Sheet Metal Foreman (Commercial Construction)

Location Placentia
Contact name: April Pecho

Contact email:
Job ref: 3293
Published: 12 months ago

Commercial HVAC/Sheet Metal Foreman

Permanent, full-time job offering an excellent salary and benefits package.


  • Review specs. Submittals, prints, schedule, estimate, etc. 

  • Coordinate a project with other trades and sub-contractors 

  • Identify any prefab. / seismic requirements / coring / firestop etc. 

  • Identify areas in the sheet metal to be detailed. 

  • Review and approve detailed prefab drawings/spool sheets and submit to trade superintendent for final sign off then submit to prefab shop for prefabrication 

  • Build a project workforce loading graph based on the project schedule 

  • Draw any isometric drawings required, then submit to detailing to spool for prefab. 

  • Take off all other systems, not prefab or covered on an isometric drawing such as hangers, inserts & shields, consumable items, etc. 

  • Run crews of 4 to 20 

  • Conduct daily huddle with the crew, discuss with the crew tasks, responsibilities, and goals 

  • Know all trade equipment and systems, read prints. 

  • Assure quality craftsmanship 

  • Understand the importance of maintaining an appropriate/efficient crew rate 

  • Do 2 & 5-week look ahead 

  • Do weekly & monthly labor tracking & daily logs. 

  • Update as-built and progress drawings as necessary 

  • Do weekly safety meetings. 

  • Do foreman rough-in checklist per area. 

  • Do final foreman checklist per area. 

  • Submit RFI when necessary 

  • Identify tools needed for projects. 

  • Know your labor and material budgets. 

  • Know where your job cost is always with labor $ and material cost 

  • Lead by example 


  • 3+ years of experience working as a Foreman 

  • 8+ years in commercial HVAC/Sheet Metal installation experience

  • Local and stable work-history