To ensure that your application is processed successfully please include a copy of:

  1. Proof of hours (Blue book, ROE, letters from previous employers)
  2. All required safety tickets (CSTS, Fall Protection, H2S Alive)


Edmonton, Alberta

Kandrea fosters an environment of co-operation, team work and leadership for all personnel, along with competitive wages and a comprehensive benefit package. Kandrea is expanding rapidly and we are currently seeking Insulation Foremen for miscellaneous projects in the Edmonton area. All successful candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol test.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides day-to-day direction to direct reports
  • Coordinates manpower to support daily operations
  • Assigns project tasks and goals to the team
  • Ensures materials are prepared and ready for crew to complete assigned tasks
  • Ensures all work is completed according to schedule as well as meeting OHSA, Kandrea and client safety requirements
  • Coordinates project releases with client
  • Maintains and enforces safe work practices
  • Submits safety and quality documentation to administration
  • Understands client priorities and assign manpower and resources as required
  • Manages project hours and progress tracking
  • Provides feedback and mentorship to team members
  • Works with the Branch Manager regarding employee performance management
  • Ensures quality control by repairing items not in compliance
  • Interprets isometric and process blueprints to complete on-site duties
  • Regularly communicates work progress, schedule variances, crew and safety performance to the site Superintendent and Project Manager
  • Communicates with other trades regarding progress and timelines
  • Safety is everyone’s responsibility and you are responsible to look out for yourself and those around you

Education & Experience

  • Minimum 5 years experience in construction management
  • Previous experience as a qualified tradesman an asset*
  • Proven ability to work with large manpower requirements*
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to maintain the following safety tickets: CTS, H2S Alive, Fall Protection


  • Strong interpersonal, communication, customer service skills
  • Ability to make decisions and problem solve in a complex environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to analyse, take initiative and be adaptable
  • Provide leadership within a team environment
  • Strong organizational time management skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize multiple demands

Physical & Other Requirements

  • Active drivers licence is required
  • Ability to use all hand tools for insulation construction
  • Ability to lift, bend, kneel, crouch, crawl, climb use hand tools and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to be exposed to various types of environments

Key Competencies

  • Supervision of Staff – Ability to build and manage a team of high performing employees
  • Developing Employees – Ability to provide employees with feedback and training that allows them to develop in their role
  • Management of Assets – Ability to responsibly manage and maintain company equipment and assets
  • Managing Suppliers & Contractors – Ability to maintain strong relationships with suppliers and contractors
  • Quality Assurance – Ensures all quality assurance processes have been followed and products/services meet quality standards
  • Safety – Ensures health and safety is a daily focus by acting in a safe manner at all times
  • Field Operations – Ability to lead field operations and effectively meet business targets

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