Montgomery City County Personnel

Building Construction Foreman (#CI2391)

Pay Grade


Nature of Work

The essential reason this position exists, is to oversee construction, maintenance, and/or repair projects for City facilities that may include the supervision of carpentry crews working on those projects. Incumbents interpret all parts of design drawings and may estimate quantities or volume of components shown. They oversee, coordinate, and/or perform activities relative to all facets of project, such as site engineering, grading, building layout, plumbing, electrical, etc. They ensure that projects are completed according to plans, specifications, and within budget. Work is performed under the general supervision of a Building Construction Supervisor. Incumbents generally carry out assignments with considerable independence and have some latitude in developing procedures and methods. The distinguishing characteristics of this classification as compared to the Carpenter II classification include responsibility for supervising and participating in journey-level carpentry work as well as the additional experience required to oversee construction, maintenance and/or repair projects. In addition, Foreman are accountable for the work performance of their assigned workers.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED equivalent.  Four (4) years of experience as a journeyman carpenter in rough and/or finished carpentry work with one (1) year of related supervisory experience.

NOTE:    Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.


CLASS: CI2391; EST: ; REV: 10/2/2018;