Facility Services Foreman

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Enforce corporate safety policies on the jobsite, providing key responsibility for safety compliance in the field.
  • Implement proactive pre-task safety and execution planning for all work activities before they begin on site.
  • Conduct maintenance of electrical systems.
  • Survey buildings and repair mechanical systems to ensure they are consistent with healthy and safety regulations.
  • Maintain heating and plumbing systems to ensure functionality.
  • Inspect and quickly schedule repairs when needed for alarm systems such as carbon dioxide and fire protection.
  • Assist the Superintendent to maintain the project schedule and manage work in accordance with the schedule.
  • Communicate effectively with the Superintendent, Project Manager, Designers, Tenants, and Owners.
  • Effective timely resolution of conflicts and disputes to minimize delays and claims.
  • Respond quickly in the event of an emergency, notify appropriate personnel and follow safety protocols.


  • Basic understanding of general maintenance processes and methods.
  • Experienced in operating a variety of equipment and small hand tools.
  • Working knowledge of tools, common appliances and devices.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent manual dexterity and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong negotiation skills to resolve field issues with subcontractor, design team and/or owner. Experience with Microsoft Office software, including Word, Outlook, and Excel.


About Fourth Elm Construction

Fourth Elm is a full-service commercial construction company managing the construction process from conception to close-out.  Fourth Elm leverages its extensive retail, automotive and mixed-use project experience to serve our clients’ needs through all phases and types of construction.  Please visit www.fourthelm.com for more information.

To apply, send your resume to Justin Poe and [email protected]