Foreperson with DL -UNION 760030
Utilities Service, LLC
We are currently seeking a **Vegetation Foreperson** to join our team.
**The starting pay range is $23.90-$25.67** **per hour**
+ Receives and interprets tree trimming and spraying orders from a General Foreperson or Line Clearance Supervisor of the utility, which requires the understanding of drawings and symbols representing lines, voltages, line equipment, etc.
+ Plans and lays out daily work for crew.
+ Assigns work for individual crew members and directs crew in performing work according to accepted line clearance practices. Must be capable of adjusting to field requirements and take independent action without close supervision.
+ Enforces safe work practices, as experience, judgment, company policy, and OSHA specifies and conducts safety training in accordance with company policies and procedures.
+ Obtains oral or written permission from property owners to trim or remove trees and apply herbicides. Discusses issues such as obtaining access, power interruption, work to be done, etc., with customer or property owner. Discusses responsibility for apparent damage to property, repairs minor damage, and refers controversial cases to the General Foreperson.
+ Promotes and maintains good customer and public relations through effective completion of assigned work and the appropriate behavior of employees on the crew.
+ Maintains accurate records, timesheets and reports related to the performance of the crew operation. Furnishes General Foreperson and utility representative with reports of orders completed, units of work completed, crew time, and distribution, etc. Periodically furnishes reports on incidents, truck breakdowns, private property damage, new employee follow -up, etc. May be delegated the authority to investigate incident reports, damage claims, etc., and to settle minor damage claims.
+ Controls crew costs, includ