Carpenter Foreman

Crowder | Virginia Beach, VA

Posted Date 10/11/2019

Crowder is a Drug Free Workplace and E-Verify Employer

REQUIREMENTS:  ALL Applicants must be:

  • 18 years of Age
  • Able to Pass a Drug Test
  • Legally Eligible to Work in the US
  • Additional Requirements for Craftworkers:
    • Must have own transportation to and from jobsite every work day (driver's license not required)
    • Must provide own hand tools (excluding power tools)
    • May be expected to travel where the project requires (multi-state opportunities)


Primary function:  Lead craft workers and helpers to form footers, columns, walls, slabs and supported slabs. Read plans, shoot grade, and help pour concrete.



  • Study blueprints, sketches, and/or building plans for information.
  • Select specified type of lumber or other materials.
  • Prepare layout using rule and framing square.
  • Supervise cutting and assembly lines of materials using pencils, chalk, and a marking gauge.
  • Shape materials to prescribed measurements using saws, chisels, and planes.
  • Supervise the construction of forms and chutes for pouring concrete.
  • Make decisions to use built-in-place or prefabricated wooden forms.
  • Study blueprints and diagrams to determine type and dimension of forms to be constructed.
  • Inspect the erection of built-in-place forms or assemble and install prefabricated forms on a construction site.


Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Must have 5 years in construction field.Work within precise standards of accuracy.
  • Look at flat drawings or pictures and understand how they look as solid objects.
  • Follow oral and written directions, plans, and blueprints.
  • Must be able to break a job down into activities and plan to staff the job.
  • Must be able to fill out Pre-Task Planning sheets to ensure jobsite safety.



At the heart of Crowder’s Mission Statement is the commitment to “make a positive difference in the lives of our employees.” Our comprehensive benefits package is custom-designed to achieve that goal through access to the following benefits:

  • Health Plans, including Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Healthcare Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Wellness Program with Incentives
  • 401k Savings and Profit Sharing Plan with Matching Contributions
  • Life/AD&D Insurance
  • Supplemental Voluntary and Dependent Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Hospital Indemnity and Critical Illness
  • Company Paid Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Crowder YOUniversity Career-Based Training
  • Educational Assistance
  • Direct Deposit

Benefits may vary based on position and length of employment


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