Wood Carpenter - Foreman

Building & Architecture

Nigeria - Port Harcourt & Rivers State | Full Time | NGN Confidential

Job Description/Requirements

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Supervises their crews within their specific area or portion of the project
  • Schedules and coordinates activities of assigned craft workers while communicating and coordinating schedules with other trades
  • Read specifications, such as plans to determine construction requirements or to plan procedures
  • Locate, measure, and mark site locations or placement of structures or equipment, using measuring and marking equipment
  • Record information such as personnel, production, or operational data on specified forms or reports
  • Provide assistance to workers engaged in construction or extraction activities, using hand tools or other equipment
  • Examine and inspect work progress, equipment, and construction sites to verify safety and to ensure that specifications are met
  • Must adhere to safety protocol, and work in a drug-free environment
  • Train and supervise workers on company policies, safety practices, regulations, and procedures


  • 5 years of Construction Foreman experience preferred 
  • Minimum of a high school degree or any vocational school degree.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities; experience managing crews and subcontractors preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively with crew members, project management, subcontractors, and vendors
  • Ability to effectively read and understand work plans
  • Requires ability to climb and maintain balance on scaffold/ladder
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs; may be required to work in adverse weather conditions.
  • Requires the ability to comply with all safety policies and procedures; communicates effectively with co-workers and supervisors to ensure projects are completed properly.
  • Possess a strong work ethic and desire to learn.
  • Requires good manual dexterity; maybe standing, bending, kneeling, or sitting for long periods.
  • Good command of English (Written and Oral)

Location: Bonny Island (Not Limited to)

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications (CVs, Cover letters, and Credentials) using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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