Careers

Bear General Contractors is one of Florida’s premier commercial contractors because of the strong individuals we employ.  We are pleased that you are interested in joining our team.  Positions currently available are listed below.

We are committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, disability, or any other protected status in accordance with the requirements of all federal, state, and local laws.

Positions Available:

Concrete Finisher

Job Requirements

  • Setting forms that hold the concrete in place.
  • Cleaning and inspecting surfaces for pouring issues.
  • Directing the casting of the concrete with the truck driver.
  • Pouring, smoothing, and leveling concrete using a rake, trowel, float, and screed. This includes handheld tools and power tool versions.
  • Monitoring the effects of the weather on the curing process.
  • Applying sealing and hardening components.
  • Safely operating power vibrator to ensure the concrete is compacted.
  • Molding and constructing expansion joints using joiners and edging tools.
  • Polishing surface using a power surfacing machine.

Skills & Education

  • High school diploma.
  • Minimum 2 years work experience as a concrete laborer or mason.
  • Ability to stand for long periods.
  • Ability to lift heavy materials and work long hours.
  • Ability to kneel for long periods.
  • Knowledge of hand-held and power tools including power vibrators, polishers, cutting saws, and edging tools.
  • Able to work shifts, at night and on public holidays as required.
  • PAY will be determined based on experience!

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

To apply: (choose one)

  • Click the “Apply Nowbutton below to complete an application online
  • Send resume to hr@beargc.com
  • Or apply in person or by mail to:  Bear General Contractors 1216 N Palafox St Pensacola FL 32501

We offer competitive salaries and fringe benefits.
An Equal Opportunity Employer/AA, DFWP, We Honor Those Who Have Served.
Position open until filled.

Laborer

Job Requirements

  • Operate and care for construction equipment and machines.
  • Help equipment operators, carpenters, and other skilled labor when necessary.
  • Prep construction sites by cleaning obstacles and hazards.
  • Load or unload construction materials.
  • Put together and take apart temporary structures, such as scaffolding.
  • Remove, fill, or compact earth.
  • Follow instructions from supervisors.
  • Assist craft workers.
  • Ready to learn from on-the-job training when necessary.
  • Perform site clean-up.
  • PAY will be determined by experience!

Skills & Education

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma.
  • Ability to do physical labor and other strenuous physical tasks.
  • Ability to work in all weather.
  • Workers must be punctual and reliable.
  • Must have experience as a general laborer in the construction industry.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Construction: 1 year (Required)

To apply: (choose one)

  • Click the “Apply Now” button below to complete an application online
  • Send resume to hr@beargc.com
  • Or apply in person or by mail to:  Bear General Contractors 1216 N Palafox St Pensacola FL 32501

We offer competitive salaries and fringe benefits.
An Equal Opportunity Employer/AA, DFWP, We Honor Those Who Have Served.
Position open until filled.

Construction Superintendent

Job Requirements

  • Direct day-to-day on-site supervision of field labor force including assistants, foremen, subcontractors, and other construction related personnel
  • Assist Sr. Project Manager in the supervision and responsibility of the total construction effort in accordance with design, budget, quality, and schedule
  • Assist with providing technical assistance (interpretation of drawings, recommendation of construction methods and equipment, etc.) as required, including mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection
  • Inspection of Contractor or (Sub)Contract operations to ensure compliance with Contract
  • Review and approve Trade Contractor Payment Applications with Project Manager
  • Maintain good relationships with internal and external clients, including representatives of Owner, Architect/Engineer and Partners
  • Develop and maintain site logistics plan, in coordination with Sr. Project Manager
  • Development of Quality Assurance & Controls; Conduct quality inspections
  • Coordinate site testing and inspection efforts
  • Monitor costs, including labor time and material
  • Communicate and enforce Safety and Health Management Program
  • Demonstrate commitment to an Injury-Free Environment through own actions and mentoring others
  • Manage schedules, including preparation of detailed short-term schedules and ensuring all activities take place on or ahead of scheduled dates
  • Prepare and submit Superintendent’s Daily Reports to document weather and field conditions, trade and subcontractor manpower, progress and conditions impacting the project, as well as Accident Reports, Quality Reports, etc.
  • Conduct subcontractor meetings
  • Attend and participate in project meetings
  • Providing training and education to support field superintendents and engineers.

Job Skills and Abilities

  • Computer knowledge and efficiency, including Microsoft Office products
  • Knowledge of project management software programs
  • Broad understanding of industry
  • Familiarity with requirements of drawings and specifications and with terms and conditions of Project Contracts, Subcontracts and Purchase Orders
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good math/accounting skills
  • Strong management skills
  • Strong ability to read drawings and specifications
  • Functions effectively as part of a team
  • Exhibits strong leadership qualities
  • Ability to always maintain discretion and confidentiality
  • Delegates work appropriately
  • Strong decision making/problem solving skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 – $90,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Experience:

  • Superintendent: 2 years (Required)

To apply: (choose one)

  • Click the Apply Now” button below to complete an application online
  • Send resume to hr@beargc.com
  • Or apply in person or by mail to:  Bear General Contractors 1216 N Palafox St Pensacola FL 32501

We offer competitive salaries and fringe benefits.
An Equal Opportunity Employer/AA, DFWP, We Honor Those Who Have Served.
Position open until filled.

Project Manager

Job description

  • Experience in Construction Management & Design Build Process
  • Oversee multiple commercial construction projects from start to finish
  • Develop project schedules, plan materials, and purchase orders, ensuring work is within outlined project scope
  • Responsible for qualifying sub-contractor estimates and bids, performing project buyouts, and managing subcontractors’ progress against plan
  • Oversee the construction schedule, budget, and ensure project is completed within deadline and budget
  • Perform a key role in project planning, budgeting, and identification of resources needed
  • Project accounting functions including managing the budget, tracking of team expenses, and minimizing exposure and risk in the project
  • Ensure all construction activities move according to pre-determined schedule
  • Devise the project work plans and make revisions as and when needs arises
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with the sub-Contractors responsible for completing various phases of the project
  • Periodic inspection of assigned construction sites
  • Ensure project documents are complete and accurate
  • Managing client and consultant meetings, and client approval of progress payments and variations
  • Proactively managing all issues in relation to site occupational health and safety to minimize accidents and lost time
  • Preparing any necessary work flow schedules and monitoring same to enable meeting of reporting deadlines
  • Informing the Management team on the progress of work
  • Develop strategies to promote efficient and cost effective work practices and monitor and analyze work practices and cost factors within the project team
  • Experience with ProCore and Viewpoint’s Spectrum is preferred
  • Experience with medical construction is preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 – $100,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Experience:

  • Project management: 2 years (Required)

To apply: (choose one)

  • Click the Apply Now” button below to complete an application online
  • Send resume to hr@beargc.com
  • Or apply in person or by mail to:  Bear General Contractors 1216 N Palafox St Pensacola FL 32501

We offer competitive salaries and fringe benefits.
An Equal Opportunity Employer/AA, DFWP, We Honor Those Who Have Served.
Position open until filled.