Underground Foreman

Location: SC, VA & MI

Job Type: Full-Time, up to 60hrs/week

About Wolf Line Construction 

Wolf Line Construction operates in partnership with its clients to provide fiber optic and energized space installations throughout the U.S. Wolf Line Construction will leverage its combined experience, industry expertise/relationships, committed team, and network of line work professionals to appropriately resource and execute works for its clients. 

Job Description 

The Underground Foreman is responsible for the daily supervising and installation of fiber optic cable in an underground environment. Foreman is responsible to recognize, assess and control potentially hazardous situations in addition to maintaining the safety of the crews by giving direction regarding procedures, road safety, trench safety and general oversight, thus helping to maximize productivity and efficiency.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise multiple crews

  • Daily presentation of Task Hazard Analysis

  • Daily record-keeping of completed work

  • Installation of fiber optic cable, conduit and hand-holes

  • Knowledge of multiple methods of installation HDD, Missile Bore, Plowing, Cable placement

  • Manage materials

  • Job planning

  • Maintain safety policies and procedures

  • Other duties may be assigned consistent with job description


  • 3-5 years supervisory experience in underground installation

  • High School diploma or GED required

  • Previous experience and knowledge of underground utility construction a must

  • Working knowledge of HDD set up, and operations

  • Knowledge and understanding of reading drawings and ability to follow specifications

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with crew, leadership,

  • and clients

  • Ethical Conduct

  • Personal effectiveness and credibility

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • OSHA 10 or 30 Certification a plus

  • Current CPR Certification

  • Function effectively as an integral part of a team

  • Must be able to meet physical demands of the position

  • Safe operation of company vehicle and equipment

  • Work safely in all conditions

  • Possess knowledge of Industry standard safe working practices

  • Ability to work out of town/travel

  • Pre-employment drug screen

  • Must have reliable transportation, valid drivers license, and clean driving record

  • Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

  • Must be available to travel to various sites as required outside of SC

Salary & Benefits

  • Wolf Line Construction offers competitive wages, 401K, health insurance and performance bonus

Wolf Line Construction (“WLC”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition (including breastfeeding), or any other basis protected by law.