Civil Construction Foreman

Thompson Bros. (Constr.) Group is currently seeking a charismatic and experienced individual to join our team as a Site Foreman. Reporting to a Site Superintendent, the Site Foreman is involved in a wide range of earthworks construction activities.

Location: Fort McMurray, AB.

Education Level: See Qualifications

Overall Responsibilities:

  • With direction from the Site Superintendent, the Site Foreman will organize the job site and crew to carry out the project plan
  • Assist with the coordination of machine and manpower movement throughout the project
  • Establish and communicate tasks to crew members to ensure they clearly understand their respective roles and responsibilities
  • Ensure compliance and enforcement of corporate health and safety policies and procedures
  • Directly supervise all phases of the project and ensure quality control testing is completed and accurate
  • Attend site meetings when required
  • Perform work direction talks
  • Complete Daily Foremen Reports


  • Minimum 3 years experience in the Heavy Civil Earthworks Construction and/or Mining Industry
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to work in the Fort McMurray area and live in remote camps, working a rotational schedule
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certification
  • Oil Sands Safety Association (OSSA) Certification
  • Leadership for Safety Excellence
  • Must be able to pass a pre-access drug and alcohol test

Additional Information:

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

This is a temporary full-time position located in our Fort McMurray, AB. operations center that is project specific and the duration of our work is heavily dependent on our clients and the decisions we make as a group.

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Thompson Construction Group is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.