Pile Driver Foreman in Charleston, SC at SJ Hamill Construction, LLC

Date Posted: 9/16/2023

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Job Description

SJ Hamill’s mission is to build an efficient, smart, and above all safe construction business. We focus on controlled, steady growth while building high quality, lasting structures for the communities and owners they serve.

  • Reports To: Project Superintendent

    Job Type: Full Time/Hourly

    Position Summary

    • Must be able to manage crew to set rig and set piles (square and round concrete piles, steel pipe piles) in the proper location and drive them to grade using hydraulic, diesel, or vibratory hammers. 
    • Must have proper knowledge of using and maintaining any type of power equipment required to fulfill job description.
    • Must understand and comply with all Company safety policies and procedures while performing job duties and directing crew.

  • Qualifications:

    • 3+ Years’ experience in foreman position.
    • Manage Pile Driving Crew. 
    • Handle, attach, and remove rigging from piling, pile hammer, and hammer leads.
    • Operates winches to align barge at proper location.
    • Install and remove pile templates.
    • Operate pile hammers.
    • Signal cranes.
    • Cut off piles at proper elevation.
    • Work from heights (pile drivers will typically be required to climb pile driving leads or work out of a manlift wearing fall protection.
    • Rigging and signaling certification preferred.

  • Necessary Attributes:

    • Understand construction safety standards and productively work safely.
    • Able to follow directions.
    • Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency.
    • Team player with strong interpersonal skills
    • Self-starter.
    • Dedicated and hard working
    • Willing to work out of town and travel to project locations.
    • Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation.
    • Drug Free.

  • Work Environment/ Physical Demands:

    Capable of working outside or on the water in variable climates, traversing large active construction sites, and working around welding, cutting, grinding, marine vessels, heavy equipment, cranes, dirt, dust, noise, and vibrations. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands, arms, shoulders, legs, reach with hands and arms and verbally communicate clearly. The employee is sometimes required to climb or balance. Ability to lift and or carry 50 lbs. 

SJ Hamill Construction, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.


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