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Assistant General Foreman

  • Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
  • Location: Bristol
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction , Civil Engineering/Infrastructure
  • Job reference: BBBH381920

Job description

Working with a major Tier 1 civil engineering contractor I am currently recruiting for an Assistant General Foreman to join their team to be a key member of their growing highways division in the South West of England. The role will report to the Senior Works Manager to manage and supervise site resources to ensure the key construction deliverables are met. There will be a focus on earthworks and bridge construction.

Key Responsibilities:

Support in controlling all physical elements of the work from commencement through to the issue of the Defects Certificate. This will include but not limited to:

  • Involvement in day-to-day management of all site based construction works
  • Ensuring that all site activities are executed in a safe manner, where the risk to health and safety of all persons coming onto the project is eliminated by competent careful coordination of the works thereby managing the HS&E culture on site to meet our stringent targets and expectations
  • Ensure that comprehensive records are maintained of the day-to-day construction activities
  • Ensure there is effective coordination of all persons working on the project
  • Ensure that both Temporary works and Permanent works are executed in accordance with the associated designs
  • To maintain and maximise quality of service and delivery
  • Human resource management using both direct and subcontract labour
  • Careful material / plant management to meet programme and financial objectives
  • Assisting in the planning and programming of all on and off site activities
  • Adherence to all Business Management Systems
  • Customer engagement standards are maintained using appropriate support services where required
  • Promote correct behaviours to affect positive change in mindset and beliefs throughout site
  • The General Foreman is expected to be self-motivated, with the ability to perform the role successfully without the need for daily supervision

The ideal candidate will be a computer savvy Foreman with civil engineering experience ideally in bridge building and earthworks experience.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Strong track record working for a main contractor in Civil Engineering within major projects and/or highways is ideal
  • Experience in the construction of highways and bridges
  • Extensive experience in the construction of similar projects with significant experience at supervisory level must be demonstrated
  • 4 day First Aid training preferred

The opportunities for personal and professional development within this business are a huge selling point. As one of the major names nationally within the built environment sector you will have opportunities for promotion with excellent performance and the opportunity to cross into different sectors and project types that aren't available in most businesses.

Salary and package available for this position is in the region of £35,000 to £38,000 dependent on skills and abilities. A company car or car allowance and generous benefits package will also be provided.

Please apply with your up to date CV for immediate consideration

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