Jacobs Rodbuster Foreman in Victoria, Texas

Rodbuster Foreman


Jacobs Global Field Services is a premier provider of construction, maintenance and capital project solutions. With an ever expanding workforce of both direct hire craft and professional staff, Jacobs Global Field Services provides support to clients in petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical, consumer products, pulp and paper, automotive, mining and metals business lines across multiple markets.

Position Summary

Use machines, equipment, tools and blowtorches to shape steel rods for use in concrete projects.

  • Determines number, size, shape and locations of reinforcing rods from blueprints, sketches or oral instructions

  • Positions and secures steel bars in concrete forms to reinforce concrete

  • Selects and places rod in forms; spacing and fastening them together using wire and pliers

  • Cuts bars to required lengths, using hacksaw, bar cutters or acetylene torch

  • Bend steel rods with hand tools or rod bending machine

  • Reinforce concrete with wire mesh

  • Loads, transports, unloads material, tools, equipment and supplies

  • Additional responsibilities not listed may be required


  • Minimum 4 years industrial construction/maintenance industry experience

  • Physical Requirements:

  • Climbing, Balancing, Stooping, Kneeling, Crouching, Crawling, Reaching, Standing, Walking, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting, Fingering, Grasping, Feeling, Repetitive Motions

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you?ll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Texas-Victoria

Travel No

Req ID: FIE0006W3