The MasTec Companies

Underground Foreman

Job Locations US-TX-Belton
Posted Date 3 days ago(1/24/2023 3:23 PM)
Requisition ID
# of Openings


MasTec Communications Group allows you to utilize your telecom construction expertise. MasTec Communications Group takes great pride in providing engineering, construction, design, and management solutions that meet the growing telecommunications needs throughout the United States. Join our fast-growing team of professionals and help us provide the highest level of quality service to our customers and communities while maintaining our commitment to safety. Join us in expanding technology for a better community. 


MasTec is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans, and their families - Thank You for Your Service! Active military, transitioning service members, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. MOS Codes 12H, 3E251, 3E271, 4305 relate well to this position. 


Benefits at MasTec Communications Group, we want to be the best place you could ever work! Launching your career with MasTec gives you access to a variety of opportunities in a challenging, rewarding, and innovative global environment. We are committed to providing a work environment that fosters education, training, and certification on the latest technology and processes. Plus, we offer competitive compensation and full benefits. Benefits include:


Financial Security 


  • 401(k) with company match 
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP) 
  • Life insurance 
  • Short-term and Long-term disability 
  • Red Wing Boot Voucher 


Health and Wellness 


  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance 
  • HSA flexible spending 
  • Dependent care flexible spending 
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) 


Work/Life Balance 


  • Paid time off 
  • Paid holidays 
  • Family and medical leave 
  • Bereavement leave 


Employee Referral Program 


Refer someone who delivers excellence just like you and receive a $1,000 incentive for a referral that becomes a permanent hire! 


We meet your commitment with competitive pay and benefits. If this sounds like you, let’s talk. Build your career with MasTec! 


MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also MasTec's policy to comply with all applicable state, federal and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions.


Job Summary

The Underground Foreman oversees all construction activities of a crew involved in the installation, construction, maintenance and repair of underground utility infrastructure.

Ideal candidate should have advanced knowledge of work practices related to the utility construction field to support underground construction. 


  • Use your knowledge and skills in construction to build, repair and maintain projects 
  • Work in outdoor utility construction sites 
  • Troubleshoot problems as they arise in the field 
  • Train your crew on various kinds of tools and equipment 
  • Operate backhoes, dozer, cable plow, air compressors, trenchers, hydraulic reel trailers & other types of machinery. 
  • Manage all aspects of job-site construction 
  • Lead, teach, and guide members of crew ensuring a focus on safety, compliance with established project plans, efficiency and cost management. 
  • Organizes and monitors the work of all crew personnel for timely job completion; direct day-to-day field operations, providing the necessary technical guidance, leadership and quality inspections of crew.
  • Responsible for strict compliance of company safety policies and procedures, including proactive involvement with safety meetings, assistance in the investigation of claims, communication of lessons learned to crews and various training programs designed to improve overall safety performance.
  • Ensure field paperwork including daily work reports (DWR’s), DOT trip sheets, daily job briefs, change orders, equipment maintenance and/ or tool requests are accurately completed and submitted on time.
  • Actively participate in Pre-job and in-progress jobs meetings with Area Manager, Estimators and Project Administrators.
  • Coordinate the effective use of fleet and tools within the operating unit, working closely with area Fleet Manager and Tool Manager.


  • Safety is a part of your day to day 
  • You are looking for long term projects 
  • Embrace the challenge of coaching and mentoring your team 
  • You know the telecom construction industry 
  • Coax Splicing, Fiber Splicing, Directional Drilling, Aerial and Underground Construction, etc. 
  • You have a track record of completing work with a high level of quality 
  • You have a knack for figuring out hard problems and enjoy a hands-on approach to your work 
  • High School Diploma, (4 year post-secondary education preferred), or equivalent work experience in Utility Construction field.
  • 3 years’ relevant Construction field experience.
  • Experience in overseeing construction activities and strong knowledge of construction and utility industry practices. 
  • Advanced technical knowledge with underground utility construction and experience supervising construction activities
  • Valid Commercial Driver's License (Class A) preferred and/or ability to obtain one within an agreed upon timeframe.


#MasTecCommunicationsGroup #MasTecCommunicationsCareers #ByersEngineeringCompany #DecisiveCommunications #MasTecNetworkSolutions #QuadGen #RhinoCableServices #RJCarrollCompany #SEFNCOCommunications #WycoFieldServices #MasTecFamily


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed