Residential Construction and Remodel Foreman/Supervisor

Spectrum Renovations, Inc. - Nashville, TN


We are looking for a competent Construction Foreman to coordinate operations and oversee workers at various construction sites. A construction foreman has a solid background in the field. Your leadership skills and your extensive experience have earned you the ability to direct the work of others and make quick, informed decisions.

Who you are

You’re a pro at communicating on the page and in person, and you’re great at building relationships. This comes in handy as you lead the team of craftsmen and women building your project. Others consider you a natural leader, and you’re able to seamlessly switch between leading and managing a team, and interacting effectively with customers. You have a knack for staying cool under pressure. Managing large projects under time constraints is no problem because your strong analytical and decision-making skills keep you organized and efficient. Overall, you’re highly committed to operational excellence.

What you’ll do

  • Responsible for scheduling, contract negotiations and project oversight for property construction and remodels
  • Maintain a thorough knowledge of the contract documents and properly plan construction sequencing, staffing and subcontractor coordination.
  • Responsible for field operations of all subcontractors
  • Follow established guidelines and procedures to increase communication and overall efficiencies
  • Be able to properly examine, compare and negotiate subcontractor bids
  • Participate in the planning process by providing budget information to property developers
  • Pre-qualify contractors
  • Develop a bid list for assigned projects, analyze bids and awards project to selected contractor(s)
  • Establish, monitor and update the construction schedule
  • Performs on-site inspections to ensure standards are met and construction is adhering to plans and specifications
  • Track and monitor construction progress through daily foreman meetings, pull planning, and schedule analysis.
  • Ensure positive coordination and liaison between contractor, purchasing and opening units
  • Obtain certificates of occupancy
  • Ensure positive communication and team orientation with members of Development Team, and Construction Team
  • Function as primary liaison between Design, Property Development, Real Estate and Construction on specific concept items
  • Attend work as scheduled to support the ongoing success of the company
  • Recruit and supervise subcontractors from a variety of construction trades.
  • Other duties, responsibilities and special projects as assignedLeading Others

Hire, manage and direct the career development of your team. This includes:

  • Lead the subcontractors, consultants, and field labor of the project team
  • Demonstrate and lead the team in problem solving, conflict resolution, and productivity to achieve project goals
  • Provide forward looking vision for the project, share lessons learned and best practices to ensure the project team is prepared for upcoming challenges
  • Demonstrating effective management, leadership, coaching and development of staff
  • Ensuring your team has the appropriate technical skills, tools and facilities to competently perform their roles
  • Ensuring job responsibilities, goals, objectives and expectations are clearly defined and communicated, work is assigned and distributed appropriately, staff is appropriately trained, and performance issues are addressed in a timely manner
  • Provide formal and informal performance feedback, including discussions of strengths and areas for improvement


- 3-5 years of construction experience

- Emphasis on residential construction

- Strong ability to read, understand, and organize construction documents and specifications

- Strong problem solving skills

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $45,000.00 to $60,000.00 /year


  • Construction: 3 years (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Pay Frequency:

  • Weekly

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • Aggressive -- competitive and growth-oriented
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma