Fort Worth, Texas

Great Southwestern Construction, a subsidiary of MYR Group, is looking for qualified General Foreman to lead overhead electrical distribution crews on projects throughout the state of Texas. Travel is required.

Duties:

  • Provide direct supervision and technical guidance of crews performing maintenance and construction activities on all electrical distribution projects.
  • Responsible for coordinating essential personnel on-site for the project to include crew mobilization
  • Communicate and enforce all safety regulations
  • Manage supplies, materials and equipment
  • Assist with planning, directing and budget activities concerned with the project
  • Read and interpret site plans, construction drawings, and scopes of work
  • Communicate directly with Superintendents, Construction Managers, Project Managers, Field Crews and other project personnel as required
  • Understand and follow detailed construction schedules

 Qualifications

  • Documentation of completion of a journeyman program or certificate is required
  • Prior experience as a Foreman, General Foreman or Superintendent highly preferred
  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings, blueprints and scopes of work
  • Must be able to coordinate and collaborate with multiple personnel from the field to the office
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home
  • Experience with digger derricks, bucket trucks, trenchers, and groundwork with utility crews is preferred
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, have good teamwork skills and able to understand, comprehend, and follow directions in the workplace
  • Must have a quality work ethic and be committed to optimum customer service
  • Must be able to work additional hours
  • A high awareness of safety and compliance with company safety rules is required at all times

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Apply at: www.gswc.us.  If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

 Qualifications

  • Documentation of completion of a journeyman program or certificate is required
  • Prior experience as a Foreman, General Foreman or Superintendent highly preferred
  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings, blueprints and scopes of work
  • Must be able to coordinate and collaborate with multiple personnel from the field to the office
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home
  • Experience with digger derricks, bucket trucks, trenchers, and groundwork with utility crews is preferred
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, have good teamwork skills and able to understand, comprehend, and follow directions in the workplace
  • Must have a quality work ethic and be committed to optimum customer service
  • Must be able to work additional hours
  • A high awareness of safety and compliance with company safety rules is required at all times

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Apply at: www.gswc.us.  If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Fort Worth, Texas

What we do is not for the faint of heart. It requires skill, dedication, teamwork, bravery, endurance, and the ability to stay calm under pressure. The work is challenging, but the rewards are plentiful. Every project we build nationwide ensures millions of American can reap the benefits of reliable and secure electrical networks and systems for years to come. What we do makes a difference in peoples’ lives…every day.

We support transitioning service members and military veterans seeking civilian employment. We believe military veterans possess unique skills, training, and experiences that make them highly qualified candidates for a number of positions within our organization.

 

With roots dating to 1891 and 7,200+ employees, MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group) is a publicly traded holding company of specialty electrical construction companies. MYR Group and our family of brands provide large-scale electrical construction services throughout the U.S. and western Canada. The following values guide and inspire us and help to shape our behavior and culture: Safety, Respect, Responsiveness, Creativity, Integrity, Initiative, and Teamwork. The skills, talents and commitment of our employees is what built our company from our humble beginnings to the thriving organization we are today.

We are growing and have career opportunities available for a wide range of positions throughout North America. If you want to be part of a company whose work impacts everyone (building the infrastructure that powers our lives), this is the place. We are committed to enabling a safe, supportive, and inclusive work environment. A workplace culture built on shared values and mutual respect, where teamwork and collaboration come naturally and support flows freely. A place where you will truly be valued for your contributions as an individual and as a team member.

Throughout our history, our teams have partnered with utilities, power companies, and commercial clients to deliver some of the largest electrical infrastructure, notable commercial and industrial, and renewable energy projects. We have been consistently recognized as one of the top five specialty electrical construction firms by Engineering News-Record. Our efforts and accomplishments received worldwide recognition as we were named to Fortune’s 2020 list of 100 Fastest-Growing Companies.

MYR Group consists of the following subsidiaries: The L.E. Myers Co.; Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc.; Harlan Electric Company; MYR Energy Services, Inc.; Great Southwestern Construction, Inc.; E.S. Boulos Company; High Country Line Construction, Inc. and MYR Group Construction Canada, Ltd. MYR Group Construction Canada is a Canadian holding company of Western Pacific Enterprises Ltd. (WPE).

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