The Industrial Company Pipe General Foreman in New Braunsfel, Texas

Pipe General Foreman

Location: New Braunsfel, TX, US

Date: May 18, 2017

TIC - The Industrial Company is a direct-hire, heavy industrial contractor providing world-class construction expertise in the areas of Power, Mining/Minerals Processing, Oil/Gas/Chemical, Renewable Energy, and Food & Beverage. Our financial stability, broad range of specialized capabilities and outstanding performance record make TIC the contractor of choice for heavy industrial construction. Our unique company culture of craft professionals who are Powered by People©, include an outstanding safety environment where “Nobody Gets Hurt”, with mutually developed career plans for your success. We have a work hard, play hard attitude and meaningful involvement in local communities.

TIC – The Industrial Company is seeking Pipefitter General Foreman.

The successful candidate shall manage and supervise the planning, lay-out, installation, testing and repair of all types of piping systems in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes and industry standards. Plan and coordinate the efforts of the foremen and leadmen under his/her supervision and motivate them to accomplish the work safely, correctly and efficiently. Work with or supervise other crafts at levels appropriate to training and skills as requested by project supervision.


Be able to perform all of the essential functions of craft workers under his/her supervision.

Perform task planning to safely and efficiently carry out all aspects of that work assigned.

Train/teach safety practices, policies and procedures related to an employee's assigned tasks and ensure that foremen do the same.

Gain a complete understanding of the scope of work and the related parts of the project.

Develop a thorough understanding of the project plans, specifications and schedule as they relate to that portion of the work assigned; and review with foremen/leadmen at start of and throughout the project.

Delegate and communicate safety concerns, work scope, plans, budgeted manhours & schedules to the foremen & leadmen.

Plan and communicate with the warehouse, purchasing and supervisor to assure that an adequate supply of tools, materials and equipment are available.

Monitor quality of workmanship and assure that correct construction procedures are followed and that work is in compliance with the plans and specifications.

Review and approve crew's timecards for correct hours and phase coding.

Prepare & monitor the progress of the work accomplished relative to the 3-week Short Interval Schedule.

Provide on-the-job training to subordinates.

Complete performance reviews of foremen and leadmen.

Understand and periodically review project master schedule.

Monitor productivity rates and review with foremen/leadmen.

Prepare daily reports completely and accurately.

Investigate accidents and act to prevent future occurrences; prepare accident/incident reports and review accidents and the causes with employees.

Ensure that construction equipment is correctly operated and maintained.

Ensure that Quality Control forms are available & being completed; review, approve & submit to supervisor.

In addition, perform other job specific duties and have a basic understanding of the scheduling, material control and unit manhour performance, estimating fundamentals and job cost management systems.

Education, Experience or Formal Training:

Must have a working knowledge of pipe fitting techniques and methods for different types of piping systems and pipe couplings.

Must set standards of excellence in leadership, safety, quality, and productivity for the members of his/her crew.

Working Environment & Physical Demands:

Ability to work in conditions common to a construction site including but not limited to rain, sleet, snow, dust, mud, heat, sun, cold, noise.

Ability to work irregular hours, weekends, and holidays.

Ability to work up to a 12-hour shift.

Ability to lift a maximum of 50 pounds.

Climb and maintain balance on formwork, steel framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.

Move in and around confined and cluttered places, and uneven areas. Possess full range of motion and flexibility.

The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

TIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, minorities, veterans and the disabled to apply.TIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans and the disabled to apply.

Posting Notes: New Braunsfel ||Texas (US-TX) ||United States (US)