specialist and Project Manager

Overall Management of Project

  • Manage overall day-to-day operations on the jobsite
  • Understand the project scope, budget and schedule
  • Identify short, mid and long-term resource requirements for the project and make proper arrangements to ensure they are available on a timely basis
  • Lead and coordinate all activities related to employees, subcontractors, client staff and suppliers
  • Appoint a Supervisor for any period in which you are stepping away from the project
  • Ensure the proper level of quality is maintained while also attaining the milestones and financial goals of the project
  • Record all project related activities within such items as the Supervisor Log Book and the Weekly Job Report
  • Submit accurately completely paperwork to Project Manager on a timely basis
  • Ensure all company-owned equipment and tools are signed out, available, in good working order, properly stored and finally signed back in


  • Detailed, on-going, timely communications with Project Management (before shift, at breaks, etc.)
  • Project related communication with the client, based on Project Manager’s instructions
  • Project related communications with subcontractors and suppliers
  • Communicate to site staff on an ongoing basis (site talks, disciplinary action, coaching and training, etc.)


  • Champion company procedures, policies and initiatives to improve operations
  • Assess employee performance and provide feedback to the HR Manager
  • Participate in quarterly employee evaluations, providing timely and relevant feedback
  • Maintain any company provided vehicle in clean, properly serviced and presentable order


  • 5+ years of successful General Foreman experience within the construction industry
  • Strong technical background and aptitude
  • Willingness to continually develop self and others
  • An ability to effectively develop strong relationships with clients, fellow team members and suppliers
  • An ability to coach, mentor, motivate, direct and supervise team members
  • Strong communication and listening skills
  • High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency
  • Ability to work well individually and as part of a team

**This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities associated with the role. Other job-related duties may be assigned on an ongoing basis.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $29.00-$35.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 – 44 per week


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Overtime pay


  • construction: 5 years (required)

Work Location: In person

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About Stolk Construction Ltd

About us

Stolk Construction is a leading General Contractor, specializing in the industrial, institutional, and commercial sectors. Our primary mission is to deliver: quality; timely, professional service; innovative, efficient methods; and good value to our clients.

We do this according to the following principles:

  • We seek to develop positive relationships
  • We are task-focused
  • We hold ourselves to a high standard
  • We have GRIT
  • We always act with integrity

We’re proud of our strong team culture that fosters an environment of learning, development and safety. If you’re excited to be part of a winning team, Stolk Construction is a perfect place to get ahead and to grow within this fantastic industry.

Here’s what we offer:

  • Work-life balance
  • Competitive Pay
  • Team environment
  • Benefits
  • Career development
  • Diverse work
  • Apprenticeships
  • Pretty awesome team parties