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Civil Construction/Landscape Foreman

Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc.
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Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. in Edmonton, AB


Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. in Edmonton, AB

Full job description

Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for a dynamic and experienced Foreman to join our team immediately:

  • Grading/Earthworks Foreman (Civil)
  • Underground Foreman (Civil)
  • Hardscape Foreman
  • Base Foreman
  • Landscape Foreman
  • Labourer Foreman

From earth moving to shrub planting Wilco does everything in between and with decades of experience we confidently offer services including park construction, sport facilities as well as environmental, landscape and civil earthworks. Wilco is a leader in delivering complex projects to its clients.

This position requires the individual to:

  • Maintain a positive attitude and outlook towards to work performed.
  • Have the ability to work long hours including weekends with paid overtime.
  • Have excellent organizational, written and oral communication skills.
  • Evaluate, train, develop and coach members of the team.
  • Be able to multi-task with changing day-to-day needs.
  • Daily documentation of on-site activities and progress.


  • Being hands-on in field construction directly involved in all aspects of project construction including planning, construction, quantity verification, and safety.
  • Communicating to the project Superintendent upcoming needs for the project including materials, manpower and equipment.
  • Ensures that all work is being done safely and in an efficient manner that maintains Wilco's excellent quality.
  • Ensure subcontractors compliance with specifications and timelines for their scope of work.
  • Responsible for training staff according to Wilco procedures and safe work practices.


  • Valid drivers license.
  • 4 years experience.
  • Demonstrable leadership skills.
  • Solid understanding of equipment operation.
  • Strong numeracy skills, record keeping and technology usage.
  • Ability to read and execute plans, read grade stakes and use laser level.
  • Work unsupervised with a 3-5 person crew.
  • Have advanced knowledge of the fundamental principals of landscaping including grading, planting and hardscape.


  • Competitive wages with overtime pay.
  • Incredible work environment and team atmosphere.

Job Type: Full-time

Application question(s):

  • How many years of Foreman experience do you have?
  • Which construction area do you specialize is: Earthworks, Underground, Hardscape, Base or Landscape?
  • Do you have a valid drivers license and your own transportation?

Work remotely:

  • No