General Foreperson- E&I, Mechanical, Piping - Future Opportunity


Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CA, T8L 0G8 Fort Mackay, AB, CA, T0P 1C0 Fort McMurray, AB, CA, T9H 2K4 Red Deer, AB, CA, T4N 3T3 Conklin, AB, CA, T0P 1H0


Position: General Foreperson- E&I, Mechanical, Piping - Future Opportunity 

Project Type: Turnaround/Shutdown 

Project Location: [[custProjLoc]] 

Shift: Day 

Schedule: Varied 

Accommodations: Camp, LOA, Drive-in

Travel Details: Travel Program, Charter Flights

GC: Graham

Allied Partner: Heartland Constructors Inc.

Reference Number: 21870 



Jardeg is recruiting General Forepersons (all disciplines) for Future Opportunities at multiple sites during the upcoming Spring Turnaround/Shutdown season. These will be Full-Time Temporary positions. Shift rotation and duration will vary by location/site. Travel Allowance, LOA and Retention Bonuses will be offered depending on the site. Some sites offer Charter flights whereas others are local and are drive-in daily.



  • Coach and mentor the Construction Operations staff on the project to safe work practices, quality workmanship, productivity and schedule.
  • Participate & conduct annual Performance Management reviews for the Foremen.
  • Promote and adhere to company’s Safety Management System.
  • Align Construction crews with adequate supervision and provide daily work instructions within area of supervision.
  • Coordinate Manpower movement within area of supervision.  Ensure coverage for all shift rotations.
  • Prepare a need assessment with the foremen in terms of equipment and materials. Work with Superintendent in requisitioning required items.
  • Monitors performance, progress and productivity of the project, and ensures the alignment of the construction to the project plans and drawings.
  • Ensure that all tools and equipment utilized have been inspected, in good repair, and color coded, as required.
  • Meet and review any issues or items out of scope from the field crew. Report these items to the Superintendent to requisition or create trend alerts.
  • Track and report daily progress against the Shift Work Assignment within the work package.
  • Regularly communicate work progress, schedule variance, crew and safety performance to the Discipline Superintendent.
  • Give daily guidance to the Foremen on the Workface.
  • Approve and submit any invoice/timesheets which have business unit expenditures to the appropriate project.
  • Ensure daily progress reports have been submitted by Foremen on shift.


Minimum Requirements:

  • 7+ years’ experience within an Industrial or Commercial Construction Projects.
  • 3+ years’ experience in a supervisory capacity.
  • Journeyperson Trade Certification in a related Construction trade.
  • A good understanding of scheduling software.


Safety Tickets:

  • CSTS - 09 / CSTS -2020

  • Standard First Aid

  • Confined Space

  • Elevated Work Platform

  • Fall Protection

  • Basic Rigging

  • Driver's License and 3 Year Abstract




With a significant presence in the construction, industrial maintenance, and turnaround sectors, Jardeg is the largest recruiter of skilled trades in Canada. In 2022 alone, we’ll be supporting over 10 million manhours of work and a peak headcount over 10,000.


If you’re a tradesperson working in Canada, our position across commercial, infrastructure, and industrial construction, plus maintenance and turnarounds means we have more than just a job for you. We have a lifetime of work.