Have You Ever Thought About Being A Construction Foreman?

Have You Ever Thought About Being A Construction Foreman?

A construction foreman is an individual who is responsible for planning and coordinating building projects

Have you ever considered a career in construction? There are many opportunities available to you if you are trying to break into the construction industry. Reliable Contracting is always actively seeking individuals who are interested in joining our team. For example, we are always looking for more pipelayers who would be responsible for installing county/city and community water, sewer and storm drain systems. A job like this opens the door for many opportunities to grow within the construction industry and take on new roles, like a construction foreman. With that said, here is a brief overview of what it means to be a construction foreman!

Job Overview

Are you an organized individual who possess excellent time and leadership skills? A construction foreman is an individual who is responsible for planning and coordinating building projects. To become a construction foreman, you need to have experience managing a team, delegating responsibilities, and have considerable knowledge of the building process and the industry. You will be in charge of leading the construction team throughout the process. Your role as the foreman will depend on the trade. There are a few different types of foremans such as residential and commercial construction.

Qualifications Required

This will depend greatly on the particular industry you are a part of. Sometimes, a company will require you obtain certain pieces of training and certifications before you can begin the role. There are also other instances where less is required of you. Sometimes, you are not even required to have a college a degree; however, if you want to have a leg up on competition, you will benefit from having an associates degree in construction management or another related field. It is also important to note that in order to succeed as a foreman, you will need strong budgeting and math skills. You will need to be able to crunch numbers at many points, such as cost analysis and on the job calculations.


Reliable is dedicated to delivering quality products, displaying professionalism within the firm, seeking new opportunities for expansion and profitability, and providing an environment for individual success. If you have a commercial or residential construction project that you need taken care of, please contact Anne Arundel County’s largest site-work contractor today by calling 410-987-0313 or visiting our website. You can also follow Reliable Contracting on Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Twitter!

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