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General Foreman AMP7

  • Location: Basford, Stoke-on-Trent
  • Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Negotiable based on experience
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted over 1 year ago

  • Sector: Water, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Tim Smyth
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0121 200 5520
  • Expiry Date: 31 January 2023
  • Job Ref: 399884TSH

Job Title:              General Foreman
Location:             Derby/Nottingham
Sector:                  Water, Infrastructure, Civil Engineering
Region:                 Severn Trent Water
Job Type:             Permanent role
Salary:                  £35,000 - £40,000 Per Annum + Package (Negotiable on relevant experience)

Job Description:

Our client, a growing Civil Engineering contractor, who operate within the Water sector, have an excellent opportunity available for a General Foreman to join their team on a permanent basis, working on contracts for one of their key clients: Severn Trent Water. The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience helping to deliver AMP6 Waste/Clean Water projects within the Severn Trent Water region.

The role will suit candidates with infra/non-infrastructure water experience, who have worked at either Site Supervisor, General Foreman or Works Manager level.

Daily duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Work with the Site Manager / Project Manager, to help deliver upcoming schemes.
  • Ordering plant, labour and materials.
  • Managing labour force and subcontract workforce as and when required.
  • Leading toolbox talks, daily briefings and site inductions.
  • Working with the Site Manager and commercial team to raise early warning notices.
  • Promote the highest levels of health and safety on site.
  • Liaise with stakeholders on public facing projects.
  • Ensure your work force is working safely, effectively and efficiently.
  • Reading drawings with the site engineer to coordinate gangs and overcome design difficulties.
  • Ensure risk assessments and method statements and being adhered to.
  • Manage and coordinate site activities in line with the programme.

Candidates will ideally have:

  • Previous experience working within the Water industry – AMP6 Experience ideal (Waste/Clean Water experience is preferred but other infrastructure experience will be considered, if transferable).
  • A valid NVQ / SMSTS Certificate / CSCS Card / First Aid Certificate etc. (EUSR, Confined Spaces, NRSWA etc also advantageous).
  • Demonstrable ability to motivate and manage people
  • Excellent communication skills.

For more information or to apply for the role, please contact Tim Smyth on 0121 200 5520.