Company: Wood
Skills: Civil Construction, Laborer
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Ville Platte, Louisiana, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Civil Foreman to work in Ville Platte, LA. Employee must be able to manage, supervise and coordinate an entire job dealing with all the various crafts that are present on the job site. Management will include the technical, safety, and human relations aspects of employment. The employee must be capable of identifying safety problems and correcting them promptly.

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required.
  • Examine and inspect work progress, equipment, and construction sites to verify safety and to ensure that specifications are met
  • Train workers in construction methods, operation of equipment, safety procedures, and company policies
  • Read specifications such as blueprints to determine construction requirements and to plan procedures
  • Assign work to employees, based on material and worker requirements of specific jobs
  • Confer with managerial and technical personnel, other departments, and contractors in order to resolve problems and to coordinate activities
  • Estimate material and worker requirements to complete jobs
  • Must have OSHA 30 certification

Skills / Qualifications

  • H igh School diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Related trade school education
  • Four years' experience in the telecommunications/wireless industry
  • Two to four years' experience managing or supervising a crew
  • General site construction and minor electrical experience preferred
  • Proven ability to operate equipment such as excavators and skid steers
  • Must have valid driver license

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.