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Foreman - Building and Construction

Architectural Testing Inc
Farmingdale, NY 11735
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Intertek, a leading provider of ATIC (Assurance, Testing, Inspection, and Certification) Services, is looking for a Foreman to join our Building & Construction team in Farmingdale, NY.

This position is responsible for coordinating and supervising subordinates, equipment, and schedule at a regional laboratory or for a specific department at the Farmingdale, NY laboratory.

What you'll do:

  • Train, coordinate, and supervise subordinates, and work with subordinates to accomplish test schedule and satisfy customers' requests
  • Coordinate and supervise equipment and schedule, and advise lab manager of any scheduling difficulties and/or necessary changes
  • Take full responsibility for all assigned projects
  • Obtain and review job files in order to thoroughly understand contract requirement
  • Review and supervise test buck and chamber builds and confirm that they adhere to client's specifications
  • Prepare tests in a timely manner
  • Spot check work in progress and motivate subordinates
  • Review testing and provide direction as needed
  • Obtain and keep inventory of job specific required materials
  • Perform and/or witness testing in accordance with referenced specifications and procedures as necessary (in accordance with and pursuant to documented training)
  • Perform other work as required

What it takes to be successful in this role:
  • High school diploma or GED, Associate degree in a technical field preferred
  • Construction experience (general knowledge of basic construction and carpentry skills)
  • Experience with high reach lift equipment and working at height
  • Ability to learn the building envelope including wall cladding systems, curtain wall, window and door systems, waterproofing, roofing, etc. and their installation means and methods
  • Working knowledge of test methods and standards associated with testing of these systems or the ability to learn and comprehend these standards
  • Aptitude for working independently on assigned projects
  • Technical competency and ability to effectively communicate with customers and co-workers, both in writing and orally
  • Ability to develop and maintain good rapport with clients and subcontractors
  • Strong planning and organizational skills with the ability to meet changing priorities and strict deadlines
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to develop and maintain good rapport with clients, designers, contractors, etc
  • Good computer skills - Microsoft Office & Outlook
  • Ability to perform work from ladders, boom-lifts, suspended and supported scaffolding, roof levels, etc
  • Ability to routinely lift a minimum of 50 pounds, climb stairs and ladders, bend, crawl, push and pull as needed
  • Valid driver's license and reliable driving record (required)
  • Willingness to travel 75% of the time or more
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen

Why work at Intertek?

Intertek is a world leader in the $250 billion Quality Assurance market, with a proven, high-quality business model and a global network of customer-focused operations and highly engaged subject matter experts. At Intertek, we exercise our spirit of innovation, the passion of our people and our unmatched customer commitment to realize our purpose of making the world an ever better, safer, and more sustainable place for all. Learn more about Our History and What We Do .

Intertek is committed to a safe work environment for our employees and clients. Learn more about our COVID-19 Policy .

What we have to offer:
When Working with Intertek , you can expect salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.

Intertek believes that Our People are our strongest tool for success. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, or who need assistance applying, please email hr.eeoc.data@intertek.com or call 1-877-694-8543 (option #5) to speak with a member of the HR Department.Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification (ATIC) solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Working at Intertek means joining a global network of state-of-the-art facilities and passionate people who deliver superior customer service with a purpose of bringing quality, safety, and sustainability to life.

Posted: 2022-09-17 Expires: 2022-10-16
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