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General Foreman

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £250 - 300 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Joe Lunt
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 14 June 2023
  • Job Ref: 402270JLT

Job Title: General Foreman - Reinforced Concrete Frame Construction

Location: Manchester City Centre

Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per shift CIS/LTD

Duration: 20 weeks

Company Overview: A reputable construction company specializing in high-quality commercial and residential projects. With a strong commitment to excellence. Currently seeking an experienced and motivated General Foreman to join the team for an exciting reinforced concrete frame project in Manchester.

Job Summary: As the General Foreman, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the construction of a reinforced concrete frame project in Manchester. You will lead a team of skilled workers, coordinate with subcontractors, and ensure that the project is executed efficiently and to the highest standards of quality and safety. This is a hands-on role that requires strong leadership abilities, excellent communication skills, and a solid understanding of reinforced concrete frame construction.


  • Manage and supervise the daily activities of the construction site, ensuring compliance with project plans, specifications, and safety regulations.
  • Coordinate with project managers to develop detailed construction schedules, set targets, and allocate resources effectively.
  • Lead and motivate a team of workers, subcontractors, and tradespeople, providing guidance, training, and support as required.
  • Monitor construction progress, identify and address any issues or delays promptly, and implement corrective actions to keep the project on track.
  • Conduct regular site inspections to ensure adherence to quality standards and specifications.
  • Collaborate with the project team to resolve technical problems, interpret drawings and specifications, and make sound decisions.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of project activities, including daily reports, labor and material usage, and progress photographs.
  • Foster a culture of safety on the construction site, enforce compliance with health and safety regulations, and promote a safe working environment.
  • Liaise with clients, architects, engineers, and other stakeholders to provide updates on project status and address any concerns or queries.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Proven experience as a General Foreman or similar role in reinforced concrete frame construction projects.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction processes, techniques, and best practices related to reinforced concrete frame works.
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to manage and motivate a diverse workforce effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate and build positive relationships with stakeholders.
  • Solid understanding of health and safety regulations and the ability to enforce compliance on the construction site.
  • Proficient in reading and interpreting construction drawings, specifications, and technical documents.
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving abilities, with the capacity to multitask and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Relevant certifications or qualifications in construction management, site supervision, or a related field are desirable.


If you are interested in the above position please contact Joe Lunt at Anderselite on 0161 829 3980 or