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Grading Foreman

Job Summary

The Grading Foreman is responsible for the safety, production and quality of various earth-moving projects involving scrapers and other support equipment. Coordination and cooperation with other onsite operations is necessary.


  • Manage earth-moving projects; mass earthwork and grading
  • Oversee the operation of equipment such as scraper, motor grader, loader, etc.
  • Complete, compile, oversee and submit various paperwork related to safety, equipment, etc.
  • Assisting in crew selection as needed


High school diploma/GED


  • Prior experience successfully managing mass earthwork and grading
  • Familiarity with mass earthmoving best practices and principles
  • Class C license
  • Reliable attendance
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Computer timecard and diary entry (training available)
  • Capable of personnel management and accountability
  • Must be able to work in a safety-conscious manner


  • Class A license
  • Experience in equipment maintenance
  • Ability to proficiently operate a scraper, motor grader, loader, compactor, dozer, excavator



At CalPortland, we're proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees. Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. That's why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from. All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans. Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program. The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA regulated on-going drug and alcohol testing.


Grading Foreman

Job Req ID:  2141
Job Type:  Hourly - Full-Time

Nearest Major Market: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

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