Foreperson, General Trades
City : Burnaby
Category : Other
Industry : Education
Employer : British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)
BCIT's General Trades department is seeking a regular, full-time (1.0 FTE) Foreperson, General Trades. The Foreperson is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations within his or her specific area. This includes supervision of staff, delegating and monitoring work, planning and implementing safety preventative maintenance programs. The Foreperson ensures that work done internally and by contractors meets regulatory and safety requirements. The Foreperson is required to make fast, quality decisions relating to buildings infrastructure, electrical, mechanical and planning issues including troubleshooting emergency situations which could directly impact both public safety and smooth business operations. Specific duties may vary depending on area of specialization (electrical, mechanical or general trades).