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General Foreman

  • Location: Rotherham
  • Salary: £0 - 52k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Jack Burton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Expiry Date: 07 December 2023
  • Job Ref: 405000JBU

General Foreman – South Yorkshire

My Client is a leading construction and infrastructure development company dedicated to promoting sustainable transportation and active travel solutions in South Yorkshire. They are committed to enhancing the region's infrastructure to create safer, more accessible, and environmentally friendly travel options. As a General Foreman, you will play a pivotal role in making these visions a reality.

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced General Foreman to oversee and manage active travel scheme construction projects in South Yorkshire. The General Foreman will lead a team of construction workers, ensuring that projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards. This role requires a strong commitment to safety, excellent leadership skills, and a deep understanding of active travel infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage active travel scheme projects, including planning, execution, and completion.
  • Lead, motivate, and supervise construction teams, ensuring they work efficiently and safely.
  • Ensure that all work is carried out to high-quality standards and in compliance with project specifications and relevant regulations.
  • Implement and enforce safety policies and procedures to ensure a safe working environment for all employees and contractors.
  • Coordinate and allocate resources, including equipment, materials, and labour, to optimize project performance.
  • Monitor project progress, identify potential issues, and take corrective actions to keep projects on schedule.
  • Act as a key point of contact for clients, subcontractors, and other stakeholders, providing regular updates on project status.
  • Help manage project budgets, including cost estimation, cost control, and reporting.
  • Maintain accurate project records, including daily reports, timesheets, and other relevant documentation.
  • Resolve any issues that may arise during construction, such as delays, design changes, or unexpected site conditions.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the North of England’s largest construction companies who have exciting plans for near future in the region. For more information on this role please contact Jack Burton on 07809426902 or via email on