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Job Description: Bridge Carpenter Foreman 
Department: Field 
Location: Apopka, FL


Southland Construction, Inc. is a general contractor providing vertical, heavy highway, and utility construction services in Florida since 1977. Southland has employed as many as 205 full-time experienced people with a wide variety of talents second to none in the construction industry. We perform services for both public and private clients with jobs ranging from $200,000 to $100 million.


Southland Construction, Inc. is looking for foremen with bridge carpentry experience. We strongly encourage our foreman candidates to have a full crew to bring with them.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervise bridge crews in a heavy highway/bridge construction environment to include setting form work, pile driving, drilled shafts, etc.

  • Responsible for planning and managing production and safety on the project

  • Reviews construction plans to determine design and specifications

  • Assists project management in ensuring that all work meets project specification

  • Maintains accurate reporting of materials used and time reporting for the crew

Job Requirements

  • Must have five to seven years’ experience in managing a crew of bridge carpenters, laborers and pile drivers in a heavy highway/bridge construction environment

  • Must be able to read blue prints, and possess hands-on knowledge of every aspect of bridge construction

  • Must possess excellent supervisory and communication skills

  • Must be able to work on average ten (10) hours per day, five days (and occasionally six days) per week. All work is performed outdoors in Florida heat and rain; and around heavy highway traffic areas.

We are an equal opportunity Employer

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